Sensenbrenner faces his first primary challenge in 10 years


U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner isn’t accustomed to facing a primary election challenger. The second-longest serving member of the U.S. House, the Menomonee Falls Republican, who was first elected to Congress in 1978, is defending his legacy against Jennifer Vipond, an Elm Grove pediatrician making her first try for elected office. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Ryan, Sensenbrenner endorse Vukmir in U.S. Senate primary


House Speaker Paul Ryan and U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner on Monday endorsed Leah Vukmir in a Republican primary for a Wisconsin Senate seat held by Democrat Tammy Baldwin. The stamp of approval from two long-time Wisconsin congressmen comes after Vukmir, a state senator, won the Wisconsin Republican Party endorsement in May. > AP News

Wisconsin reeling from tariffs coming from Mexico, Canada, Europe

At a recent town hall meeting held by U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, a local manufacturer complained vehemently about the new tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump, saying: “I recognize this is probably a negotiating tactic, but in the meantime real families are being crushed by these tariffs right now.” > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

With Sensenbrenner holding 16 town halls in June, there may be one near you


Per his usual, U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner is holding a long slate of town halls this month. Sessions are scheduled in Washington, Jefferson, Dodge, and Waukesha counties between June 3 and June 29. Full details can be found at the Town Hall Project.

Why Ryan’s House seat may be the only one in play in Wisconsin

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That Republicans may lose the U.S. House this fall while still hanging on to their five Wisconsin seats is a testament to how hard it is to defeat a sitting member of Congress in a district that favors their party. In Wisconsin, it’s happened only once in 40 years. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

What Walker, Vukmir and a growing list of Wisconsin lawmakers are saying about Ryan’s retirement


Read the public statements made about Paul Ryan’s retirement announcement by Gov. Scott Walker, state Sen. Leah Vukmir, several of Wisconsin’s Congressional delegation, and two key state legislators. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Meet the 4 women running for U.S. House seats in Wisconsin

Get to know the four Wisconsin women who are part of the record-setting wave of women running for Congress in the 2018 midterm election. > Wisconsin State Journal