Government and Politics

Get caught up with all of the Wisconsin State Journal's coverage of the 2019 spring primary election so far. There are no statewide contests on the ballot Tuesday, rather a host of very local contested races: Madison mayor, Madison City Council, Madison School Board and Fitchburg City Counci…

In an interview with the Wisconsin State Journal, Kaul rejected the notion he would take any action to prevent the success of the multi-state suit, such as refusing to cooperate with other involved states.

A spokesman for Taylor confirmed the Milwaukee senator will offer an amendment to include the name of Kaepernick, a former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, to the resolution recognizing Black History Month and honoring a list of Black leaders the Senate is set to consider Wednesday afternoon. 

Nine people are actively running for three spots on the Madison School Board. Seven of the candidates (for Seats 4 and 5) are profiled here. While there is technically also a primary race for Seat 3, one of the candidates on the ballot, Skyler Croy, has suspended his campaign, so the paper c…