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Mary Burke Becomes First Woman Nominated For Wisconsin Governor By Major Party

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 08.13.2014 | Politics

Democrat Mary Burke won Wisconsin's primary for governor Tuesday, easily defeating state Rep. Brett Hulsey (D) and becoming the state's first woman gu...

Alonzo King: A 30-Year Legacy

Carla Escoda | Posted 07.01.2013 | Arts
Carla Escoda

As generations of dancers come and go, we've come to expect a certain look from the company -- those taut, jaguar-sleek bodies with hyperextended limbs inscribing gorgeous lines in space -- and a certain sound often called "world music."

Scott Walker: Wisconsin Domestic Partner Law Unconstitutional

AP | By TODD RICHMOND | Posted 07.16.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Gov. Scott Walker has told a judge he wants to stop defending Wisconsin's domestic partner registry in court because he doesn't belie...

WI Governor Leaves Fate Of High-Speed Rail To GOP Successor Who Wants It DEAD

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MADISON, Wis. — High-speed rail projects in Wisconsin and Ohio appear close to derailment, with Wisconsin's outgoing governor saying Monday he'l...

Wisconsin Governor Could Create Public Option

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle could use his veto power to create a state-funded public option health insurance plan in Wisconsin tha...

Governors Holding Midwest High Speed Rail Summit, Sign Pact

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Midwest governors met in Chicago on Monday in a show of unity as they push for an eight-state, high-speed rail network - agreeing to s...

Washington Should Look to Wisconsin for Answer to Health Care Reform

Gov. Jim Doyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gov. Jim Doyle

While many states are cutting back on health care programs, here in Wisconsin we are moving forward, expanding access to health care at an unprecedented rate.

Congressman Dave Obey: Chief Architect of Plan for America's Recovery

Gov. Jim Doyle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gov. Jim Doyle

Congressman Obey led the effort in Washington to shape the plan. We now have a Recovery and Reinvestment Act that lets states be partners in moving this country forward.

Third Governor In Matter Of Days Denounces Coal

Sierra Club | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford today became the third governor in a matter of days to renounce coal when he announced his opposition to a coal p...

Governors' Global Climate Summit: Thinking As One Planet

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paige Donner

What was heard at the Governor's Global Climate Summit, held earlier this week in Los Angeles, was a chorus of international voices.

2006 Wisconsin Gubernatorial General Election:
Green (R) vs Doyle (D-i)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WI-Gov: Green vs Doyle