Capitol Insights Archive

Capitol Insights Archive

5/10: Welcome PAC launches ads backing Cooke

Welcome PAC released digital ads this week supporting Democratic 3rd CD candidate Rebecca Cooke. According to a filing with the FEC, the group spent...

2/16: Shankland’s campaign releases poll

State Rep. Katrina Shankland’s (D) campaign for the third Congressional District released poll results that revealed she is faring better against U.S. Rep. Derrick...

4/12: Cooke announces fundraising

3rd CD candidate Rebecca Cooke (D-Eau Claire) announced she raised more than $490,000 in the first quarter, bringing her fundraising total to over $1.2...

4/19: 3rd CD candidates report fundraising totals

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Derrick Van Orden (R-Prairie du Chien), Rebecca Cooke (D-Eau Claire), and state Rep. Katrina Shankland (D-Stevens Point) filed their finances to...

2/16: Gallagher not running for reelection

U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher (R) announced last Saturday that he will not run for reelection to the 8th Congressional District seat in November 2024....

3/22: Gallagher announces resignation effective April 19

U.S. Rep. Mike Gallagher (R) announced he is resigning from his U.S. House seat after announcing earlier this year that he would not be...

4/5: Opportunity Wisconsin launches new ad targeting Van Orden

Opportunity Wisconsin launched a new digital ad that is critical of U.S. Rep. Derrick Van Orden (R-Prairie du Chien) for allegedly siding with big...

3/8: Jacque announces bid for 8th CD

State Senator Andre Jacque (R) announced he will run for the 8th Congressional District in northeastern Wisconsin. Last month, current 8th CD incumbent U.S....

5/10: Quinnipiac releases new senate poll

Quinnipiac University released new Wisconsin polls, finding U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin (D) ahead of GOP U.S. Senate candidate Eric Hovde. The survey found 54%...

3/29: Opportunity Wisconsin launches ad targeting Steil

Opportunity Wisconsin, a left-leaning issue advocacy organization, launched a new TV ad against U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil (R-Janesville). The ad accuses Rep. Steil of...