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Mark Pocan

Wisconsin Republicans support anti-Clinton message

Wisconsin Republicans at the national convention in Cleveland said Wednesday they support the strong anti-Hillary Clinton rhetoric at the gathering, which has included chants of "Lock her up!," but they suspect the messaging will soon shift to more of a defense of why Donald Trump is the better candidate.

Democrats say the focus on bashing Clinton shows that Republicans are unhappy with Trump as their nominee.

"The outright racism, the xenophobia that's been running rampant throughout this convention, the dripping hatred they seem to have for Hillary Clinton, it's just more of a rabid, good old boys club than anything else," said Democratic U.S. Rep. Mark...