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State Sen. incumbent Olsen defeats challenger

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  • September 20, 2012
Updated: Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012, 10:16 PM CDTPublished : Tuesday, 14 Aug 2012, 10:11 PM CDT MADISON, Wis. (AP) - State Sen. Luther Olsen has easily beaten back a challenge from a tea party supporter in a Republican primary. Unofficial results fro...

Senator Olsen Runs for Re-Election

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  • July 31, 2012
   State Sen. Luther Olsen, R-Ripon, announced late Tuesday evening his bid for re-election to the 14th Senate District, which he has represented since 2004.      The 14th Senate District now includes all of Green Lake and Marquette counties and p...

Senator Olsen Looks at Whether Wisconsin High School Pass the Career Test

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  • July 31, 2012
A wide-ranging group of lawmakers, business leaders and educators begins work Monday to answer a central question: Does Wisconsin's education system do enough to develop the career skills of high-schoolers? Rep. Paul Farrow (R-Pewaukee) launche...

Luther Olsen Applauds NCLB Waiver

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  • July 31, 2012
MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - A Wisconsin state senator says Friday’s waiver of the No Child Left Behind Act means this state can more effectively improve its public schools. Wisconsin’s waiver was approved Friday by the U.S. Department of Education. A ...

Senator Olsen Defeats Fred Clark

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  • July 31, 2012
UPDATE: Senator Olsen Keeps Seat; Defeats Clark UPDATED Tuesday, August 9, 2011 --- 10:20 p.m. Olsen overcomes challenge from Democrat Clark MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Incumbent Wisconsin state Sen. Luther Olsen has overcome a challenge from Democ...