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Here's Why Scott Walker's Harley Davidson Love Is Pretty Awkward

Reuters | Sam Levine | Posted 07.31.2015 | Politics

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Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Skips Firefighters Conference

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Presidential hopefuls from both parties made their way to the Hyatt Regency hotel on Capitol Hill this week, where they spoke to thousan...

Arthur Delaney

So That Happened: Scott Walker's Union Bust Delivered Behind A Wall Of Gaffes

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 03.07.2015 | Politics

So, that happened. This week, let's talk about you. What kind of stuff do you like to read on this site, and how do we provide it when Congress takes ...

Dave Jamieson

The Big Scott Walker Story You May Have Missed

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) has generated numerous headlines over the past week and a half. Whether it was his handling of a question about Presid...

Scott Walker Compares Islamic State To A Computer Virus

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.27.2015 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) compared the Islamic State, the terrorist group sometimes referred to as ISIS or ISIL, to a computer virus in an inter...

Scott Walker Still Doesn't Want To Say A Whole Lot About Evolution

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.19.2015 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) sought to clarify his stance on evolution Tuesday following a dust-up last week over his refusal to discuss the issue....

Scott Walker Asks GOP Legislators To Hold Off On Right-To-Work Legislation

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.04.2014 | Politics

Wisconsin's Republican Gov. Scott Walker responded Wednesday to reports that GOP legislators would pursue right-to-work legislation in the new year by...

Samantha Lachman

New Right To Work Bill Could Blow Up Wisconsin Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 12.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Republican state legislator in Wisconsin said Tuesday that he planned to introduce a right-to-work bill. The legislation could be the ...

Ruling On Contentious Scott Walker Plan Put On Hold

AP | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court doesn't plan to decide whether to stay a Madison judge's ruling invalidating parts...

Scott Walker Floats Possibility Of Expanding Anti-Union Law

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R ) said this week that state Republicans might expand the state's controversial restrictions on collective bargaining to...

Scott Walker Vows Moderacy Ahead Of New Session

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 01.07.2013 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.) gave some insight into his policy goals for the next legislative session in an interview with the Wisconsin State...

Wisconsin To Strike Back At Ruling Striking Down Union Law

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics

Sept 15 (Reuters) - Wisconsin's controversial law that limited the rights of many public-sector union workers should stay in place while the state a...

Did Scott Walker Write the Obit of the U.S. Middle Class?

Sandy Goodman | Posted 08.15.2012 | Business
Sandy Goodman

Business influence and anti-union sentiment mean there's no way Taft-Hartley and other impediments to organizing will be lifted anytime soon. But even if these and other steps were taken to strengthen the middle class, some argue it still wouldn't help much.

Scott Walker Upsets Union With Beer

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 08.12.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker donned a white apron to man the grill at a bipartisan picnic that had the air of an international pe...

Admit It, You'd Like to Be in a Union Too

Lisa Wexler | Posted 08.10.2012 | Politics
Lisa Wexler

This week's victory by Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker in which he fought back an effort to recall him proved only one thing: union supporters made a terrible tactical mistake. They went after the man instead of the message.

Elise Foley

Daniels: Public-Sector Unions Shouldn't Exist

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels (R) criticized public-sector unions on Sunday, saying they should be eliminated entirely. "There's, I thin...

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

Federal Court Strikes Down Key Portions Of Scott Walker's Anti-Union Law

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just over a year after Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) signed a measure taking away most collective bargaining rights for public workers...

John Celock

National Group Seeks To Shape Walker Recall Contest

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

A national group dedicated to electing pro-choice Democratic women has weighed in on the contest to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), where the ...

Tea Party Group Prepares To Battle Over Walker Recall Effort

Patch.com | By Carl Engelking | Posted 02.11.2012 | Politics

Verify the Recall, an effort backed by Tea Party groups to ensure the validity of petition signatures in Wisconsin's recall elections, is now 13,000 v...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker's Fundraising Pitch: 'Big Labor Bosses' Are Out To Get Me

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "Big Union-sponsored mercenaries." "Bare-knuckle union attacks." "Strong-arm tactics." Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's (R) most recent ...

Scott Walker Gains Support

Wauwatosa Patch | Jim Price | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

A who's who of top Wisconsin Republican politicians are expected to appear at a Jan. 21 rally in support of Gov. Scott Walker at Hart Park in Wauwatos...

Scott Walker's Price Tag

Mount Pleasant Patch | Heather Asiyanbi | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

Whether or not we have a primary if there is a recall election for Governor Scott Walker could have a significant impact on the cost. Statewide, estim...

Max J. Rosenthal

Scott Walker's Fundraising Hypocrisy

HuffingtonPost.com | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Wisconsin Democrats continued their push to force his recall, Gov. Scott Walker (R) came to Washington on Thursday to raise funds for...

Evidence Of Intimidation In Scott Walker Recall Campaign?

Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Volunteers working for the effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) captured a video this week that they claim is proof of the sort of intimid...