Dem groups spending big on state races in three states Trump won


For Our Future, a Democratic field organizing group, is partnering with the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, the Eric Holder-helmed group, to invest $750,000 in state legislative races in three states Trump won, including Wisconsin. > NBC News

Eric Holder group spending $175K on Dems running in state’s special elections

A group led by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is plunking down $175,000 to help two Democrats running for state Legislature in special elections next month. The group announced the move Tuesday. > Wisconsin State Journal

Walker’s claim of Holder making Supreme Court race ‘highly partisan’ ignores GOP’s role


Is Barack Obama’s attorney general, Eric Holder, to blame for making the state’s pivotal Supreme Court campaign “highly partisan”? Gov. Scott Walker raised the issue after Judge Rebecca Dallet, who was backed by liberals, won election to the high court. PolitiFact Wisconsin checks his claim.

Among four takeaways from Tuesday’s election: Walker among the biggest losers


The political mailers have all been recycled, the campaign ads are off the air and all the ballots have now been counted. This is what the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel‘s Dan Bice says we can take away from this spring’s general election.

Since the law says Walker has to hold special elections, he and the GOP plan to just rewrite it


A day after a judge said Gov. Scott Walker was violating state law by refusing to call special elections for two vacant seats in the state legislature, the Republican leader of the state Senate said he’s exploring changing the law so that Walker does not have to call the elections. > Huff Post

Judge orders Walker to call special elections for vacant seats in Legislature


Weeks after Eric Holder’s national group sued Gov. Scott Walker for not holding special elections for two vacant state seats, a Dane County judge has ordered Walker to promptly call the elections, saying the governor misinterpreted a state law in choosing not to fill the seats until the November general election. > Wisconsin State Journal

Holder campaigns in Wisconsin for Dallet


Eric Holder urged students on the UW-Madison campus Friday to vote for Rebecca Dallet in her bid for the state high court. Holder’s event, hosted by the Democratic student outreach group NextGen America, caps off a two-day swing through Milwaukee and Madison. > Wisconsin State Journal