Scott Walker Scott Walker en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sun, 21 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:19:39 MST Newspapers 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 Cash-strapped states look to troubled pension funds to spur economy With the economy still stagnating, a few powerful voices have begun pressuring already underfunded pension funds to help... Mon, 11 Feb 2013 08:50:00 MST Cheap, class-free college degree becoming a reality You can now get a degree cheaper and by taking no college classes, according to a report from Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Mon, 28 Jan 2013 10:25:00 MST Governors warn Congress about hurting state budgets, job growth with debt limit uncertainty Governors are warning Congress that lingering uncertainty over raising the nation's debt limit could hinder their state... Wed, 09 Jan 2013 11:42:20 MST Unions plan new offensive after Michigan loss Blindsided by a new law weakening union rights in Michigan, organized labor is preparing to target Republican governors in... Tue, 18 Dec 2012 12:45:45 MST George F. Will: A look at Michigan's historic watershed moment Rick Snyder, who is hardly a human cactus, warned Michigan's labor leaders. When unions put on Michigan's November ballot two... Sun, 16 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST Makings of a fiscal deal behind the hot rhetoric Bluster and hot rhetoric aside, the White House and House Republicans have identified areas of significant overlap that could... Tue, 04 Dec 2012 22:50:15 MST On Washington visit, Gov. Gary Herbert says falling off fiscal cliff could put Utah into recession Gov. Gary Herbert left the White House on Tuesday thinking he might have to prepare two state budgets — one if the... Tue, 04 Dec 2012 14:55:00 MST GOP 'fiscal cliff' plan echoes failed budget talks Republicans are proposing a "fiscal cliff" plan that revives ideas from failed budget talks with President Barack Obama last... Tue, 04 Dec 2012 12:08:03 MST Embattled consultant hires workers in canvassing effort The political consultant fired by the Republican National Committee amid fraud allegations in Florida is now hiring workers... Sat, 13 Oct 2012 22:14:08 MDT What others say: NFL class warfare during referee lockout Thu, 27 Sep 2012 00:00:00 MDT