Politics - KTTC Rochester, Austin, Mason City News, Weather and Sports

Right Now

Walker kicks off re-election campaign Video included

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) - Gov. Scott Walker touts the positives of his first term as he kicks off his bid for a second one. More>>

Wisconsin governor's race: Candidates 180 degrees apart

The race for governor appears to be officially underway, although both candidates have been in campaign mode for months. More>>

Bachmann backs Emmer to succeed her in Congress

Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann is formally backing GOP candidate Tom Emmer to succeed her in Congress as an expected primary awaits that Minnesota race. More>>

Dayton signs minimum wage boost into law Video included

Tens of thousands of Minnesota workers have big raises coming their way. More>>

Project Veritas vows more oversight on politicians

The videographer behind the video that led to Sen. Mike Ellis bowing out of state politics after 43 years says politicians should get used to being watched. More>>

Group asks Supreme Court to stay out of John Doe

A liberal-leaning group has asked the state Supreme Court to stay out of a dispute over subpoenas in a secret investigation into possible illegal coordination between conservative groups and recent recall campaigns. More>>

Seeking re-election, Dayton has $733K at the ready

Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's re-election campaign is off to a measured fundraising pace for the year, taking in about $189,000 from January through March. More>>

Rep. Kramer appears in court on sexual assault charges Video included

Rep. Bill Kramer appears in court on charges of sexual assault.
More>>

Wisconsin GOP will vote on secession resolution at state convention in May

MADISON (WKOW) -- The Republican Party of Wisconsin will vote on a resolution to support the state's right to secede from the rest of the United States at its annual convention in May. More>>

Petri makes formal retirement announcement

Wisconsin Congressman Tom Petri will make a formal announcement about his plans to retire after representing the 6th District for more than three decades. More>>

Lawyer: Kramer to plead not guilty to sex assault

The lawyer for former state Majority Leader Bill Kramer says his client will plead not guilty to two counts of second-degree sexual assault. More>>

Wisconsin representative won't seek re-election

Another member of the Wisconsin Assembly says he won't seek re-election this fall. More>>

Site Map

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2001 - 2014 WorldNow and KTTC, a Quincy station.
All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Jodi Neyens at (507) 280-5104. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.