MADISON — Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Tony Evers are fighting over tax increases. Walker’s campaign on Wednesday asserted that if elected, Evers would raise taxes by billions of dollars. Evers’ campaign spokesman Sam Lau responded by saying, “Scott Walker is just making stuff up at this point.” Walker has keyed in on taxes as a central issue with the election less than three weeks away and polls showing the race is a tossup.
MADISON — With majority control of the state Senate at stake, the Republican and Democratic leaders sparred Tuesday over whether a GOP candidate once appeared drunk on the floor of the Assembly. Republican Rep. Dale Kooyenga of Brookfield is running to replace GOP Sen. Leah Vukmir of Brookfield for a seat representing suburban Milwaukee. It is one of a handful of seats Democrats are targeting as they try to wrest majority control away from Republicans. Democrats need to pick up at least