With all the good accomplishments he has achieved for the people of his state it is a wonder to me that anyone is running against him.
In the past, the combined Farm-Labor Party and the Communist Party held a significant sway over state/Democratic politics, and elected a lot of reds and pinks to local, state and national offices.
While these older leftists have basically died off, their “red diaper baby” offspring are still out there. Where do you think the labor thugs came from, “Babies R US”?
Madison, Wisconsin, the Moscow of the Midwest/No. Central US. The old (Madison) Capitol Times - often written by covert Communist Party members (Richard Greenleaf) - the “Pravda” of Wisconsin.
The state was “RED” long before it became Blue.