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  1. E-Update from the Desk of Governor Scott WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South Milwaukee

    Jennifer is a one in a million stay-at-home mom. She graduated from a liberal arts college but there is nothing liberal OR artsy about her.

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  2. Scott Walker floats ideas during cruise on New Hampshire lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Far from the fray and frenzy back home over his two-year budget, Gov. Scott Walker began a two-day New Hampshire swing Friday by speaking to party activists aboard a sunset dinner cruise on the state's largest lake. Lake Winnipesaukee, N.H. - Far from the fray and frenzy back home over his two-year budget, Gov. Scott Walker began a two-day New Hampshire swing Friday by speaking to party activists here aboard a sunset dinner cruise on this state's largest lake.

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  3. Nebraska's Commie LegislatureBy Betsy WoodruffRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Beast

    ... decided to raise taxes to pay for infrastructure funding puts it in stark contrast with Wisconsin, where Gov. Scott Walker proposed issuing bonds to fund road improvement projects. And who's going to be paying higher gas taxes to drive on hopefully ...

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  4. Gov. Walker approves improvement project at Wausau Downtown AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WAOW

    ... Portage County court records. The Wausau Downtown Airport will soon get some new additions. This after Governor Scott Walker approved the design for an improvement project. Governor Walker announced a nearly 170-thousand dollar project to design a ...

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  5. Democrat Says School Choice Advocates Are - Raping' ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Breitbart.com

    ... until a new one takes effect. Most experts expect the Republican-controlled legislature to work with Gov. Scott Walker (R) to have a budget passed before the July 1 deadline. Justin Haskins (NewRevere@1791.com) is a pro-liberty author and the ...

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  6. Cohn: Right now, none of Kochsa top 5 for 2016 catching fireRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Daily Advance

    ... nobody. There is no consensus in a field so fractioned. The Koch brothers' top scorers are likely Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz. Each has had more than their share of news coverage, yet aside from the familiar Bush ...

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  7. Panel votes to cut University of Wisconsin $250 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... in support and Democrats against. The budget must pass the Senate and Assembly and be signed by Gov. Scott Walker before taking effect. However, it agreed with Walker's call to freeze tuition the next two years. But after that, UW could raise ...

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  8. The net worth of 2016 presidential candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chron

    ... at $45,213,513 in 2013. Strangely enough, InsideGov was unable to track down the net worth of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Reports are scattered on that answer, but the Boston Globe claims Walker maintains a net worth of -$72,500. "According to his ...

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  9. If Iowa and New Hampshire voted todayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Politico

    IF IOWA AND NEW HAMPSHIRE VOTED TODAY : POLITICO's Kristen Hayford reports : Back in March, when TED CRUZ formally kicked off the primary season with his campaign launch, we asked our POLITICO Caucus Republican insiders in Iowa and New Hampshire who would win their state's caucus or primary if it were held that week. The results? SCOTT WALKER was the clear favorite in Iowa and JEB BUSH was the same in New Hampshire.

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  10. HuntingRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    ... a word that fits most Aprils. (Subscriber access) The Joint Committee on Finance removed a proposal from Gov. Scott Walker's biennial budget that would have stripped the Natural Resources Board of its policymaking and rule-making authority. ...

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  11. UW Colleges faculty support chancellor, mostlyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    ... for the president to say to the Republican legislators, 'no thank you,' in effect," Radomski said. Gov. Scott Walker's budget proposed $300 million in cuts across the UW System, though the Legislature's budget-writing Joint Finance Committee moved ...

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  12. GOP rejects stewardship freeze, approves DNR job cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Door Reminder

    GOP rejects stewardship freeze, approves DNR job cuts They accepted the proposal to eliminate dozens of DNR employees Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1HTfSMQ MADISON - Republicans who control the Legislature's powerful finance committee rejected Gov. Scott Walker's plan Friday to freeze state land purchases but accepted his proposal to eliminate dozens of Department of Natural Resources employees, including more than half the researchers in the agency's science bureau. Walker's budget would place a moratorium on land purchases through the state's stewardship program until its debt drops to $1 for every $8 spent since the program's inception in 1989.

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  13. Wisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule 'unworkable'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | KFBB

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican eyeing a presidential run in 2016, says President Barack Obama's plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is "unworkable." Wisconsin will not comply with the president's plan without "significant and meaningful changes," Walker said.

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  14. At MPS, the status quo is unacceptableRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Is it time for state intervention of Milwaukee Public Schools? Last week, Wisconsin Republicans on the Joint Finance Committee, led by state Sen. Alberta Darling and Rep. Dale Kooyenga, approved a motion to turn over the management of failing Milwaukee public schools to an independent commissioner, as well as force the sale of unused and underutilized school buildings to charter and private schools in the choice program. If this is approved by the Legislature and Gov. Scott Walker, education in Milwaukee may finally be on the cusp of immense reform.

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  15. Finance committee completes work on Wisconsin DNRRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WIGM-AM Medford

    State budget writers have cut scientists at the DNR, while scaling back Governor Scott Walker's proposed changes to a popular conservation program. Republicans on the Joint Finance Committee moved on Friday to cut 18 of 58 positions in the DNR's Bureau of Science Services - over the objections of Democrats.

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  16. Straw Poll: future uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... Bush, Mike Huckabee, Lindsey Graham, and Marco Rubio are out, and Rand Paul, George Pataki, Rick Santorum and Scott Walker haven't given strong signals either way. Put it this way -- if the straw poll was a little kid's birthday party, there would ...

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  17. Why the Milwaukee Bucks should have relocatedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    Let's talk economics, class. On Thursday, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker discussed the points of the potential $500 million deal that would get the Milwaukee Bucks their new arena.

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  18. Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources logo file image.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    The Legislature's finance committee has adopted Republican Gov. Scott Walker's plan to eliminate 80 positions within the state Department of Natural Resources, including more than half of the researchers in the agency's science bureau. Walker's budget includes provisions that would eliminate about 19 researcher positions from the science bureau as well 11 natural resources educator spots.

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  19. JFC: UW System cuts reduced to $250 million in budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The University of Wisconsin System would lose $250 million in state funding under a proposed budget change to be endorsed by majority Republicans. The Joint Finance Committee's GOP members said they would reduce Governor Scott Walker's proposed $300 million cut Friday -- and the UW would give out the other $50 million to schools deemed hardest hit by the cuts.

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  20. Highway bonding, Bucks arena funding decisions kic...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    We'll have to wait until next week to see what the Joint Finance Committee does with bonding for highway projects and the new Milwaukee Bucks arena. The 16 member panel of lawmakers is wrapping up its changes to the two-year state budget Governor Scott Walker submitted in February.

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