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1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal
Alfonso Bryant and James Ashford pose for a photo with gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke before the Labor Day parade Monday in Milwaukee.
4 hrs ago | Media Matters for America
Former George W. Bush speechwriter Marc Thiessen, who has a financial relationship with Gov. Scott Walker, is using his Washington Post column to lavish praise on the Wisconsin Republican and help position him for a 2016 presidential run.
4 hrs ago | Door Reminder
Governor says economic development plan to be unveiled in coming weeks will be a detailed proposal about how to grow jobs.
8 hrs ago | Film School Rejects
The sadly ridiculous details of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker's election and recall fight are just part of the backdrop for this documentary about the U.S. Supreme Court's "Citizen United" ruling and the rise of the Tea Party.
12 hrs ago | WISN-TV
President Barack Obama was greeted by Gov. Scott Walker and other dignitaries Monday... then he went to shake hands along the viewing area.
But primaries and a climate favoring wealthy, self-funded candidates have dampened the outlook.
President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's "revving" performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections.
Another round of rain and storms expected late Sunday night and Monday morning. It should dry out and turn cooler and less humid late Monday into Tuesday.
But he's delayed a decision on one of the hottest questions for voters in densely populated southeastern Wisconsin: Will he approve the Menominee Nation's plans for a casino in Kenosha? Walker has pushed the decision deadline back to February, well after the November election.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker portrays himself as a man of action, willing to take on tough political fights.
Sarah Palin, whom you may vaguely remember like a regrettable hairstyle that seemed like a good idea at the time, has a Labor Day message for all of you hard workin' 'Muricans out there who haven't quit your jobs a couple of years after being hired because you could make more money shaking down rubes.
Most Americans realize that Labor Day is about celebrating workers and their contribution to our free society, but that won't stop union bosses from stealing the spotlight to push their own agenda.
When union members march up Fifth Ave. in the Labor Day Parade, they will have much to celebrate; for over two centuries, unions have been improving conditions, pay and benefits for American workers.
Five-thousand people are expected at the Summerfest grounds for the ticketed event.
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Figure 1: Wisconsin private nonfarm payroll employment , path implied by Governor Walker's August 2013 pledge , and employment implied by QCEW series , all in thousands, seasonally adjusted.
In 2010, the Supreme Court's Citizens United ruling gave corporations the same rights as individuals to spend freely, and secretly, on political ads.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 05:18 pm
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