Howard Marklein


Sharon Vanorny, Sean Krajacic

Despite winning the governorship and holding onto a U.S. Senate seat, Democrats mostly fell short in Tuesday’s election, failing to make gains in the state Legislature or with Wisconsin’s eight Congressional districts. more

News 2 Comments


Sharon Vanorny

Democrats agree that their quest to flip the state Senate hinges on whether Kriss Marion, an organic farmer, can topple the Republican incumbent in Senate District 17, a seat once held by Republican maverick Dale Schultz. more

Isthmus Cover Stories 3 Comments

Republican lawmakers on the state budget-writing panel have decided that Dane County, unlike all other counties, should not be able to make its own water quality decisions. more