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Scott Walker--30 Century Man

For someone so known for their grandiloquent, pop orchestrations, it’s interesting that one of the songs Scott Walker has become most associated with is the brief and basic 30 Century Man.   135 more words


Governor Walker signs bill overhauling Wisconsin civil service laws

MADISON — Gov. Scott Walker has signed Republican-backed legislation to overhaul Wisconsin’s civil service system.

The governor signed the measure Friday.

The bill makes sweeping changes to civil service protections, which are designed to keep officials from handing out government jobs as rewards to their political allies. 84 more words


Dept. of Corrections chief Ed Wall resigns in wake of Lincoln Hills abuse probe

MADISON — Wisconsin Department of Corrections Secretary Ed Wall has resigned amid an investigation into allegations of abuse at the state’s youth prison.

Gov. Scott Walker announced a replacement Friday, the same day news emerged that a judge sent a letter four years ago warning the governor of possible criminal conduct at the facility. 517 more words


Walker’s staff told in 2012 about Lincoln Hills safety issues

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Racine County judge sent a letter to Gov. Scott Walker four years ago warning him of possible criminal conduct at the state’s youth prison now under investigation. 103 more words


Clinton Targets Scott Walker in his Home State

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton slammed her rival Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker in the same breath during the Democratic debate on Thursday. 376 more words

As Dems debated at UWM, Republican leaders said they hope GOP can win Wisconsin in 2016

MILWAUKEE — Republicans and Democrats both agreed on something on Thursday, February 11th, as Milwaukee played host to a Democratic presidential debate: Wisconsin could be a very important state come April. 310 more words

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Gov. Walker to sign bill Friday changing Wisconsin civil service

APPLETON — Gov. Scott Walker plans Friday to sign a Republican-backed bill to overhaul Wisconsin’s civil service system.

Walker’s office says the GOP governor is scheduled to sign the bill into law at Manpower Group in Appleton. 84 more words