Stories tagged: "Joe Biden"

Deb Dassow chairwoman of Ozaukee County Democrats
Democrats Are Gaining Ground in Wisconsin’s ‘WOW’ Counties

How the least-populous county near Milwaukee is making incremental changes.

More than 201,000 have now contracted the coronavirus in Wisconsin and  1,788 people have died. (Image via Shutterstock)
Wisconsin Reaches 200,000 Coronavirus Infections

OSHA fines meatpacking plant for outbreak. UW poll shows a wider Biden lead in Wisconsin.

President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at the Waukesha County Airport Saturday in Waukesha. Trump is scheduled to return to the state for another rally on Tuesday in West Salem. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
Trump Debuts New Lie in WI: Essential Workers and Doctors Are Inflating Pandemic Numbers

President predicts another surprise win in Wisconsin even as coronavirus cases rise in the state, in the nation, and in his wake.

climate change wisconsin
Debate Differences on Climate Show Why Wisconsin Is Acting on Its Own for Now

While Trump has rolled back environmental protections, Biden talks up a new generation of green energy jobs.

Melissa Gavin of Cross Plains talks about how flood waters reached and damaged her house in 2018. Gavin attributes the flooding to climate change. (Photo © Andy Manis)
What It Means for Wisconsin: Trump vs. Biden on Climate Change

Wisconsin’s climate is expected to warm by 4 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit and see 5% more precipitation by 2060, unless current trends are reversed.

Former Vice President Joe Biden and President Donald Trump. (Graphic via Tania Lili for COURIER)
What It Means for Wisconsin: Trump vs. Biden on Immigration

Immigrants contribute billions to the state economy each year, and immigrant-owned businesses employ more than 55,000 Wisconsinites.