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Outside groups key as GOP outspends Dems in governor's race

Oct 10, 2018 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin)

"Wisconsin does have national importance ... Knocking off Walker two years after Trump wins the state might be a nice win for Democrats ... for the same reason Republicans want to defend it."

Michael Franz

Political scientist at Bowdoin College

Republicans have outspent Democrats by almost 2-to-1 on broadcast TV in a fierce general election fight for governor between GOP incumbent Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Tony Evers.

About two-thirds of that spending has com...