Nailbiter in Wisconsin 

With a few precincts still outstanding, Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice David Prosser leads the union-backed JoAnne Kloppenberg by about 600 votes in his bid to stay in office.

Yesterday's election was significant because it a Kloppenberg victory would put liberals back in charge of the state supreme court. The state's public-sector unions spent big to mobilize, in advance of the challenge to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's bill, which limits state and local government workers' unions' collective bargaining privileges.

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David Freddoso

David Freddoso came to the Washington Examiner in June 2009, after serving for nearly two years as a Capitol Hill-based staff reporter for National Review Online. Before writing his New York Times bestselling book, The Case Against Barack Obama, he spent three years assisting Robert Novak, the legendary Washington... more
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