Updated: Obama to campaign in Milwaukee on Saturday

President Barack Obama’s final weekend on the campaign trail includes a stop in Wisconsin on Saturday. Obama will rally supporters in at the Delta Convention Center, according to his campaign. Pop musician Katy Perry also will perform. Online RSVP information … Continue reading

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Ryan hits the streets with Katy Perry, skeleton and ‘unknown phantom’

Tonight Paul Ryan took his kids trick-or-treating in his Janesville neighborhood. The outing was covered by Marcia Nelson, a pool reporter from the Janesville Gazette. Here’s Nelson’s report: #### Vice presidential candidate Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin, led a passel of … Continue reading

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Romney campaign: Obama’s Wisconsin firewall is ‘burning’

Today, Mitt Romney senior advisor Russ Schriefer, Romney pollster Neil Newhouse and Romney political director Rich Beeson held a conference call with reporters about the state of the Romney campaign. They dismissed the idea that the campaign is diverting resources … Continue reading

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For the ride home: Wednesday, Oct. 31

Here are some headlines you might have missed. Paul Ryan calls Wisconsin the “epicenter of this decision.” Pollster Rasmussen: the election may come down to Wisconsin. Can Ryan keep Wisconsin out of Democratic hands? Wisconsin is part of Romney/Ryan “11th … Continue reading

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Obama by 8, Baldwin by 4 in new Wisconsin poll

President Barack Obama leads Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney by 8 points in Wisconsin, according to a new poll. Marquette University’s Law School Poll found Obama has 51 percent to Romney’s 43 percent. Two weeks ago, Obama and Romney were … Continue reading

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Obama campaign touts Wisconsin early voting turnout

Obama for America held a press conference call today with campaign manager Jim Messina and senior strategist David Axelrod. Messina touted what he called the campaign’s  “historic ground game” in battleground states. “We’ve been building it for years and it’s … Continue reading

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Live video and updates: Ryan campaigns in Green Bay

You can watch live video from Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan’s campaign stop near Green Bay here. Reporters and photographers from the Green Bay Press Gazette are covering live on Twitter: Tweets from @katie_foody/bill-clinton-in-green-bay

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New poll finds Obama up by 5 in Wisconsin

President Barack Obama leads Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney by 5 points in Wisconsin, according to a new poll from a health care advocacy group. Obama leads Romney, 51 to 46, with all likely voters and by 7 points among … Continue reading

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Morning update: what’s booing for Wednesday, Oct. 31

Please ignore my awful pun. Here’s the Halloween political line-up, with six days left before the election: Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is scheduled to campaign at an Ashwaubenon business this morning. Ryan also will travel to Eau Claire … Continue reading

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Romney reschedules campaign event near Milwaukee for Friday

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will campaign in Wisconsin on Friday, after canceling an event here due to Hurricane Sandy earlier in the week. Romney will hold a rally at the Wisconsin State Fair Park in West Allis on Friday … Continue reading

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