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Rebecca Kleefisch

WATCH: Politicians Make Outrageous Statements About Rape

The Huffington Post | The Political Mashups Team | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

In the wake of Republican Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin's remarks over the summer that in cases of "legitimate rape," a woman's body is able to ...

John Celock

GOP Taps Anti-Abortion Figure To Head Women's Group

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Republican campaign group has tapped the architect of the Susan G. Komen Foundation's policy to cut cancer screening funding to Planne...

John Celock

GOP Denies Voter Fraud

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Republicans are saying they are not behind a voter fraud allegation tied to a phone number registered to the party. A spokesman for the ...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Recalls: Quirk In Election Law Could Throw Governance Into Disarray

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Right now, Wisconsin has a Republican governor and lieutenant governor. But after Tuesday's recall elections, the top two officials could...

John Celock

Demcrats Confident Of Big Wisconsin Win

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Despite polls showing Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) maintaining a narrow lead in his bid to fend off a recall challenge Tuesday, natio...

Wisconsin Firefighters Union Leader To Challenge Key State Official

White Fish Bay Patch | Denise Lockwood | Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics

Mahlon Mitchell, president of the Professional Fire Fighters of Wisconsin, announced Monday that he is running for lieutenant governor in the recall e...

John Celock

Wisconsin Senator's Surprise Announcement

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics

A Wisconsin state senator facing a June primary election abruptly resigned Friday, plunging the Senate into a tie and shaking up the state's political...

Bad News For Scott Walker

Shorewood Patch | Adam W. McCoy | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

It would be a photo finish in a gubernatorial recall race between Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and nearly any Democratic challenger, according to a pol...

Man Charged In Recall Fraud

Caledonia Patch | Denise Lockwood | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

A man accused of falsely writing-in his neighbor's signatures on a petition to recall Sen. Van Wanggaard is facing nine felony charges. One of thos...

Scott Walker Supporters' Shocking Plan

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 02.03.2012 | Politics

Therefore, it should probably come as no surprise that some supporters of Gov. Scott Walker have come up with a new plan to thwart efforts to unseat t...

Scott Walker Gets Good News

Shorewood Patch | Adam W. McCoy | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

Against four Democratic challengers in a recall election, Gov. Scott Walker leads by anywhere from 6 to 10 percentage points, according to a new poll ...

Governor Walker's Day Has Come

Jim Worth | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Jim Worth

Only two Governor's have been recalled in our long history. It looks like the Wisconsin Governor will make history by becoming the third.

Wisconsin Dems Map Out Plan To Find Walker Challenger

Patch.com | By Adam W. McCoy | Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics

One large question looming over Wisconsin politics was answered Tuesday with more than 1 million petition signatures submitted to the state in the rec...

Live Updates: Scott Walker Recall Petitions

Oak Creek Patch | Janine Anderson | Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics

On Tuesday, organizers of the effort to recall Gov. Scott Walker from office, will present hundreds of thousands of signatures to the state Government...

Scott Walker Distances Himself From Tea Party

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

Tea Party groups in Wisconsin and around the country have recruited nearly 10,000 volunteers from 49 states to scrutinize the signatures and verify th...

Scott Walker Gains Support

Wauwatosa Patch | Jim Price | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

A who's who of top Wisconsin Republican politicians are expected to appear at a Jan. 21 rally in support of Gov. Scott Walker at Hart Park in Wauwatos...

Scott Walker's Price Tag

Mount Pleasant Patch | Heather Asiyanbi | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

Whether or not we have a primary if there is a recall election for Governor Scott Walker could have a significant impact on the cost. Statewide, estim...

Dems Make Surprising Decision In Walker Recall Effort

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

But Democrats made it clear Wednesday that no more updates were coming until Jan. 17 "Anyone who sees numbers before that date can rest assured tha...

John Celock

Lawmaker Says Governing Next Year Will Be 'Very Difficult'

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

In Wisconsin, as the state's assembly speaker seeks higher office and several recall elections ramp up, the governor's mansion and control of the stat...

Walker Recall Rally Planned

Shorewood Patch | Adam W. McCoy | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

With hopes the surge continues, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, United Wisconsin and liberal group We Are Wisconsin plan to conjure up more support...

John Celock

Tea Party-Backed Lieutenant Governor Could Make History

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

The recall campaign launched against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) could also make the state's Tea Party-backed lieutenant governor the first state ...

John Celock

Scott Walker Making Campaign Moves During 'Monday Night Football'

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

On Monday night, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) will kick off his campaign to beat a recall effort ahead of recall petitions due to be mailed out Tue...