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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...

Democrats Face Difficult Contests In Key 2012 Races

AP | By BETH FOUHY | Posted 02.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats are playing defense in governors' races in 2012, protecting eight seats – some in conservative states like North Carolin...

Walker Gives Obama A Friendly Welcome

AP | By KEN THOMAS | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, facing a Democratic recall effort for his attempts to curb union rights, has given President Barack Obama a ...

WATCH: Obama Promotes Key Issue In Likely Battleground State

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics

LOS ANGELES — President Barack Obama pitched for blue-collar jobs and then dashed for campaign cash on Wednesday, embarking on a three-day West ...

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 ...

Previously Secret Wisconsin Recall Site Revealed

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin elections officials disclosed Monday that a 100-year-old white brick building two miles east of the state Capitol is t...

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...

Walker Meeting With D.A. In Secret Investigation

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 04.04.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Friday he will meet with a district attorney leading a secret investigation that has already le...

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, ma...

Good News For Scott Walker

AP | CARRIE ANTLFINGER | Posted 03.26.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE — A bare majority of Wisconsin voters approve of the job Republican Gov. Scott Walker is doing, according to the first poll since his ...

Amanda Terkel

Watch Out Wisconsin: 'Every Right-Wing Sugar Daddy' Will Be Pouring Money Into Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | 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... ...

Walker Recall Webcam Draws Surprising Following

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Nameless bureaucrats processing petitions to recall the governor shuffle in and out of the frame, stacking, unstacking and scann...

Walker Gets His First Foe

AP | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- A former executive with support from unions says she plans to run as a Democrat against Wisconsin's Republican governor, Scott Walker...

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 roun...

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 w...

Amanda Terkel

Organizers Collect 1 Million Signatures For Scott Walker Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Walker Recall Effort Nearing Milestone

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 03.18.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Opponents of Wisconsin's Republican Gov. Scott Walker submitted nearly twice as many signatures Tuesday as required to force a r...

Problem Looms As Dems Ready To Declare Victory Against Walker

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 03.17.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Supporters of a push to oust Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker from office are prepared to declare victory in their effort to force th...

Wisconsin Recall: Scott Walker Leaves a Sour Taste

Rick Horowitz | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Recall opponents say, "Sour grapes!" I say, "Wrong fruit!"

Walker Sends Message In Recall Fight, Dems Blast 'Radical Agenda'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson and Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) released a new ad Tuesday touting his record. "Because government workers are now contributing to their health and ...

Scott Walker Recall Supporter Puts Up 'Kochsucker' Sign

Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

The Four Winds Motel north of Baraboo, Wis., is creating a stir with its decision to show support for the recall effort against Gov. Scott Walker (R) ...

Have Recall Walker Organizers Hit Their Goal?

Patch | Adam W. McCoy | Posted 12.15.2011 | Politics

One month to the day after the start of the effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker from office, organizers have scheduled a Thursday press confe...

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...