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October 24

State high court sees no reason to reconsider its voter ID ruling - MJS

Complaint filed against judge for his handling of voter ID case - MJS

Early voting by absentee ballot in Madison on track to exceed 2010 numbers - CT

Milwaukee turnout one of the major keys to Walker-Burke election - MJS

Walker says Madison voters driven by anger - MJS

St. Norbert-WPR survey indicates election will be referendum on Walker - Wisconsin Public Radio

RGA puts additional $1 million into Wisconsin ad buys as Walker frets - WaPo

Once a Mary Burke critic, WMC board member lauds her on startup investing plan - CT

Business still backs Scott Walker big time; Burke gains a few business backers - MBJ

Rep. Brett Hulsey, no longer a Democrat, still running for governor as a write-in - WSJ

Most new enrollees in state voucher program were in private schools - MJS

Expanded statewide voucher program mostly students from private schools - WSJ

Appeals court rejects Wisconsin Club for Growth request to reconsider John Doe ruling - WSJ

Nearly 50 DAs decline to investigate Chisholm in John Doe - MJS

October 23

President Barack Obama to campaign Tuesday with Mary Burke in Milwaukee - WSJ

Q&A: Burke hopes to be unifying force in governor's office - ECLT

Walker claims next budget will start with surplus, though evidence suggests otherwise - Wisconsin Public Radio

WPR-St. Norbert poll shows Walker, Burke in tight race - Wisconsin Public Radio

Walker responds to revelation campaign treasurer got inside info on real-estate deal (Updated) - WSJ

Inside information given to Walker campaign treasurer 'unethical,' top expert says - WSJ

Dems fault Walker for not seeking preschool grant - WSJ

Judge extends hold on law barring campaign collaboration - MJS

Wisconsin returns to top 20 in annual energy-efficiency report - MJS

Oklahoma judge allows law banning abortion pills to take effect - Reuters

North Dakota legislators want to limit citizens' ability to amend the state constitution - WaPo

October 22

Assembly leader Robin Vos outlines Wisconsin GOP legislative agenda - MJS

Wisconsin Assembly Republicans release goals for next legislative session - CT

Burke votes, signals opposition to Madison tax increase - MJS

Mary Burke won't say how she plans to vote on School District budget before Monday - WSJ

Scott Walker outlines abortion, gay marriage positions in letter - MJS

Letter to Wisconsin Family action reveals Walker's opinions on abortion, gay marriage - CT

Walker outlines abortion, gay marriage positions - WSJ

Walker's presidential ambitions are on the line in gubernatorial race - Wisconsin Public Radio

Wisconsin Gov. Walker's tough fight against Mary Burke will decide 2016 future - WaPo

Christie says GOP gubernatorial candidates need to win so they control 'voting mechanisms' - NorthJersey.com

State jobs agency's approach now focus of campaign - MJS

Minnesota, Illinois post greater jobs gains than Wisconsin in September - CT

Milwaukee County releases 16,000 emails collected in John Doe probe - MJS

Emails show Walker campaign treasurer got inside information on real-estate deal - WSJ

Lawyer for Chisholm, election officials argues for secret filing - MJS

October 21

As early voting begins, candidates push turnout efforts - MJS

Clerks: Early voting resembles presidential race - GBPG

Burke, Walker push early voting in Wisconsin - WSJ

Q&A: Walker sees region as key to victory in November - ECLT

Bill Clinton set to campaign with Mary Burke Friday in Milwaukee - WSJ

Governor Walker says Obama visit could be a 'liability' for Mary Burke - Wisconsin Radio Network

Expert: Federal appeals court vacancy could tip balance in upcoming cases - Wisconsin Public Radio

October 20

Before bigger stage, Walker must win Wisconsin - NYT

Wisconsin's red-blue swings offer a map to victory for each party - MJS

Walker, Burke disagree on Wisconsin's economy - APC

Mary Burke, Scott Walker spar in Milwaukee over jobs, crime, Bucks - CT

Walker, Burke hit campaign trail day after last debate - MJS

Burke again knocks Walker on jobs - GBPG

Green Bay is a frequent stop for Walker - GBPG

Walker touts tax relief, attacks entitlements at rally - RJT

Voter turnout will dictate governor's race - ON

Early voting begins Monday; both sides try to rally backers - MJS

Both parties poured big money into early voting. Who's got the edge? - WaPo

Scott Walker calls for commercial travel ban in response to Ebola - MJS

Gov. Scott Walker joins call for Ebola travel ban - WSJ

Changes in environmental law have reduced chances for public comment - CT

Obamacare plan rates in Wisconsin to keep pace or decline next year - MJS

Manufacturers scramble to fill jobs, struggle to recruit women - MJS

Campaign coordination suit filed in a way to get favorable judge - MJS

John Doe legal tab nears $900,000 for taxpayers - MJS

Supreme Court allows Texas to use strict voter ID law in coming election - NYT

Key

WSJ - Wisconsin State Journal
MJS - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
CT - Capital Times

APC - Appleton Post Crescent
ECLT - Eau Claire Leader-Times
GBPG - Green Bay Press-Gazette
JG - Janesville Gazette
LT - La Crosse Tribune
KN - Kenosha News
MBJ - Milwaukee Business Journal
ON - Oshkosh Northwestern
RJT - Racine Journal Times
SP - Sheboygan Press

NYT - New York Times
USA - USA Today
WALLSJ - Wall Street Journal
WaPo - Washington Post

Weekly Archive

Oct. 13 - 17, 2014
Oct. 6 - 10, 2014
Sep. 29 - Oct. 3, 2014
Sep. 22 - 26, 2014
Sep. 15 - 19, 2014
Sep. 8 - 12, 2014
Sep. 2 - 5, 2014
Aug. 25 - 29, 2014
Aug. 18 - 22, 2014
Aug. 11 - 15, 2014
Aug. 4 - 8, 2014
July 28 - Aug. 1, 2014
July 21 - 25, 2014
July 14 - 18, 2014
July 7 - 11, 2014
June 30 - July 3, 2014
June 23 - 27, 2014
June 16 - 20, 2014
June 9 - 13, 2014
June 2 - 6, 2014
May 27 - 30, 2014
May 19 - 23, 2014
May 12 - 16, 2014
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