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Scott Walker Recall

Democrats Pick Up Key Endorsements In Scott Walker Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

The two frontrunners in the Democratic primary in the recall race to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) rolled out big endorsements on Wednesday. ...

Walker Hits The Campaign Trail

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics

DANE, Wis. — Wisconsin's divisive governor officially hit the campaign trail for the first time Tuesday, kicking off a statewide tour by speakin...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin GOP Leader: Republicans May Be 'Messing Around' In Democratic Primary | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top Republican lawmaker in Wisconsin has suggested that GOP voters may cause mischief at the polls in May, when Democratic voters pick...

Challenger To Scott Walker Releases New Ad

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

Kathleen Falk, a Democratic former Dane County executive running to challenge Republican Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin in the state's recall election...

Amanda Terkel

Tom Barrett Endorsed By Dave Obey In Wisconsin Recall Race | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

Former Rep. Dave Obey (D-Wis.) endorsed Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) in Wisconsin's gubernatorial recall race on Monday morning, saying he believed...

Democratic Battle Rages On Amid Fight To Oust Walker

The Journal Sentinel | Jason Stein & Patrick Marley | Posted 06.08.2012 | Politics

Democrats want to wrest the governorship from Scott Walker, but first they're going to have to avoid tearing their party apart....

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Unions Spar In Scott Walker Recall Battle | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin's labor solidarity showed a crack on Friday, when the state's largest police union criticized another public employee union's ...

Election Official Ordered Out Of Recall Following Troubles

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

It's two strikes and out for Waukesha County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus, whose latest Election Day pickle led County Executive Dan Vrakas to relieve her of...

Six Fake Democrats Running In Wisconsin Recall Elections

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.05.2012 | Politics

Six fake Democrats are running in the upcoming Wisconsin recall elections, openly planted by the state Republican Party to force primary elections. ...

Walker Prays While Family Gets Attacked

Posted 04.05.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) is feeling the heat of the recall election he faces in June. In an exclusive interview with CBN's David Brody, he said...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin Democrats Fight To Face Off Against Scott Walker In Recall | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tuesday's GOP presidential primary in Wisconsin may have attracted significant national attention, but within the state, Republicans are...

Wisconsin Exit Polls Reveal Interesting Results

AP | JENNIFER AGIESTA and CALVIN WOODWARD | Posted 06.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Mitt Romney won the Maryland Republican presidential primary broadly and deeply, besting chief rival Rick Santorum among conservati...

John Celock

GOP Governor Threatened With Recall -- Again | John Celock | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

For the second time in two years a group of Michigan activists is launching a recall drive against Gov. Rick Snyder (R). With a reworded recall pe...

Wisconsin Recall Candidate Wants Pledge Against Attack Ads

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

Democratic Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, who announced last week that he is running to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in the upcoming recall el...

Siding With Walker Could Cost Romney In November

The Hill's Ballot Box | Posted 06.02.2012 | Politics

Unable to avoid the pandemonium surrounding Gov. Scott Walker (R) and his union crackdown in Wisconsin, GOP presidential contender Mitt Romney has cho...

Wisconsin Republicans Sense Historic Opportunity

AP | By THOMAS BEAUMONT and BRIAN BAKST | Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin voters are just warming up. The national political spotlight promises to be hotter than normal this year, considering the seri...

An Open Letter to Russ Feingold: Why You Have to Run for Governor

Mitchell Bard | Posted 06.01.2012 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

This recall election will determine whether Scott Walker continues to damage the lower and middle classes in Wisconsin, and you may, in fact, be the only candidate that can beat him.

Romney Predicts Wisconsin Victory

The Huffington Post | Michael Calderone | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics

FITCHBURG, Wis. -- Mitt Romney appeared confident Saturday about his chances of winning the Wisconsin GOP presidential primary during a campaign stop ...

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Democratic Mayor Jumps Into Scott Walker Recall Race | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) announced on Friday that he is jumping into the recall race to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), s...

Recall Election Ordered For Scott Walker

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — The recall election ordered Friday for embattled first-term Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker quickly turned into a possible rematch w...

Amanda Terkel

Joe Biden To Wiconsin: 'I Wish You Luck' In Recalling Scott Walker | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden gave his enthusiastic support to the effort to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) and other Republican stat...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Recall Election Gets Officials' Recommendation | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.29.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin's Government Accountability Board, which oversees elections in the state, recommended on Thursday that recall elections for Go...

Mitt Romney Throws Support Behind Scott Walker In Wisconsin

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 03.28.2012 | Politics

Mitt Romney used a Wednesday tele-town hall with Wisconsin voters to give a strong endorsement to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican who is fig...

Journalists Participate in Democracy; Gannett Cowers

Dave Saldana | Posted 05.27.2012 | Media
Dave Saldana

Leaving aside the false, quaint conceit that journalists are neutral, Gannett has tacitly admitted that this action was motivated not by some high standard of journalism ethics, but by fear that some political bullies might call them biased.

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Blames Obamacare For Wisconsin's Slow Job Growth | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) pledged to add 250,000 private sector jobs in the state by the end of his four-year term, and as Democra...