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 2017-02-23 18:20 

Washington Examiner

Walker says Trump will help Wisconsin drug test for welfare recipients... +

Millions of private employees pee in millions of tiny drug testing cups each year. If Scott Walker gets his way, Wisconsin's unemployed would be required to do the same before qualifying for government unemployment assistance. Since becoming governor,...

 2017-02-23 16:52 

Yahoo News

Scott Walker Advises Republicans To Ignore Protestors... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker advised members of Congress to stay focused on their agenda despite protests they're facing at town-hall meetings in their home districts....

 2017-02-23 16:40 

The Daily Caller

Walker: We Should Encourage Welfare Recipients To Work... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said he's working to put welfare reforms in place that encourage people to work and educate themselves....

 2017-02-23 15:53 

Washington Examiner

Scott Walker backs off calling protesters 'terrorists'... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker backtracked from his previous assertion that his state's teachers and their supporters are terrorists by labeling them special interests at this year's speech to conservatives that two years ago helped take him out of t...

 2017-02-23 15:51 

Time.com

Scott Walkers Advice to Republicans in Congress: Ignore Protesters... +
 2017-02-23 13:42 

Raw Story

WATCH LIVE: Speakers and discussions at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday... +

Watch live video of the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland. White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, White House strategist Steve Bannon, White House C...

 2017-02-22 23:00 

Washington Examiner

Walker's proposed welfare reforms are an exciting example for the rest of the country... +

In 2011, Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., delivered his first inaugural address. He laid out an agenda focused on returning to frugality in government and building an economic climate that would create new private-sector jobs. Walker assured everyone that, desp...

 2017-02-22 15:24 

Washington Times

Walker, Schimel to call for vote on Gorsuch for court... +

Gov. Scott Walker and Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel are to appear together to call for the U.S. Senate to vote on approving President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court....

 2017-02-22 15:24 

US News & World Report

Walker, Schimel to Call for Vote on Gorsuch for Court... +

Gov. Scott Walker and Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel are to appear together to call for the U.S. Senate to vote on approving President Donald Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court....

 2017-02-22 14:52 

US News & World Report

Walker's Evangelical Alaskan Cruise Canceled... +

An Alaskan cruise with evangelical Christians that Gov. Scott Walker promised would be a "once-in-a-lifetime" experience has been canceled....

 2017-02-22 05:00 

Politico

Nikki Haley will address Republican governors gathering... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, the RGA chairman, will address the 30 Republican governors expected to attend the groups dinner Friday evening....

 2017-02-21 22:11 

Washington Examiner

As GOP searches for prison reform, Scott Walker plans to shrink Wisconsin's parole agency to 1 employee... +

Soul searching on sentencing reform, Republicans won't find much new in Wisconsin. Scott Walker continues to take a hardline with those living in prison. Most recently, the Republican governor announced plans to reduce the state's parole system to...

 2017-02-21 21:45 

US News & World Report

Walker Recommends $803 Million in State Building Projects... +

Gov. Scott Walker is recommending spending $803 million on state building projects over the next two years, with nearly $450 million of the funding coming from new borrowing....

 2017-02-21 18:01 

Washington Times

Walker recommends $803 million in state building projects... +

Gov. Scott Walker is recommending spending $803 million on state building projects over the next two years, with nearly $450 million of the funding coming from new borrowing....

 2017-02-20 21:11 

National Review

UCLA vs. Free Speech... +

UCLA appears to be blocking students from taking a conservative professor's course on free speech. Lauren Fox has the story at The College Fix.In other news at the Fix, Jackson Richman reports on Gov. Scott Walker's effort to defund the campus left and Am...

 2017-02-20 19:55 

Washington Times

Walker asks public for help selling his budget... +

Gov. Scott Walker wants Wisconsinites who like his budget to help him rally support....

 2017-02-20 19:55 

US News & World Report

Walker Asks Public for Help Selling His Budget... +

Gov. Scott Walker wants Wisconsinites who like his budget to speak up....

