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Governor Scott Walker

On Anniversary of Prank Call to Gov. Walker, the Real David Koch Wants to "Stop Union Power"

Mary Bottari | Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics
Mary Bottari

Given the impact of his policies, to many observers Walker's recall election will be a bellwether on whether or not Americans will allow policymakers to force them to bear the blame and the brunt of the Wall Street financial crisis or if another view of Wisconsin's future will prevail.

Walker Could Experience Big Blow Amid Recall Drama

Wisconsin State Journal | Clay Barbour | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

The state Department of Workforce Development will release job numbers next month that could be the most anticipated statistics of Gov. Scott Walker's...

Scott Walker Recall Request Denied

Associated Press | Scott Bauer | Posted 02.18.2012 | Politics

A judge has denied Gov. Scott Walker's request for a two-week extension to review recall petition signatures, saying the election is likely to procee...

John Celock

National Group Seeks To Shape Walker Recall Contest

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

A national group dedicated to electing pro-choice Democratic women has weighed in on the contest to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), where the ...

Komen Board's Wisdom Lost on Scott Walker

Jon Richards | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics
Jon Richards

No reversal is in the works for Gov. Walker's ideologically-driven battle against the Planned Parenthood clinics providing health care to the women of Wisconsin.

Stunning Allegation Against Wisconsin Recall Supporters

Caledonia Patch | Janine Anderson | Posted 02.06.2012 | Politics

Jason Adams of Racine contacted Caledonia Patch last week and said he found his name on a petition to recall Sen. Van Wanggaard, though he never signe...

GOP Lawmaker Carries Gun On Wisconsin Chamber Floor

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Assembly leader Bill Kramer said he's been carrying a concealed weapon during floor sessions, the AP reports. Kramer, a Republican from W...

Scott Walker Supporters' Shocking Plan

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 02.03.2012 | Politics

Therefore, it should probably come as no surprise that some supporters of Gov. Scott Walker have come up with a new plan to thwart efforts to unseat t...

John Celock

Anti-Scott Walker Recall Races in Wisconsin Take Shape

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 02.01.2012 | Politics

With a heavy reliance on current and former legislators, Wisconsin Democrats have announced candidates against three of the four Republican state sena...

Secret Email System Revealed in "John Doe" Probe of Walker Staff

Mary Bottari | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics
Mary Bottari

The morning after Governor Walker reassured Wisconsin, "We are turning things around. We are heading in the right direction," two more staffers were charged with multiple felony and misdemeanor counts of misconduct in public office.

Scott Walker Gets Good News

Shorewood Patch | Adam W. McCoy | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

Against four Democratic challengers in a recall election, Gov. Scott Walker leads by anywhere from 6 to 10 percentage points, according to a new poll ...

Scott Walker Recall One Step Closer

Caledonia Patch | Denise Lockwood | Posted 01.25.2012 | Politics

The GAB has posted thousands of pages of recall petition signatures on their website. So far, the tens of thousands of signatures collected to recall ...

Gov. Walker's Disappearing Act

Jon Richards | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Jon Richards

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is a magician. Last Tuesday when citizens were delivering over one million signatures on recall petitions seeking his ouster from the Statehouse, Walker made himself disappear.

Governor Walker's Day Has Come

Jim Worth | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Jim Worth

Only two Governor's have been recalled in our long history. It looks like the Wisconsin Governor will make history by becoming the third.

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker's Fundraising Pitch: 'Big Labor Bosses' Are Out To Get Me

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "Big Union-sponsored mercenaries." "Bare-knuckle union attacks." "Strong-arm tactics." Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's (R) most recent ...

Protesters Plan To Counter Pro-Walker Rally

Patch.com | By Jim Price | Posted 01.20.2012 | Politics

Protests of some kind are being planned Saturday afternoon to counter the Celebrate Walker rally in Hart Park in Wauwatosa, according to several sourc...

Anna Staver

Veterans Board Revolts Over Scott Walker's Power Grab

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Staver | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) is facing a backlash from his attempts to consolidate his power over a veterans agency that traditionall...

Wisconsin Dems Map Out Plan To Find Walker Challenger

Patch.com | By Adam W. McCoy | Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics

One large question looming over Wisconsin politics was answered Tuesday with more than 1 million petition signatures submitted to the state in the rec...

1 Million Petition for the Recall of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker

Mary Bottari | Posted 03.18.2012 | Politics
Mary Bottari

Putting off worries about the future and the massive amount of work ahead, thousands of recall volunteers prepared to party tonight at Frank Lloyd Wright's Monona Terrace, the site of Scott Walker's 2010 inaugural.

Live Updates: Scott Walker Recall Petitions

Oak Creek Patch | Janine Anderson | Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics

On Tuesday, organizers of the effort to recall Gov. Scott Walker from office, will present hundreds of thousands of signatures to the state Government...

Scott Walker Distances Himself From Tea Party

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

Tea Party groups in Wisconsin and around the country have recruited nearly 10,000 volunteers from 49 states to scrutinize the signatures and verify th...

Walker's Anti-Union Law May Have Led To Record Number Of Retirements

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

A record number of Wisconsin's government employees retired in 2011, the same year Governor Scott Walker (R) pushed a law that took away the collectiv...

Controversial Scott Walker Billboard Removed

Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

A poorly-placed billboard touting Gov. Scott Walker's (R-Wisc.) job creation record has been removed, Wisconsin Radio Network reported Thursday. T...

Dems Using Walker Aides' Scandal To Raise Money

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Democrats are using a recent scandal surrounding former aides of Governor Scott Walker (R) to raise money. Supporters received an email o...

Scott Walker Gains Support

Wauwatosa Patch | Jim Price | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

A who's who of top Wisconsin Republican politicians are expected to appear at a Jan. 21 rally in support of Gov. Scott Walker at Hart Park in Wauwatos...