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Wisconsin Recall

Wisconsin Recall: Scott Walker Leaves a Sour Taste

Rick Horowitz | Posted 03.16.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Recall opponents say, "Sour grapes!" I say, "Wrong fruit!"

Teenager Leading Pro-Walker Effort

Patch.com | By Jim Price | Posted 01.14.2012 | Politics

The first major pro-Scott Walker rally organized in the state since a recall movement began now has an official name: Celebrate Walker. The event, ...

Scott Walker Distances Himself From Tea Party

Menomonee Falls Patch | Carl Engelking | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

Tea Party groups in Wisconsin and around the country have recruited nearly 10,000 volunteers from 49 states to scrutinize the signatures and verify th...

Walker's Anti-Union Law May Have Led To Record Number Of Retirements

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

A record number of Wisconsin's government employees retired in 2011, the same year Governor Scott Walker (R) pushed a law that took away the collectiv...

Dems Using Walker Aides' Scandal To Raise Money

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Democrats are using a recent scandal surrounding former aides of Governor Scott Walker (R) to raise money. Supporters received an email o...

Scott Walker Gains Support

Wauwatosa Patch | Jim Price | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

A who's who of top Wisconsin Republican politicians are expected to appear at a Jan. 21 rally in support of Gov. Scott Walker at Hart Park in Wauwatos...

Scott Walker Recall Effort Could Add Up

AP | By TODD RICHMOND | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. -- A recall election to oust Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker from office could cost at least $9 million. The estimate from the s...

Walker Looks To Avoid Criminal Investigation

AP | SCOTT BAUER | Posted 03.07.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — With salacious felony child enticement and embezzlement charges swirling around former close associates, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Wa...

Max J. Rosenthal

Scott Walker's Fundraising Hypocrisy

HuffingtonPost.com | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As Wisconsin Democrats continued their push to force his recall, Gov. Scott Walker (R) came to Washington on Thursday to raise funds for...

Walker Sends Message In Recall Fight, Dems Blast 'Radical Agenda'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson and Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) released a new ad Tuesday touting his record. "Because government workers are now contributing to their health and ...

Scott Walker's Chickens Come Home to Roost

Rep. Gwen Moore | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics
Rep. Gwen Moore

The only thing "unusual" about the recall movement is Scott Walker's inability to listen to the will of the people of Wisconsin. As soon as he was elected he forgot who he was there to represent.

Lawsuit Challenging Walker's Anti-Union Law Could Be Revived

AP | TODD RICHMOND | Posted 02.29.2012 | Politics

MADISON, Wis. — A prosecutor asked the Wisconsin Supreme Court on Friday to reopen his lawsuit challenging Gov. Scott Walker's contentious colle...

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...

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.

Wisconsin Senate Leader Confronted By Recall Supporter

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) came under fire this week for a campaign email he sent on behalf of Republican Governor S...

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 ...

"Total Recall" - A Coming Attraction in Wisconsin

Jon (Bowzer) Bauman | Posted 02.04.2012 | Politics
Jon (Bowzer) Bauman

With the inspiration provided recently by the great people of Ohio, I feel pretty confident that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker and the Wisconsin freshmen will soon have to: "Yip-Yip-Yip-Yip-Boom-Boom-Get-a-Job!"

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...

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...

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...

Group Organizing Walker Recall Gets Cyberattacked

Patch.com | By Mark Maley | Posted 11.14.2011 | Politics

Just hours before the official start of the drive to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker from office, the group spearheading the effort said that its w...

John Celock

Scott Walker Making Campaign Moves During 'Monday Night Football'

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

On Monday night, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) will kick off his campaign to beat a recall effort ahead of recall petitions due to be mailed out Tue...

Recalled Wisconsin State Senator Arrested For DUI

Posted 12.17.2011 | Politics

Former Wisconsin state senator Randy Hopper, a Republican casualty of the Badger State's recall elections earlier this year, was arrested Sunday night...