Local Politics

Rep. Jill Billings re-elected to Assembly in La Crosse

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — State Rep. Jill Billings, D-La Crosse, turned back Republican Jerome Gundersen’s challenge to represent the 95th Assembly District. Billings, 58, a former teacher who was a La Crosse County supervisor from 2004 to 2012, was…

Senate leader Fitzgerald wins open congressional seat

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin state Senate Republican Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald has won a seat in Congress. Fitzgerald defeated Democrat Tom Palzewicz in Tuesday's elections to win the open 5th Congressional District representing most of Milwaukee's northern and western…

Election Day 2020: Voting Registration Rules

Polls are now open for Election Day 2020, but there are some things you might need to bring along. Wisconsin voters need to bring an acceptable photo ID, and information is available on the state's Bring It To the Ballot…