POLITICS: Report says Walker prepares run for presidentPOLITICS: Report says Walker prepares run for presidentWisconsin politicsOVERSIGHT & GOVERNANCE
Bill would create data commission to boost agency effectivenessBill would create data commission to boost agency effectivenessSen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., want data clearinghouse.Politics
Rep. Ryan to chair powerful House committeeRep. Ryan to chair powerful House committeeHouse Republican leaders chose Paul Ryan to head the powerful House Ways and Means Committee for the next two years.Elections
Paul Ryan named chairman of Ways and Means panelPaul Ryan named chairman of Ways and Means panelHouse GOP's budget expert takes helm at tax-writing committee for new Congress.Local
Wisconsin’s Ryan in running to chair powerful committeeWisconsin’s Ryan in running to chair powerful committeeWisconsin representative in line to head Ways and Means CommitteeLocal
Suspect in German student death had criminal pastSuspect in German student death had criminal pastKaarma has pleaded not guilty to deliberate homicide. His trial is scheduled for December.Columnists
State Republicans dominated in cash, turnoutState Republicans dominated in cash, turnoutAcross the board, the party and its supporters spent more.Opinion
Give GOP what it wants; Yes, tax evasion is a felonyGive GOP what it wants; Yes, tax evasion is a felonyTake rights away from patients, consumers, workers and women.