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  1. Scott Walker call to repeal Common Core may be easier said than doneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    But his plan to have lawmakers pass a bill that repeals and replaces the standards might be easier said than done, especially because the standards are voluntary for districts.

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  2. Walker calls on Legislature to end Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WISN-TV

    Gov. Scott Walker called on the Wisconsin Legislature on Thursday to pass a bill repealing Common Core, the curriculum standards that specify what is taught in grade-school classrooms across the state.

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  3. Ending Common Core standards easier said than doneRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Education Week

    Republican Gov. Scott Walker's call to scrap Common Core academic standards for Wisconsin schools is meeting resistance from GOP Senate leaders, with one key lawmaker calling it "monkey business."

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  4. Walker not worried about Common Core costRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Channel3000

    Gov. Scott Walker says he did not get an estimate on how much it would cost to scrap Common Core education standards, but he doesn't think it will be significant.

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  5. Democrat Burke defends Trek in new TV adRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Channel3000

    Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke is defending her family company Trek Bicycles with a new television ad that also takes Republican Gov. Scott Walker to task for a spot he launched earlier in the week.

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  6. Trek CEO blasts Walker over campaign adRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Channel3000

    John Burke, the president of Trek Bicycle Corp. and the brother of Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke, is blasting Republican Gov. Scott Walker over his latest campaign ad.

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  7. Referendum asks about Badger Care fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Channel3000

    ... asks voters whether the state should accept enhanced federal funds for BadgerCare that were rejected by Gov. Scott Walker and lawmakers. The group Citizen Action of Wisconsin states private insurance rates are $251 higher because of the rejection of ...

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  8. Republican governors' words shift on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... by social conservative values. "I don't think the Republican Party is fighting it," Wisconsin's Republican Gov. Scott Walker said of gay marriage. He spoke with The Associated Press during an interview this weekend at the National Governors ...

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  9. Legislation will suppress votersRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Rice Lake Online

    Bard Kittleson, Barron After hearing from senior citizens and older veterans of both parties expressing concern about the attempts of voter suppression, I feel compelled to comment.

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  10. Op Ed ColumnistRead the original story

    May 13, 2012 | Lakeland Times

    ... to amend the state constitution to change the way Supreme Court justices are selected. (Subscriber access) Gov. Scott Walker's campaign has made two bright tax moves that should bolster his re-election efforts. (Subscriber access) A funny thing ...

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  11. Olsen, Evers rip Gov. Walker over call to repeal Common Core standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... because local schools adopted them on their own. Republican Luther Olsen of Ripon criticized Governor Scott Walker's call from Thursday to repeal the tougher public school standards which will come into their own this school year. After a speech in ...

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  12. Gov. Walker defends campaign ad about Trek Bicycle outsourcing jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Governor Scott Walker is defending his campaign TV ad which said that his challenger Mary Burke made millions from Trek Bicycles -- and that the firm shipped jobs overseas while paying women and children $2 an hour.

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  13. Evers defends Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WIGM-AM Medford

    As Republicans echoed Governor Scott Walker's call for the Legislature to take action quickly next session to repeal the use of Common Core educations standards in Wisconsin, the state's chief education official argued for the need to stay the course.

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  14. Sales, sin, ticket and jock taxes to be considered by cultural needs task force in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Business Journal

    ... performances. He said the list also will include a so-called "jock tax" on NBA players' incomes, an idea Gov. Scott Walker 's office is studying. Walker told the Milwaukee Business Journal in June that he wanted to see how much money the "jock tax" ...

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  15. Is Chris Christie the Democrats' favorite Republican?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... In the crowded field of possible Republican presidential candidates, from Mike Huckabee to Rick Santorum to Scott Walker, Christie has lowest favorability rating among Republican voters. It's plus-10, meaning that he has a 39 percent approval among ...

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  16. Walker defends Trek ad as Burke respondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    Gov. Scott Walker on Friday defended as factual his television ad that says Democratic challenger Mary Burke made millions off of Trek Bicycles and the company shipped jobs overseas to countries where women and children are paid $2 an hour.

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  17. In Appleton, Walker details Common Core viewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    Friday, Gov. Scott Walker went into further detail on why he wants the state Legislature to repeal Common Core educational standards.

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  18. Obama: Plane shot down by missile, 1 American deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WKOW-TV

    ... in a lawsuit filed by Wisconsin Club for Growth against prosecutors investigating the conservative group, Gov. Scott Walker's campaign and others. A coalition of five media groups is appealing a federal judge's order refusing to unseal the entire ...

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  19. 7 counties added to emerald ash borer quarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WAOW

    ... skipping traditional hotels and opting for something a little less traditional - rooms in private homes. Gov. Scott Walker is calling on the Wisconsin Legislature to pass a bill next year to repeal the Common Core educational standards. The ...

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  20. Walker calls for Common Core repealRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Washington Post

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Thursday called on the state legislature to repeal Common Core education standards, becoming the latest Republican governor to oppose a program that has become a lightning rod for conservative activists.

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