Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes on Tuesday joined the crowded Democratic field for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Republican Sen. Ron Johnson, vying to become the first African American from Wisconsin to serve in the Senate.
The investigation is yet another liability for the embattled attorney general, who is facing a years-old criminal case, a separate, newer FBI investigation, and a Republican primary opponent who is seeking to make electoral hay of the various controversies.
Discussion of a tax cut comes as the budget committee plans to cut hundreds of Gov. Evers’ proposals from the budget, including $1 billion in tax increases mostly on capital gains and manufacturing income.
After visiting the southern border and processing facilities in McAllen, Texas, on Wednesday and Thursday, Wisconsin Congressman Tom Tiffany says that ‘every state is now a border state’ as the nation continues to deal with the ongoing influx of migrants at the southern border.
U.S. officials found no evidence that foreign actors changed votes or otherwise disrupted the voting process in last November’s presidential election, according to government reports Tuesday affirming the integrity of the contest won by President Joe Biden.