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Walker Says He Wants To End Same-Day Registration In Wis.

Gov. Scott Walker says he would sign a bill that ends same-day voter registration in Wisconsin, but he won’t make doing away with it a priority.

11/26/2012

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Obama’s Win Forces Walker’s Hand On Health Care

President Barack Obama’s re-election is forcing the hand of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who had stopped all efforts to implement the federal health care reform law in the hopes that Republicans would take over in Washington.

11/07/2012

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Wisconsin Unemployment Rate Drops To 7.3 Percent

Wisconsin’s unemployment rate has dropped to 7.3 percent for September.

10/18/2012

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Confusion In Wake Of Wisconsin Union Ruling

Wisconsin school and government employee unions on Monday were considering whether to seek new contract talks after a state court threw out a new law that restricts public workers’ collective bargaining rights.

09/17/2012

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Wis. Gov. Walker Vs. Union: What’s Next?

Wisconsin’s Gov. Scott Walker was in St. Paul Sunday night for a midwest governor’s conference to promote foreign investment, and couldn’t hide from questions about a judge’s decision striking down his law that took away collective bargaining rights of unions.

09/16/2012

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Wis. Gov. Ends 4-Day October Hunt In CWD Zone

Gov. Scott Walker has ended the four-day October gun antlerless deer hunt in Wisconsin’s chronic wasting disease zone.

08/24/2012

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Scott Walker Angers Temperance Union By Serving Beer

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker can’t avoid union troubles, even when he’s trying to be bipartisan.

06/12/2012

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Wis. Governor Uses Brats, Beer To Bridge Divide

Nothing brings people together in Wisconsin like the promise of beer and brats.

06/11/2012

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Total Spending On Recall Races Tops $125 Million

Total spending on 15 recall races, including the one targeting Gov. Scott Walker, will easily top $125 million.

06/07/2012

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Romney: Voters Backed Conservative Values In Wis.

Mitt Romney says the failed attempt to recall Wisconsin’s Republican governor should embolden conservatives. He also says it could offer his presidential campaign a dose of hope come November.

06/06/2012

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Analysts See Broad Implications In Walker’s Win

After more than a year of fighting, Wisconsin’s Republican Gov. Scott Walker survived Tuesday’s recall vote, winning 53 to 46 percent over his Democratic challenger, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett.

06/06/2012

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Wis. Lt. Gov. Kleefisch Survives Recall Election

Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch survived a recall attempt Tuesday, defeating her Democratic challenger and avoiding becoming the first lieutenant governor in the nation to be recalled.

06/05/2012

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Gov. Scott Walker Defeats Recall Effort

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker beat back a recall challenge Tuesday, winning both the right to finish his term and a voter endorsement of his strategy to curb state spending, which included the explosive measure that eliminated union rights for most public workers.

06/05/2012

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Division Reigns On Wisconsin Recall’s Eve

At the Norske Nook in Osseo, they talk about the pie. But bring up politics, and you get trouble. Mark Olsen of Mount Horeb is well aware of this situation.

06/04/2012

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Esme’s Blog: The Stakes in The Wisconsin Recall

Tuesday’s recall election in Wisconsin is being referred to as an indicator of what might happen in the Presidential race in November. Some pundits see it as organized labor’s ultimate stand.

06/02/2012

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