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Scott Walker Recall

The Script For Scott Walker Phone Bank Volunteers

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.03.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Much of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's (R) time in the final days before Tuesday's recall election has been spent visiting his campaign of...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Denies He Is Target Of Criminal Investigation | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) vehemently denied a new report stating he is the target of a criminal corruption probe on Saturday. Sp...

Amanda Terkel

Criminologist In Scott Walker Ad Says Governor 'Misrepresented' His Views | Amanda Terkel | Posted 06.04.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's (R) most memorable -- and controversial -- recall ad is one that goes after Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D)...

Wisconsin Recall Vote Holds National Implications

Reuters | Posted 08.02.2012 | Politics

* Recall vote for governor an early test of voter sentiment * An early benchmark for the presidential race? * If 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.

Walker Vindication Blunts Opponent's Key Weapon

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 07.30.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Republican Gov. Scott Walker's administration said Wednesday that the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has finalized higher job n...

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...

Walker Gets Remarkable Boost Ahead Of Recall

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Republican Gov. Scott Walker has raised about $31 million since he took office 17 months ago, including a remarkable $5.9 millio...

What Does Wisconsin See in Scott Walker?

Carl Gibson | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics
Carl 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...