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Newsmaker Luncheon to Feature ‘Pundits & Pollsters’

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11:45 am - 1:30 pm

Newsroom Pub
137 E. Wells St. Milwaukee WI, 53202

The Milwaukee Press Club will present a Newsmaker Luncheon featuring “Pundits and Pollsters” who will discuss the dynamics of the upcoming Nov. 4 election in Wisconsin.

The public is invited to attend the Newsmaker Luncheon, which will take place Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Newsroom Pub in downtown Milwaukee at 137 E. Wells St.

The panelists who will assess the election will include: Marquette University Law School poll director Charles Franklin; WisPolitics news analyst JR Ross; Milwaukee Journal Sentinel No Quarter columnist Dan Bice; and Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Washington Bureau Chief Craig Gilbert. The discussion will be moderated by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel editorial page editor David Haynes.

The discussion will cover the latest trends in the gubernatorial race between incumbent Republican Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke, as well as the attorney general race between Democrat Susan Happ and Republican Brad Schimmel, as well as other races in the state. The panelists discuss the factors that will determine the outcomes, the impact of the state’s new Voter I.D. law, the strengths and weaknesses of the candidates, the latest momentum and the expected voter turnout.

The Milwaukee Press Club’s Newsmaker Luncheon Series is sponsored by Journal Communications and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

The Milwaukee Press Club presents the Newsmaker Luncheons to shed light on issues of the day. The public is invited to attend the luncheons. The cost to attend is $18 for MPC members, $23 for non-members, $13 for students. Lunch is included. Seating will be limited. Advanced registration and payment are required and may be done by booking below. Checks may be mailed to the MPC at PO Box 176, North Prairie, WI 53153-0176. Cancellations will be accepted up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund. Please contact Joette Richards at the Milwaukee Press Club at with any questions or call 262-894-2224.

Special thanks to the Safe House/Newsroom Pub, home of the Milwaukee Press Club, for hosting the Newsmaker Luncheon Series. Think of the Newsroom Pub for your next private party! MPC members can book a room at no charge. The Newsroom Pub has FREE wireless internet service compliments of the Safe House.

Event Sponsors

  • Journal Communications

  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


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