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Scott Walker Collective Bargaining

Wisconsin Unions Decide To Move Ahead With Elections After Walker Law Weakened Them

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin officials decided to move ahead with elections that will allow school workers to decide if their unions should retain...

Ruling On Contentious Scott Walker Plan Put On Hold

AP | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Supreme Court doesn't plan to decide whether to stay a Madison judge's ruling invalidating parts...

Wisconsin Collective Bargaining Battle Heats Up

AP | Posted 10.28.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A state appeals court says it plans to decide whether to block a contempt ruling against Wisconsin labor relat...

Wisconsin Collective Bargaining Reforms Do Not Violate Workers' Constitutional Rights: Judge

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2013 | Politics

MILWAUKEE, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Wisconsin's controversial collective bargaining reforms do not violate the free speech and equal protection rights of p...

Scott Walker Rebuked In Person By MLK Award Recipient

The Huffington Post | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.22.2013 | Politics

A Wisconsin woman accepting a social justice award on behalf of her late husband used the opportunity to apparently dress down nearby Gov. Scott Walke...

Contentious Walker Law Gets Huge Victory

AP | TODD RICHMOND and SCOTT BAUER | Posted 01.18.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- A federal appeals court on Friday upheld Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's contentious law stripping most public workers of nearly all of...

'It's Just Not Going To Happen Again'

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Scott Walker became a conservative darling when, as a new Republican governor, he launched a bold -- and successful -- effort to brea...

Turmoil Leaves Some Republicans Weary

The Capital Times | Jack Craver | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

In the last session of the state Legislature, Wisconsin Republicans went all out. Conservatives around the country salivated with envy as Gov. Scott W...

Scott Walker Loses Court Ruling On Key Legislation

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 11.14.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- A Wisconsin judge on Friday struck down nearly all of the state law championed by Gov. Scott Walker that effectively ended collective...

Scott Walker Pitched His Message To Conservatives Nationwide, And It Paid Off

Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

By Kate Golden and Amy Karon
 Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism On Nov. 10, 2011, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker gave the keynote addre...

John Mellencamp Upset By Scott Walker's Use Of Song

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 04.12.2012 | Entertainment

MADISON, Wis. -- Liberal rocker John Mellencamp wants Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker to know he supports collective bargaining and union right...

Scott Walker Caught In Pre-Election Lie

Forbes | Posted 05.06.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is fond of pointing out that he was voted into office based on his promise to take on state employee union collective ...

Walker Confesses To Being Embarrassed By 'Koch' Call

Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

Gov. Scott Walker: Uniter, Divider Part three of a three-part series ------------------------------- By Bill Lueders Wisconsin Center for Investig...

Scott Walker Does It His Way

Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

Gov. Scott Walker: Uniter, Divider Part two of a three-part series ------------------------------- By Bill Lueders Wisconsin Center for Investigat...

Walker Inspires Deep Disagreement, Even In How People Assess His Character

Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

Gov. Scott Walker: Uniter, Divider Part one of a three-part series ------------------------------- By Bill Lueders Wisconsin Center for Investigat...

Scott Walker's New Jobs Plan: Abstinence-Only Education

Mother Jones | Kate Sheppard | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

A bill launched during Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's jobs session and nearing passage in the Legislature would repeal significant portions of the stat...

Scott Walker Recall Effort Kicks Off

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 01.15.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Jubilant opponents of Republican Gov. Scott Walker launched their effort Tuesday to try to recall him from office, starting a 60...

Pajama Parties For Scott Walker Recall Effort

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 01.14.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Political foes hoping to recall Republican Gov. Scott Walker over his moves to significantly curb union rights in Wisconsin plan...

Scott Walker Breaks Big Personal Campaign Promise

AP | By SCOTT BAUER | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who forced public workers to pay more for their pensions as part of a push to curb union rights, broke h...

Matt Damon: Recall Scott Walker

ThinkProgress | Posted 09.29.2011 | Politics

In a brief interview with ThinkProgress at today’s Save Our Schools march in Washington, actor Matt Damon said he supported the movement in Wisconsi...

Scott Walker: I Made A 'Mistake'

Posted 09.15.2011 | Politics

By Edith Honan SALT LAKE CITY, July 16 (Reuters) - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, whose moves to curb state workers' bargaining power brought...

Bad News For Scott Walker

AP | CARRIE ANTLFINGER | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

MILWAUKEE — A majority of Wisconsin residents disapprove of Republican Gov. Scott Walker's performance and are dissatisfied with the way things ...

Wisconsin Justice Department Asks Court To Lift Ban On Union Law

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 07.27.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — State attorneys asked the Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday to immediately vacate a Madison judge's decision striking down Repub...

Scott Walker Admits He Didn't Campaign On Rollback Of Collective Bargaining Rights

The Plum Line | Greg Sargent | Posted 06.15.2011 | Politics

Under persistent questioning on the Hill [on Thursday], Governor Scott Walker finally admitted something he's refused to acknowledge throughout the Wi...

Scott Walker Email Analysis Raises Questions About Governor's Claims

AP | SCOTT BAUER and TODD RICHMOND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Seeking a way to counter a growing protest movement, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker cited his email, confidently declaring that mos...