"In a refreshing change from past years, Republican hopefuls tried to verify their conservative credentials on the full-portfolio of issues. Leaders like Governor Scott Walker, who's been criticized for shunning social issues, put on a full-court press for non-negotiables like life. Show More Summary
If Scott Walker were elected president of the United States, he would stand out as one of only a handful of current world leaders who did not complete their college education. The Republican governor of Wisconsin dropped out of Marquette University in the spring semester of his senior year, in...
How Scott Walker Got His Head Start It has been quite a ride for Wisconsin governor Scott Walker. He went from an also-ran in a 2006 gubernatorial primary to two-term Republican hero and a leading contender for the presidential nomination. And he has the early 20th century Progressive movement to...
A few days ago, Wisconsin Governor and potential presidential nominee Scott Walker was trolled at a meeting of the National Governors Association: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a prospective Republican presidential contender, said Saturday he does not know whether President Obama is a Christian. Show More Summary
Current Wisconsin Governor and 2016 Presidential Candidate hopeful Scott Walker can’t seem to catch a break… least of all from his own party. Following Scott Walker’s recent trip to England, Scott caught flack from GOP big-wig Karl Rove,...Show More Summary
As noted this morning (at NewsBusters; at BizzyBlog), Jezebel's Natasha Vargas-Cooper wrote a Friday morning hit piece directed at Scott Walker, Wisconsin's Republican Governor, calling him a "conservative werewolf" for including a provision...Show More Summary
Senator Rand Paul won a straw poll of conservative activists on Saturday, giving his potential bid for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016 a boost, and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker came in second. The results were Paul at 25.7 percent, Walker at 21.4 and Texas Senator Ted Cruz with 11.5. Mitt Romney won the straw poll in 2012.
Desperate to tear down 2016 Republican frontrunner Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, co-host Matt Lauer led off Friday's NBC Today by proclaiming: "Governor's gaffe?...Presidential hopeful Scott Walker under fire for saying his experience with union protesters has prepared him to take on ISIS. Is it the first major blunder of the presidential race?"
In many ways, Scott Walker’s speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday was another success for the Wisconsin governor as he continues to solidify his frontrunner status in the 2016 Republican race. A packed house of attendees gave Walker multiple standing ovations. “Calls of ‘run, Scott, run,’ became a brief chant toward the […]
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen) Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, center, talks to reporters at the conclusion of the opening session of the National Governors Winter Meeting in Washington, Saturday, February 21, 2015. I 'm no fan of John McCain's...Show More Summary
Appearing between conservative heavyweights Wisconsin governor Scott Walker and Sarah Palin, Bobby Jindal showed he could more than hold his own at CPAC on Thursday evening., slamming the new Republican majority in Congress for not trying...Show More Summary
Recently, Wisconsin Governor and 2016 Republican presidential nopeful Scott Walker resurrected the once-hot parlor game of questioning President Obama’s religion when he told reporters he didn’t have any way of knowing that the prez is a Christian. Guess he missed that prayer breakfast, and the biblical references he makes always. While Walker insists he was [...]
"The Republican Party needs to stop talking to itself."--The RNC's post-2012 election report. Governor Scott Walker (R-WI) fumes about "gotcha" questions from "clueless" political reporters and vows not to be distracted by them on the campaign trail. Show More Summary
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker continued his hot streak Wednesday morning, doubling his nearest competitor in a Quinnipiac poll of Iowa Republicans, which would be far better news for the ascendant candidate if the election were next week instead of next year.
This week, the media broke news that former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani said, at an event attended by prospective Republican presidential candidate Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, that he does
Scott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin who is considering a Republican presidential run, has promised to sign into law an anti-union bill targeted at the state’s private sector workers that is an almost verbatim copy of model legislation devised by an ultra-rightwing network of corporate...
Jon Stewart ripped into former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani and comments he recently made questioning President Obama's patriotism. Giuliani, speaking at a Republican dinner featuring Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker at Manhattan's 21 Club said, "I do not believe, and I...
Scott Walker has promised to sign ‘right to work’ bill that watchdog claims bears stark resemblance to model legislation drawn up by conservative group Alec Scott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin who is considering a Republican presidential run, has promised to sign into law an anti-union bill...
Oh, look. Social conservative Scott Walker is back. The Wisconsin governor had downplayed his far-right positions on issues like abortion and marriage equality in the run-up to the 2014 general election, but now that he's positioning himself for the 2016 Republican primary, it's a different story. Show More Summary
I was not invited to the private dinner with Scott Walker but Paul Krugman notes who was on the guest list: Scott Walker, the governor of Wisconsin, is said to be a rising contender for the Republican presidential nomination. So, onShow More Summary