Madison Mayor Paul Soglin launched his campaign for governor yesterday. He’s the latest Democrat in an increasingly crowded field vying to challenge Governor Scott Walker in this fall’s midterm election. Soglin has spent 20 years as the mayor of Madison, but now he’s turning his ambitions statewide. Producer Nina Kravinsky spoke with him today about […]
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin announced his run for governor today. He joins a crowded field of Democrats vying for governorship: among them, Eau Claire-area state Rep. Dana Wachs and Department of Public Instruction head Tony Evers. Today, the Madison leader joined the pack. Soglin focused in on his elect-ability at a Q&A in Madison today, […]
WORT producer Nina Kravinsky spoke with Kelda Helen Roys, the latest Democrat to enter the race. Roys isn’t a new name in Wisconsin politics — she’s a former Assembly representative and ran unsuccessfully for Congress in a Democratic primary against U.S. Representative Mark Pocan in 2012.
Dave Heaster is running with an ambitious campaign promise: he won’t be raising any money. The Democrat says supporters can donate their time instead. He’s one of over a dozen candidates registered as Democrats hoping to unseat Gov. Scott Walker next fall.
Mahlon Mitchell is the head of the Wisconsin firefighters’ union. He launched his campaign this week. This comes after an unsuccessful run in the 2012 recall elections. He joins over a dozen others who have declared in the Democratic primary for 2018, including Eau Claire state Representative Dana Wachs, head of the state Department of […]