Marquette Wire

Poll shows Wisconsin voters split on Walker

Natalie Wickman

September 19, 2013

Filed under News

Gov. Scott Walker faces a 48 percent approval and 49 percent disapproval rating, according to a poll released Tuesday by Public Policy Polling, which also found Walker's approval rating lowest among 18- to 29-year-olds. Charles...

Wisconsin’s fall political preview

Brooke Goodman

September 2, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

With the final scheduled debate over for Republican gubernatorial candidates Scott Walker and Mark Neumann, the only question left is how the public will distinguish the two very similar campaigns from each other come the primary election day on Sept. 14. Both ca...

GOP gubernatorial candidates debate at Eckstein Hall

Tony DiZinno

August 30, 2010

Filed under Featured, News

During their last scheduled debate in Wednesday night’s "UPFRONT Town Hall Challenge,” Republican gubernatorial candidates Scott Walker and Mark Neumann focused on how to reform education and address the looming 2011 budget deficit, projected at $2.5 billion. ...

Lawton drops out of governor race

Molly Newman

October 27, 2009

Filed under News

Lt. Gov. Barbara Lawton announced Monday she would no longer seek the Democratic nomination for Wisconsin governor in 2010. Lawton’s withdrawal leaves the Democratic candidacy wide open, with current Milwaukee County Executive...