Wisconsin Elections Commission unanimously rejects challenge to Tim Michels’ nominating petition

The Wisconsin Elections Commission voted unanimously Friday to reject a challenge that sought to keep Republican Tim Michels’ name off the ballot for governor. The 6-0 vote was noteworthy from a commission split 3-3 between Republicans and Democrats, but the decision could still be appealed in court. Democrats asked commissioners to strike 3,516 of Michels’ … Read more

Trump endorses Tim Michels in Wisconsin governor’s race, dealing blow to GOP frontrunner Rebecca Kleefisch

Former Republican President Donald Trump has endorsed construction executive Tim Michels in Wisconsin’s Republican primary for governor, giving Michels’ campaign a political jolt and dealing another major blow to former Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch, the GOP frontrunner. While Trump’s endorsement record has been mixed this year, in some states, his support has been enough to … Read more