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Scott Walker Recall

2011: The Year Of The Recall

Los Angeles Times | Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

This year an enraged electorate has made its presence felt, through Occupying events and a roller-coaster Republican presidential primary process. But...

Walker Blasts 'Unusual' Recall Process

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker (R) criticized his state's recall process, attacking the state's elections and ethics agency for allowing questionable...

Wisconsin Recall Opponents: Barking Up the Wrong Fruit

Rick Horowitz | Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

When the car dealership sells you a clunker, you're allowed to send it back -- that's the Lemon Law. And here in Wisconsin, when your governor turns out to be a clunker, you're allowed to send him back, too -- that's a recall.

Walker's Failure To Keep Promise Could Create Recall Hurdle

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 02.21.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has made little progress fulfilling a campaign promise to create 250,000 jobs over four years, makin...

Scott Walker Recall Supporter Puts Up 'Kochsucker' Sign

Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

The Four Winds Motel north of Baraboo, Wis., is creating a stir with its decision to show support for the recall effort against Gov. Scott Walker (R) ...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Opponents Reach Big Milestone In Recall Battle

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.15.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In just one month, Democrats have collected more than a half-million signatures from Wisconsinites hoping to kick Gov. Scott Walker (R) ...

Evidence Of Intimidation In Scott Walker Recall Campaign?

Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Volunteers working for the effort to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) captured a video this week that they claim is proof of the sort of intimid...

John Celock

Lawmaker Says Governing Next Year Will Be 'Very Difficult'

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

In Wisconsin, as the state's assembly speaker seeks higher office and several recall elections ramp up, the governor's mansion and control of the stat...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Recall Campaign Gets Ugly

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Few races next year will carry as much symbolic importance as the campaign to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R). His push to strip ...

Scott Walker Unveils Controversial New Protest Policy

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

The administration of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) unveiled a policy Thursday to hold protesters in the state Capitol liable for extra police or cl...

New Ad Reminds Voters Of Major Scott Walker Fail

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

Wisconsin State Rep. Brett Hulsey (D-Madison) is releasing a new ad featuring clips of the infamous prank call between Gov. Scott Walker (R) and a jou...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Opponents Collect 300K Signatures In 12 Days For Recall Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Activists pushing to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) announced on Monday evening that they have collected more than 300,000 signa...

Scott Walker Fights Back

AP | By SCOTT BAUER | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- Embattled Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker may not face a recall vote until next summer, but he's already campaigning to keep his job in t...

'Sour Grapes,' 'It's Not About Being Popular'

Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

A Wisconsin high school teacher, Kristi, serves as the star of Gov. Scott Walker's latest promotional ad defending against an effort to force his reca...

Group Opposing Governor's Recall Outed

Caledonia Patch | Denise Lockwood | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

"We cannot allow democracy to be threatened by those who would illegally destroy recall petitions with valid signatures on them," Ross said. "We inten...

John Celock

Jan Brewer Recall?

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (R) could become the second governor to face a recall attempt in 2012. Citizens for a Better Arizona, the group that led t...

Scott Walker Recall Activists Targeted By Threats, Thefts

Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics

The fight over a potential recall of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) took a dark twist over the past week, as anti-Walker activists reported receiving...

Thousands Join Fight To Recall Walker

Sussex Patch | Mark Maley | Posted 11.19.2011 | Politics

As tens of thousands of people descended upon the state Capitol Saturday, organizers of the effort to remove Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker from office a...

Walker Recall Rally Planned

Shorewood Patch | Adam W. McCoy | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

With hopes the surge continues, the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, United Wisconsin and liberal group We Are Wisconsin plan to conjure up more support...

Scott Walker Recall Effort May Be Sabotaged

Patch.com | By Denise Lockwood | Posted 11.16.2011 | Home

Residents who signed legitimate recall petitions may never have them counted by the Government Accountability Board....

Protesters Rally At Scott Walkers Home

Patch.com | By Jim Price | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

A crowd that eventually grew to about 1,000 descended Tuesday evening on the block where Gov. Scott Walker and his family live in Wauwatosa, kicking o...

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...

Bell Rings For Main Event In Wisconsin Recalls

Menomonee Falls, WI Patch | Carl Engelking and Lyssa Beyer | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

The dust just settled after a series of heated state Senate recall elections over the summer, but those were just the prelude to the main event....

John Celock

Tea Party-Backed Lieutenant Governor Could Make History

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

The recall campaign launched against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) could also make the state's Tea Party-backed lieutenant governor the first state ...

Scott Walker Outlines Plan To Combat Recall Efforts

Mount Pleasant Patch | Heather Asiyanbi | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

Governor Scott Walker said he will use an ad campaign and more job announcements to fight the recall efforts that launched against him on Tues., Nov. ...