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If your mother says she loves you, check it out. (Politics and state government for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

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@sbauerAP Maybe its head just fell off https://t.co/a8ZFmWZW4u @madnewsboy @sbauerAP Barry 😳 @sbauerAP @schmidtmitchell @lkwhite @WheelerReports @wispolitics I just woke up.This view is even prettier after 16 hours. https://t.co/lQUqnj5PXG(Wait: Subeck just changed her vote to aye)Democratic Reps. Deb Kolste, Sondy Pope, Melissa Sargent, Lisa Subeck, Chris Taylor, Don Vruwink also voted against the measure.Also voting no: Reps in the Milwaukee suburbs (all GOP): Scott Allen of Waukesha, Barb Dittrich of Oconomowoc, Cody… https://t.co/BhZBKi3HpFBill to extend bar time until 4 a.m. during the DNC passes Wisconsin Assembly 84-13. GOP Rep. Jim Ott, who has au… https://t.co/Jb31FppQD8Democrats welcome the Republicans back with a successful slow clap. “Buckle up, its about to get weird,” someone m… https://t.co/Vj1AMOTEXzWhile Republicans are caucusing behind closed doors elsewhere, the Assembly Democrats are singing "Goodbye Earl" on… https://t.co/8gI8bvNO1PGuys, I'm still at work. How's your normal life going? @mgarth @patrickdmarley A ha -- I see your point. Checking now. @mgarth @patrickdmarley The third amendment they're in caucus with doesn't have language related to wedding barns. @patrickdmarley I've been assured they will not.Sidenote, I guess: Some DNC attendees are staying in Chicago, and many bars there already stay open until 4 a.m.Assembly lawmakers will vote on this bill at some point tonight. Or tomorrow morning. I'm tired.Assembly Republican lawmakers are proposing to narrow a bill to allow bars to remain open until 4 a.m. during the D… https://t.co/5ZGJkd7Kll
2/21
2020
Breaking news: https://t.co/3UwCdyyRX3Madison almost certainly will get new F-35 jets at Wisconsin Air National Guard unit, despite noise concerns… https://t.co/u31UtgSJhv.@GovEvers pardons 17 people for crimes ranging from stealing calves to dealing drugs https://t.co/QSwA4qV3Cb via @RicoReporting @rossacrosswi Good point!Former Packer LeRoy Butler addresses state Assembly as lawmakers name 2/29/20 “LeRoy’s Leap Day.” https://t.co/stIBEEUxKl
Retweeted by Molly BeckTuesday's turnout was sky-high for a February Supreme Court election, a potential sign of things to come… https://t.co/8LWac4oxlFThe poll sample is 32% GOP and 26% Dem https://t.co/4WWNTzVA4qso the new WI Quinnipiac Poll with Trump well ahead of Dem rivals does have a GOP-heavy sample: 32% Rep, 26% Dem,… https://t.co/F3P2aKe1jN
Retweeted by Molly BeckStadium-filling Foo Fighters hint of return to small venues from first tour. Will that include Madison's Barrymore… https://t.co/yYiXcK87wu
Retweeted by Molly BeckGreen Bay School Board member is running against Rep. Staush Gruszynski, arguing the lawmaker cannot do his job aft… https://t.co/Ks5ASr0rQiAssembly lawmakers pass $250M income tax cut 65-34 over objection of Democratic lawmakers except two: Rep. Steve Do… https://t.co/pc2YEPjYc2Live from the last scheduled Assembly floor session for the year: GOP Rep. Paul Tittl is countering @GordonHintz's… https://t.co/XSVzaD2v8XGreen Bay School Board member Kristina Shelton announces she’s running as a Democrat in the 90th Assembly District,… https://t.co/BXhr0rn0Dl
Retweeted by Molly BeckWisconsin lawmakers likely to take no action on preventing delays in testing sexual assault evidence https://t.co/L1MinlUMVZif i had to debate the same ppl nine! times i'd be sick of them too
Retweeted by Molly BeckWisconsin Sen. Scott Fitzgerald, who is running to replace Jim Sensenbrenner in Congress, says he's not troubled by… https://t.co/PJivpQPoar.@SpeakerVos ahead of floor session urges support to extend bar hours during DNC. "I think it’s going to be fantas… https://t.co/xndeRFIVGCGOP tax cut appears to be headed to an Evers veto https://t.co/S0ikileFu5 via @patrickdmarleyIn March 2017, I wrote about the lack of legislative action in WI's Capitol to address a backlog of untested rape k… https://t.co/tykqE6Ztkz
