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Scott Walker Recall

John Celock

Demcrats Confident Of Big Wisconsin Win | John Celock | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Despite polls showing Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) maintaining a narrow lead in his bid to fend off a recall challenge Tuesday, natio...

Walker Rival Fails To Excite Ahead Of Big Day

Reuters | Posted 08.02.2012 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, June 1 (Reuters) - George Posker and Neal Muller, union workers at a small manufacturing plant near Madi...

Amanda Terkel

Bill Clinton: 'Constant Conflict Is A Dead-Bang Loser' | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Bill Clinton doesn't really like recalls. In fact, the former president spoke out against the process in 2003, when California was attemp...

Putting Talk Radio on Trial at the FCC

Sue Wilson | Posted 08.01.2012 | Media
Sue Wilson

I believe I have found the legal means to put Talk Radio on trial at the FCC -- and perhaps eventually at the Supreme Court. The Wisconsin recall of Governor Scott Walker presented a golden opportunity.

Recall Becomes A Big Test For Conservatives

Reuters | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics

(Corrects punctuation in headline, changes date from May 31 to June 1) * Conservative "grassroots" groups seen raising $140mln in 201...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Recall Candidates Tangle Over Crime Ad | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) accused Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) during the gubernatorial debate on Thursday of running an inappro...

Obama Nears Wisconsin, But Won't Touch

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama heads to Golden Valley, Minn., on Friday as part of a series of trips urging Congress to act on his "To Do List" of measures de...

Tom Barrett Invites President Obama To Wisconsin Fish Fry

Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett plans to continue aggressively criticizing Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) Thursday night when the men meet f...

Amanda Terkel

Bill Clinton Heading To Wisconsin To Campaign For Tom Barrett | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Former President Bill Clinton is coming to Wisconsin on Friday, adding a high-profile boost to Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett's (D) campaign...

Why President Obama Must Go to Wisconsin

Paul Abrams | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Wisconsin has been ground zero for the fight for the 99%. The president's place is with them. Win or lose.

Fresh Round Of Spam Text Messages Go Out Targeting Tom Barrett In Wisconsin Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

On Tuesday, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett's (D) gubernatorial campaign office was flooded with calls from Wisconsinites who had received a spam text mes...

Amanda Terkel

Oops! White House Mistakenly Says Obama Has Not Endorsed In Wisconsin Recall | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- White House Press Secretary Jay Carney told reporters on Wednesday that he did not believe President Barack Obama had made an endorsemen...

Mark Blumenthal

New Wisconsin Poll Gives Edge To Scott Walker | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The latest independent poll in Wisconsin shows Republican Gov. Scott Walker maintaining his lead over his Democratic challenger, Milwauk...

Amanda Terkel

National Parties Step Up Last-Ditch Efforts In Wisconsin | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With less than a week until Wisconsin voters decide the fate of Gov. Scott Walker (R), the national parties are stepping up their involv...

Amanda Terkel

Dirty Trick In Wisconsin Recall | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The phones at Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett's (D) gubernatorial campaign headquarters were clogged all day Tuesday after an unsolicited t...

What Does Wisconsin See in Scott Walker?

C. Robert Gibson | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics
C. Robert Gibson

This underlying belief explains contemporary Republican governance: If the rich only had more money, things would improve. Now, 1 percenters from out of state are pouring in money by the truckloads to help Scott Walker beat the recall attempt, hoping such governance will continue.

Snyder Recall Effort Moves Into High Gear

Posted 05.30.2012 | Detroit

The approval ratings for Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder are trending upward, but that positive political sign hasn't stopped the Republican's opponents fro...

Walker's Wisconsin: Divided. (Conquered?)

Rick Horowitz | Posted 07.28.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Bashing Milwaukee for fun and profit...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker, Tom Barrett Face Off In First Wisconsin Recall Debate | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) aggressively went after Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in the first of two gubernatorial debates, takin...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Recall Race May Be Tightening | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Wisconsin gubernatorial recall race is now a dead heat as voters have learned more about the corruption probe surrounding Gov. Scott...

Wisconsin Recall Election: Latest Updates In Race Between Barrett, Walker

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

After winning the Democratic primary on May 8, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is battling Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker ahead of the June 5 recall elec...

How Walker Divided Wisconsin

The New York Times Magazine | Posted 05.25.2012 | Politics

This past March, standing outside a Shell station in Mellen, Wis., in the state’s far north, Mike Wiggins Jr. told me about a series of dark and pre...

DNC Raises Money For Tom Barrett In Wisconsin Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee is fundraising directly for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin in an effort to aid Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) in...

Teachers Maligned As 'Radicals' In Pro-Scott Walker Flyer

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

A conservative group in Milwaukee helped produce an anti-teacher flyer that identified the names and salaries of Janesville, Wis., public-school teach...

Scott Walker: The "Divide and Conquer" Governor

Jon Richards | Posted 07.22.2012 | Politics
Jon Richards

A video recently went viral of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker telling a billionaire donor in January 2011 that he planned to employ a "divide and conquer" strategy to take away working peoples' rights.