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  1. Keep the ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Townhall

    ... who had an eye toward cutting K-12 spending, expanding school voucher programs, and pushing right-to-work laws. Scott Walker's repeat victory in Wisconsin by a margin of six points was particularly notable, as it was the third time in four years ...


  2. Midwest GOP Governors Tout 2016 Middle Class AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | News Max

    Four Midwest governors considering bids for the GOP presidential nomination are hoping to tout their regional successes and connect with the middle class in a way Mitt Romney could not, Politico reports. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Gov. John Kasich of Ohio, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder all have stellar job-creation and balanced budget records, and hope to revive the GOP's Reagan Democrat coalition while shedding the fat-cat GOP image as the party of the 1 percent, Politico reports.


  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WKOW-TV

    The Washington, D.C. Migration Policy Institute says there were about 76,000 immigrants living illegally in Wisconsin in 2012. On Friday, Dane County Latino community leaders met to talk about President Obama's executive action.


  4. Divvying Up the PieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Rep. Evan Goyke had thrown his hat in the ring against the incumbent leader Peter Barca . When the dust had settled, Assembly Dems had put their trust in the following members to lead them next session: a Assembly Minority Leader - Peter Barca a Assembly Assistant Minority Leader - Katrina Shankland a Assembly Democratic Caucus Chair - Andy Jorgensen a Assembly Democratic Caucus Vice Chair - Jo- Casta Zamarripa a Assembly Democratic Caucus Secretary - Beth Meyers a Assembly Democratic Caucus Sergeant at Arms - Josh Zepnick With Scott Walker being re-elected as governor, and the GOP majorities in both houses haven grown, the Legislature will be a more conservative place for the two-year session that begins in January.


  5. Ohio's Gov. Kasich plays maverick at Republican conference | Jason Hart | 152Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Townhall

    Ohio Gov. John Kasich played to media enthusiasm for big-government Republicans earlier this week during a Republican Governors Association panel. Sharing a stage in Boca Raton, Fla., with Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, Kasich chided President Obama's critics Wednesday while defending Obamacare, Common Core and citizenship for illegal immigrants.


  6. Writer ponders Democratic defeatRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Lakeland Times

    Ahhh, the gnashing of teeth and tearing of garments has begun in earnest. With the Republican sweep of the mid-term elections the liberal-progressives are screeching for answers to how this could have happened.


  7. Why Walker Hopes the GOP-Controlled Legislature Approves a Budget QuicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | WUWM

    It appears Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is facing resistance from fellow Republicans in accomplishing a big item on his "to do" list: the state budget. That's despite the fact that Walker won reelection with a comfortable margin last week, and his GOP colleagues in the Legislature now have a bigger majority than they did last session.


  8. Vilas CountyRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Lakeland Times

    ... Tuesday's election, The Lakeland Times has conducted interviews with governor candidates Republican governor Scott Walker, Democratic candidate Mary Burke, and Libertarian candidate Robert Burke which have appeared in recent editions of the Times. ...


  9. State NewsRead the original story

    Oct 8, 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. State superintendent of education Tony Evers unveiled his agency's 2015-17 budget this week, calling for the state to spend $613 million more for education than in the previous budget and to revise the state's school funding formula.


  10. 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 ...


  11. Op Ed ColumnistRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    ... rongest as a nation when the president and Congress work together." (Public access) In a recent interview, Gov. Scott Walker said he would be open to changing the way Wisconsin's Electoral College votes are allocated.


  12. Reporting: LondonJULIAN Assange at the Center of Another Diplomatic...Read the original story

    Aug 20, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... Ayotte if he wanted to make a mavericky pick a la Sarah Palin. He could've picked a governor like Wisconsin's Scott Walker or New Jersey's Chris Christie if he wanted a slash-and-burn campaigner. For that matter, he could've picked Florida ...


  13. Market MoverFOR the Euro, the End is NearRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2012 | American Reporter

    It's not an exaggeration to say that the June 5 gubernatorial recall election in Wisconsin between incumbent Republican Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Tom Barrett is the most important election this year. That's because this election is a referendum on whether democratic, grassroots activism can overcome corporate dollars in the age of Citizens United.


  14. Mark James Miller: Are Environmentalists Communists? And What About Ayn Rand?Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Noozhawk

    ... who did so was a "moocher" and a "parasite," not to mention a communist. (The recent proposal by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker to stigmatize the poor and unemployed by making them take drug tests would surely have met with her approval). Despite the ...


  15. Gov. Walker approves improvement project at La Crosse AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    A $10-million project to renovate the interior of the terminal building at La Crosse Regional Airport is approved by Governor Scott Walker. Wendy Hottenstein, project manager with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation , said the project will relocate the passenger screening area and administration offices, replace the mechanical systems and escalators, renovate the bathrooms, improve building finishes and make other improvements that will enhance the energy efficiency and functionality of the terminal building.


  16. In Pennsylvania, You Can't Turn Progressives Against Each OtherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Ms. Magazine

    ... 2011, members of ALEC shared at their annual meeting a bill that had been signed into law by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker that would prohibit voters or legislators from passing local paid-sick-days ordinances. ALEC promoted it as a model for others, ...


  17. Bucks minority owner Kellner to stay on Bradley Center boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... that he supports Kellner. "I'm acutely aware of this," said Kellner, who was appointed to the board by Gov. Scott Walker. "The lawyers say I can be part of the discussion about something, but I will leave the room and not vote if it involves the ...


  18. Obama's Justice Department declares war on school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | RedState

    Now that Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has effectively gelded the Wisconsin teacher's mafia and limited its ability to extort dues from members that become the mother's milk of the Democrat machine in Milwaukee, Barack Obama's Department of Justice has waded into the fray with an attempt to browbeat Wisconsin into killing a vibrant school choice program. Why? Follow the money.


  19. Bucks Arena Latest: As state bonding debate begins, possible solutions begin to take shapeRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Brew Hoop

    ... site selection and preliminary project designs (presumably by the end of 2014). You may recall that Gov. Scott Walker first expressed interest in studying the Bucks' tax impact back in June, which triggered Vos' request that the LFB study the topic. ...


  20. Scott Walker: Focus on Working Class and Win Presidential ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    Gov. Scott Walker argued that the Republican Party will win elections if it focuses on appealing working class voters on Friday's "Laura Ingraham Show." "The bread and butter of what makes my state work and I think makes this country work are the men and women who every day go to work and work hard, not just for a paycheck, the work hard because they want their children and their grandchildren to have a better life than they've had.