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Scott Walker Recall

Recall Candidates Take Turns Bashing Walker

Caledonia, WI Patch | Denise LockwoodEmail the Author | Posted 06.24.2012 | Politics

From taxes to health care to collective bargaining, six candidates seeking to unseat Gov. Scott Walker in the recall election came up with plenty of r...

Wisconsin Democrats Face Off In Recall Forum

Caledonia Patch | Patch Staff | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics

Tom Barrett and Kathleen Falk - the two top Democratic candidates vying for governor in the upcoming recall elections - will be exchanging their views...

Walker Defiant Over Recall

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said Organizing For America, the Democratic National Committee's organizing arm, is involved in his June 5 recall elec...

Scott Walker Attack Ad Hits Governor Over Jobs

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

A political ad attacking Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) is hitting the airwaves Monday, kicking off the first major ad campaign against Walker in thi...

Amanda Terkel

Scott Walker Pressed For Answers On Wisconsin Equal Pay Repeal

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Three female Democratic leaders in Wisconsin are demanding an explanation from Gov. Scott Walker (R) of why he repealed a law that made ...

Could Fake Democrats Win The Wisconsin Recall Elections?

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Republicans see an opportunity in the state's open primary system, which allows residents to vote in any primary election, regardless of pol...

Walker Receives Ugly Welcome During Out-Of-State Appearance

Patch.com | Stephen Sadin | Posted 04.21.2012 | Politics

With chants of “Union busting is disgusting” and “Hey, hey, ho, ho, Scott Walker’s got to go,” more than 200 union members from Illinois and...

Walker Slammed For 'Right-Wing Agenda'

Sussex Patch | Andy Ambrosius | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

In the wake of a new law signed by Gov. Scott Walker, Planned Parenthood announced Friday it will be suspending medically induced abortions, and Milwa...

Walker Rival Compares Recall Race To 'Speed Dating'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.20.2012 | Politics

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett compared the Democratic primary leading up to the recall election of Governor Scott Walker (R) to speed dating. “It...

Right-Wing 'Rock Star' Walker Huddles With Wealthy, Famous

AP | SCOTT BAUER and SEAN MURPHY | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

OKLAHOMA CITY — The preacher's son laughed and joked as he took a seat among the biggest players in Oklahoma politics, some of whom paid $10,000...

In Illinois, Scott Walker Compares Himself To Honest Abe

Posted 04.17.2012 | Chicago

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker was greeted in what is likely, by now, a familiar manner when he addressed business leaders in Springfield, Ill., Tues...

Fake Democrats Allowed To Run In Wisconsin Recall Election

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin election officials voted Tuesday to allow six Republicans running as Democrats in the state recall elections to remain on the ballot. The...

Amanda Terkel

'War On Women' Becomes Big Issue In Scott Walker Recall Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D), who is running in his party's primary to face off against Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) in the June r...

John Doe Investigation Could Mean Trouble For Scott Walker

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics

The Wisconsin recall election that could possibly oust Gov. Scott Walker (R) has more baggage looming over it. This week The Milwaukee-Wisconsin Jo...

'I Have Become A Target'

Posted 04.14.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker told National Rifle Association members Friday he's "a target" and asked for their help in his upcoming recall electio...

Walker's GOP Foe Says He's Legit

Caledonia Patch | Denise Lockwood | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics

Arthur Kohl-Riggs, a scruffy-haired 23-year-old political activist who used to serve pizza at the Children’s Museum in Madison until a few weeks ago...

John Celock

Bobby Jindal Faces Recall Over 'Fascist' Policies

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics

Two teachers have launched a recall drive to oust Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) and state House Speaker Chuck Kleckley (R-Lake Charles) from office....

Walker Challengers Fight Back Against 'Fake' Candidates

Mount Pleasant Patch | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

Well, it's officially a complaint now. The Associated Press is reporting that Jeremy Levinson, attorney for state Democrats, has filed a formal com...

Unions Take Sides In Wisconsin Recall Race

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett announced his first endorsements from unions on Thursday in the race to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R). Barret...

Scott Walker Attacks: Campaign Releases Ads Against Democrats In Recall Race

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy and Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) is out with ads going after two of the Democrats running to challenge him in the state's recall election. The ads r...

Tommy Thompson Goes To Bat For Scott Walker

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

Tommy Thompson, Wisconsin's former GOP governor now campaigning for Senate, is putting his political clout behind the current governor, the embattled ...

Democrats Pick Up Key Endorsements In Scott Walker Recall

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

The two frontrunners in the Democratic primary in the recall race to unseat Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) rolled out big endorsements on Wednesday. ...

Walker Hits The Campaign Trail

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 06.10.2012 | Politics

DANE, Wis. — Wisconsin's divisive governor officially hit the campaign trail for the first time Tuesday, kicking off a statewide tour by speakin...

Amanda Terkel

Wisconsin GOP Leader: Republicans May Be 'Messing Around' In Democratic Primary

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 04.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top Republican lawmaker in Wisconsin has suggested that GOP voters may cause mischief at the polls in May, when Democratic voters pick...

Challenger To Scott Walker Releases New Ad

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 04.09.2012 | Politics

Kathleen Falk, a Democratic former Dane County executive running to challenge Republican Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin in the state's recall election...