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Wisconsin’s Scott Walker urges Washington conservatives to prepare now for a Republican majority

Former Wisconsin governor and presidential candidate Scott Walker urged conservatives to be prepared if the state ever flips from blue to red, in a speech to hundreds of business leaders …


Foxconn reconsiders plan for Wisconsin manufacturing hub

Foxconn Technology Group said Wednesday it is shifting the focus of its planned Wisconsin campus away from blue-collar manufacturing to a research hub, while insisting it remains committed to creating …


Wisconsin’s Harley-loving governor put in bind with Trump

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s full-throttled love of Harley-Davidson motorcycles has been intertwined with his rising political career, but now he must navigate revved up criticism of the Milwaukee-based company from …


UPDATED: Sun., March 11, 2018, 9:47 p.m.

GOP crusader Walker reaches to center in volatile Wisconsin

Not long ago, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was the voice of a conservative revolution in the heartland, a Republican at the vanguard and a possible future president. Today, he’s the …


Wisconsin governor tells NFL players to stop anthem protests

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he thinks NFL players should stop protesting during the national anthem and instead speak out against domestic violence.


News or propoganda? GOP governors launch ‘news’ site that critics are now bashing

Republican governors are getting into the “news” business. The Republican Governors Association has quietly launched an online publication that looks like a media outlet and is branded as such on …


Wisconsin Democrats view Republican Gov. Walker as beatable

Wisconsin Democrats say they are increasingly optimistic about their chances of knocking off Republican Gov. Scott Walker next year, even though a top-tier candidate has yet to emerge and they’re …


In Wisconsin, ID law proved insurmountable for many voters

State Sen. Mary Lazich was adamant: The bill Republicans were about to push through the Wisconsin state Senate, requiring that voters present identification at the polls, would do no harm.


Wisconsin Gov. Walker says he won’t remove sheriff over inmate’s dehydration death

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Wednesday that he won’t remove Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke from office over the death of an inmate who was denied water for seven days.


Wisconsin governor cancels Easter egg hunt due to manhunt

Gov. Scott Walker has canceled his annual Easter Egg Hunt because of concerns about safety while authorities search for a fugitive who is suspected of robbing a gun store in …


Spokane Chiefs extend Nachbaur through next season

One day before the regular season begins, the Spokane Chiefs extended the contract of coach Don Nachbaur to keep the franchise’s all-time winningest coach under contract through the 2017-18 season.


Walker says nothing illegal about campaign donations

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker insisted Thursday that there was nothing illegal about corporate leaders’ donations to a conservative group that helped him and Republican legislators fend off efforts to recall …


Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker sought corporate donations in 2012 recall, documents show

A leading lead manufacturer was among a host of corporate leaders who donated to a conservative group that helped Gov. Scott Walker and Republican legislators fend off recall challenges, a …


Court strikes down Wisconsin right-to-work law

Wisconsin’s right-to-work law, championed by Republican Gov. Scott Walker as he was mounting his run for president, was struck down Friday as violating the state constitution.


Trump rescinds pledge to back GOP nominee; Walker backs Cruz

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz won the endorsement of Wisconsin governor – and former GOP rival – Scott Walker Tuesday as all five candidates converged on his state ahead of …


Planned Parenthood funding cut by Wisconsin governor

Republican Gov. Scott Walker has signed legislation that would cut millions of taxpayer dollars for Planned Parenthood in Wisconsin.


AP sources: Walker to drop out of GOP presidential race

MADISON, Wis. — Scott Walker is dropping out of the Republican race for president, two people familiar with his decision told The Associated Press on Monday.


Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker entering 2016 presidential race

MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a preacher’s son who withstood a recall election spawned by his fight with public employee unions, is joining the crowded Republican presidential race, …


Recall effort against Wisconsin governor begins

Jubilant opponents of Republican Gov. Scott Walker launched their effort Tuesday to try to recall him from office, starting a 60-day blitz to gather more than half a million signatures …


Mona Charen: Democratic hope of a backlash against Walker is premature

Who won the battle of Wisconsin? Republican Gov. Scott Walker got a legislative victory. On the other hand, Democrats, with a wary eye on 2012 and noting the worrying drop …