Palzewicz takes Dems’ midterm battle to Sensenbrenner and Wisconsin’s reddest district


In many ways, businessman and veteran Tom Palzewicz seems the perfect candidate to ride a Democratic wave in the 2018 midterm elections. The only challenges?  He’s running in Wisconsin’s reddest district, against a congressman who has held the district’s seat 40 years. > Wisconsin Gazette

Where does Wisconsin’s congressional delegation stand on Trump’s tariffs?


President Trump’s decision to announce tariffs on steel and aluminum imports has drawn warnings of a trade war by Republican critics, including by Gov. Scott Walker, who has asked Trump to reconsider. The Cap Times runs through all 10 of the state’s U.S. Senators and Representatives on where they stand regarding the tariffs.

Sensenbrenner announces he will run for re-election. For the 20th time.


Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner announced Tuesday that he will run for re-election to represent Wisconsin’s 5th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. Sensenbrenner has held the seat — widely considered Wisconsin’s reddest district — for almost 40 years. > Urban Milwaukee

The King of Town Halls, Sensenbrenner has two dozen scheduled over next two months


U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner is keeping his status alive as the member of congress who holds the most town halls, with eight scheduled throughout February and 17 slated for March. Serving most of Milwaukee’s northern and western suburbs plus Jefferson County, the town halls are scattered across the district. Details available on Rep. Sensenbrenner’s website.