Rep. Moore: ‘For the sake of the soul of our country,’ remove Trump

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In a statement Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore called for the president’s impeachment: “The time has come for Republicans and Democrats to put aside our political differences and, for the sake of the soul of our country, come together to restore our national dignity that has been robbed by Donald Trump’s presence in the White House.” > Channel3000

How each of Wisconsin’s congressional delegates responded to the Charlottesville violence

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While both of Wisconsin’s U.S. Senators and all eight of the state’s U.S. Representatives spoke out against the violence, some were more pointed than others, and some were more critical of President Donald Trump’s response. Wisconsin Public Radio‘s lays out all ten responses.

Judge weighs possible challenge to Gwen Moore

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A judge is weighing a possible challenge to entrenched U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore. Milwaukee County Circuit Judge David Borowski, a moderate Democrat, said he may take on Moore, a liberal Democrat, in next year’s primary. “It’s something I’m considering,” said the 51-year-old judge. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Gwen Moore turned down Trump’s invitation to be at Foxconn press conference

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U.S. Rep. Gwen Moore said Wednesday that she “respectfully declined” an invitation from President Trump to appear with him at a news conference announcing the move of an electronics manufacturer to her state, saying: “My constituents have no interest in me entertaining the president’s desire to be used as a backdrop in this photo op.” > The Hill

Wisconsin’s Democratic members of Congress urge state not to comply with Trump voter data request

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Wisconsin’s Congressional Democrats – Reps. Gwen Moore, Mark Pocan and Ron Kind – are urging the state’s elections commission not to share voters’ personal information with Trump’s election fraud commission. “I find it reckless to increase voter data vulnerability by facilitating the Commission’s request,” Moore wrote. But the state may not have a choice. > The Cap Times

From welfare to Congress, Rep. Gwen Moore talks about her fight against poverty

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Rep. Gwen Moore tells of her journey from poverty to Congress, and how Bill Clinton’s welfare reforms and corporate Democrats refusal to deal with chronic poverty has allowed the GOP to obstruct legislation that would bring millions out of deep poverty. Watch the video interview or read the transcript here. > Real News Network