Wachs campaign launches ‘Worst of Walker’ March Madness bracket


Dana Wachs’ campaign has launched a “Worst of Walker” March Madness Bracket to draw attention to the ongoing damage to Wisconsin caused by Gov. Walker. Modeled after the NCAA March Madness basketball bracket, 64 failures and reckless policies by Gov. Walker are matched up across four divisions. > Urban Milwaukee

Governor candidate Wachs speaks out on Foxconn deal


Dana Wachs, on a campaign swing through Kenosha this week, said his courtroom career would serve him well if elected governor. Considered by some a front-runner among 17 seeking the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, Wachs contrasted himself with Gov. Scott Walker on a number of issues, including Foxconn. > Kenosha News

Governor candidates make blunt appeal to marijuana advocates


Two Democratic candidates for governor spoke recently to a Milwaukee area group that favors legalizing marijuana for any purpose, but several of the nine serious candidates hoping to challenge Gov. Walker in November have stated positions on marijuana and pot-related offenses. > Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Here’s where the top Democratic candidates for governor stand on gun control


The Wisconsin State Journal asked the top nine Democrats running for governor for their ideas on how to address gun violence and school safety. Here’s what each proposed.

Democratic governor hopefuls talk guns


The nine Democratic Wisconsin governor candidates attending Saturday’s candidate forum in Eau Claire discussed issues ranging from the state’s controversial deal with Foxconn to farm prices to health care, but references to gun control prompted especially emotional responses from the audience. > Eau Claire Leader-Telegram

Walker challengers slam Foxconn deal in Dells appearance


A business group invited four of the 14 declared Democrats seeking to unseat Gov. Scott Walker in the fall to speak at their winter conference in Lake Delton, and all four were heavily critical of incentives offered to bring a Foxconn manufacturing facility to the state. > Wisconsin Dells Events

Governor’s race: Democrats aim to differentiate through their priorities


The Democrats vying to challenge Gov. Scott Walker share many similar priorities, but there are also notable differences emerging as they try to find a lane that will power them to the nomination. At a Madison forum last month, candidates were asked to name their top three budget priorities. > Madison.com