Scott Walker Scott Walker en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:35:44 MST Newspapers Possible 2016 GOP candidates pitch ideas at conservative forum in Iowa The robust Christian right in early-voting Iowa plays an outsize role in helping determine the Republican presidential... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:16:27 MST Some in GOP fear perceptions of Romney could linger into 2016 Even among Mitt Romney's longtime supporters, one fear about his potential return to presidential politics stands out: the... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 00:42:46 MST Paul Ryan says he is not running for president in 2016 Republican Rep. Paul Ryan announced Monday that he will not run for president in 2016, instead focusing on building his... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:27:14 MST Midwestern governors build credentials for 2016 Some potential Republican presidential candidates likely won't be shuffling off to Iowa or New Hampshire as the calendar... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 10:01:35 MST Ex-officer not charged in fatal Milwaukee shooting A white Milwaukee police officer who was fired after he fatally shot a mentally ill black man in a downtown park in April... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:36:53 MST GOP White House prospects clash on foreign policy Even as they attack President Barack Obama's foreign policy, and with politics turning to the 2016 race for president, the... Wed, 03 Dec 2014 10:33:55 MST George F. Will: Government’s legitimacy falls short given recent Wisconsin raids Wisconsin can repair its reputation by dismantling the "John Doe" process and disciplining those who have abused it. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 21:40:29 MST GOP governors attack Obama's immigration order The nation's Republican governors on Wednesday lashed out at President Barack Obama's plans to unilaterally protect millions... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:13:32 MST Walker waiting for calling as he mulls 2016 run Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday he is seriously considering whether to get into the race for president in 2016, but... Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:33:31 MST Michelle Obama campaigning in Wisconsin, Illinois First lady Michelle Obama was due back in Wisconsin on Tuesday to campaign again for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary... Tue, 07 Oct 2014 11:42:36 MDT Obama, Clinton urge women to back Democrats President Barack Obama says voters will see two different visions for America's future in the fall midterms elections,... Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:59:44 MDT Utah's Gov. Gary Herbert eyes more appearances on Fox News Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:01:09 MDT A look at voter photo ID requirements n states have laws that require voters to show photo identification at the polls, though legal fights are pending over the... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:44:29 MDT Appeals court reinstates Wisconsin's voter ID law In a stunningly fast decision, a federal appeals court in Chicago reinstated Wisconsin's voter photo identification law on... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:42:43 MDT Obama: 'Revving' economy calls for higher wages President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 16:01:04 MDT Obama's visit to Wisconsin comes amid tight governor's race The last time President Barack Obama came to Wisconsin to celebrate workers' rights on Labor Day, there was barely a hint of... Sat, 30 Aug 2014 10:47:19 MDT Ending Common Core standards easier said than done Republican Gov. Scott Walker's call to scrap Common Core academic standards for Wisconsin schools is meeting resistance from... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:13:22 MDT Obama seeks support from leaders of states that will house thousands who have crossed border Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Matthews Burwell met privately with dozens of governors Sunday as the Obama... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:03:01 MDT Governors group skirts 'radioactive' Common Core Facing opposition from staunch conservatives, the Common Core education standards designed to improve schools and student... Sun, 13 Jul 2014 13:17:16 MDT Republican governors' words shift on gay marriage Deep in the nation's Bible Belt, new signs emerged this weekend of an evolution among Republican governors on gay marriage,... Sat, 12 Jul 2014 15:15:30 MDT Biden calls on governors to lead nation Vice President Joe Biden on Friday condemned the political gridlock crippling Washington, calling on Republican and... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:25:00 MDT Fall elections loom over National Governors Association meeting Partisan divisions over immigration, education and health care are intensifying as dozens of the nation's governors meet just... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:17:11 MDT Prosecutors say Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker part of criminal scheme Newly released documents show prosecutors believe Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker was at the center of a nationwide "criminal... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 12:54:24 MDT Federal court halts secret investigation into Wis. Gov. Scott Walker's recall campaign, conservative groups Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker emerged with a major victory this week when a federal court halted a secret investigation into... Wed, 07 May 2014 16:07:41 MDT Do you need a college degree to be president? Gov. Walker dodges question Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a potential 2016 Republican candidate for president who lacks a college degree, said Wednesday... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:36:53 MDT Christie, Walker court GOP donors in Las Vegas Two of the nation's highest-profile Republican governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America's... Sun, 30 Mar 2014 09:28:47 MDT Christie, Walker court GOP donors in Las Vegas Two of the nation's highest-profile Republican governors on Saturday called for more aggressive leadership on America's... Sat, 29 Mar 2014 18:15:14 MDT Common Core spawns widespread political fights More than five years after U.S. governors began a bipartisan effort to set new standards in American schools, the Common Core... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:21:03 MDT Area damaged by Rockport Fire reseeded Fri, 25 Oct 2013 18:59:15 MDT Wisconsin's Gov. Walker touts business growth to state chamber Gov. Scott Walker touted his record over the past two years in a campaign-style speech before the state's top businesses... Wed, 02 Oct 2013 15:17:12 MDT Governor Scott Walker touts economic development package Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday a package of economic development bills the Legislature will take up in coming weeks will go... Wed, 25 Sep 2013 07:21:49 MDT 2016 campaign checklist: Who's doing what? Wed, 14 Aug 2013 17:33:04 MDT Gov. Herbert renamed to governors committee Utah Gov. Gary Herbert was renamed to the National Governors Association Executive Committee Wed, 07 Aug 2013 12:05:00 MDT Democratic governors nervous about health plan Democratic governors say they are nervous about getting the new federal health care law implemented but add they will be... Sat, 03 Aug 2013 16:58:28 MDT Governors warn Washington against fiscal inaction The nation's governors have a warning for President Barack Obama and Congress: A fiscal standoff in Washington this fall... Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:29:38 MDT Injured sanitation worker joins Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for bill signing Six months after losing most of his left leg when a car pinned him against his garbage truck, Mark Friend said Monday seeing... Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:41:53 MDT Advocates, Medicaid recipients push for expansion Health care advocates and recipients of Wisconsin's BadgerCare benefits urged the Legislature's budget committee to accept a... Tue, 04 Jun 2013 13:29:55 MDT GOP governors endure early trials, gird for 2014 Mon, 03 Jun 2013 08:10:34 MDT GOP lawmakers push several anti-abortion measures It would be harder and more expensive to get an abortion in Wisconsin under several bills being circulated by Republican... Sun, 26 May 2013 11:24:21 MDT Tea party group says IRS asked about Wis. Gov. Scott Walker recall A tea party group says the Internal Revenue Service asked about its involvement in efforts to verify signatures in the effort... Fri, 17 May 2013 07:03:57 MDT 2016: Rare same-state pairings in the early stages challenge both Republicans, Democrats The early stages of the 2016 presidential race feature an unusual cluster of high-powered potential candidates hailing from... Thu, 02 May 2013 13:36:10 MDT Local setbacks vex GOP governors eyeing 2016 race Republican governors are often seen as innovative policymakers and potential presidential candidates, but a few are... Wed, 01 May 2013 12:24:22 MDT Game on: Early GOP auditions for 2016 election Only months after President Barack Obama's re-election, an annual gathering of conservatives served as an audition for... Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Too early? Republicans audition for 2016 election Florida Sen. Marco Rubio implored fellow Republicans to reconnect with middle-class voters. Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul basked in... Sat, 16 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Mitt Romney returns to national stage on what aides call a thank-you tour Former aides describe Mitt Romney's burst of activity this month — a national broadcast interview, a speech at a... Sat, 02 Mar 2013 23:08:57 MST