Election clerks in Wisconsin are rushing to mail absentee ballots. That's after a Monday afternoon decision by the state Supreme Court lifting its temporary freeze on sending ballots while it considered a legal challenge.
Larger Michigan municipalities could begin processing an expected surge of absentee ballots sooner in the November presidential election under a bill approved by the state Senate. The bill still needs House approval.
Hopes are dimming for another coronavirus relief bill from Washington as Congress returns to session. Talks between top Democrats and the Trump administration broke off last month and remain off track.
Democratic vice presidential candidate Kamala Harris will visit Milwaukee on Monday. It is her first campaign appearance in the battleground state. Vice President Mike Pence will be in western Wisconsin.