Posts Tagged ‘Recall Walker’

Apr
2012
16

HYPOCRISY ALERT: Video Shows Scott Walker Saying He Won’t Cut State Aid to Schools

HYPOCRISY ALERT: Video Shows Scott Walker Saying He Won’t Cut State Aid to Schools
Uppity Wisconsin’s Jed Lounsbery, one of Wisconsin’s most integral bloggers, has uncovered video of a pre-election Scott Walker promising to keep state aid to schools in tact. As if we needed one, this delivers yet another example of the hypocrisy of Walker, who faces recall election in June, and his inability to stand by his [&hellip...;
Jan
2012
31

Scott Walker “John Doe” Investigation Now Involves RNC Chairman Reince Preibus, Herman Cain Campaign Manager Mark Block

Scott Walker “John Doe” Investigation Now Involves RNC Chairman Reince Preibus, Herman Cain Campaign Manager Mark Block
“Walkergate” is unfolding into a masterwork in American conspiracy as the complaint explaining the charges against two of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s former staff members includes an email that may prove Walker had knowledge of the illegal activities happening around him. The charges have also implicated current chairman of...
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Jan
2012
18

Over 1,000,000 Wisconsinites Sign Scott Walker Recall Petitions

Over 1,000,000 Wisconsinites Sign Scott Walker Recall Petitions
Yesterday, January 17th, was the day volunteers in Wisconsin had been anticipating for months. They braved the cold and withstood smear ads to collect Scott Walker recall petition signatures. Finally, their collective hard work paid off as United Wisconsin turned in over 1,000,000 signatures to the Government Accountability Board of Wisconsin at...
Jan
2012
9

Scott Walker John Doe Update: A Marine Tried to Blow the Whistle but Was Shot Down; GOP Attorney General Refusing to Do His Job

Scott Walker John Doe Update: A Marine Tried to Blow the Whistle but Was Shot Down; GOP Attorney General Refusing to Do His Job
The John Doe investigation that has begun to reveal elicit sexual behavior and theft of military veteran funds by Milwaukee politicians under the watch of now-Governor Scott Walker is taking Wisconsin by storm ahead of a near-certain recall election this summer. This weekend, the Milwaukee Area Labor Council published a story on their website that...
Jan
2012
6

Walker Aide Who Stole $60,000 From Veterans Has “Roommate” Sending Genital Pics to 17-Year-Old Boy

Walker Aide Who Stole $60,000 From Veterans Has “Roommate” Sending Genital Pics to 17-Year-Old Boy
Oh, God. This is gross. Look at the photograph of this loser. The John Doe investigation into Milwaukee political scandalousness under Scott Walker’s watch took a turn for the pornographic, according to the Journal-Sentinel: The secret John Doe investigation into embezzlement of funds intended for veterans also produced a jarring unrelated...
Dec
2011
28

Scott Walker Getting Nearly Half His Donations from Out-of-State While Decrying Out-of-State Money

Scott Walker Getting Nearly Half His Donations from Out-of-State While Decrying Out-of-State Money
Earlier this month, a tweet from Slate political reporter Dave Weigel saying “Gov. Scott Walker just left ATR/Norquist Xmas Party” was the first news to most Wisconsin residents that their Governor was out of the state and attending a posh Tea Party hang with the Americans for Tax Reform bunch. Under Wisconsin state law, the [&hellip...;
Dec
2011
5

Wisconsin Recall Petition Burner Gets Burned, Faces Felony Charges

UPDATE: A second person has been arrested, this time for destroying a recall sign. As reported multiple times now, the recall process in Wisconsin has been ugly, with many Right Wing Badgers trying to destroy recall signatures as their last option to avoid what early numbers indicate will be a certain recall election of Governor [&hellip...;
Nov
2011
25

WARNING: Recalls On Twitter Are Closer Than They Appear

WARNING: Recalls On Twitter Are Closer Than They Appear
Saturday, November 19th, 2011. 6:34AM. Three young men, 32, 25 and 20, depart Brooklyn, NY with one goal: cross “Lambeau Field” off of their respective bucket lists. The “frozen tundra” of Lambeau, idolized in 1990s Sportscenter broadcasts by Chris Berman, is perhaps as iconic an image as there is in pro football. The...
Nov
2011
23

Union Ironworker Leads the Push to Collect Scott Walker Recall Signatures…From Republicans?

Union Ironworker Leads the Push to Collect Scott Walker Recall Signatures…From Republicans?
A second group has filed the proper paperwork to collect signatures for a recall of Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker. The catch? The group is focusing on gathering support from Independents and Republicans, not the more obvious target of Democratic voters. According to Channel3000, Union Ironworker Randy Bryce dropped off the paperwork at the...
Nov
2011
15

Wisconsin’s Petition-Burning Scandal Will Add the Element of Uncertainty to the Scott Walker Recall Process

Wisconsin’s Petition-Burning Scandal Will Add the Element of Uncertainty to the Scott Walker Recall Process
In Wisconsin, a scandal is starting to unfold as residents are openly making plans via Facebook to collect and then destroy Scott Walker recall petitions. Paul I. Tascoupe broke the story Friday on Politiscoop.com and since then interesting connections have been made between the targets of Tascoupe’s story and various GOP and Tea Party...
Nov
2011
8

Walker Donor Files GOP Recall Effort Against the Governor to Trigger Unlimited Fundraising

Walker Donor Files GOP Recall Effort Against the Governor to Trigger Unlimited Fundraising
Dirty tricks by Republicans in Wisconsin? I mean, why stop now? As momentum builds for the recall of Governor Scott Walker (560,000 signatures are needed in the 60 days following November 15th) his friends are getting in on the act. According to the Journal Sentinel Online, Republican-slash-Walker donor, David Brandt, filed a recall effort this...