 2017-02-18 23:55 

Daily Kos

This week in the war on workers: Iowa Republicans go all Scott Walker on public workers... +

Iowa Republican sped through a bill targeting public workers in ways similar to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s signature union-busting measure: Lawmakers in Iowa have voted to dismantle the state’s 40-year-old collective bargaining law, dramatically weak...

 2017-02-18 17:19 

Washington Times

Wisconsin budget proposal moves forestry division up north... +

A Wisconsin lawmaker says he believes Gov. Scott Walker's plan to move the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' forestry division up north will help with recruitment....

 2017-02-18 05:00 

Politico

Report: Milo Yiannopoulos tapped to keynote CPAC... +

Vice President Mike Pence, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, former GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will also be in attendance....

 2017-02-17 20:40 

Breitbart.com

Wisconsin Bill Would Require UW Universities to Protect Free Speech... +

A bill proposed by Governer Scott Walker would require Wisconsin university officials to defend free speech....

 2017-02-16 21:48 

Washington Times

Walker signs pro-cheese bill, first to pass this year... +

Gov. Scott Walker has signed into law the first bill to pass the Legislature this session, a measure designed to help Wisconsin's cheese industry....

 2017-02-16 18:25 

US News & World Report

Corrections to Cancel or Reduce $39,000 Furniture Order... +

A Wisconsin Parole Commission order of $39,000 in new furniture completed the day before Gov. Scott Walker proposed eliminating the agency will be canceled or scaled back, a spokesman for the state Department of Corrections said Thursday....

 2017-02-15 23:15 

Washington Examiner

For the third time, Walker denies interest in being labor secretary... +

Earlier this month, Rep. Mark Pocan, D-Wisc., claimed he heard a rumor (or perhaps more precisely, tried to start a rumor) that former Republican presidential nominee and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker wanted to be secretary of labor if Trump's nominee, ...

 2017-02-15 22:31 

US News & World Report

Gov. Walker: No State Action Needed on Refugee's Lawsuit... +

Gov. Scott Walker says state attorneys shouldn't intervene in a Syrian refugee's lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's travel ban....

 2017-02-15 18:17 

US News & World Report

Walker: Priebus Dealing With Unique Challenges in Washington... +

Gov. Scott Walker is defending Wisconsin native Reince Priebus' performance as President Donald Trump's chief of staff....

 2017-02-15 17:59 

US News & World Report

Walker Supports Eliminating Treasurer if Voters Approve... +

Gov. Scott Walker said Wednesday that he supports eliminating Wisconsin's all-but powerless state treasurer's office if voters approve....

 2017-02-14 21:38 

US News & World Report

Walker Defends Proposal to Reinstate Loan Program... +

Gov. Scott Walker says he wants to bring back a troubled state loan program because local economic development officials told him they needed assistance....

 2017-02-14 15:59 

US News & World Report

Walker Talks With Iowa Republicans Before Union Vote... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he spoke with Republicans in neighboring Iowa as they prepare to vote on a bill that would eliminate most collective bargaining rights for public workers there....

 2017-02-13 18:48 

Washington Examiner

Protests as Iowa considers its own 'Scott Walker bill'... +

In 2011, when Wisconsin passed Act 10, 100,000 left-wing activists descended upon Madison. When the bill passed and the reforms saved local governments billions of dollars, all the rancor looked pretty silly in hindsight. The opposition to Iowa's vers...

 2017-02-13 17:00 

Washington Times

Wisconsin fire officials ask Walker for help... +

Wisconsin fire officials are calling on Gov. Scott Walker to expand the use of circuit interrupters in new homes....

 2017-02-13 15:46 

US News & World Report

Walker Proposes Lifetime Teaching Licenses... +

Teachers in the state would never have to renew their teaching licenses under a plan from Gov. Scott Walker....

 2017-02-12 06:01 

Washington Times

Critics pan Walker's budget on youth prison... +

Critics say Gov. Scott Walker's budget doesn't do enough to improve conditions at Wisconsin's troubled youth prison....

 2017-02-10 17:03 

The Christian Post

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker Under Fire for Headlining Christian Cruise to Alaska... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and his wife Tonette are under fire from critics for headlining a Christian cruise to Alaska designed to help leaders improve the quality of their leadership by overcoming "spiritual poverty."...

