View Full Version : Thompson Wins Wisconsin GOP Senate Primary

08-15-2012, 01:30 AM
Add Tommy Thompson to the growing list of Wisconsin Republicans to watch in November.The popular former governor clinched his party's U.S. Senate nomination Tuesday by four points in a tight four-way primary that underscored a heightened conservatism in the Badger State GOP since Thompson left office a dozen years ago. He will compete with Democratic Rep. Tammy Baldwin for an open seat in a race that, with his entry, could determine the balance of power in the upper chamber. The RealClearPolitics polling average shows the the pair running neck and neck. His victory comes just...

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