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Scott Walker Recall

Scott Walker Gets Big Endorsement

Posted 05.20.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin's biggest newspaper released an editorial on Saturday recommending that voters choose to keep Governor Scott Walker in office. (Read the who...

Scott Walker Forces Outspend Dems In Ad War

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) and his backers outspent Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) and his allies by more than 2-to-1 in the first week of the g...

Donations To Scott Walker Group Encounter Fraud Problem

ProPublica | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

When MaryAnn Nellis tried to pay for groceries on April 14, her credit card was declined. Later, she said, she found out why: Her credit card company,...

DCCC Fundraising For Scott Walker Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee sent a fundraising email in support of the Wisconsin recall on Thursday, in another sign that the nati...

Scott Walker Pitched His Message To Conservatives Nationwide, And It Paid Off

Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

By Kate Golden and Amy Karon
 Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism On Nov. 10, 2011, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker gave the keynote addre...

Amanda Terkel

National Democrats Step Up Involvement In Scott Walker Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Democratic National Committee is increasing its involvement in the push to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), promising grassro...

Wisconsin Anti-Union Law Was GOP's 'Middle Ground': Republican Leader

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

Jeff Fitzgerald, the Republican speaker of the Wisconsin state assembly, assumed that Gov. Scott Walker's rollback of collective bargaining rights in ...

Walker's Official Work Time Declines As National Fame Grows

Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

By Kate Golden and Amy Karon
 Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism On Jan. 28, 2011, two weeks before Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker unvei...

Walker Doesn't Remember 'Divide And Conquer' Quote

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.11.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said Friday he didn't recall the specifics of a January 2011 video in which he said he would employ a "divide and conq...

Walker's War Against Workers Spreads to the Private Sector

Roger Bybee | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics
Roger Bybee

Labor observers are noting the second recent case of a Wisconsin manufacturing company very deliberately provoking a strike to gain the insertion of a "right-to-work" provision, suggesting that Gov. Scott Walker's attack on public employee rights is spreading to the private sector.

Amanda Terkel

Obama Campaign Pushes Scott Walker Recall In Wisconsin

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's re-election campaign is jumping into the Wisconsin recall, focusing on educating and registering voters in adva...

Walker Outlines 'Divide And Conquer' Strategy

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

A filmmaker released a video Thursday that shows Gov. Scott Walker saying he would use "divide and conquer" as a strategy against unions. Walker ma...

Man Jumps In Front Of Wife's Car To Keep Her From Voting Against Governor

The Huffington Post | Simon McCormack | Posted 05.09.2012 | Crime

Chippewa Falls, Wis. police said Jeffrey Radle jumped in front of his wife's car to keep her from voting against Gov. Scott Walker in the state's Repu...

Feingold Fundraises For Barrett In Wisconsin Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics

Former Sen. Russ Feingold (D-Wis.) is already raising money for Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, who won a Democratic gubernatorial primary election on Tu...

Polling Place Confusion Reported In Wisconsin

Mount Pleasant Patch | Heather Asiyanbi | Posted 07.08.2012 | Politics

The unusual rules of Tuesday's historic recall primary election are creating some confusion among voters throughout southeastern Wisconsin, according ...

Walker Opponents Take Different Approaches To Recall

Wauwatosa Patch | Jim Price | Posted 05.07.2012 | Politics

Where Falk and Barrett differ is not as much in their ultimate policy aims, but in their approaches. Falk entered the race in mid-January, almost t...

New Ad In Wisconsin Recall Race

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.07.2012 | Politics

The Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee's Wisconsin PAC went up on the air over the weekend with its first ad in the state senate recall campaig...

More Than $8.3 Million Spent On TV Ads In Wisconsin Recall Battle

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin gubernatorial candidates and outside groups have spent more than $8.3 million on broadcast TV ads, with $3 million spent in the last 30 days...

Paul Ryan Says Scott Walker Has 'Courage'

Mount Pleasant Patch | Heather Asiyanbi | Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

When it comes the Wisconsin recall elections, U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan says it's really all about courage. "I think courage is on the ballot," he said i...

Out-Of-State Money Flows Into Wisconsin Ahead Of Scott Walker Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.03.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) consistently laments the "out-of-state money" flowing into Wisconsin from progressive groups and labor unions that are...

Chris Christie Campaigns For Scott Walker, Signaling High Stakes In Wisconsin Recall

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie campaigned with Scott Walker on Tuesday, telling the embattled Wisconsin governor's supporters that the recall will pro...

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Walker's Record Fundraising Aided By Out-Of-State Donors

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) made headlines on Monday when he announced that he had pulled in an unprecedented $13.2 million in three...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker's Enormous Fundraising Haul

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) pulled in $13 million in the most recent three-month reporting period to fight off a Democratic attempt ...

WATCH: Lawmaker Sings Scott Walker Recall Song

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

On Saturday, the four Wisconsin Democrats vying for the party's gubernatorial nomination spoke at the Wisconsin Democratic Party's Founders Day dinner...

Walker Challengers Hope To Overcome Past Rejections

Salon | Posted 04.29.2012 | Politics

The two main Democrats vying to represent their party in Wisconsin’s June 5 recall election share a dubious distinction. Tom Barrett and Kathleen Fa...