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Walker Recall

Ryan Grim

Reince Priebus: GOP 'Basically Crushed' Dems In Walker Recall, Will Do So Again In Wisconsin | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus reminded Democrats on Sunday that his party "basically crushed" them when they attempted to mount a...

Conservative Organization Falls Short In Recall Challenge

Reuters | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, July 25 (Reuters) - Wisconsin state judges who were among nearly a million residents who signed petition...

Did Our Public Airwaves Win It for Walker?

Sue Wilson | Posted 08.10.2012 | Media
Sue Wilson

As owners of the air -- our public airwaves, to be precise -- there is plenty we can do to combat the corrosive effect of big money on our elections, by holding our partners in broadcasting, local TV and radio stations, accountable.

Police Investigating Death Threats Against Walker

Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

The Milwaukee Police Department is looking into death threats made against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in the wake of his recall election victory,...

WATCH: Stewart Mocks Scott Walker Recall Coverage

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 08.06.2012 | Comedy

Back in March, first-term Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker was ordered a recall election by the Government Accountability Board, and came out victoriou...

Walker: Let's Meet Over Brats And Beer

Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

By SCOTT BAUER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MADISON, Wis. -- Gov. Scott Walker, fresh from becoming the nation's first governor to survive a recall electi...

Walker Win Could Bode Well For 2012 Candidate

Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

By THOMAS BEAUMONT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MILWAUKEE -- Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall victory in Wisconsin sets the stage for what's now expe...

Luke Johnson

Allen West's Wisconsin Recall Post Mysteriously Absent | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

A Facebook post by Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) saying the Wisconsin recall election is "not so much about Governor Scott Walker" is no longer available o...

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...

Walker's Wisconsin: Divided. (Conquered?)

Rick Horowitz | Posted 07.28.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Bashing Milwaukee for fun and profit...

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...

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...

Scott Walker Addresses Prospect Of Losing Recall

Posted 04.30.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker could lose his seat in the June 5 recall election, and he told a Gannett Wisconsin Media editorial board Monday that the p...

Walker Defiant Over Recall

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said Organizing For America, the Democratic National Committee's organizing arm, is involved in his June 5 recall elec...

New Poll Shows Trouble Ahead For Walker

Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

A new poll finds Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) trailing two likely opponents in a recall election. However, their narrow leads suggest a long road a...

Walker Passes Up Challenge In Recall Effort

Reuters | Posted 04.28.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis., Feb 27 (Reuters) - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will not challenge any of the more than one million signatures gathered by opponen...

Walker, Obama Slated To Meet Up

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 02.14.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- President Barack Obama will try to use his visit to a Milwaukee padlock manufacturer to highlight an improving economy and companies ...

Walker Gets Boost From Koch Group

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics

Americans for Prosperity Foundation, a conservative group chaired by David Koch, is pumping at least $700,000 in ads defending Wisconsin Gov. Scott Wa...

Tea Party Faces Big Test In Walker Recall

Mother Jones | Andy Kroll | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

As soon as April, millions of Wisconsinites will vote on whether to oust Gov. Scott Walker--a rising Republican star and arguably the most polarizing ...

Major Walker Speech Gets Contenious

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MADISON--Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker, whose tumultuous first year in office saw partisan budget battles, massiv...

Amanda Terkel

Watch Out Wisconsin: 'Every Right-Wing Sugar Daddy' Will Be Pouring Money Into Recall | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Democrats came together to turn in more than 1 million signatures in the effort to trigger a gubernatorial recall election aga...

Wisconsin Recall: Protecting the Petitions?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Life in a bratwurst republic......

Self-Described Alcoholic Escapes Wisconsin Recall

Posted 03.19.2012 | Politics

(Reuters) - The first-term mayor of a Wisconsin town, a self-described alcoholic who has come under pressure to step down, survived the first round of...

Organizers Make Big Announcement In Recall Effort Against Walker Ally

Posted 01.17.2012 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MADISON, Wisconsin-- Organizers of the petition drive to recall the top Republican in the Wisconsin state Senate submitted what ...

Amanda Terkel

Organizers Collect 1 Million Signatures For Scott Walker Recall | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats needed to collect 540,208 signatures to trigger a gubernatorial recall election against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R). On Tu...