Brad Schimel's file

Republican Brad Schimel was elected in 2006 as the district attorney in Waukesha County, which borders Milwaukee County. He was the GOP nominee for Wisconsin attorney general in the November 2014 election, and defeated Susan Happ to win the office. After he was defeated in November 2018, he was appointed a circuit court judge in Waukesha County.

Recent stories featuring Brad Schimel

High 5: Governor's race (and beer) dominate the most-clicked fact checks

Also: All of our Scott Walker and Tony Evers checks in the governor's race.

Fact-check look at 4 issues raised in debate for Democratic candidates for governor

Prisons vs UW, rape kits, business creation and Foxconn.

Back-to-back Pants on Fire

Two in a row is rare. Here's a look at our other recent POF fact checks.

Six Pants on Fire claims in 2017

From the left and right.

What we know about opioids, declared by Trump as a public health emergency

Reviewing fact checks on the impact of opioid abuse in Wisconsin.