State of Wisconsin

Wisconsin key in 2020 election, said political experts, students alike

In 2018 US Senate, gubernatorial election, 12% of voters in Wisconsin split their tickets

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Beto’s departure could trigger massive shift in 2020 race

O'Rourke's ideas guided conversations, his departure could be even more influential for low-polling candidates

News

New poll shows Trump’s approval ratings below 50% in Wisconsin

51% of Wisconsinites against Trump being removed from office, 59% disagree with Trump’s foreign policy, 65% say he’s not honest

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Generalizations render political discussion ineffective

College Republicans' response to this week's protest at SAC does not contribute positively to productive discourse

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More died from gun violence yesterday than ever died from vaping — why has vaping gotten attention?

Juxtaposition reveals priorities of Trump administration, brings up questions about loyalty

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The case for Warren’s student loan debt cancellation plan

Plan addresses racial, wealth disparities, making it particularly relevant, beneficial to Wisconsin

City of Madison

At Madison rally, 2020 hopeful Bernie Sanders attracts hundreds

Sanders discussed universal healthcare, reducing student debt, collaborative politics and taking on the Trump administration

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What a Milwaukee DNC means for Wisconsin Democrats

After losing Wisconsin to Trump in 2016, Democrats make it clear they do not plan on seeing a repeat in 2020

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On seeking political compromise, bipartisan cooperation and progress

As political polarization becomes increasingly stark, both parties need to develop more moderate, cooperative policies

UW-Madison Campus

At UW visit, Beto O’Rourke discusses youth engagement, immigration, 2020

O'Rourke is visiting colleges across the country to hear from students, discuss important issues