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Scott Walker Hammers Media for Targeting GOP Governors

On Hugh Hewitt’s Thursday broadcast, Gov. Scott Walker criticized the media for what he suggested was a trend the targeting of him and his Republican gubernatorial colleagues around the country. Walker pointed to his own ordeals as well as Govs. Show More Summary

Wisconsin race for governor is the tightest in the country

The race for governor in Wisconsin — featuring incumbent Gov. Scott Walker, who is often mentioned as a potential Republican presidential candidate — remains locked in a dead heat, the state's leading pollster reported Wednesday.

Wisconsin teachers enjoying freedom from unions

By Bob Kellogg, One News Now Since Wisconsin's conservative Republican Governor Scott Walker curtailed powerful teachers unions under Act 10, membership in teachers unions continues to dramatically fall, which benefits everyone.

MSNBC Hypes Scott Walker's 'Scramble' For Reelection

MSNBC did its best to hype the “really tight race” facing Republican incumbent and possible 2016 candidate Governor Scott Walker on the August 13 edition of The Daily Rundown. Guest host Chris Cillizza teased a segment on the Wisconsin Republican’s re-election twice in the first half hour of his 9 a.m. Show More Summary

It’s Do or Die for Scott Walker

3 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

The controversial Republican governor is in a dangerously close re-election race—and even a too-narrow victory could give the GOP doubts about a presidential candidacy in 2016.

Court upholds Wisconsin collective bargaining and voter ID laws

The Wisconsin Supreme Court backed Gov. Scott Walker on Thursday in the key areas of labor relations and voter identification, handing the Republican governor victories during this year's fiercely contested election.

"A new Marquette Law School Poll finds that the Wisconsin governor’s race remains a dead heat..."

"... with Republican Gov. Scott Walker receiving the support of 46 percent of registered voters and Democratic challenger Mary Burke receiving 45 percent support...." Among likely voters, i.e., those who say they are certain to voteShow More Summary

Mike's Blog Round Up

What Would Jack Do: Oregon is a progressive state, but the Republican candidate for Governor is way out there. MAL Contends: Scott Walker's administration is facilitating an environmentally-disastrous factory-farming complex in central...Show More Summary

Scott Walker Wants Wisconsin To Repeal Common Core, Opponents Call Move Political

Scott Walker wants to repeal Common Core educational standards in his state, the latest Republican governor to oppose the controversial program. Walker is trying to have Wisconsin join in Indiana, Oklahoma, and South Carolina in dropping out of Common Core. North Carolina has also passed a measure to establish new state standards apart from Common

Wisconsin Democrats Ask Governor Scott Walker to Drop Defense of Gay Marriage Ban

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

A group of 15 Democratic state senators in Wisconsin sent out a letter on Wednesday urging Gov. Scott Walker and fellow Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen to drop their defense of the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, arguing it’s...

Republican Party's Not Fighting Gay Marriage, Says Potential Republican Presidential Candidate Scott Walker

Wisconsin Governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Scott Walker suggested that the GOP has no interest in making its opposition to gay marriage the forefront of its platform.

Republican Governor Scott Walker's Son Acted As Witness In Gay Marriage

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Alex Walker, the son of Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker, served as one of the legal witnesses at the marriage of a same-sex couple who was wed on June 9, The Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel reports: Records show Shelli Marquardt and...

Prosecutor Admits Gov. Scott Walker Not a Target

After the media establishment breathlessly "reported" last week that Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker was being accused of a "criminal" conspiracy over campaign finance violations, now the prosecutor involved is admitting that no one is charging Walker with anything. Show More Summary

Just how dodgy?

SCOTT WALKER'S brand of fiscal conservatism has made him a divisive figure in Wisconsin. Soon after entering office in 2011 the Republican governor riled voters with a plan to limit the collective bargaining rights of state workers (ie, teachers, firemen, police officers). Show More Summary

Embattled Gov. Chris Christie Defends Embattled Gov. Scott Walker

What do you call when one allegedly crooked Governor defends another allegedly crooked Governor? I don't know, but that's an awful lot of alleged crookedness coming from Republican Governors across the country. Gov. Chris Christie, who...Show More Summary

Nation Magazine: Scott Walker will Never Be President

Relying on the skewed "reporting" of the charges from a discredited investigation claiming that Wisconsin's Republican Governor Scott Walker engaged in a "criminal" campaign scheme, liberal magazine The Nation declared that Walker will...Show More Summary

Scott Walker Accused Of Illegal Fundraising Scheme, Wisconsin Republicans Claim ‘Witch Hunt’

Wisconsin governor Scott Walker is being accused of working with conservative groups, including GOP strategist Karl Rove, on an illegal election fundraising scheme would violate election laws. In a related report by The Inquisitr, Scott Walker battled with atheists over a Bible verse. It’s also claimed that Walker’s twitter and email accounts promoted racism and

Scott Walker Is A Hero

There was a big development in the Republican Party’s shadow primary this week, with the news that Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin is under investigation for running a “criminal scheme” to dodge campaign-finance laws. According to...Show More Summary

Former ABC News Political Director Insists Innocent or Guilty, ‘Gov. Walker Equals...Scandal’

The fact that “no criminal charges” have been filed against Republican Governor Scott Walker of Wisconsin on illegal fundraising did not stop MSNBC’s Chuck Todd and guest Amy Walter, former political director of ABC News and national...Show More Summary

Chris Christie And Scott Walker Facing Criminal Investigations

The field for the 2016 Republican presidential primary is hemorrhaging moderates. Both New Jersey Republican Governor Chris Christie and Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker are facing criminal investigations that could knock them out of the presidential race or even end their careers.

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