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Scott Walker: Focus on Working Class and Win Presidential Elections

Governor Scott Walker (R-WI) argued that the Republican Party will win elections if it focuses on appealing working class voters on Friday's "Laura Ingraham Show." "The bread and butter of what makes my state work and I think makes this...Show More Summary

Stifle Your Yawns, People: Scott Walker and Jim Webb Are Both Running for President

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

In this video, former Virginia Senator Jim Webb is the first Democrat to announce the formation of an exploratory committee in the race for the 2016 presidential nomination: And oh my God it's just so boring. In very broad language, Webb promises to end the gridlock in Washington and help the middle class, somehow. Show More Summary

These terrible governors won reelection and will keep on wreaking environmental havoc

Wisconsin’s Scott Walker, Florida’s Rick Scott, and Maine’s Paul LePage were all vulnerable -- and they all triumphed anyway.

How to trounce Scott Walker: Courage, unions and Democrats’ identity problem

Party leaders trying to understand how they got trounced this year should take a look at Wisconsin. Here's why

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker responds to executive power grab: “This president went from once talking about the audacity of hope to the audacity of the power grab. In our form of government, the Congress has the legal authority to pass legislation, the president of the United States can either sign it into law or he […]

The Billable Hours Of Rick Perry's Legal Battles And The Positioning of Scott Walker For 2016

OK, all governors of Texas and putative presidential candidates who think they can easily escape prosecution through the clever exploitation of a convenient loophole, please take one step forward. Not so fast there, Goodhair. This court concludes tha...

Scott Walker may be the 21st-century Coolidge America needs

The Wisconsin governor has lowered tax rates and stood up to public-employee unions just as Coolidge did.

Kasich steals show at governors' meeting

4 days agoNews : The Newsroom

The wily 62-year-old former congressman butts heads with Wisconsin’s Scott Walker during a heated exchange.

Scott Walker’s stature rising, but how far can he go?

He survived the Democratic-Union-Prosecutorial-Media onslaught. So far.

Why Scott Walker Might Be Our Next President

In 2012, I basically considered Mitt Romney a shoo-in for the Republican nomination. I figured that he'd hoover up most of the moderate votes—and despite all the breathless press accounts, moderates still account for at least half of GOP voters—plus a share of the tea partiers, and that was that. Show More Summary

Walker actually wants to do the job he was just elected to perform

It is starting to look like Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) isn’t going to jump into the presidential race. In addition to opining that you have to be “crazy” to run for president, he is quoted as saying, politicians “should run for president not because they want to be or yearn to be, but because they […]

‘The Walking Dead’ Gets Recap Show Hosted By Zombie, Scott Ian Becomes A Walker [Video]

The Walking Dead fans who just can’t get enough of the show’s real stars—the zombies—will be thrilled to know that the AMC series now has a second after show. It’s hosted by the biggest “star” of The Walking Dead, a good-looking guy named Fred (Luke Barnett). Show More Summary

Republican Gov. Mike Pence says not giving food to the unemployed will 'ennoble' them

He's really embiggened his state with his bombulant performance. I'm not sure lower-income Americans are going to be able to survive all the "ennobling" things Republicans are doing for them. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker already explained...Show More Summary

Scott Walker admits that losing his looks would be downside to being president

We wouldn't want Gov. Scott Walker's wee boyish face to be lined by stress, now would we? Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a likely 2016 Republican presidential contender, reminds us of two things: He's a dick, and his party's attempts to...Show More Summary

Scott Walker says "you have to be crazy to want to be president."

"And anyone who has seen pictures of this president or any of the former presidents can see the before and after."No matter how fit, no matter how young they are, they age pretty rapidly when you look at their hair any everything else involved with it. Show More Summary

Shikha Dalmia on Why It's Not Over for Big Labor Just Yet

last weekNews : Reason

Scott Walker’s victory shows that Big Labor’s bark is much worse than its bite. It had a bull’s eye on Walker ever since he went after the collective bargaining privileges of public employee unions and forced contribute more toward their benefits...Show More Summary

THE CASE FOR SCOTT WALKER: Does Walker sizzle? Not exactly. Is he a particularly charismatic spea…

THE CASE FOR SCOTT WALKER: Does Walker sizzle? Not exactly. Is he a particularly charismatic speaker? No, he isn’t. But does he sit upon a throne made of the skulls of his enemies? Yes, yes he does. Heh.

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Wants Drug Tests for Welfare, Unemployment Recipients

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Scott Walker would like to emulate the failure of his fellow conservative governors.

Scott Walker's Repellent, Unconstitutional Call to Drug-Test Welfare Recipients

last weekNews : Reason

Never trust a politician to do the right thing. And by right thing, I mean not simply an action that is morally defensible but one that is constitutional. Hot Air's Noah Rothman reports that Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.) is proposing "to...Show More Summary

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