The brother of Wisconsin congressional candidate Randy Bryce says it is “unconscionable” that the Bryce campaign released a letter from his elderly mother. Bryce’s mother Nancy Bryce on Wednesday denounced a campaign ad featuring her son James Bryce in which he endorsed the Republican in the race, Bryan Steil. > AP News
The “Iron Stache” congressional candidate’s own brother stars in a spot painting him as an anti-cop criminal. Mother Jones digs in on what the two arrests highlighted in the ad were actually about.
The mother of Democratic congressional candidate Randy Bryce said she was deeply hurt to see a Republican group launching an attack ad featuring Bryce’s brother. Nancy Bryce called for the ad, which is part of a massive $1.5 million media blitz by the Paul Ryan-aligned Congressional Leadership Fund, to be taken off the air. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Strangers from around the country have poured millions of dollars into Democratic congressional candidate Randy Bryce’s campaign after his video announcing a grass-roots bid against Speaker Paul Ryan. But the “Iron Stache” has not managed to secure the support of someone much closer to home: his brother. > Roll Call
A Republican super PAC aligned with House Speaker Paul Ryan launched an attack ad Monday against Democrat Randy Bryce over his arrest record. Bryce is running against Republican Bryan Steil to replace Ryan in the state’s most hotly contested congressional race. > AP News
For the first time in 20 years, House Speaker Paul Ryan will not be on the ballot for Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District, and candidate Bryan Steil is hoping to keep the seat in Republican hands. The Racine Journal Times met with Steil last week to talk about some of the issues.
Congressional candidate Randy “IronStache” Bryce has made an “ad” for his opponent. “Paul Ryan’s handpicked replacement … just released three minutes of silent B roll footage in hopes a right wing Super PAC would use it to make an ad for him,” tweeted Bryce. “They haven’t made one yet, so we made one for them.” > THE WEEK