Retweeted by Molly BeckButtigieg vs Klobuchar is a quintessentially Midwestern argument. It’s needlessly formal, there’s a lot of eye-roll… https://t.co/oMb5P3zb28
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2/20
2020
Wisconsin Democrats temporarily block vote on GOP plan to cut taxes https://t.co/FdyHRix02k via ⁦@patrickdmarley⁩FWIW, @GovEvers and Wisconsin don't get a mention in the report on governors. Report available here for those who… https://t.co/zzFJsszXid
Retweeted by Molly BeckThings are getting super catty and I'm all here for it. https://t.co/XHJozrTyPf
Retweeted by Molly Beck @SenFitzgerald @WisDOJ The Assembly passed a different bill, which the Senate Republicans don't support. Background: https://t.co/VSpvu0h4Qm.@SenFitzgerald also signaled today the Legislature won't pass any bills this session that seek to prevent future d… https://t.co/HCANWq8O5H @SenFitzgerald Fitzgerald says he isn't throwing cold water on the idea, but members in his caucus are worried abou… https://t.co/tBvozEz0K0.@SenFitzgerald tells reporters there's now not nearly as much momentum within the Senate GOP caucus to pass a bill… https://t.co/cgsMDbcH2QWhat 2016 can tell worried 2020 Democrats: Messy nominating fights aren't always fatal https://t.co/1uK1dpZMvG via @WisVoter.@scottwalker ended his presidential campaign in 2015 with a message against Trump and endorsed Ted Cruz in the Wis… https://t.co/3Lw1kepNl0After promising "full disclosure," Sanders, 78, refuses to release more medical records just months after suffering… https://t.co/wdQWGy6TLt
Retweeted by Molly Beck"Blagojevich’s conviction was notable, even in a state where four of the last 10 governors have gone to prison for… https://t.co/nxudKR0djnBloomberg Campaign is hiring workers for $2,500 per month to promote Bloomberg to all their contacts https://t.co/QINYRc7kd3The @WBEZ “Public Official A” band is back together with a new episode. If you’re interested in Rod Blagojevich’s r… https://t.co/Nupr9ch5wE
Retweeted by Molly BeckWhat Trump gets out of this deal: a loyal surrogate who will get lots of media attention in an election year https://t.co/4YvQjInGrz
Retweeted by Molly BeckWith 98.8% of precincts reporting, conservative Dan Kelly has 348,689 votes in the Wisconsin Supreme Court primary.… https://t.co/TWtfKE9axn
Retweeted by Molly BeckBREAKING: @AP declares @TomTiffanyWI winner of the Republican primary for Wisconsin's 7th Congressional District o… https://t.co/S8U7356bIa
Retweeted by Molly BeckWisconsin Supreme Court race will pit Daniel Kelly against Jill Karofsky https://t.co/Ct5dRaZ2kZ via @patrickdmarleyState Sen. Lena Taylor to square off against Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett in April election https://t.co/auV9bHxICs via @AlisonDirrQUOTES https://t.co/Mc7CmtnHHyBREAKING: Dane County Judge Jill Karofsky and incumbent Supreme Court Justice Dan Kelly will face off in the April… https://t.co/422cw8CD95
Retweeted by Molly Beck.@DavidCCrowley advances in Milwaukee County Exec race as he sits on the Assembly floor. The Assembly floor sessi… https://t.co/3CxbB5Bh1gPolls are closed in Wisconsin! Follow @patrickdmarley and @SchulteLaura for results of the Supreme Court and 7th CD primaries. @haleybemiller Our cats are twinsFollow @SchulteLaura for coverage of 7th Congressional District primary results: https://t.co/ZvwfPH2LmS"On fire, the woman ran outside to roll in the snow, witnesses told police, and her two children, ages 4 and 1, fol… https://t.co/A18EpscRXcA Milwaukee man set a sleeping woman on fire after she said she planned to move out of the apartment both shared. T… https://t.co/ZCCDiBbslF @GordonHintz @GovEvers .@RepTranel later pointed out @SpeakerVos convened a task force on water quality before… https://t.co/bQafOuTQs2
