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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Scott Walker ramping up a national political operation - WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, Florida . FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2015 file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Freedom Summit in Des Moines, Iowa.


  2. Scott Walker ramping up a national political operationRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | WSB-TV

    Shifting his focus to Washington, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is expanding his political operation as he fights for early momentum in the increasingly crowded field of GOP White House prospects. The two-term Republican governor will address a Washington audience for the first time this year on Friday afternoon, his only speaking engagement in a day packed with private meetings and job interviews related to a possible 2016 bid.


  3. Key Romney donors and longtime staffer moving toward BushRead the original story

    58 min ago | My FOX Chicago

    ... major candidates - Romney, Bush, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker among them - would be able to raise the money needed to compete in a GOP primary campaign that may feature as many as two dozen ...


  4. UW president orders cost-saving tactics ahead of budget cutsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Globe

    Students walk on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison between classes in Madison, Wis., Tuesday. Gov. Scott Walker's plan to give the University of Wisconsin System more freedom would allow it to impose unchecked tuition hikes and potentially price students out of college, one of the system's toughest critics said Tuesday.


  5. The Daily Globe HomepageRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Globe

    The University of Wisconsin System president fired back Thursday against Gov. Scott Walker's suggestion that faculty teach more classes as a way to help absorb a $300 million... Full story KENOSHA, Wis. - Thomas Joseph "Tom" Verbos Sr., 76, of Kenosha, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, at Aurora Medical Center in Kenosha.


  6. The Power and Reach of the EIB NetworkShines Spotlight on Scott WalkerRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT: RUSH: Now, as you know, ladies and gentlemen, Scott Walker has been championed on this program for, well, years, actually. But in terms of his success, the things that he has encountered, the adversity that heA s overcome in being elected governor of Wisconsin and then having to win three more times a couple of recall elections, which were nothing more than disguised efforts by the Democrat Party and their allies to destroy him, and then another standard reelection effort, the guy has overcome every effort the Democrat Party knows to destroy him.


  7. Plane crash survivor released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... System President Ray Cross has ordered system employees to immediately implement cost-saving moves after Gov. Scott Walker announced he wants to slash the system's funding over the next two years. University of Wisconsin System President Ray Cross ...


  8. Two of Walker's Whoppers Got Debunked WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Berlin

    PolitiFact gave a PANTS ON FIRE rating to a statement made by Gov. Scott Walker in an MSNBC interview yesterday: "Touching on foreign policy issues, Walker said: "Documents released from the Soviet Union" show "the Soviet Union started treating" Ronald Reagan more seriously after Reagan fired the air traffic controllers. There is a view, echoed by Walker, that the firings caught the Soviets' attention.


  9. Governor Walker Has Storied History of Slashing Public EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WUWM

    Gov. Scott Walker is again taking aim at public education. This week, he announced that his budget will include a 13 percent cut to the UW System, along with a tuition freeze.


  10. The Non-CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... kickoff for the 2016 GOP presidential primary season. Speaking as well were such White House wannabes as Scott Walker, Chris Christie, Rick Perry, and Ted Cruz. Des Moines would have been the perfect place for Lee to launch a dark-horse candidacy. ...


  11. Former Wasilla mayor appointed to fisheries commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Verne Rupright was appointed to the Commercial Fisheries Entry Commission on Jan. 20, said Grace Jang, a spokeswoman for Gov. Bill Walker. The three-member body decides who can participate in limited-entry fisheries and adjudicates appeals.


  12. Republicans See Opportunity In Run-Up To 2016 ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... governors, and some former governors, will be among the strongest in the race. Among them: -- Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who is signing up some of his party's top campaign strategists and has already set up a campaign fundraising committee called ...


  13. Open thread for night owls: Taking apart the corporate case for fast-track trade authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... the APR, and notes Huckabee catching flak over Fox's "trashy women," Fox pundits getting Obamacare wrong, how Scott Walker is uniquely positioned to employ the Gop's base-only strategy, the Tea Party already itching for more primaries, the story of ...


  14. Drudge: Still the Mac DaddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... Beast says that this is a waste of energy - that Drudge's supposed preference for Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, and Scott Walker will matter little come election time: Some Republican operatives wonder if it will even much matter, if the era of Drudge has ...


  15. House Dems seek better messaging, not new policies, for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is expanding his political operation as he fights for early momentum in the crowded Republican presidential field. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is expanding his political operation as he fights for early momentum in the crowded Republican presidential field.


  16. OpinionsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Rice Lake Online

    Democrat leadership in the state Legislature has been cautious in their criticisms of Gov. Scott Walker's proposal to require drug tests for people filing to receive state benefits. The leaders say they need to see more details of the plan before commenting further.


  17. Flannery Fired Up: Rauner vs. UnionsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | My FOX Chicago

    ... told FOX 32 News that Rauner's team would like the state to stop automatically collecting union dues. When Gov. Scott Walker did that in Wisconsin, AFSCME and other government unions suffered a crippling loss of income. That meant less money in ...


  18. Lefty Writer: Scott Walker Suffers From a 'Lack [of] Imagination' ...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    Now that lefty pundits understand that Scott Walker isn't this presidential primary campaign's version of Tim Pawlenty, they're trying to figure out how strong a candidate he'll be. On Wednesday, two of them suggested that Walker's hardline right-wing ideology and his hardball political skills make him a front-rank contender for the Republican nomination.


  19. Hatch op-ed being used to defend Obamacare in Supreme Court caseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... in public speeches. Since then, the list has expanded to the law's foes, such as Mr. Hatch and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican who in 2013 said there was "no real substantive difference between a federal exchange, or a state exchange, or ...


  20. Re-Run Romney: How Many Times Will He?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    ... in 2012. "As you've no doubt heard, I'm already rich," he quipped. Potential candidates include Romney, Govs. Scott Walker (WI) and Chris Christie (NJ), former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, former Texas Governor Rick Perry, sitting Senators Ted Cruz, ...