Updated: 01/28/2014 - A Wisconsin legislator wants to expand height restrictions on Madison buildings to protect the view of the state Capitol.
Updated: 01/28/2014 - UPDATE: A bill that would prohibit drivers from talking on their cellphones while in a construction zone is moving forward in the Wisconsin state Legislature.
Posted: 01/27/2014 - President Barack Obama's approval rating is down among registered Wisconsin voters.
Posted: 01/27/2014 - A new poll shows a close race between Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke.
Posted: 01/27/2014 - Half of registered Wisconsin voters approve of the job Gov. Scott Walker is doing.
Updated: 01/27/2014 - UPDATE: Retiring Wisconsin state Sen. Dale Schultz is refusing to endorse fellow Republican Howard Marklein in the race for the seat Schultz is leaving.
Updated: 01/24/2014 - Rep. Paul Ryan won't say if he'll run for president in 2016 but there's one job he's sure he doesn't want: Speaker of the House of Representatives
Posted: 01/24/2014 - A Democratic state lawmaker from Madison is proposing that marijuana be legalized for both recreational and medicinal purposes.
Updated: 01/23/2014 - UPDATE: Democratic candidate for governor Mary Burke says Gov. Scott Walker's tax cut proposal and agenda he outlined for the coming year doesn't do enough to create jobs in the state.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - Gov. Scott Walker says raising the minimum wage is a "political grandstanding stunt" that will kill jobs.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - Gov. Scott Walker has called a special session of the Legislature to consider his half-billion dollar property and income tax plan.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - A Democratic state representative from Milwaukee was so disgusted with Gov. Scott Walker's State of the State speech she posted a profane message on her Facebook account.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - A county board in Wisconsin has held its first closed meeting in at least three decades -- a side effect of Gov. Scott Walker's law eliminating most public employees' union rights.
Posted: 01/23/2014 - The leader of the Wisconsin Technical College System is coming out in support of Gov. Scott Walker's proposed property tax cut.
Updated: 01/22/2014 - UPDATE: Here is the text of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's fourth State of the State address as prepared for delivery.
Posted: 01/22/2014 - Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says the growth in a projected budget shortfall caused by Gov. Scott Walker's proposed tax cut plan is "definitely a concern."
Posted: 01/22/2014 - A new report says the federal health care law could spell additional tax penalties for Wisconsin businesses with a large number of low-income employees.
Updated: 01/21/2014 - UPDATE: The Wisconsin Assembly has passed a bill that would end the state's no-call list and bar telemarketers from contacting Wisconsin residents on the federal no-call list.
Updated: 01/21/2014 - UPDATE: The Wisconsin Assembly has passed a bill that would expand municipalities' powers to enforce marijuana ordinances after district attorneys decline to prosecute.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - The state Assembly has approved a bill that clarifies Wisconsin's open records law extends to elected officials.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - The Wisconsin Assembly has passed a bill that would impose new pay requirements on employers who run traveling sales crews.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Republican state lawmakers are making another push to extend taxpayer subsidies to help students with special needs attend private schools.
Posted: 01/21/2014 - Democratic legislative leaders say they are asking Gov. Scott Walker to use a $977 million budget surplus to eliminate a projected deficit and spend more on education and job training programs.
Updated: 01/20/2014 - UPDATE: Rep. Garey Bies, a Sister Bay Republican, said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press on Monday he won't seek re-election in November. He said 14 years in the Legislature is enough.