Scott Walker: Mandatory Ultrasounds Are ‘Just A Cool Thing’ For Women

Such an uninformed clown… TPM LIVEWIRE Potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said in an interview on Friday that mandatory ultrasounds for women hoping to get an abortion was “just a cool thing.” During the interview with conservative radio host Dana Loesch, Walker defended a bill he’d signed in 2013… More Scott Walker: Mandatory Ultrasounds Are ‘Just A Cool Thing’ For Women

Scott Walker Epically Fails At Math And History In One Single Tweet (IMAGE)

ADDICTING INFO This week, potential 2016 presidential contender and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker demonstrated how little knowledge he had of history and basic mathematical skills – all at once. Observing the arrival of the first settlers to Jamestown in 1607, this gem of a tweet was released from Walker’s account: There’s just one little (or glaring) problem:… More Scott Walker Epically Fails At Math And History In One Single Tweet (IMAGE)

Obama Tells Scott Walker To ‘Bone Up On Foreign Policy’ (VIDEO)

 TPM LiveWire While discussing potential GOP 2015 candidates who claim they would reverse the nuclear deal with Iran if elected as president, President Obama took a jab at Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R). During an interview that aired on Tuesday, NPR’s Steve Inskeep asked Obama about Walker’s recent comment that he would “absolutely” withdraw from… More Obama Tells Scott Walker To ‘Bone Up On Foreign Policy’ (VIDEO)

Scott Walker’s plan for Wisconsin education: Slash it to the bone

Daily Kos As Gov. Scott Walker ramps up his 2016 presidential campaign, he’s using Wisconsin to show what he’d like to do to the entire United States of America. Right now, his budget—the one that would cut $300 million from universities while including $220 million in bonds for a professional basketball arena—is being debated, and… More Scott Walker’s plan for Wisconsin education: Slash it to the bone

Gov. Scott Won’t Fight Ruling On Voter Rolls Purge

TPM LiveWire Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) won’t appeal a federal court ruling that found his administration attempted to remove non-citizens from voter rolls in 2012, violating the National Voter Registration Act. Scott announced on Thursday that he wouldn’t appeal the decision, giving a big victory to the League of Women Voters and a number… More Gov. Scott Won’t Fight Ruling On Voter Rolls Purge

Scott Walker Declines To Say Whether He Thinks Obama ‘Loves America’ (VIDEO)

TPM LiveWire Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) said on Thursday he won’t comment on whether President Barack Obama “loves America,” but he’ll certainly tell you that he loves America. CNBC’s Becky Quick asked Walker on Thursday morning to respond to a report that former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R) dissed the President at… More Scott Walker Declines To Say Whether He Thinks Obama ‘Loves America’ (VIDEO)

Why it’s important to ask Scott Walker about evolution

America Blog Yesterday, Slate’s Jamelle Bouie wrote that Scott Walker’s recent refusal to say if he accepts the science behind evolution isn’t anything to get worked up over. As he argued, evolution has very little bearing on public policy, save perhaps for the state-level issue of the science curriculum itself. After all, knowing how an… More Why it’s important to ask Scott Walker about evolution

Scott Walker: Denying Health Care To Low-Income People Helps Them ‘Live The American Dream’

 Think Progress Defending his fellow Republican governors’ decision to block Medicaid expansion in their states, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) on Friday suggested that denying health coverage to additional low-income Americans helps more people “live the American Dream” because they won’t be “dependent on the American government.” Walker has recently leveled some criticism at other… More Scott Walker: Denying Health Care To Low-Income People Helps Them ‘Live The American Dream’

Walker Wants To Drug Test Food Stamp Recipients

TPM LiveWire Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) has proposed drug tests for recipients of food stamp and unemployment benefits, even though the requirement would violate federal law. The governor, who is fending off Democratic challenger Mary Burke in a close re-election race, released a long proposal including plans for his next term. In an interview… More Walker Wants To Drug Test Food Stamp Recipients

Breaking News! Prosecutors: Scott Walker at the Center of a “Criminal Scheme” (Update)

Anyone surprised at this outcome?  I’m not… Daily Kos OMG! 200 pages of documents have been unsealed by a Federal Judge in one of the 4 legal efforts to shut down John Doe II – a secret investigation looking at whether or not there was illegal coordination between RW dark money groups and recall campaigns… More Breaking News! Prosecutors: Scott Walker at the Center of a “Criminal Scheme” (Update)