By The Associated Press, Hannah Fingerhut and Scott Bauer
The debate over a limited set of circumstances in which abortion could be legal is causing divisions among Republican lawmakers in some states. The spark is the U.S. Supreme Court decision rejecting a right to abortion and returning the issue to states to determine.
Mandela Barnes (D), who also serves as lieutenant governor, is planning to visit Green Bay on Thursday to meet with local union members. Sen. Ron Johnson (R) is hosting a roundtable discussion next week in Milwaukee on border security.
Less than a week away from the August primary, the candidates are sharing their thoughts on the issues facing their jurisdiction. Jerry Petrowski is not seeking reelection for the state senate seat he has held for the last ten years, meaning it is up for grabs this election.