HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Philadelphia Democrat, state Rep. Malcolm Kenyatta, said Thursday that he is running for Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat in next year's election.
DENVER (AP) — Rennie Davis, one of the “Chicago Seven” activists who was tried for organizing an anti-Vietnam War protest outside the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago in which thousands clashed with police in a bloody confrontation that horrified a nation watching live on television, has died. He was 80.
Big margins in northern Wisconsin were critical to President Donald Trump's 2016 win in Wisconsin.
In this week's political podcast, Milfred and Hands recap the Wisconsin moments and blooper at the Democratic National Convention.
Gov. Tony Evers said Thursday he had temporarily suspended fundraising for his own reelection to focus on the Democrats' "Save the Veto" campaign.
At one point, Baldwin was considered near the top of Biden's list of potential picks to run alongside him for the presidency this fall.
Watch as Democratic nominee Joe Biden gives his speech at the Democratic National Convention.
Kicking off the DNC on Wednesday from the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Evers expressed regret that the convention, which shifted last week to a mostly online event due to COVID-19, could not be held in-person.
The Democratic National Convention enters its third night. Watch live and follow the latest updates.
As with nearly every aspect of the 2020 Democratic National Convention, Tuesday's roll call differed greatly from previous in-person events.
Watch live and follow the latest updates as Joe Biden, former vice president, will formally become his party's nominee after a prerecorded roll call vote from delegates in all 50 states.
Michelle Obama, Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar and more appear online as the Democratic Party convenes amid a pandemic that has upended the usual pomp of presidential nominating conventions.
"As we all recognize, it’s not exactly what we thought it was going to be, but what we’ve been forced to deal with," Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said of the first-of-its-kind convention.
With the convention largely on-line and COVID-19 reducing foot traffic in downtown Milwaukee, the scene in the city's downtown stands in stark contrast to what had been anticipated.
In addition to once boasting more than 50,000 visitors and hundreds of millions of tourism dollars, Milwaukee's political bash also aimed to cleanse Democrats' palate of Trump's margin-thin victory over Hillary Clinton here in 2016.
U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore, whose Milwaukee district includes the site of the convention, will speak on the opening night Monday.
Republican President Donald Trump also has caused controversy for saying he might deliver acceptance speech at White House.
The city's decision came before a Milwaukee commission issued a directive to Milwaukee's police chief to stop using tear gas to control crowds.
Everyone attending the Democratic National Convention in Milwaukee next month will have to wear a face mask, consent to daily testing for COVID-19, fill out questionnaires and maintain a physical distance from others.
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The convention was originally scheduled for mid-July.
Former Vice President Joe Biden said it's "hard to envision" a normal convention July 13-16 in Milwaukee.
The council meeting went into the early-morning hours Wednesday, preventing comment from nearly 90 members of the public who wanted to speak on the F-35 measure.
While travel-related businesses have been grappling with a flood of cancellations this spring, many are still holding out hope for summer and fall.
Ald. Paul Skidmore, 9th District, has asked that the council reconsider the resolution, and the request will be placed on the agenda for the council's next meeting on March 31.