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Wisconsin Recall Walker

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.

The Conflict of Monied Interests in Wisconsin's Civil War

Mark Hannah | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics
Mark Hannah

I won't spend too much time complaining that Governor Walker's campaign outspent Mayor Barret's by a factor of 8 to 1. What disturbs me is that democracy itself now effectively has corporate sponsors. Monied interests are commandeering the national conversation.