Stung by midterms, especially in Wisconsin, Koch network changes its approach

Despite the launch of their new super PAC, the Koch network lost many of its big bets in 2018, including those placed on Matt Rosendale in Montana and Leah Vukmir in Wisconsin. Wisconsin also saw the unseating of a Koch-network favorite, Gov. Scott Walker. > Open Secrets

Six takeaways from Tammy Baldwin’s victory

Bombarded by ads that began last year, Wisconsin voters went again with Tammy Baldwin, a familiar figure who has been in public life for decades and has now built a personal brand that plays well around the state. Here are six takeaways from her campaign against Leah Vukmir. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Tammy Baldwin trounces Leah Vukmir for second term

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin won re-election to a second term Tuesday with a victory over state Sen. Leah Vukmir that was decisive early enough to have AP call the race at 8:48 p.m. last night. Baldwin secured 55 percent of the statewide vote. > Wisconsin State Journal

Wedge Issues podcast: The final countdown 


On the last episode of Wedge Issues before Election Day, WisPolitics reporter Briana Reilly joins Jessie Opoien to talk about the poll numbers for Walker-Evers, Baldwin-Vukmir and Schimel-Kaul — and what they’re watching in the days before Nov. 6. You can listen here.

WisconsinEye offers excellent collection of voter resources

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WisconsinEye, the state’s public affairs network, offers election resources including interviews with state and federal candidates, new conferences, rallies, debates and other election-related events online. You can peruse their entire Campaign 2018 library of videos here.

Vukmir hopes for White House support after Conway misses rally

Conservative Leaders Address Faith And Freedom Coalition Conference

With just 5 days until the election, Republican Tammy Baldwin challenger Leah Vukmir held a rally in Appleton. Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway was supposed to join her, but the campaign said Conway’s plane had mechanical issues. > ABC 2 Green Bay