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Wisconsin And Michigan Activists Are Resisting GOP Power Grabs Pretty Much On Their Own
And for the most part, they're OK with that.
Scott Walker Indicates He'll Sign GOP Power Grab Bills
The outgoing Republican governor of Wisconsin said he's still considering the bills, but he indicated that he doesn't think they're all that bad.
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Lame-Duck Power Grabs Escalate Unsettling Trend
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When a party loses power in a state, there’s often a last-ditch effort to pass priority legislation. What’s happening now is different, experts say.
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Tony Evers: Calling Wisconsin GOP Power Grab A Coup 'Seems Strong'
The Wisconsin governor-elect wants Scott Walker to veto "hot mess" legislation curbing his power.
Republicans Around The Country Are Working To Declare Democrats Unconstitutional
The lame-duck power grabs in Wisconsin, Michigan and North Carolina are part of a larger effort by Republicans to delegitimize any opponent.
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Conservative Media Is Largely Silent About The Republican Power Grabs
Key Republican lawmakers have also sidestepped questions about the matter or not commented — and if they have, they've downplayed the issue.
Michigan Republicans Rush To Weaken Unions In Lame-Duck Session
The plan could benefit the state GOP by diminishing the political power of public-sector unions.
States Are 'Laboratories Of Democracy.' Wisconsin Shows They're Also Laboratories Of Fascism.
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Republican efforts to overthrow election results in lame duck sessions are yet another way the party is trying to undermine democracy.
'No Labels' Refuses To Call Out Republicans By Name For Midwest Power Grab
The centrist group was less hesitant about trying to limit the power of the next Democratic House speaker.
Lone Wisconsin Republican Who Opposed Stealing Democrats’ Power Explains Why
"I believe that these changes will have unforeseen impacts... throughout Wisconsin," state Sen. Robert Cowles said.
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Republicans in Wisconsin may have lost the governor’s mansion, but the GOP-controlled legislature is doing everything it can to limit the role of incoming governor-elect Tony Evers.
Wisconsin Gov.-Elect Tony Evers Will Ask Scott Walker To Veto GOP Power Grab
By Scott Bauer and Todd Richmond, AP
The incoming Democratic governor will make a personal appeal to his once-rival, Republican Governor Scott Walker.
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Ron Johnson Dismisses Uproar Over Wisconsin GOP Power Grab As 'Way Overblown'
Democrats say Republicans are executing a naked partisan power grab to kneecap their incoming governor and attorney general.
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The Wisconsin Senate's Move To Undermine An Incoming Democratic Governor, Explained
Gov.-elect Tony Evers (D) is facing a nearly impossible fight to deliver on some of his campaign promises.
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Wisconsin Republicans Approve 82 Scott Walker Appointees In 1 Day
The move hinders the incoming Democratic governor from choosing his own people.
Lame-Duck Republicans Stick It To The Poor In Wisconsin
Governor-elect Tony Evers (D) was planning to dump new limits on benefit programs, so GOP legislators locked them in while they still had the chance.
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Republican Businessman Sheldon Lubar Calls Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker 'Conniving'
“I am not proud to read in the Milwaukee newspapers and learn the conniving that Wisconsin Republicans, led by you and certain others, are planning."
Paul Ryan Silent On GOP Power Grab In Wisconsin
Republicans are subverting the will of the electorate in Wisconsin. The outgoing speaker of the House, a Wisconsin Republican, is staying mum.
In Stunning Power Grab, Wisconsin Republicans Pass Bill Weakening New Governor
The bills take power away from newly elected Democrats.
Scott Walker Leaves As He Came, With Extreme Partisan Power Grabs
The Wisconsin governor is making sure his Democratic successor will be extremely limited in office.
Wisconsin Republicans To Vote On Weakening Governor's Power
By SCOTT BAUER, AP
Members of the public testified against the measures at a sometimes raucous hearing that ran deep into the night Monday.
Midwestern Republicans Try To Kneecap New Democratic Governors
In Wisconsin and Michigan, GOP legislatures aren’t taking the party's losses well.
Wisconsin Republicans Advance Lame-Duck Power Grab
By Scott Bauer, AP
It will allow outgoing Republican Gov. Scott Walker to make one last major mark on the state’s political landscape.
Milwaukee Students' Answer To 'Nazi Salute' Prom Photo Will Melt Your Heart
A symbol of hated is countered with symbols of peace and love.
Gov. Scott Walker On Students Who Gave Nazi Salute: 'They're Idiots.'
A lackluster response from Wisconsin's governor, who will soon be out of a job.
Wisconsin Student Speaks Out On Nazi Salute Prom Photo: 'It Was A Scary Moment'
Jordan Blue was one of the few Baraboo High School students in the photo who did not throw up an apparent Sieg Heil.
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