2/19
2020
.@GordonHintz introduced a new thing today: "The Evers Effect." Assembly Democrats are now using it to argue Repu… https://t.co/T1IpjnNAbK[unexpectedly seeing a famous person's name] 2016: oh no, did they die 2017: oh no, are they a harasser 2019: oh n… https://t.co/GjOMY2Ij36
Retweeted by Molly Beck @kconstalie You also just turned 30 so your body is now deteriorating everyday 👍Blago in 2008 on his approval rating: https://t.co/uNXku0pJnc @sbauerAP It's not like time exists in this room anywayDeja Blago https://t.co/Wn7djDMrJT
Retweeted by Molly BeckThe federal prosecutor, at the time, said the charges against Blagojevich "would make (Abraham) Lincoln roll over in his grave."The Obama Senate seat is what Blago is known for, but he also was convicted of trying to shake down a children's ho… https://t.co/FfuJyNaIbsFormer Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich has served nearly 8 years of his 14-year sentence from a 2011 federal public c… https://t.co/pKQorKrYXePresident Trump commutes Blago’s prison sentence via @NYTimes https://t.co/PyvgXGEF3Y @jessieopie fine. @katbwhite @jessieopie I second this! Regular and goat cheese. @jessieopie No you tell meThe state's website to help people find their polling place isn't working right now, on an election day. Elections… https://t.co/MACUmcDPY3It is primary day in Wisconsin. Polls are open until 8 p.m. Here’s what you need to know to vote, via ⁦… https://t.co/fW34gQCHAG
Retweeted by Molly BeckWisconsin Supreme Court primary will narrow field to two today https://t.co/gAO65MCvaoGood advice here: https://t.co/gncSWhPmOUA Milwaukee man accused in the deaths of his former girlfriend and her two daughters severely beat the woman in the… https://t.co/gfEOe36b6tBlack families came to Chicago by the thousands. Why are they leaving? https://t.co/8pF1oW9iye Great story by @juliebosman:
2/18
2020
Edited video of Mike Bloomberg appears to insult farmers, factory workers, but there's more to the story… https://t.co/H5fDsqY7JDWhat if all swing voters live in Wisconsin? https://t.co/FD99Em4vxp'Please don't kill me': Neighbors heard screams, called 911 on evening mother, children were last seen alive… https://t.co/7Toj5PMFtf“Why don’t you just delete twitter?” https://t.co/gIBaRMn7I7
Retweeted by Molly BeckI’ve never envied another person more https://t.co/ke9HMUG0pT
2/17
2020
‘Are You Sick?’ For Asian-Americans, a Sneeze Brings Suspicion https://t.co/fvyb1MEot4This is heartbreaking: Mother and two young daughters from Amber Alert found dead in apparent homicide… https://t.co/PMUvcW12S7
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2/16
2020
“The allegations that he tolerated a hostile office culture could undercut his ability to criticize President Trump… https://t.co/xoLpJTxwLv
Retweeted by Molly BeckThe Bloomberg Campaign Is a Waterfall of Cash https://t.co/zX1Nh6hiFrHappy Valentine’s Day https://t.co/kMse01ukam
2/15
2020
Young Black Voters to Their Biden-Supporting Parents: ‘Is This Your King?’ https://t.co/b8NHV3ZyGX via @AsteadWesley @prowag @patrickdmarley There's also this: https://t.co/LsMq5abFfx @prowag @patrickdmarley Here's a timeline from the AP: https://t.co/Y4tlS5IIIV AND here's a story from the JS: https://t.co/r0f5Za7otL @analieseeicher @jessieopie @kconstalie I've never figured out why, actually -- I think it has something to do with the word "gal."Republican lawmakers have said @GovEvers tried to raise taxes on the agriculture industry. @ericlitke and… https://t.co/qYMtwn4467Wisconsinites received 515 million robocalls last year -- up more than 80% in three years https://t.co/Lh2JxtFWSM via @rbarrettJSRepublicans are announcing a plan today that would cut income taxes, cut the personal property tax paid by business… https://t.co/7QdHpWyv0i
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2/14
2020

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