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Scott Walker Admits He's Attended a Same-sex Wedding Reception: VIDEO

1 hour agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Add Wisconsin governor and likely presidential candidate Scott Walker to the growing list of Republicans who've been asked "Would you attend a gay wedding?" The New York Times reports: “That’s certainly a personal issue,” Mr. Walker said at a brief...

Scott Walker’s new budget is so brutal even Republicans are afraid of it

3 hours agoNews : The Raw Story

The governor is proposing massive cuts to programs that are crucial for seniors and the disabled....

Scott Walker's New Budget Is So Brutal Even Republicans Are Afraid Of It

The governor is proposing massive cuts to programs that are crucial for seniors and the disabled. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's new budget has such major slashes that even the GOP is getting nervous about it. Of course it does sport...Show More Summary

Walker Aides Will Run His Super PAC

“Two of Scott Walker’s top political hands from Wisconsin will forgo roles on his likely presidential campaign to instead run a super PAC supporting the Republican governor,” Politico reports. “It has become a prerequisite for presidential candidates to have a [...]

Scott Walker Wants Less Education Spending and No Action Student Loans

This is part of an ongoing series by Credible about how the 2016 presidential candidates would affect student loans and the financing of education for students and borrowers. When Scott Walker, the Republican Governor of Wisconsin, formally...Show More Summary

Bill Maher: Scott Walker is the Worst of the 'Are You Fcking Kidding Me?' Candidates

"He's the worst of the Republicans," says Maher. In an interview that concentrated heavily on 2016?s presidential race, comedian Bill Maher said he was placing his bet on Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to get the GOP nod, calling him the worst of a weak field made up of  “are you fcking kidding me?” candidates. Show More Summary

Illinois Governor: State’s Economic Problems Create ‘Leverage’ for Austerity Measures

Illinois is facing budget crisis, and Gov. Bruce Raune has a plan to address the state’s financial woes that comes straight out of the playbook of Midwestern Republican governors like Scott Walker in Wisconsin and Mitch Daniels in Indiana. Image:...Show More Summary

All Out Of Fcks, Obama Burns Scott Walker On Foreign Policy

Both in public and in private, the White House has been reluctant to engage with the 2016 Republican presidential field at this early stage, but that didn’t stop President Obama from coolly splattering Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker over his promise to undo an Iran nuclear deal that hasn’t even been signed yet. In an interview [...]

Scott Walker: If Supreme Court guts Obamacare subsidies, GOP governors will be under ‘incredible pressure’

The Huffington Post’s Jeffrey Young has a great piece today detailing that Republican officials in Alabama who debated whether to set up an exchange under Obamacare — and ultimately decided against it — had no Earthly idea that the failure to do so would cost their state subsidies. They did not read the statute as […]

Walker's Wisconsin still lags nation in job growth

(AP) — Scott Walker's economic record as Wisconsin governor is a mixed one, and that poses complications as well as opportunity for him in the 2016 Republican presidential race. [...] Wisconsin has added private sector jobs at a lower rate than the national average since July 2011.

GOP Hopefuls Attack Obamacare While Taking the Money

“Several Republican governors likely to run for president have secured hundreds millions of dollars under Obamacare while working to dismantle the healthcare law,” Reuters reports. “Governors Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Chris Christie of New Jersey, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and [...]

Scott Walker’s Dog Allergy Could Be a Campaign Hazard

2 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

In his likely candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination, the Wisconsin governor faces a different sort of constitutional challenge: overcoming his aversion to man’s best friend.

Media Ignores Scott Walker's Dark Money Controversy

The press has almost entirely ignored the revelation that after the "richest man in Wisconsin" made secret donations benefitting Republican Governor Scott Walker, his company received special tax credits for that same donor's company. By...Show More Summary

Scott Walker flip-flops on immigration, saying privately he now backs a path to citizenship

Fool you once, shame on me. Fool you twice, shame on you. Scott Walker, the Republican governor of Wisconsin and 2016 presidential hopeful, has flipped yet again, only not publicly. At a private dinner in New Hampshire, Walker told a group of Republicans that all that stuff he's said regarding his disdain for "amnesty" was just hooey. Show More Summary

Poll: Jeb Bush, Scott Walker Are Narrow Favorites Among New Hampshire Republicans

Former Governor of Florida Jeb Bush greets attendees at an Iowa fundraiser for U.S. Rep. David Young earlier this month.  Reuters Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and are the top three choices for the Republican nomination among likely GOP primary voters in New Hampshire – home of the first-in-the nation primary – but none of the [...]

Romney campaign official joins Gov. Scott Walker's effort

The Republican governor's political action committee tapped Matt Hall to serve as director of operations. Hall held a similar position for Romney, the 2012 Republican presidential nominee, among more than a decade in politics that included similar duties in George W. Bush's White House.

Scott Walker's team picks up a top Romney staffer

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is adding another senior staffer with national experience as his political operation grows ahead of a likely 2016 presidential run. The Republican governor's political action committee has tapped Matt Hall to serve as director of operations.

Scott Walker's 2014 win was nothing special

Scott Walker performed as well as a typical Wisconsin Republican. Explanation below. Chances are, if you read an article about Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker in the national press, it will mention he's a conservative who's won an election more than once in a blue state. Show More Summary

Another Candidate Who Can’t Pronounce ‘Nuclear’

Just what this country needs: another Republican who cannot correctly pronounce nuclear. Wisconsin’s Governor Scott Walker, enemy of unions, women, education and the poor, thinks he has enough knowledge about this world to be the Commander in Chief. Scott Brown asks, “It seems like our foreign policy’s actually upside down, what would you do differently [...]

Scott Walker's Foreign Policy Is Not Ready For Prime Time

Just what this country needs: another Republican who cannot correctly pronounce nuclear. Wisconsin's Governor Scott Walker, enemy of unions, women, education and the poor, thinks he has enough knowledge about this world to be the Commander...Show More Summary

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