MILWAUKEE (AP) — Democratic state Sen. Lena Taylor has a new political goal after dropping her bid for lieutenant governor: becoming mayor of Milwaukee.
Taylor announced Dec. 23 she was suspending her campaign for lieutenant governor.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Democratic state senator from Milwaukee has given up on her lieutenant governor run.
Lena Taylor issued a statement Thursday evening saying she has suspended her campaign after “deliberate thought and prayer.” She said the lieutenant governor’s office offers a platform to discuss issues but she can have a direct impact on constituents as a legislator.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Democratic state lawmaker from suburban Milwaukee announced Monday she is running for lieutenant governor, setting up a primary with a longtime state senator from Milwaukee.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Democratic state senator from Milwaukee announced Monday she will run for lieutenant governor.
Sen. Lena Taylor made her announcement on the steps of the state Capitol. She would be the state's first Black female lieutenant governor.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Senate passed the Legislature's first bills Tuesday addressing police reform since George Floyd's death.
The Senate approved measures that would create a new grant program for police, require police to post use-of-force policies online and require the state Justice Department to gather more data on use-of-force incidents and produce an annual report...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett says he is running for a fifth term in office.
Barrett made the announcement Wednesday but he has long been expected to seek another term...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Legislature's budget committee on Tuesday approved state funding for five of six Elections Commission staff positions that have been supported by federal grant that's set to run out, dismissing Gov.