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Scott Walker Is Enjoying The Hell Out Of Not Running For President

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 12.01.2015 | Politics

Scott Walker, once a front-runner for the Republican presidential nomination, stunned the political world in September by withdrawing from the race af...

No, Scott Walker's Super PAC Donors Didn't Waste Their Money

The Huffington Post | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 09.27.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s abrupt flameout in the Republican presidential primary race came despite his success in raising massive ...

That Whole 'President Scott Walker' Thing Looks Pretty Stupid Now

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 09.27.2015 | Politics

We know it's not nice to laugh at someone's misfortune, but sometimes failure is so spectacular that you pretty much have to. So, here's your daily sc...

Scott Walker Retreats To Iowa

The Washington Post | Kelly Chen | Posted 09.17.2015 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Scott Walker -- who has tumbled from top-tier status amid tepid debate performances and other missteps -- will pull back fr...

Carson Running Nearly Even To Trump

The Huffington Post | Janie Velencia | Posted 09.15.2015 | Politics

One day before the second Republican presidential debate, Ben Carson is pulling nearly even with GOP front-runner Donald Trump, according to a new New...

Scott Walker Calls Food Stamp Drug Testing 'A Progressive Thing'

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 09.14.2015 | Politics

MAQUOKETA, Iowa -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) wants to make food stamp recipients take drug tests so he can help them. "For us, it's not a puniti...

Scott Walker Blames Obama For Attacks On Police Officers

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.13.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential candidate and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Sunday blamed President Barack Obama for the killings of police off...

Scott Walker Reverses The Position He Took On Taking Positions

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.10.2015 | Politics

Yesterday, I noted that Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, after a long and troubled period in which he struggled to manage the day-to-day trials of being a...

Scott Walker Won't Take Questions About Past Or Future

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 09.09.2015 | Politics

To my genuine surprise, no one seems to be wilting under the bright lights of the 2016 campaign trail more thoroughly than Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker...

Canada Responds To Scott Walker: 9/11 Terrorists Had U.S. Visas

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 08.31.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Canada responded on Monday to GOP presidential contender Scott Walker's controversial comments about building a northern border wall by ...

Scott Walker Campaign Says He's Not Advocating For A Border Wall With Canada

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 08.31.2015 | Politics

After critics mocked Republican presidential candidate and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for saying a wall between the U.S. and Canada was a "legitimate...

Scott Walker Wants Everyone To Know That He's Mad At China

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.24.2015 | Politics

As we noted a few days ago, Scott Walker's been having a hard time doing this whole "running for president" thing, and people are starting to notice a...

Scott Walker's Still Working Out His Stance On Birthright Citizenship

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.23.2015 | Politics

Walker was a survivor: The Democrats and the unions had come at the king, and they'd missed. Repeatedly and dramatically. Which is, like, the one thing you're not supposed to do. In other words, there was a time not so long ago when a lot of folks thought the nomination was Walker's to lose. Lately, however, the question has become whether Walker is about to go and do just that.

Scott Walker Isn't Thrilling The Home-State Crowd

The Huffington Post | Yujia Pan | Posted 08.28.2015 | Politics

Gov. Scott Walker may lead the Republican primary field in his home state of Wisconsin, but local voters are not very enthusiastic about his record as...

Scott Walker Says There Are A 'Handful Of Reasonable, Moderate Followers Of Islam'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.21.2015 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) admitted Friday that not every Muslim in the world is a terrorist, saying there are a "handful" of "reasonable" people...

Scott Walker To Protester: 'I Am Not Intimidated By You'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.18.2015 | Politics

Republican presidential hopeful Scott Walker confronted a protester at the Iowa State Fair on Monday, standing tall against the heckler while giving a...

Scott Walker Wants To Build A Wall On The U.S.-Mexico Border

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.17.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It didn't take long for Donald Trump's surging presidential campaign to drag his fellow Republican rivals further to the right. Wisconsi...

Hillary Clinton Goes After Scott Walker On Education Cuts

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 08.11.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton highlighted the education record of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) at a town hall in ...

Scott Walker: Don't Focus On 'Racial Discord' Or You'll Only Create More

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.09.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) says the proper way to address racial issues in America is by concentrating on what brings people togeth...

Scott Walker Fumbles On America's Race Issue

The Huffington Post | Julia Craven | Posted 08.07.2015 | Politics

Well, the Black Lives Matter movement got a brief mention during the main Fox News 2016 GOP debate Thursday. When Megyn Kelly asked about a solution t...

The Case for Bernie Sanders

Walker Bragman | Posted 08.06.2016 | Politics
Walker Bragman

Bernie Sanders can win--not just the primary, but the general. Democrats should back him, and ignore the arguments made by Barney Frank and others, who say giving Hillary the nod early is the only hope for victory in 2016.

Ideological Purists Vs. Pragmatists In The Republican Nomination Fight

Hans Noel | Posted 07.30.2016 | Politics
Hans Noel

I suspect that this sample is actually much more ideologically extreme and less willing to compromise than the elites who matter are. It's likely that, as in many years past, there will be a conflict between the more ideologically pure parts of the party and the more professional compromisers.

Here's Why Scott Walker's Harley Davidson Love Is Pretty Awkward

Reuters | Sam Levine | Posted 07.31.2015 | Politics

(Corrects name of union in 19th paragraph) MILWAUKEE, July 30 (Reuters) - For Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, there's something awkward about the Ha...

Scott Walker Hates Raising Taxes. But If You Own A Sports Team, He'll Talk

The Huffington Post | Travis Waldron | Posted 07.23.2015 | Sports

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's efforts to portray himself as the true small-government conservative in the Republican presidential primary could be com...

Scott Walker: A Threat to Democracy

Ellen Bravo | Posted 07.22.2016 | Politics
Ellen Bravo

Wisconsinites became more and more aware we were dealing with an enemy of democracy. American voters would be wise to learn from our experience.