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  1. GOP presidential hopefuls denounce Obamacare but get fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Several Republican governors likely to run for president have secured hundreds millions of dollars under Obamacare while working to dismantle the healthcare law. Clockwise from bottom left, Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Scott Walker of Wisconsin and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

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  2. Pols show how not to do April Fools' DayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | WMDT

    ... largely fizzled. Others even got themselves into some controversy with their attempts at humor. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker had the political world puzzled when he teased a "big announcement coming up" and then tweeted his support for his hometown ...

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  3. 2016 GOP Hopefuls Attack ObamaCare But Take the MoneyRead the original story

    20 min ago | Drudge Retort

    ... working to dismantle the healthcare law, according to a Reuters review of federal spending records. Governors Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Chris Christie of New Jersey, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and former Texas Governor Rick Perry, all staunch ...

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  4. Cruz vows to reenergize conservativesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | The Hill

    ... presidential field. Cruz took 16 percent support, good enough for third place. He trailed only Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, at 20 percent, and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, at 17 percent. In the same poll from last month, Cruz was buried in sixth ...

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  5. Some FoodShare Recipients Must Find Work or Enroll in Job TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | WUWM

    Beginning April 1, able-bodied adults with no minor children will have to meet work requirements in order to receive FoodShare benefits in Wisconsin A major change to Wisconsin's FoodShare program took affect this week. Starting April 1, able-bodied adults with no dependent children must work at least 20 hours a week or enroll in a job training program.

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  6. Christie Defends Indiana's Pence Amid Religious-Freedom Law UproarRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... vocalized their support for Mr. Pence. On Monday, Jeb Bush said that he'd done the right thing. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has also expressed support. When asked about the law Wednesday, Mr. Christie said that there should not be "a situation where ...

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  7. Poll: Cruz in 'top tier' of GOP White House hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... of two early frontrunners in the race for the GOP nomination, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Cruz's biggest improvement has been among voters who call themselves "very conservative," PPP noted . Cruz now leads that ...

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  8. Walker, Bush, and Cruz Bunched at the TopRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Pundit

    PPP's newest Republican national poll finds that Ted Cruz has the big momentum following the official announcement of his candidacy last week. His support has increased from 5% to 16% in just over a month, enough to make him one of three candidates in the top tier of GOP contenders, along with Scott Walker and Jeb Bush.

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  9. Black Hats, White HatsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manchester Journal

    In our so-called Western cowboy movies, the good guys wore white hats. The bad guys wore black Hats.

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  10. Pence's defense of religious freedom bill could help him with GOP votersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Journal Gazette

    ... But were Pence to run for president and polls put him in the rear of a huge Republican pack led by Jeb Bush and Scott Walker "I don't think it hurts at all for his prospects to win the nomination," Wolf said. Downs said the first-term governor risks ...

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  11. Young Republicans push to support same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... actually in the majority." Verghese said even though presumable presidential candidates such as Jeb Bush and Scott Walker haven't supported same-sex marriage yet, she guesses that might change after the Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex ...

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  12. Walker pulls April Fools' prank with 'big announcement'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WIGM-AM Medford

    Governor Scott Walker pulled an April Fools' prank on the media that has been following his potential White House candidacy. At nine this morning, the Republican Walker tweeted about a "Big announcement coming up at 10 am Sign up to hear the news first."

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  13. Get Your ID's, WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... out how to do that before it's too late," said Ahmaty. This law was originally implemented back in 2011 by Gov. Scott Walker. It was quickly gridlocked by lawsuits and clams from congresspersons for being unconstitutional in violating the Voting ...

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  14. WEDC hires Duck to become agency's new CFORead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... director. The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has been riddled with turnover since Governor Scott Walker created the quasi-public agency in 2011 to replace the state Commerce Department. Also, Lisa Johnson -- the WEDC's vice president for ...

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  15. Former Walker aide due to begin jail sentence Wedn...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Court records show that Rindfleisch was to report to the Milwaukee's House of Correction, and will apparently be transferred to Sauk County. She pleaded guilty to misconduct in office, for helping run a secret political e-mail system in the county executive's office when Governor Scott Walker ran that office.

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  16. Politicians Have Some Fun on April Fool's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... his party intensely opposes, may be imminent. But Gingrich was quick to clarify his rationale for the post: Scott Walker, who is a likely GOP candidate for the 2016 presidential race, harped on the excitement of campaign announcement season, ...

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  17. Rick Santorum's brilliant plan to revive his presidential dream: Ditch the sweater vestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salon

    ... at 11th place in Real Clear Politics' average of recent surveys. With flashier contenders like Ted Cruz, Scott Walker, and Ben Carson in the race, Santorum currently seems about as likely to serve as grand marshal in the Capital Pride parade as he ...

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  18. Ted Cruz surges to the top tier of Republican candidates in the latest pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Cruz has surged in the polls, from five percent when he entered the race to 16 percent now. Only Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush are ahead of Cruz. Cruz's all-important name recognition number has increased from 61 ...

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  19. Republicans say prevailing wage measure may be in budgetRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Republican lawmakers who support eliminating requirements that public works contractors be paid a prevailing wage say they may add the measure to Gov. Scott Walker's state budget. Rep. Rob Hutton, a Brookfield Republican, says Republican leadership in each chamber is discussing whether the bill should go through a public hearing process or be rolled into the governor's budget.

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    2 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Republican lawmakers who support eliminating requirements that public works contractors be paid a prevailing wage say they may add the measure to Gov. Scott Walker's state budget. Rep. Rob Hutton, a Brookfield Republican, says Republican leadership in each chamber is discussing whether the bill should go through a public hearing process or be rolled into the governor's budget.

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