Glenn Grothman and Dan Kohl battle over who’s the real politician

With a month until election day, Republican U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman and Democrat Dan Kohl are swapping jabs about who is a career politician. Grothman is seeking a third term in the 6th Congressional District, a historically Republican district. But Kohl is betting on a Wisconsin blue wave. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

In the wake of Kavanaugh, who owns the Wisconsin voter enthusiasm edge?

The contentious confirmation process for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh may serve to fire up the Republican base ahead of the Nov. 6 election, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos said this week. And a new national poll released Wednesday suggests that could be true. > Cap Times

 

In tight re-election battle, Walker doesn’t see Trump’s predicted ‘red wave’ in Wisconsin

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Gov. Scott Walker has a message for Republican voters who believe the 2018 election is in the bag and that they shouldn’t go to the polls in November: Stop being complacent. > Washington Examiner

The Guardian: Can Walker survive in the age of Trump?

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Like many midterm races across the US, Gov. Scott Walker’s re-election bid will take place under the shadow of a president who has polarized the electorate like none before. With Democrats energized, can a governor who took on the unions and survived a ferocious fightback muster enough Republican support to succeed? > The Guardian

Scott Walker faces the toughest gubernatorial race of his career

Gov. Scott Walker and his Democratic detractors have been in a no-holds-barred brawl for eight years now. But there’s one thing the two sides can agree on: This election is Democrats’ best chance to beat him. > Talking Points Memo