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Wisconsin Recall

Amanda Terkel

Dirty Trick In Wisconsin Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The phones at Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett's (D) gubernatorial campaign headquarters were clogged all day Tuesday after an unsolicited t...

Walker Gets Remarkable Boost Ahead Of Recall

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 07.29.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Republican Gov. Scott Walker has raised about $31 million since he took office 17 months ago, including a remarkable $5.9 millio...

Progressive Group Pours Major Cash Into Scott Walker Recall Effort

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee announced Tuesday that it will send $100,000 to Wisconsin to help unseat Gov. Scott Walker (R), a cash infus...

Tea Party Injects 'The Gipper' Into Wisconsin Recall Fight

Shorewood Patch | Mark Maley | Posted 05.28.2012 | Politics

With a little more than a week to go until Wisconsin's gubernatorial recall election, a national tea party group on Monday released a TV ad in which t...

Walker's Wisconsin: Divided. (Conquered?)

Rick Horowitz | Posted 07.28.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Bashing Milwaukee for fun and profit...

Officials Unknowingly Commit Felony With Recall Move

AP | DINESH RAMDE | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- High-ranking members of both political parties were unaware that posting photos of completed ballots on Facebook or Twitter is illegal in...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker, Tom Barrett Face Off In First Wisconsin Recall Debate

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) aggressively went after Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in the first of two gubernatorial debates, takin...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Recall Race May Be Tightening

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Wisconsin gubernatorial recall race is now a dead heat as voters have learned more about the corruption probe surrounding Gov. Scott...

Wisconsin Recall Election: Latest Updates In Race Between Barrett, Walker

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

After winning the Democratic primary on May 8, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett is battling Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker ahead of the June 5 recall elec...

Amanda Terkel

The 'Meanest' Mailer In The Wisconsin Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.24.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Perhaps the most frightening and controversial flyer in the Wisconsin recalls is being circulated not in the high-profile gubernatorial ...

DNC Raises Money For Tom Barrett In Wisconsin Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.23.2012 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee is fundraising directly for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin in an effort to aid Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) in...

In Wisconsin Recall, Both Sides Pin Hopes On Key Group

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 07.22.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Democratic hopes for toppling Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in next month's recall election may hinge on a strong turnout from you...

Walker Recall Effort Struggles To Gain Momentum

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Amid signs that the effort to oust Republican Gov. Scott Walker is losing ground, Wisconsin Democrats and union leaders are preparing...

Scott Walker Gets Big Endorsement

Posted 05.20.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin's biggest newspaper released an editorial on Saturday recommending that voters choose to keep Governor Scott Walker in office. (Read the who...

Scott Walker Forces Outspend Dems In Ad War

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) and his backers outspent Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) and his allies by more than 2-to-1 in the first week of the g...

Jason Linkins

The 2012 Speculatron Weekly Roundup For May 18, 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.18.2012 | Politics

What began in Indiana continued in Nebraska this week, as long-shot state Sen. Deb Fischer scored an underdog victory in Nebraska's GOP primary for th...

Donations To Scott Walker Group Encounter Fraud Problem

ProPublica | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

When MaryAnn Nellis tried to pay for groceries on April 14, her credit card was declined. Later, she said, she found out why: Her credit card company,...

Russ Feingold Raising Money In Wisconsin Recall Race

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.18.2012 | Politics

On May 30, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D) will have two big fundraisers to help him raise money in his campaign to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker...

Walker: 'I'm Not Afraid To Lose'

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

HARTLAND, Wis. -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Thursday he's not afraid to lose the historic recall election he faces in less than three weeks, bu...

DCCC Fundraising For Scott Walker Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.17.2012 | Politics

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee sent a fundraising email in support of the Wisconsin recall on Thursday, in another sign that the nati...

Democrats Wield New Weapon Against Walker

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 07.17.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Lost in the hoopla over the effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker after he took on union rights is an ongoing secret inve...

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 ...

Amanda Terkel

National Democrats Step Up Involvement In Scott Walker Recall

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Democratic National Committee is increasing its involvement in the push to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R), promising grassro...

Walker's Official Work Time Declines As National Fame Grows

Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

By Kate Golden and Amy Karon
 Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism On Jan. 28, 2011, two weeks before Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker unvei...

Wisconsin GOP State Senator Says Female Challenger's Campaign Driven By Her Husband

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

Campaigning around his district on Saturday, Wisconsin state Senate Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) dismissed the woman who is trying to unseat him...