Johnson, Baldwin want to hear from Kavanaugh, accuser


Wisconsin’s U.S. senators agreed Monday that both Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman accusing him of a decades-old sexual assault should testify before a Senate committee. > AP News

Wisconsin to hit highest loss of dairy farms since 2013


Wisconsin is on pace for losing the most dairy farms this year since 2013. According to the state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, Wisconsin lost 47 dairy farms in August alone, and 429 since the start of the year. > FOX 11 Green Bay

Wirch, Wanggaard express concerns about Kimberly-Clark deal

Wisconsin senators have received the call to help vote on legislation for Kimberly-Clark, but state Sen. Bob Wirch (D-Somers) and state Sen. Van Wanggaard (R-Racine) have concerns about the legislation, and a successful vote is far from certain. > Racine Journal Times

Evers calls for nearly $1.7 billion hike in state funding for K-12 schools

Wisconsin’s K-12 public schools would receive a nearly $1.7 billion increase in state funding over the current budget cycle under state Superintendent Tony Evers’ two-year budget proposal released Sunday. The proposal would shift funding from property tax credits to aid that goes directly to schools. > Chippewa Herald

Mandela Barnes calls out Rebecca Kleefisch for ‘crazy’ claims about him kneeling during anthem

Mandela Barnes, the Democratic candidate for Wisconsin lieutenant governor, said Monday that it was “crazy” for his Republican opponent, Rebecca Kleefisch, to claim, with no evidence, that he knelt during the national anthem at the opening of the Wisconsin State Fair this summer. > AP News

Debate over Wisconsin’s roads features high-altitude attack ad over Lambeau Field

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The debate over bad roads in Wisconsin has hit new heights, with an airplane flying around Lambeau Field with a banner that says there are too many “Scott holes.” > FOX 6 Milwaukee

Fact-check: Walker misleads in claiming Evers could have revoked teacher license in porn viewing case

PolitiFact Wisconsin cuts through the many claims made in TV ads about what happened in the case surrounding a Wisconsin teacher caught viewing porn at school and about how Tony Evers could legally respond.