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Scott Walker Recall

Radio Ad Attacks Paralyzed Wisconsin Candidate For Not 'Standing Up' To Scott Walker

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 08.09.2016 | Politics

A last-minute radio ad in a Wisconsin Assembly district goes after a candidate for not “standing up” to Gov. Scott Walker (R). That candidate, Jim...

Scott Walker and the GOP Turning First Amendment Rights Upside Down

Sue Wilson | Posted 05.22.2016 | Media
Sue Wilson

It's been a year since the First Amendment suffered a gigantic blow as a result of the 2012 Scott Walker recall campaign. Now, there is another threat to free speech, stemming from that same recall of GOP presidential hopeful Walker looming at the Wisconsin State Supreme Court.

Walker's Dark Money Allies Orchestrate Coup of the Courts

Mary Bottari | Posted 06.19.2015 | Politics
Mary Bottari

Two court cases next week will decide the future of Wisconsin campaign finance law, the independence of the Wisconsin judiciary, and will impact the future of presidential candidate Scott Walker. The stakes could not be higher, but the converging cases have garnered little national attention.

Christina Wilkie

Scott Walker Does Damage Control | Christina Wilkie | Posted 03.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Sunday made an effort to walk back recent controversial comments comparing union protesters to the Islami...

Scott Walker Pushes ALEC 'Right to Work' Bill, Divide and Conquer Comes Full Circle

Mary Bottari | Posted 04.24.2015 | Politics
Mary Bottari

Just weeks ago, the Washington Post described Scott Walker as the first "It" candidate of the 2016 presidential races, but after stumbling over "truth," evolution, and whether or not the President is a Christian or loves America, Walker is getting ready to change the topic.

Scott Walker Tease 2016 Presidential Run

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 11.10.2014 | Politics

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) dropped hints on Sunday that he is considering a run for president in 2016. Appearing on NBC's 'Meet The Press'...

Paul Blumenthal

Scott Walker Was Not A Target Of Investigation: Prosecutor | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) was not a target of an investigation into allegedly illegal campaign coordination related to the state's...

Paul Blumenthal

The Investigation Into Scott Walker Could Be Way, Way Bigger Than Scott Walker | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An investigation targeting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) for alleged illegal coordination with independent conservative groups during ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Scott Walker: GOP Fails To Reach Out To Poor | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said Thursday he was "jarred" by former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's infamous comments about p...

Wisconsin Assembly Approves Measure Limiting Recall Elections

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Wisconsin lawmakers took the first step on Thursday to limit recall elections of stat...

Wisconsin Trying To Make Recalls Harder

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Wisconsin lawmakers are expected to take a step on Thursday to limit recalls of elect...

GOP Governor's Office Tries To Disappear Critical Story

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.30.2013 | Politics

During his 2010 campaign, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) pledged to create hundreds of thousands of jobs in the state. The promise was so central to ...

Scott Walker Floats Possibility Of Expanding Anti-Union Law

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R ) said this week that state Republicans might expand the state's controversial restrictions on collective bargaining to...

Walker Casts Shadow On Contentious Races

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

Gov. Scott Walker wasn't on any ballots Tuesday, but he still cast a shadow on the nonpartisan elections for four of his judicial appointees, who batt...

Scott Walker Reportedly Penning Book With Bush Speechwriter

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

Nearly a year removed from surviving a recall election, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) appears ready to write a book. The National Review reporte...

New Book Reveals Top Obama Officials Held Secret Scott Walker Recall Meeting In 2011

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

As Democrats in Wisconsin were pushing an uphill effort to recall Gov. Scott Walker (R) in 2011 and 2012, some activists were grumbling that President...

How Romney Lost After Big Walker Win

Brookfield Patch | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

It's a lost prize that stings for Republicans: How could Mitt Romney lose Wisconsin just five months after Gov. Scott Walker won it?...

Ryan Grim

Reince Priebus: GOP 'Basically Crushed' Dems In Walker Recall, Will Do So Again In Wisconsin | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus reminded Democrats on Sunday that his party "basically crushed" them when they attempted to mount a...

More Than Half Of Outside Spending In Wis. Recall Came From Undisclosed Donors

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

More than half the money poured into the Wisconsin recall elections in 2011 and 2012 came from undisclosed donors, according to a new report by the Wi...

After Win In Bloody Recall, Tea Party Gives Walker More Good News

Politico | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics

Conservatives honored their own at the Washington Hilton Friday night in an event that featured Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and plenty of Washington-b...

Dem Defection Clouds Wisconsin Senate

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics

A Democratic state senator in Wisconsin has announced that he is leaving the party to become an independent just weeks after Democrats regained the Se...

John Celock

Christie Told To Speak 'Boldly' And Behave Like Scott Walker | John Celock | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's 2009 GOP primary opponent is urging him to speak more "boldly" and engage in budget cuts with the vigor of Republican...

'Insane' Scott Walker News Should Make Governor Very Happy

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, July 5 (Reuters) - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker raised an unprecedented $37 million since taking offi...

Scott Walker Reveals Post-Recall Goals

Politico | Posted 08.26.2012 | Politics

Scott Walker has more political capital than any Republican in America after surviving this month's recall election. Now he intends to spend it....

Romney Teams Up With Walker, Ryan In Show Of Force

Real Clear Politics | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics

In a rally designed to exhibit his intentions of winning this blue-leaning state, which has not voted for a GOP presidential candidate since 1984, Mit...