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Walker personal finances: more liabilities than assets

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Scott Walker often talks about shopping at discount stores. Now we know why. The Wisconsin governor's personal financial liabilities far outweigh his assets. That's according to filings...Show More Summary

The War on Planned Parenthood is in the States

23 hours agoNews : Newsweek: US

Governor Scott Walker likes to brag that he defunded Wisconsin’s Planned Parenthood, the reproductive health organization once again in Republicans’ crosshairs, back in his very first state budget in 2011. But he didn’t go as far asShow More Summary

Scott Walker Says He's Not Sure if Obama Is Christian ... Again

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker repeated what he has said earlier, that "I don't know" if President Obama is a Christian, adding, "I presume he is." The Republican presidential candidate stressed his answer won't change no matter how many times he is asked.

Ricketts family gives more than $5 million to Walker super PAC

The Ricketts family sweepstakes are over and Scott Walker has won handily, according to Republicans familiar with Unintimidated, the super PAC supporting the Wisconsin governor and presidential candidate. Federal election filings will...Show More Summary

Awkward: ‘Union-busting’ Republican Scott Walker loves to pose with ‘Union made’ Harley motorcycles

5 days agoNews : The Raw Story

For Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, there’s something awkward about the Harley-Davidson motorcycles that he has been posing on at presidential campaign stops: each one bears a sticker on its frame that reads “Union made in the USA.” Walker has made the iconic American brand a...

Walker says EPA should be limited 'umbrella organization'

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker says the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency should become an "umbrella organization," with most of its powers shifted to state regulators. The Wisconsin governor discussed...Show More Summary

In Iowa, Donald Trump Takes Aim at Scott Walker, for a Change

Mr. Trump directed his distinctive brand of ridicule at a new presidential rival: Scott Walker, the Wisconsin governor, who leads in polls of Iowa Republicans.

Republican Abortion Policy Is Based on Pseudoscience

Governor Scott Walker's July 9 ban on abortions for 20-week old fetuses in Wisconsin has followed numerous sloppy, deceitful, and unscrupulous legislation of 20-week bans at the state and national level, including the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, supporting the 20-week ban as introduced to the US Senate in June. Show More Summary

Pseudoscientific Republican Abortion Law Attacks Rape Victims and the Poor

Governor Scott Walker's July 9 ban on abortions for fetuses older than 20-weeks in Wisconsin has followed the uncanny trend of sloppy US Congressional and state legislation on this issue. According to NARAL, a pro-choice advocacy group, 14 states have already banned 20-week abortions. Show More Summary

Why Scott Walker is so dangerous

"First off," Scott Walker proclaimed, "we took on the unions, and we won. We won!" Taking on the unions is usually first off for Walker, the Wisconsin governor and Republican presidential candidate. It is the very rationale for his candidacy. Show More Summary

Donald Trump Is Proud That He Makes Big Decisions Without Input From Others. He Shouldn’t Be.

Donald Trump and Scott Walker, the two Republican presidential candidates who have done the best job gobbling up recent headlines, are pretty different. One is an up-and-coming young conservative whose time as Wisconsin governor has left, depending on who you ask, either a devastating or an impressive imprint on the state.... More »

More trouble than jobs at economic agency Walker championed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scott Walker is facing potentially embarrassing revelations from an agency once billed as the centerpiece of his plan as Wisconsin's governor to bring 250,000 jobs to the state. The Republican presidential candidate...Show More Summary

Groups raise $32M to support Gov. Walker's presidential run

(AP) — Groups supporting Scott Walker's run for president have raised $32 million to help the Republican Wisconsin governor's campaign. Walker's state committee, which financed his runs for governor and paid for activity leading up to the launch of his long-expected presidential campaign, raised $5.9 million in the first six months of the year, but spent $5.7 million of that.

Will President Scott Walker Ask Congress for Authorization Before He Bombs Iran?

People who claim that they have an alternative to the Iran nuclear deal besides war might want to check in with Wisconsin governor Scott Walker, widely judged to be one of the three "serious" Republican candidates for President. As Greg...Show More Summary

Scott Walker Super PAC raises more than $20 million in first quarter

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker’s Unintimidated Super PAC on Tuesday reported raising more than $20 million in its first quarter from nearly 300 donors. The money was raised before the Wisconsin governor announced his candidacy last week and was the third-largest total for a...

Scott Walker signs unconstitutional 20-week abortion ban

Scott Walker is doing his damnedest these days to get some attention and leverage in the Republican presidential primary. If he's not wanting to bomb Iran he's conducting a one-man War on Women from the governor's chair, signing an unconstitutional...Show More Summary

Scott Walker signs 20-week abortion ban into law in Wisconsin

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, a Republican presidential hopeful, signed a bill into law on Monday banning abortion after 20 weeks of pregnancy that makes no exceptions for pregnancies resulting from rape or incest. The law, which makes an exception for medical emergencies, set the cut-off at a...

Scott Walker just got a big legal victory to start off his campaign

MILWAUKEE (Reuters) - The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that Governor Scott Walker's campaign and conservative groups did not break campaign finance laws during recall elections, clearing the Republican of an issue clouding his run for U.S. Show More Summary

Wisconsin Supreme Court Clears Scott Walker of Violations

2 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

Justices for the Wisconsin Supreme Court handed their Republican Governor Scott Walker a victory on Thursday, just three days after he declared his bid to campaign for the 2016 presidential election. The justices ruled that his campaign...Show More Summary

Wisconsin Court Sounds A Lot Like SCOTUS

You probably saw that the Wisconsin Supreme Court - now with a solid Republican majority - put an end to the "John Doe" investigation into Gov Scott Walker, which has dogged the governor for what seems like ages. The polarization of the Wisconsin Court has been a big story for ages. Show More Summary

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