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Scott Walker Recall

Walker Win Demoralizes Protesters Who Began Recall

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

By James B. Kelleher MADISON, Wis., June 5 (Reuters) - Protesters who had besieged the Wisconsin Capitol in Madison 16 months ago, st...

How The Associated Press Calls Elections

AP | EMILY FREDRIX | Posted 08.05.2012 | Media

The call came at 10:05 p.m. EDT Tuesday, just over an hour after polls closed in Wisconsin: Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker survived the recall...

Mark Blumenthal

Exit Poll Shows Why Walker Won | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The published exit poll points to a reasonably clear explanation for how Scott Walker prevailed in the Wisconsin recall election. Walker...

Romney Predicts Broad Impact From Walker Win

AP | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Mitt Romney says the failed attempt to recall Wisconsin's Republican governor shows that voters want to cut spending and th...

The Man Who Can't Be Moved: Walker Sings His Way To Victory

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

Close, but no cigar. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) survived Tuesday's recall election, defeating Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) in a rematch of ...

Scott Walker Recall Election Puts Wisconsin, Governor In Spotlight

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wis. Gov. Scott Walker is only the third governor in U.S. history to face a recall vote. The effort to remove him from office beg...

Amanda Terkel

'Overwhelming' Turnout Reported In Wisconsin Recall | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsinites came out in droves on Tuesday to vote in the recall election, with long lines at polling places, large numbers of new voter...

Jason Linkins

Late Returns: A Supreme Court Strikedown Of Health Care Reform Would Not Be A Boon To Obama | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

Because political discussion is primarily forged in the flames of a pointlessly crazy news cycle, by a profoundly decadent set of pundits farting into...

John Celock

GOP Denies Voter Fraud | John Celock | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Republicans are saying they are not behind a voter fraud allegation tied to a phone number registered to the party. A spokesman for the ...

Class Civil Warfare, Wisconsin-Style

Jon (Bowzer) Bauman | Posted 08.05.2012 | Politics
Jon (Bowzer) Bauman

Between "Bowzer" shows, these days I fight for our nation's future on political campaigns. I spent three and a half weeks last summer on the first set...

Laura Bassett

Planned Parenthood Optimistic For Walker Recall | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin has been working hard to recall Gov. Scott Walker (R) for over a year, and despite the polls leaning strongl...

Jason Linkins

Don't Get Too Excited About The Possibility That Wisconsin Democrats May Retake The State Senate | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

Based upon the way polls are shaping up, it looks like Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has a better-than-even shot at holding off tonight's gubernatorial ...

Matt Sledge

Occupy Protesters Watch Wisconsin Recall With Wariness | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

While Gov. Scott Walker was making his final pitch to Wisconsin voters Monday night in front of a crowd of supporters, a group of a couple dozen prote...

What To Know About The Recall

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

-- Q: What started the effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker? A: The recall effort was born Feb. 11, 2011. That was when Walker released his ...

Mark Blumenthal

Latest Polls Show Scott Walker's Lead A Varying Target | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The final round of polls on Tuesday's Wisconsin recall election are something of a puzzle, although the uncertainty is more about the ma...

Obama Campaign Sends Out Wisconsin Recall Email For Tom Barrett

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel and Paige Lavender | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- The Obama campaign used its social networks to help get out the vote on Tuesday, as Wisconsinites head to the polls and determine the pol...

Willard Romney & Scotty Walker: Birds of the Same Dollar Source Flock Together

Reverend Charles E. Williams II | Posted 08.05.2012 | Detroit
Reverend Charles E. Williams II

Although the ninety nine can't match in dollars, we answer in everyday people simply engaged in democracy. As we watch the election this week unravel in the State of Wisconsin, our hope is that our collective voice of organized people will win.

Amanda Terkel

DECISION DAY: Wisconsin Voters Head To The Polls For Recall Elections | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin voters go to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to reelect one of the most polarizing politicians in the country, choosing bet...

Matt Sledge

Head Of Wisconsin Teachers Union Says Recall Will Be 'Exceedingly Close' | Matt Sledge | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

The leader of the 98,000-member strong union of Wisconsin teachers and educators said on Monday that the recall election of Gov. Scott Walker will be ...

Conservative Talker Fears Impact If Scott Walker Loses

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

A conservative radio host in Kansas told listeners Monday that he fears for a more liberal Midwest if Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) loses in Tuesday...

Wisconsin Recall Election: Disaster Looms for GOP

Craig Holman | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
Craig Holman

When Tuesday comes to an end, the ramifications for the Republican party in Wisconsin and Washington, D.C., will be far from over.

How To Pretend You Understand The Wisconsin Recall Vote

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 06.04.2012 | Comedy

It seems like everyone on TV is talking about the Wisconsin recall election, which probably means at some point -- maybe in the elevator at work, in l...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Recall Affecting People's Personal Relationships | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- The Wisconsin recall elections are being called an "epic battle," a "civil war" and even an "un-civil war." While no one is firing upo...

On, Wisconsin! Turn Out, and Turn Scott Walker Out

Rick Horowitz | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Does a billionaire from Beloit really need Scott Walker's help to make her life even more comfortable? She thinks so, apparently. And so does Scott Walker.

8 Reasons Scott Walker Should Be Fired... Into Space

Andy McDonald | Posted 08.04.2012 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

Total Recall. That's what many in Wisconsin are hoping for. Not like the film, where Governor Scott Walker and Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch are fired out onto a vacuous Martian mountainside. No, total recall, as in, just across-the-ticket fired from the state.