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Paul Blumenthal

Scott Walker Was Not A Target Of Investigation: Prosecutor

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) was not a target of an investigation into allegedly illegal campaign coordination related to the state's...

Paul Blumenthal

The Investigation Into Scott Walker Could Be Way, Way Bigger Than Scott Walker

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An investigation targeting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) for alleged illegal coordination with independent conservative groups during ...

Federal Court Gives Walker Big Win

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 07.07.2014 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors investigating Gov. Scott Walker's 2012 recall campaign and conservative groups that supported him won a victory Wed...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Scott Walker: GOP Fails To Reach Out To Poor

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said Thursday he was "jarred" by former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney's infamous comments about p...

Wisconsin Assembly Approves Measure Limiting Recall Elections

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Wisconsin lawmakers took the first step on Thursday to limit recall elections of stat...

Wisconsin Trying To Make Recalls Harder

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Wisconsin lawmakers are expected to take a step on Thursday to limit recalls of elect...

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 ...

Scott Walker Floats Possibility Of Expanding Anti-Union Law

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 07.31.2013 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R ) said this week that state Republicans might expand the state's controversial restrictions on collective bargaining to...

Walker Casts Shadow On Contentious Races

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

Gov. Scott Walker wasn't on any ballots Tuesday, but he still cast a shadow on the nonpartisan elections for four of his judicial appointees, who batt...

Scott Walker Reportedly Penning Book With Bush Speechwriter

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.25.2013 | Politics

Nearly a year removed from surviving a recall election, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) appears ready to write a book. The National Review reporte...

New Book Reveals Top Obama Officials Held Secret Scott Walker Recall Meeting In 2011

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 03.04.2013 | Politics

As Democrats in Wisconsin were pushing an uphill effort to recall Gov. Scott Walker (R) in 2011 and 2012, some activists were grumbling that President...

Unusual Protests Target Scott Walker

AP | DINESH RAMDE | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Every weekday as the clock strikes noon, dozens of demonstrators pass out songbooks inside the Wisconsin Capitol. Office workers...

How Romney Lost After Big Walker Win

Brookfield Patch | Posted 11.11.2012 | Politics

It's a lost prize that stings for Republicans: How could Mitt Romney lose Wisconsin just five months after Gov. Scott Walker won it?...

Divisive Wisconsin Events Come To A Close

AP | DINESH RAMDE | Posted 11.08.2012 | Politics

MILWAUKEE -- Candidates approving this message have been at it for two years in Wisconsin, along with the robocalls, angry commercials, emails begging...

Ryan Grim

Reince Priebus: GOP 'Basically Crushed' Dems In Walker Recall, Will Do So Again In Wisconsin

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics

Republican National Committee Chair Reince Priebus reminded Democrats on Sunday that his party "basically crushed" them when they attempted to mount a...

More Than Half Of Outside Spending In Wis. Recall Came From Undisclosed Donors

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.18.2012 | Politics

More than half the money poured into the Wisconsin recall elections in 2011 and 2012 came from undisclosed donors, according to a new report by the Wi...

After Win In Bloody Recall, Tea Party Gives Walker More Good News

Politico | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics

Conservatives honored their own at the Washington Hilton Friday night in an event that featured Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and plenty of Washington-b...

Dem Defection Clouds Wisconsin Senate

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.25.2012 | Politics

A Democratic state senator in Wisconsin has announced that he is leaving the party to become an independent just weeks after Democrats regained the Se...

John Celock

Christie Told To Speak 'Boldly' And Behave Like Scott Walker

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's 2009 GOP primary opponent is urging him to speak more "boldly" and engage in budget cuts with the vigor of Republican...

'Insane' Scott Walker News Should Make Governor Very Happy

Reuters | Posted 09.05.2012 | Politics

By Brendan O'Brien MILWAUKEE, July 5 (Reuters) - Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker raised an unprecedented $37 million since taking offi...

Scott Walker Reveals Post-Recall Goals

Politico | Posted 08.26.2012 | Politics

Scott Walker has more political capital than any Republican in America after surviving this month's recall election. Now he intends to spend it....

Romney Teams Up With Walker, Ryan In Show Of Force

Real Clear Politics | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics

In a rally designed to exhibit his intentions of winning this blue-leaning state, which has not voted for a GOP presidential candidate since 1984, Mit...

Walker Victory Shows How Dems Cheat Themselves

Rolling Stone | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

The volume of explanation for why Republican Scott Walker won and Democrat Tom Barrett lost last week's Wisconsin recall election has been overwhelmin...

WATCH: How to Own an Election

Bill Moyers | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics
Bill Moyers

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Did Scott Walker Write the Obit of the U.S. Middle Class?

Sandy Goodman | Posted 08.15.2012 | Business
Sandy Goodman

Business influence and anti-union sentiment mean there's no way Taft-Hartley and other impediments to organizing will be lifted anytime soon. But even if these and other steps were taken to strengthen the middle class, some argue it still wouldn't help much.