Wisconsin’s U.S. Senate race, where incumbent Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D) is facing a strong challenge from Republicans Kevin Nicholson and state Sen. Leah Vukmir (R-Brookfield), is now ranked eighth by the national political news website Politico for most likely to switch parties
Editor James Wigderson was on the Steve Scaffidi show on WTMJ on Friday for the Week in Review segment. Also joining Scaffidi was CJ Szafir of the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty (WILL). We discussed North Korea, tariffs, Stormy Daniels and tailgating.
In the first real test of the relative strength of the candidates running in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Wisconsin, Delafield business consultant and former Marine Kevin Nicholson has taken the lead, but his opponent state Sen. Leah Vukmir (R-Brookfield) has a slightly better favorability rating.
“You’ve got the disgruntled manufacturing man, middle-aged man, disgruntled over international trade issues. That is a populist, nationalist ad targeting men. Then the other ad is more a bipartisan, targeting seniors or targeting women in the ad. They bookend.”