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Walker, fellow governors headed to White House for fiscal cliff talks

Gov. Scott Walker will join other governors at the White House on Tuesday, where they are scheduled to meet with President Barack Obama to discuss the fiscal cliff’s effect on states. The governors, all members of the National Governors Association’s … Continue reading

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Senator-elect Tammy Baldwin wants Buffett Rule included in deficit talks

Tammy Baldwin, Wisconsin’s Democratic senator-elect, wants President Barack Obama to include increased tax rates for the richest Americans in deficit talks. Baldwin and Rhode Island Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, who sponsored the proposal known as the Buffett Rule in the … Continue reading

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Duffy, Ribble targeted by Obama backers on ‘fiscal cliff’ debate

Fresh off winning second terms in Congress, Wisconsin Republicans Sean Duffy (Weston) and Reid Ribble (Sherwood) are the focus of Democratic groups urging an increase on taxes of income exceeding $250,000. The Action, a self-described grassroots campaign to end the … Continue reading

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A few clues on the fiscal cliff and Wisconsin Republicans’ political futures

Wrangling over how to prevent going over the so-called “fiscal cliff” immediately replaced the November election as the country’s top political story. But polling in Wisconsin done during the presidential race gives a few clues about how Badger State residents … Continue reading

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Breaking down Wisconsin’s election results

Post-election, most Americans take a deep breath and look ahead. For reporters, it’s usually time to take a look back. Since last Tuesday’s election, Gannett Wisconsin Media reporters have tried to do a little of both. Ben Jones breaks down … Continue reading

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Mitt’s Voters

Grab survival supplies, Ma! I’ll get guys and my Bible! We’re heading for our bomb shelter for the next four years! To see my November gallery of cartoons click HERE.

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Silence

Shhhhh, say no more. Check out my gallery of cartoons by clicking HERE.

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Morning update: Tuesday, Nov. 6

Today is Election Day. Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan plans to vote this morning at 8:45 a.m. in his hometown of Janesville. Candidates in major races have planned events for supporters to watch the returns and celebrate — or … Continue reading

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Election Day

Hey, just don’t sit there on your computer! Get out there and vote! You have the power on election day! To see a gallery of the cartoons I’ve drawn in the past few weeks, click HERE!

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Walker says recall attempt made a Romney win in Wisconsin possible

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said today that the attempt to recall him could give GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney a victory in the Badger State. Walker told conservative radio host Charlie Sykes that the recall election in June “awoke this … Continue reading

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