 2017-02-09 20:51 

Washington Times

Walker renews push to erase for-profit college board... +

Gov. Scott Walker is renewing his push to eliminate the state board that regulates for-profit colleges....

 2017-02-09 19:54 

Washington Times

Fitzgerald says lifting lids on vouchers not dead... +

Republican Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald says lifting enrollment caps on private schools in the statewide voucher program is not dead even though Gov. Scott Walker didn't propose it in his budget....

 2017-02-09 17:03 

Fox Business

Walker hopes voters will persuade lawmakers to cut tuition... +

Gov. Scott Walker turned to the people on Thursday for support for his priorities that are running into opposition from fellow Republicans in the state Legislature, most notably a 5 percent tuition cut for University of Wisconsin students....

 2017-02-09 04:02 

Washington Post

Wisconsin Gov. Walker proposes liberal funding increases... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a conservative Republican, put forward a surprisingly liberal budget Wednesday that includes a huge boost in funding for schools, sizable tuition cuts for college students and increased tax breaks for the working poor....

 2017-02-09 04:00 

ABC News (US)

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Wisconsin Gov. Walker Proposes Liberal Funding Increases... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a conservative Republican, has put forward a surprisingly liberal budget that includes a huge boost in funding for schools, sizable tuition cuts for college students and increased tax breaks for the working poor...

 2017-02-09 03:59 

Glen Falls Post-Star

Wisconsin Gov. Walker proposes liberal funding increases... +

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a conservative Republican, put forward a surprisingly liberal budget Wednesday that includes a huge boost in funding for schools, sizable tuition cuts for college students and increased tax breaks for the w...

 2017-02-09 01:55 

Chicago Tribune

Wisconsin governor Scott Walker proposes surprisingly liberal budget... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a conservative Republican, put forward a surprisingly liberal budget Wednesday that includes a huge boost in funding for schools, sizable tuition cuts for college students and increased tax breaks for the working poor. The shi...

 2017-02-08 19:16 

Fox Business

Walker administration backs off apartment sprinkler move... +

Gov. Scott Walker's administration reversed itself Wednesday and no longer plans to roll back a requirement for fire sprinklers in many new apartment buildings....

 2017-02-08 17:48 

Washington Times

Firefighters warn of Walker administration fire safety moves... +

Firefighters warn that moves being made by Gov. Scott Walker's administration to overhaul Wisconsin's electrical and building codes could costs lives....

 2017-02-08 17:37 

Federal News Radio

Wisconsin Gov. Walker to release different-looking budget... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is expected to put forward a state budget that looks far different than the ones from his first six years in office...

 2017-02-08 17:00 

Washington Post

Wisconsin Gov. Walker to release different-looking budget... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is expected to put forward a state budget that looks far different than the ones from his first six years in office....

 2017-02-08 10:02 

Washington Times

After years of cuts, Walker gives more in latest budget... +

After years of deep cuts, K-12 public schools and the University of Wisconsin stand to be big winners under Gov. Scott Walker's proposed state budget....

 2017-02-07 22:26 

Glen Falls Post-Star

Walker budget: 5 percent University of Wisconsin tuition cut... +

MADISON, Wis. (AP) Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday his new executive budget would cut University of Wisconsin System tuition by 5 percent, allow students to opt out of some fees and restore millions of dollars cut from the system...

 2017-02-07 19:27 

The Daily Caller

State Democrats Push Doomed Campaign To Legalize Medical Marijuana... +

Democrats are pushing a bill to legalize medical marijuana in Wisconsin despite facing a Republican led legislature and a likely veto from Gov. Scott Walker....

 2017-02-07 19:01 

Fox Business

Wisconsin counties praise Walker's county spending plan... +

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker told county government leaders Tuesday that his state budget will eliminate the waiting list for long-term care affecting about 2,200 children with developmental, physical or severe emotional disabilities....

 2017-02-07 18:33 

Federal News Radio

Walker budget: 5 percent University of Wisconsin tuition cut... +

Gov. Scott Walker says his budget will cut University of Wisconsin System tuition by 5 percent, allow students to opt out of paying some fees and grant the system's request for additional state aid...

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