Marquette Wire

Wisconsin’s fall political preview

Brooke Goodman

September 2, 2010

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

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. ...

Zoo Interchange stirs up controversy amongst city politicians

Tim Seeman

April 13, 2010

Since January, commuters have had to navigate the dense jungle of orange traffic barrels that have cropped up around the Zoo Interchange, the state's busiest intersection of highways, which is currently being repaired to address significant concrete deter...

Neumann remains all business at ‘On the Issues’ interview

Tim Seeman

April 6, 2010

Mark Neumann, a residential real estate developer and Republican candidate for governor, joined Mike Gousha in Sensenbrenner Hall for an “On the Issues” interview Thursday afternoon to discuss Neumann’s vision for Wisconsin. The discussion focused on Neuma...

Walker promises to bring jobs, businesses to Milwaukee

Tim Seeman

March 2, 2010

With December 2009 unemployment estimates at 8.7 percent, Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott Walker is vowing to bring 250,000 jobs and 10,000 businesses to the state by 2015 if he is elected in November. The Milwaukee...

Candidates for governor’s race set their marks

Tim Seeman

November 3, 2009

The 2010 election may be a full year away, but it's not too soon to look ahead to the gubernatorial race in Wisconsin. After eight years in office, Gov. Jim Doyle has decided not to run for another term in 2010. This leaves...