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Wisconsin Jobs

Akbar Shahid Ahmed

As First Jobs Promise Flops, Governor Says There Won't Be A Second | Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 09.03.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- During Scott Walker's 2010 campaign, he promised to create 250,000 Wisconsin jobs in his first term as governor. As the Republican's fir...

GOP Governor's Office Tries To Disappear Critical Story

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.30.2013 | Politics

During his 2010 campaign, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) pledged to create hundreds of thousands of jobs in the state. The promise was so central to ...

Good News For Scott Walker

Wisconsin State Journal | Posted 06.30.2012 | Politics

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on Thursday confirmed Gov. Scott Walker’s assertion that Wisconsin did add jobs last year, though the modest gro...

Scott Walker 'Set Himself Up' With Unique Jobs Data

Bloomberg | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

When Wisconsin job numbers compiled by the U.S. government were on the upswing last year, Governor Scott Walker traveled to Milwaukee to tout them as ...

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.

Scott Walker Asks For Help | Heather Asiyanbi | Posted 03.03.2012 | Politics

After moving into a new facility in the Grandview Business Park this past January, Racine Metal-Fab is adding 25 jobs to its work force there. Gov...

Walker Could Experience Big Blow Amid Recall Drama

Wisconsin State Journal | Clay Barbour | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

The state Department of Workforce Development will release job numbers next month that could be the most anticipated statistics of Gov. Scott Walker's...

Illinois Adds Jobs As Wisconsin Sees Big Losses

Posted 12.05.2011 | Chicago

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn finally has some political ammunition to use the next time Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker mocks the Land of Lincoln's eco...

Despite Saying State Is 'Broke,' Walker-Created Agency Has Spent Almost $60,000 On iPads

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

A new Wisconsin public-private economic development agency created by Republican Gov. Scott Walker spent almost $60,000 on iPads and 3G Service for th...

Scott Walker Makes Questionable Move

Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

By SCOTT BAUER, ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) MADISON, Wis. — Nearly one-in-five of the jobs listed on a state website touted by Gov. Scott Walker as a r...