Vinehout diverges from Democratic field on guns while Walker stays mum on proposals


Sen. Kathleen Vinehout has emerged from the Democratic field for governor as the most friendly toward advocates of gun ownership at a time when Gov. Scott Walker won’t say how he feels about gun control measures supported by most of his challengers. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Schimel mum on blocking 3D-printed guns in Wisconsin

Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel won’t say whether he would seek to stop the manufacturing of plastic firearms imperceptible to metal detectors but suggested the Department of Justice is studying the issue. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Parkland students stop in Milwaukee, Madison on ‘Road to Change’ tour


Survivors of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting are on the road this summer as they push for gun reform. The students made a stop in Madison Friday and Milwaukee Saturday as part of their 50-stop tour through more than 20 states as they work to register voters and foster conversations on gun reform. > Cap Times and CBS 58 Milwaukee  

Schimel: School grants could be used for gun training


Republican Attorney General Brad Schimel isn’t ruling out using school safety grants to cover firearm training for teachers. Schimel made the remarks during a news conference Wednesday. > AP News

Parkland students come to Wisconsin on ‘Road To Change’ tour


High school students from Parkland, Florida are in Wisconsin to advocate for stricter gun control laws and to register young people to vote. As part of a nationwide “March for Our Lives: Road to Change” tour, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students plan to hold events in Janesville, Madison, and Milwaukee. > Wisconsin Public Radio

Kathleen Vinehout hopes to take policy chops to governor’s office

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In its continuing series spotlighting all ten Democratic candidates for governor, Wisconsin Public Radio turns its lens on state Sen. Kathleen Vinehout. From PhD’d number cruncher to rural hunter, Vinehout comprises a wide-ranging profile, and not all of it is liberal enough for some Democrats.

Gun by her side, Vukmir’s first campaign TV ad talks of threats

With a holstered handgun next to her on a dining room table, Republican U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir promises in her first television ad of the campaign released Monday to stand with President Donald Trump just as she did against death threats in Wisconsin. > AP News