Outside groups pummel Baldwin and other vulnerable senators in early TV advertising

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The midterm congressional elections are months away, but well-funded outside groups already are dominating the airwaves in what will be a multi-million dollar brawl for control of the Senate. > USA Today

Concerned Veterans For America launches anti-Baldwin ad campaign

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A conservative group has launched a new $1.5 million ad campaign against Sen. Tammy Baldwin, adding to the more than $3 million that has already been spent targeting the Democratic incumbent. Concerned Veterans for America is affiliated with the Koch brothers network. > Wisconsin Public Radio

The Koch network’s war on unions is a war on Democrats, education, and democracy

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The Koch network recently got together to discuss how they could invest $400 million to promote their politics and policies, but it’s not just about the upcoming election cycle. This incredibly powerful group of billionaires focused on winning the long war. > San Diego Free Press

Koch brothers have Wisconsin senate, governor’s races in their crosshairs

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The influential Koch brothers and their powerful donor network plan to pour money into Wisconsin this fall to keep Gov. Scott Walker in the statehouse and replace U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin. > Wisconsin State Journal

Scott Walker crushes Wisconsin democracy to advance Koch brothers’ agenda

If there is a “Convention of States” to consider U.S. constitutional amendments, thanks to Scott Walker — and his Koch brother allies — all of Wisconsin’s delegates will be politicians appointed by other politicians. That’s absurd. > Cap Times

Wisconsin Supreme Court candidate hires Koch operatives

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Michael Screnock, a conservative candidate for the open Wisconsin Supreme Court seat in next spring’s elections, has hired two former executives with the Koch-backed Americans for Prosperity as campaign advisors. > Urban Milwaukee

Koch network targets Baldwin with $1.6 million in attack ads

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The billionaire Koch brothers are turning up the heat on vulnerable Senate Democrats in a move to pressure some of them to support the Republican tax-cut plan, and Sen. Tammy Baldwin is prominently in their crosshairs. > Bloomberg