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A look at voter photo ID requirements

n states have laws that require voters to show photo identification at the polls, though legal fights are pending over the issue in four states, according to the... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014


Appeals court reinstates Wisconsin's voter ID law

In a stunningly fast decision, a federal appeals court in Chicago reinstated Wisconsin's voter photo identification law on Friday — just hours after three... Read more »

Sept. 12, 2014

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Obama: 'Revving' economy calls for higher wages

President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's "revving" performance, delivered on... Read more »

Sept. 1, 2014


Obama's visit to Wisconsin comes amid tight governor's race

The last time President Barack Obama came to Wisconsin to celebrate workers' rights on Labor Day, there was barely a hint of the turmoil that was to come. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2014


Ending Common Core standards easier said than done

Republican Gov. Scott Walker's call to scrap Common Core academic standards for Wisconsin schools is meeting resistance from GOP Senate leaders, with one key lawmaker... Read more »

July 18, 2014


Obama seeks support from leaders of states that will house thousands who have crossed border

Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Matthews Burwell met privately with dozens of governors Sunday as the Obama administration tried to get support from the... Read more »

July 13, 2014


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