Stories tagged: "elections"


File photo, 2016 (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
I’m a Republican. Everyone — Including My Party — Should Embrace Voting By Mail.

The time is now for the federal government and the states to secure adequate funds to prepare for a November election that doesn’t require the majority of voters to congregate at the polls on Election Day.

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Trump’s Attacks on Vote-by-Mail May Hurt GOP’s Total

Polling indicates that Trump’s public complaints about mail voting have turned some Republicans against the practice.

Washington High School was one of Milwaukee's five polling places open on April 7. The city's voters overwhelmingly approved a recurring $87 million referendum to improve Milwaukee Public Schools. Across the state, Wisconsinites approved more than 90 percent of school referenda on ballots this month, totaling more than $1.7 billion.
Wisconsin Voters Say Yes to Higher Taxes to Make Up for State’s Failure to Fund Schools

April 7 was a bad day for public health but a good day for public education

Justice-elect Jill Karofsky declares victory Monday evening outside her home with friends maintaining a social distance. The Dane County judge won a 10-year term on the Wisconsin Supreme Court by unseating conservative incumbent Justice Dan Kelly.
What Jill Karofsky Wants to Do Once She’s Sworn In

Wisconsin’s poor reputation for avoiding conflicts of interest between judges and donors needs repair, but conservatives will still hold the court, 4-3

Karofsky Wins State Supreme Court Seat

Biden wins primary. Results were delayed six days.

Opposed to Absentee Ballots, Yet 80% of Wisconsin GOP Lawmakers Have Done It
Absentee Ballots – Late, Lost, and Even Found

Voters are outraged, clerks are overwhelmed, USPS is questioned

Melvette Scott, of West Milwaukee, hands out bandanas Tuesday at Marshall High School in Milwaukee. (Photo by Jonathon Sadowski)
Why I Handed Out Bandanas to Unprotected Voters

West Milwaukee resident Melvette Scott tells UpNorthNews why she spent Tuesday helping Milwaukee’s black community