Pocan urges support for bill that aims to encourage charitable spending

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan spoke at the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County on Monday in support of legislation he is sponsoring to encourage charitable giving. The Everyday Philanthropist Act hopes to create flexible giving accounts for pre-tax deductions in a bid to increase donations from middle-income Americans. > Channel 3000

Pocan: 167 people still on ICE’s list of targeted individuals in Wisconsin

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials found and detained 83 of the 250 individuals this week that they are looking for in Wisconsin, according to a statement from U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan. > Channel 3000

Pocan to ‘demand information’ during meeting with ICE officials following 83 Wisconsin arrests

U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan will be meeting with officials from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement after 83 arrests were made in the state as part of a four-day operation last week. > Channel 3000

Pocan says talk of Trump impeachment is ‘moot conversation’


U.S. Rep. Mark Pocan was one of the first members of Congress to mention the possibility of impeaching President Donald Trump more than a year ago. But on Monday Pocan downplayed impeachment talk when asked about it at a news conference. > AP News

Six of Wisconsin’s eight House seats are 98-100 percent safe, calculates 538

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In FiveThirtyEight‘s forecast model of the upcoming House elections, only two Wisconsin seats show any vulnerability of changing party: Glenn Grothman’s Democratic opponent, Dan Kohl, shows a 29 percent chance of winning, while Democrat Randy Bryce is calculated to have a 21 percent chance of scoring Paul Ryan’s seat.

Congressional slates now set for November

With the primary election over, the races for Wisconsin’s Senate seat and eight House of Representatives seats are now set. Here are the matchups for the Nov. 6 general election. > FOX 11 Green Bay

Vukmir’s ‘Pants on Fire’ claim about Pocan proposal to abolish ICE

Would the Wisconsin congressman’s proposal to eliminate ICE really mean no more enforcement of the U.S. borders? No. But that’s the claim by Leah Vukmir, who is running for the U.S. Senate seat held by Wisconsin Democrat Tammy Baldwin. > PolitiFact Wisconsin