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Pet Shelter Where 75-Year-Old Naps With Cats Raised Enough Funds To Cover The Year

Pet Shelter Where 75-Year-Old Naps With Cats Raised Enough Funds To Cover The Year Terry Lauerman is a cat hero. Last week, Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary in Wisconsin posted a few photos of 75-year-old Lauerman, a volunteer

Randy Bryce Wins Wisconsin's Democratic Primary In Race For Paul Ryan's House Seat

Randy Bryce Wins Wisconsin's Democratic Primary In Race For Paul Ryan's House Seat Randy Bryce, a union ironworker turned progressive rockstar, won the Democratic nomination in Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District, quieting at least some of the doubts

Scott Walker’s Machine Triumphs In Wisconsin’s GOP Civil War Over Senate Nominee

Scott Walker’s Machine Triumphs In Wisconsin’s GOP Civil War Over Senate Nominee State Sen. Leah Vukmir won Tuesday’s Republican Senate primary in Wisconsin, with Gov. Scott Walker’s GOP political machine and his allies carrying her to victory and

A GOP Civil War Comes To Wisconsin

A GOP Civil War Comes To Wisconsin PEWAUKEE, Wis. ― The Wisconsin Republican Party has long been a picture of unity. Buoyed by Gov. Scott Walker’s repeated triumphs over Democrats and unions, and by an array of conservative

Paul Ryan Says His ‘Car Was Eaten By Animals’

Paul Ryan Says His ‘Car Was Eaten By Animals’ A family of furry critters reportedly gave zero chucks about Rep. Paul Ryan’s car. “My car was eaten by animals,” the House speaker and Wisconsin Republican said during an

Let’s Call The Supreme Court's Gerrymander Inaction What It Really Is: A GOP Win

Let’s Call The Supreme Court's Gerrymander Inaction What It Really Is: A GOP Win As the U.S. Supreme Court still can’t figure out what to do about extreme partisan gerrymandering, the justices’ failure to act has already had

Super PAC Screw-Up: Ad Favorably Compares GOP Candidate To Disgraced Eric Greitens

Super PAC Screw-Up: Ad Favorably Compares GOP Candidate To Disgraced Eric Greitens Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson needs to convince Republican voters that even though he used to be a Democrat, he’s now a true conservative

GOP Senate Candidate Says Military Service Is Inherently Conservative

GOP Senate Candidate Says Military Service Is Inherently Conservative A Republican candidate in Wisconsin’s heated Senate race questioned the thinking of military service members who are Democrats, arguing that their service contradicts their political views. During an interview

Paul Ryan Is Retiring. His House Seat Is Up For Grabs.

Paul Ryan Is Retiring. His House Seat Is Up For Grabs. WASHINGTON ― House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) announced Wednesday that he’s retiring at the end of the year, leaving his party scrambling to find a strong

Paul Ryan's Exit Is A Reminder That Democrats Always Need Good Candidates

Paul Ryan's Exit Is A Reminder That Democrats Always Need Good Candidates House Speaker Paul Ryan’s decision not to seek re-election has dramatically increased Democrats’ chances of flipping Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District. And this year, Democrats do not