Top Democratic Senate primary candidates call for ending filibuster, expanding health care in virtual forum

Frontrunning candidates in the Democratic Senate primary made their cases against Republican US Sen. Ron Johnson on voting rights and other topics in a virtual forum Thursday. The Jewish Democratic Council of America hosted the forum. lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes, Milwaukee Bucks executive Alex Lasry, Wisconsin State Treasurer Sarah Godlewski and Outagamie County Executive Tom … Read more

Some Wisconsin lawmakers call for action on gun reform following deadly Uvalde school shooting

The killing of nineteen children and two teachers at the hands of a single gunman in Texas has renewed calls for action on gun reform in the United States, including calls from some of Wisconsin’s congressional delegation. On Tuesday, an 18-year-old gunman entered Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, and barricaded himself inside a classroom, … Read more