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  1. On immigration, Chris Christie may need an amnestyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | NJ.com

    Chris Christie campaigning at a rally for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker in September; if he meets Walker in the presidential primaries the subject of immigration should make for some interesting debates. program.

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  2. Thanksgiving thoughts, past and futureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    ... to things that have happened, but to things I hope will happen before Thanksgiving 2015. I am thankful that Scott Walker may actually be a viable and leading candidate to be the Republican nominee for president. It's not that I particularly would ...

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  3. Troy Senik: Scott Walker's Happy ThanksgivingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Wave

    ... reading, the cheeriest Thanksgiving table of all should be the one inside the Wisconsin governor's mansion. Scott Walker, it would seem, can't lose. First elected as governor of the Badger State in 2010, Walker found himself defending the office ...

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  4. Albert R. Hunt: Democrats must address economic anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... - the outcomes would have been reversed had Democrats lost fewer of these voters. In Wisconsin, Republican Gov. Scott Walker's 15-point cushion with these voters provided his margin of victory. Democrats, to be sure, will keep stressing pay equity - ...

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  5. How Progressives RebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Progressive

    While most progressives were lamenting the national sweep by rightwing Republicans that propelled Ayn Rand acolytes Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Ron Johnson into powerful committee chairs, and union-busting governor Scott Walker to his third victory in a row, Spector and the small staff at his fiver-year-old, grassroots organization were looking at something very different: under-the-radar, local elections. There, he sees real progress.

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  6. Your OpinionsRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... came to Wisconsin a few weeks ago to campaign for Mary Burke, she made some very derogatory remarks about Scott Walker that are completely false. She compared Scott Walker's political measures to domestic abuse of women. Apparently she didn't do her ...

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  7. Our EditorialsRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... be a highlight in the next biennial budget proposal coming next month. Judging by limited reaction from Gov. Scott Walker and legislators, they are more likely to make big changes than small ones to Gottlieb's proposal. Tuesday, November 25, 2014 ...

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  8. New RGA Chairman Haslam says attack-dog role 'not my style'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    NASHVILLE - In September, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was stumping in Hudson, Wis., where the pugnacious Republican Governors Association chairman happily tore into Democrat Mary Burke, who was challenging GOP Gov. Scott Walker.

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  9. George F. Will: Government's legitimacy falls short given recent Wisconsin raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... arguments with Midwestern civility. From the progressivism of Robert La Follette to the conservatism of Gov. Scott Walker today, Wisconsin has been fertile soil for conviction politics. Today, the state's senators are the very conservative Ron ...

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  10. Board still weighing fate of kindergarten teacher who attacked Walker signs | M.D. Kittle | 20Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Townhall

    Germantown School Board members need more time to decide on potential disciplinary action against April Kay Smith , the kindergarten teacher who stomped on GOP signs at the Jefferson County Fair because she was "just so angry with Scott Walker. The board met Monday evening in closed session to discuss the matter, but did not make any final decision, Germantown Superintendent Jeff Holmes said in a statement.

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  11. Wisconsin regulators approve electric increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    ... electric increase. PSC Chairman Phil Montgomery and Commissioner Ellen Nowak, both appointed by Republican Gov. Scott Walker, supported the plan. Commissioner Eric Callisto, who was appointed by former Democratic Gov. Jim Doyle, abstained. The ...

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  12. Wisc. Police Come To Man's Home, Arrest Him For Calling Them Racists On FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    ... who was tackled by police while trying to get into the Capitol Thursday says the blame lies squarely with Gov. Scott Walker (R). Wisconsin state Rep. Nick Milroy (D) said that while police "overstepped" by tackling him, A Wisconsin lawmaker who was ...

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  13. Wisconsin wages and Gov. WalkerRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Lakeland Times

    Milwaukee Professor Marc Levine's Center for Economic Development October 2014 study, "Is Wisconsin Becoming a Low-Wage Economy? Employment Growth in Low, Middle, and High Wage Occupations: 2000-2013," uses Bureau of Labor Statistics data to illustrate low-wage jobs are growing much faster than middle- or high-wage occupations. Levine counted jobs in these wage brackets in May of 2000, 2007, 2010 and 2013 , adjusting wages for inflation, expressed in 2013 dollars.

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  14. Regulators approve higher fixed charges on Madison Gas & Electric customersRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... decision marks the third vote this month by commissioners Phil Montgomery and Ellen Nowak, appointees of Gov. Scott Walker, to support utilities' bids to change the way rates are collected. Opposed was Eric Callisto, who was appointed by former Gov. ...

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  15. State NewsRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    ... A lot of election observers were scratching their heads the morning after the mid-term elections when Gov. Scott Walker had run up his usual winning margin of 53 percent against Democratic challenger Mary Burke. (Subscriber access) State ...

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  16. State commission backs electric bill hikes, 'solar tax'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wisconsin Gazette

    ... two commissioners who backed the increase, Phil Montgomery and Ellen Nowak, were appointed by Republican Gov. Scott Walker. The commissioner who voted no, Eric Callisto, was appointed by Democrat Jim Doyle. "Under this decision, customers who use ...

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  17. EASD one of three districts named in voucher suitRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Janesville Gazette

    The Elkhorn Area School District is one of three Wisconsin school districts named in a lawsuit filed by a conservative law firm on behalf of parents who say their children with special needs were denied open enrollment admission, according to a story in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel . In its suit, the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty - a group which is funded by the Bradley Corporation, headed by Gov. Scott Walker's co-campaign chair Michael Grebe - is contending the open enrollment law is unconstitutional in allowing nonresident districts to deny children with disabilities while accepting traditional students, according to the story.

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  18. Poor suffer from hunger - not the munchiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... What do the hungry do then? Well, they better not be doing drugs, according to conservative governors like Scott Walker of Wisconsin. This notion falls in line with the image of the so-called "welfare queen," a cruel stereotype of public assistance ...

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  19. An NBA commissioner walks into a Milwaukee bar, says "Why the long face?"Read the original story

    Yesterday | Field of Schemes

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver went to Milwaukee yesterday, and ate custard ! Okay, no, he didn't. What he did do was meet with the owners of the Bucks , city and county officials, and local business leaders about a new arena, and emerge with this statement : "Feel very confident that these guys are gonna get it done.

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  20. Why Sean Hannity Can't InnovateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    I call myself an Idea Monkey because I love to solve problems with disruptive ideas. This passion for problem solving led me to establish Maddock Douglas, Inc. in 1991.

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