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WISN 12 News

Indianapolis, IN, United States

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Recent articles by Matt:

'UPFRONT' recap: Assembly Speaker Robin Vos fires Michael Gableman

Vos says "it’s time for us to move on" in UPFRONT interview → Read More

Vos details firing of Michael Gableman in WISN 12 News interview

Vos fired Gableman after the former state Supreme Court justice endorsed Vos' primary opponent → Read More

Race set between Gov. Tony Evers and Tim Michels

The race to November ignited immediately. Democratic Gov. Tony Evers launched a multi-city, multi-day tour Wednesday alongside other prominent Democrats and his new running-mate, Rep. Sara Rodriguez who won her own primary Tuesday night for lieutenant governor. Evers will face Republican businessman Tim Michels."Certainly his connection with Donald Trump is going to be an issue for him to figure… → Read More

Former Gableman backs Assembly Speaker Robin Vos' opponent

GOP state assembly candidate Adam Steen holds 'Toss Vos' event → Read More

Final weekend of campaigning in critical GOP primary for governor

A new poll shows statistical dead heat between Rebecca Kleefisch and Tim Michels. → Read More

'UPFRONT' recap: All eyes on Wisconsin's primary election Tuesday

The RNC announced Friday Milwaukee will host the 2024 Republican National Convention → Read More

Racine election officials respond to claims about mobile voting truck

Election officials say the truck is used as a mobile in-person voting site → Read More

'UPFRONT' recap: Trump, Pence split front-and-center in GOP race for governor

Former Gov. Scott Walker says to expect to see former Vice President Mike Pence, Sen. Ted Cruz and former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley in Wisconsin before the Aug. 9 primary campaigning for Rebecca Kleefisch. Former President Donald Trump will rally with Tim Michels Friday in Waukesha County, pitting Trump against Pence in another key statewide primary race. "Donald Trump's earned the… → Read More

Sarah Godlewski drops out of U.S. Senate race and endorses Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes

Godlewski is the 3rd Democrat to drop out this week. → Read More

Nashville makes last-ditch effort to host 2024 Republican National Convention

The RNC site selection committee has recommended Milwaukee → Read More

Pence endorses Kleefisch for governor breaking from Trump in critical GOP primary

In another major break from former President Donald Trump, former Vice President Mike Pence endorsed Rebecca Kleefisch for governor Wednesday, thrusting the Republican primary race for governor even further into the national spotlight less than two weeks from the Aug. 9 primary. "Rebecca Kleefisch is the only candidate that will deliver a stronger and more prosperous Wisconsin, and I am proud to… → Read More

4 disabled voters sue as in-person early voting gets underway

Lawsuit asking a federal judge ensure they can vote this fall → Read More

Bucks executive Alex Lasry dropping out of U.S. Senate race today

A sources tells WISN 12 Lasry is expected to endorse Mandela Barnes → Read More

'UPFRONT' recap: Trump calls Vos in attempt to overturn 2020 presidential results

'UPFRONT' is on the campaign trail profiling Vos' reelection bid → Read More

Trump, Vos phone call could be of interest to Jan. 6 committee

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos revealed details of the call in interview for "UPFRONT." → Read More

Vos says former President Trump called him last week in another push to decertify 2020 presidential results

"I explained it's not allowed under the constitution," Vos said in an interview for "UPFRONT." → Read More

Vos says legislation adding exceptions for rape or incest to state's abortion ban 'unlikely'

Attorney General Josh Kaul is asking a judge declare Wisconsin's ban unenforceable. → Read More

RNC site selection committee 'impressed' with Milwaukee

The final RNC decision will come the first week of August. → Read More

'UPFRONT' recap: RNC site selection committee recommends Milwaukee host 2024 convention

Also, Lake County State's Attorney on the latest on the Highland Park investigation → Read More

Hunger Task Force distributes farmers market vouchers to seniors

Two more distribution events are scheduled this summer → Read More