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Walker trying to escape Legislative Fiscal Bureau reporting structural deficit for 2015-17 to $1.8 billion

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Governor Walker is doing all he can to distract and deny that his failed policies, austerity measures and shell game antics while serving as one of the most divisive governors in the country with news that Wisconsin now faces disastrous deficits in the next years, thanks to the non-partisan LegislativeRead the full story »

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Walker’s outsourcing clownshow attacks on Mary Burke and Trek Bicycles fall flat

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Scott Walker is starting to get desperate now that a recent Marquette University poll shows the race for Wisconsin governor is in a dead heat with Mary Burke leading Walker, 47% to 46% with likely voters. Last May, Walker led Burke by 48% to 45% with likely voters. Since WalkerRead the full story »

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Karl Rove’s friend Scott Walker “John Doe II” investigation expands as national media pays attention

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It’s been a roller coaster ride with twists and turns regarding the John Doe II investigation, where recent documents have been released that imply that Walker was involved in a “criminal scheme” with not only Koch Brothers-funded groups like Americans For Prosperity and Club For Growth, but also with KarlRead the full story »

Posted in 2012 Recall, 2014 Governors Race, 2016 Election, Campaign finance, Citizens United, Fox News, John Doe 2.0, Karl Rove, Koch Brothers | Comments Off

New York Times and Time Magazine attempt to find out if Walker has presidential dreams

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Scott Walker has been given many free passes regarding his failed governorship from the conservative media, whether it was loyal Murdoch messengers on Fox News or Republican lapdog Joe Scarbourough asking lofty sports puff question talk on MSNBC. Perhaps not many people know about how Scott Walker was arresting peopleRead the full story »

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Walker gets ALEC-bought Republicans for voter suppression laws in time for re-election

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Voter disenfranchisement has been one of many targets from the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). In 2009, ALEC members gathered to draft voter ID and voter suppression bills and those documents were dispersed to ALEC-owned legislators nationally, including Alabama, Minnesota, Montana, North Carolina and Wisconsin. Update: In theRead the full story »

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Court releases thousands of emails, documents in John Doe investigation despite Walker fighting against it

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Although the usual suspects in the Walker administration and the Republicans defending his dismal record will blame Democratic gubernatorial challenger Mary Burke for the release of documents, Court of Appeals Judge Patricia Curley ordered the release of over 27,000 emails and 434 pages of documents of Walker’s deputy chief ofRead the full story »

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Walker’s predictable regurgitation of deception continues with his State of the State flim-flam show

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Governor Walker stated in his 2014 State of the State address that “the days of double-digit tax increases, billion-dollar deficits, and major job loss are gone”. Of course, he’s completely lying on all three points, which is to be expected from someone more interested in his 2016 presidential aspirations thanRead the full story »

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Walker’s pet project Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) a perfect example of his failure as governor

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As 2014 has come and the gubernatorial race begins in earnest, Governor Scott Walker faces the indefensible position of defending the complete corruption and millions of taxpayer dollars missing with his pet project Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), replacing the the Wisconsin Department of Commerce (WDC) in July 2011, whichRead the full story »

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Walker facing damaging John Doe 2.0 investigation linked to secret Koch-funded front groups

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Although Scott Walker can play along as some kind of tinfoil hat victim with Fox News political hack Sean Hannity in his puff interview about his new ghost-written book and other “successes” as governor, the news of another John Doe investigation aimed at himself and his blacklisting brigade is wellRead the full story »

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Discrepancies surfacing in Walker’s Unintimidated book of untruthful distortions

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On February 23, 2011, Scott Walker talked with who he thought was David Koch and provided the World with not only what a sucker he was but what he was up to in his attempts at trying to be a Republican Fox News Rock Star for attacking unions, teachers, theRead the full story »

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Mary Burke gets solid progressive endorsements to battle Walker in 2014 election

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With a floundering Wisconsin economy, tired job growth, several bubbling scandals and more attempts with more extremist policies on the horizon, Scott Walker and his campaign figure their witless paranoia of anyone on their McCarthyistic Recall Blacklist within their secret operations will somehow make up for snowballing failure and incompetence.Read the full story »

Posted in 2014 Governors Race, Emily's List, Fitzwalkerstan, Governor's Mansion, John Doe 2.0, Mary Burke, Progressives, Russ Feingold, War On Women | Comments Off

Dane County Circuit Judge Juan Colas declares WERC in contempt of court on collective bargaining law

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On September 14, 2012, Dane County Circuit Judge Juan Colas struck down Scott Walker’s signature portions of 2011 Wisconsin Acts 10 and 32 (“The Acts“) declaring them unconstitutional for effectively ending collective bargaining rights for most public workers, based on the sound judgement that the law violates both the state andRead the full story »

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Walker faces new John Doe 2.0 investigation involving five counties and 2011 and 2012 recall elections

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It turns out a second John Doe investigation that could possibly link Scott Walker and even several Republican legislators involved in five counties in Wisconsin as well as activities in the 2011 and 2012 Recall elections is continuing to be explored. Granted, Walker will probably not be asked by anyRead the full story »

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Walker’s property tax cut to give Wisconsin homeowners a dollar a month to save sluggish economy

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Scott Walker hopes to rescue the sluggish Wisconsin economy by giving the Wisconsin property tax payer a whopping savings of $13 over one year and an astounding $10 the following year. That’s right! What a Badger State home owner does with $33 over the next two years is anybody’s guess.Read the full story »

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Walker continues to face challenges with the truth about his costly budget and shoddy record

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Even though a recent Marquette Law School poll with 48 percent approving of the job Walker is doing and 46 percent disapproving, it’s been a predictable pattern from the mainstream media to give the scandal-prone college dropout from Marquette University a free pass with his continuing failed record as governor.Read the full story »

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