In post-Act 10 Capitol, Assembly Speaker Vos faces challenges from inside party and out MADISON — Robin Vos has started counting his steps. 11/30/2013 - 11:53 pm | View Link
Poll: Chris Christie leads possible 2016 GOP contenders WASHINGTON — A new national poll indicates, that for the first time, there may be an early front-runner in the... 11/29/2013 - 11:27 am | View Link
Poll: Christie leads possible 2016 GOP contenders A new national poll indicates that for the first time, there may be an early frontrunner in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. 11/29/2013 - 11:12 am | View Link
Christie leads possible 2016 GOP contenders in CNN/ORC poll A new national poll indicates that for the first time, there may be an early frontrunner in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. And according to a CNN/ORC International survey, if Hillary Clinton decides against making another bid for the White House, Vice President Joe Biden would be the initial favorite to capture the Democratic nomination. The poll, released Friday ... 11/29/2013 - 6:51 am | View Link
Biden is top replacement for Clinton A new national poll indicates that for the first time, there may be an early frontrunner in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. 11/29/2013 - 6:44 am | View Link
College Basketball Caucus: The biggest 2013-14 story lines Both Michigan State and Michigan are title contenders, while Ohio State and Wisconsin should be Top 25 teams all season ... There have been plenty of questions this offseason: How well Casey and Curry will fit back into the team? Which players will play ... 11/6/2013 - 8:08 am | View Link
Wisconsin Wolf Front Stakeholders Caucus YOU WILL NEED TO EMAIL WISCONSIN WOLF FRONT At: firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm ... You can also call us at 608-556-1251 for any questions or concerns. We are attempting to set up conference call availability and webcam access as well. 10/24/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Caucus payments to Iowa officials prompt scrutiny That prompts questions about the integrity of the first-in-the-nation votes. Iowa's sister early states of New Hampshire, South Carolina and Nevada have no laws or ethics rules on campaign pay for legislators or other state politicians, which gives the ... 07/20/2013 - 3:29 pm | View Link
‘CPA Caucus’ found UW System doom and gloom didn’t add up and everything we were hearing was that the system was struggling,” Kooyenga told Wisconsin Reporter. “We looked at the financials and found that was not the case. “ It seemed the deeper the CPA Caucus looked, the more questions they had about the ... 05/7/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
UW System reserve fund furor sparked by state Republican 'CPA caucus' MADISON — The origins of a nightmarish last week for University of Wisconsin System officials can be traced ... The accountant-lawmakers had questions about one line buried in a 2012 state financial report showing the System carried a balance of $1.05 ... 04/28/2013 - 5:04 am | View Link
At the "Fast Food Forward" protest on Thursday, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) demanded that Pres. Obama sign an executive order bypassing Congress and unilaterally raising the federal minimum wage. Rep. Ellison told the crowd that they should join him in demanding that Pres. Obama skip seeking Congressional approval and raise the minimum wage on his own - and that he sent the president a letter on Wednesday presenting his demand: (VIDEO-AT-LINK)"We in Congress will try to raise the minimum wage.
AUSTRALIA has asked Japan to consider providing highly advanced propulsion technology to be used in the navy's planned 12 new submarines. Defence Minister David Johnston has told The Weekend Australian Japanese officials had visited submarine maintenance facilities in Adelaide and talks were continuing. In a speech to the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, Senator Johnston spoke about the Abbott government's wish to cement closer defence ties with Japan, including much closer defence-industry ties.
Indonesia is in talks with Russia on the purchase of a number of Kilo Class submarines, as the country expands its deterrent capabilities in anticipation of future regional disputes. Defense Minister Purnomo Yusgiantoro said on Friday that a team of officials, led by Navy chief of staff Adm. Marsetio, would head to Russia at the end of this month to initiate a deal and assess the technical capabilities of the arsenal.
(CNSNews.com) - Federal, state and local governments hired a net additional 338,000 workers in November, equaling 41 percent of the total of 818,000 net additional jobs created in the United States during the month. At the same time, the unemployment rate for government workers fell from 4.4 percent in October to 3.2 percent in November.
SEATTLE-Gay weddings made up 17 percent of marriages in Washington this past year, the first year gay marriages were legal in the state, state officials reported Wednesday. About 7,071 same-sex couples got married in Washington between December 6, 2012, and the most recent complete month of data, September 2013. There were 42,408 total marriages in the state during that time, according to the Washington State Department of Health.