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  1. The nation in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | NWAonline

    Wisconsin's Assembly began debate Thursday on a right-to-work plan that Republican Gov. Scott Walker has promised to quickly sign and Democrats lack the votes to stop. Following in the footsteps of Indiana and Michigan, the two most recent states to approve legislation making the paying of union dues voluntary, Wisconsin would become the 25th right-to-work state.


  2. Wisconsin Assembly slogs through debate on right-to-work bill; unions cry foulRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Yahoo!

    Weary Wisconsin lawmakers debated into the early hours of Friday a measure supported by Republican Governor Scott Walker that would stop private-sector workers from having to join a union or pay dues as a condition of employment. Opponents call the draft law a thinly disguised assault on organized labor that will drive down wages, and security staff had to clear the Assembly gallery on Thursday after protesters temporarily halted the debate with chants.


  3. Right-to-work debate drags on in Wisconsin AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Star Tribune

    ... freedom. Republicans are expected to cut off debate at 9 a.m. and vote. Approval will send the measure to Gov. Scott Walker, who plans to sign it on Monday.


  4. Republicans forced on to back foot over Hillary Clinton's use of...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Republicans forced on to back foot over Hillary Clinton's use of private email addresses as it emerges Jeb Bush and Scott Walker did the same thing Republican presidential hopefuls Jeb Bush and Scott Walker used their own personal email server, in a similar way to Hillary Clinton, in what critics claim was a bid to control what correspondence was released for public scrutiny. Republicans have attacked Mrs Clinton after it emerged that during her time as Secretary of State she used her own private email account to conduct official business.


  5. Dona t count Chris Christie out yetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    ... walked up to attendees and asked them for their top three picks. The name I heard most often was Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker - also a Republican governor of a blue state who has done battle with public employee unions. Some old-timers liked Bush. ...


  6. The nation in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arkansas Online

    Wisconsin starts right-to-work debate MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin's Assembly began debate Thursday on a right-to-work plan that Republican Gov. Scott Walker has promised to quickly sign and Democrats lack the votes to stop.


  7. Major survey shows most Americans support same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WAOW

    ... about the woman who took the car. Republicans have rejected a proposed apology for comments Republican Gov. Scott Walker made comparing his standing up to union protesters to his ability to confront international terrorists. Republicans have ...


  8. Wisconsin Assembly right-to-work session lurches toward dawnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... hurt our state, our families, our friends, our small businesses." Once the bill passes, it will head to Gov. Scott Walker. The Republican said in September, during his re-election campaign, that right-to-work was not a priority and wouldn't come up ...


  9. With a nod and a wink, Republicans build 2016 camp...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Asked last week about his agenda if elected, presumptive Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker began: "Should I choose to be a candidate..." Like the other would-be Republican candidates who took the stage over three days in Washington at the Conservative Political Action Conference, the Wisconsin governor studiously avoided mentioning any plans for the 2016 presidential election. The pantomime is crucial - it allows candidates to work closely with their funding organizations to rake in big money donations without breaking campaign finance laws. 1 comment

  10. Political problems are causing us grief.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bay View

    If you have read the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel lately, you have read about our current political problems. We have "Right to Work" laws causing a division in our people.


  11. Martin O'Malley to test Granite State watersRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... activists. "There's room for a Hillary Clinton alternative," said Democratic strategist Scott Ferson. "He's not Scott Walker to Jeb Bush, but if it turns out that a every other word in her private email is 'Benghazi,' there's an opportunity for ...


  12. It's prime time for Scott Walker, whether he's ready or notRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Minot Daily News

    ... meal. Less discussed but just as true: You need to cook the ingredients in the right order. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has nearly all of the right ingredients to win the GOP nomination. He is popular among both anti-establishment activists and the ...


  13. Media spends too much time piling onRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... Last month, the person at the bottom of the pile was Rudy Giuliani . During a Feb. 18 dinner for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker , the former New York City mayor acknowledged that what he was about to say was horrible. But he foolishly said it anyway. ...


  14. Gov. Walker proposes overhaul of Wisconsin's long-term care programRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the organizations currently managing care for impoverished people who are elderly or disabled. Tucked into Gov. Scott Walker's proposed budget is a massive overhaul of the system that provides long-term care to more than 50,000 elderly or disabled ...


  15. Democrats assail right-to-work as debate goes into nightRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WEAU-TV Eau Claire

    ... planned to end the session and vote no later than 9 a.m. Friday. Approval would send the bill to Gov. Scott Walker, who has promised to sign it on Monday. Right-to-work supporters say the concept gives workers the ability to choose whether to pay ...


  16. Walker spokeswoman blasts Clinton over emailsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KTVN Reno

    Likely presidential candidate Scott Walker's spokeswoman blasted Democrat Hillary Clinton on Thursday for using a personal email account during the four years she was secretary of state - even though the Wisconsin governor did something similar when he was Milwaukee County executive. The State Department is reviewing a huge cache of Clinton's emails for possible release after revelations she conducted official business as secretary of state using a private account.


  17. Clay Evans: Base-kissing conservatives say the darndest thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    At a Feb. 18 fundraiser for presidential aspirant Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin, has-been GOP politician Rudy Giuliani said President Obama doesn't "love" his country. Radio host Rush Limbaugh - who still boasts about his pre-Obama inauguration quip, "I hope he fails;" now there's love of country for you - agreed with Giuliani, zeroing in on three proofs: Obama once attended a church led by an outspoken preacher; he "associated" with Bill Ayers, a radical academic who committed what Ayers calls "extreme vandalism" in protest of the Vietnam war; and he has sought to deflect blame from Islam, a religion of some 1.6 billion adherents, for the brutality of groups like the Islamic State.


  18. Wisconsin Public Television goes door-to-door amid cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Channel3000

    ... as WPT officials call the door-to-door drive, is already in its second month. It was planned well before Gov. Scott Walker proposed cutting the two agencies that partner to run public broadcasting. "'Sesame Street' is not going away. We're here. ...


  19. New Quinnipiac Presidential Poll Has Walker Leading NarrowlyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NBC26

    While neither candidate has officially announced they're running, Walker is showing a slight edge over former Florida Governor Jeb Bush in a survey of Republican voters across the country. Support goes up 20% for Governor Walker if Bush decides not to run.


  20. State lawmakers to pull all-nighter debating right-to-work billRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WISN-TV