Right To Work State News
4 Things That Took Scott Walker From Frontrunner to Longshot Candidate
When Scott Walker entered the 2016 presidential contest, he was considered one of the most promising Republican contenders for the White House. A governor with a record of conservative reforms in the purple state of Wisconsin, Walker launched to the top of the polls in Iowa following a fiery speech
Scott Walker Makes It Official: 'I'm Running for President'
Scott Walker made it official today, jumping into the race for the White House as the 15th declared Republican candidate. “After a great deal of thought and a whole lot of prayer, we are so honored to have you join with us today as we announce that I am officially running to serve as your President
President Obama and Scott Walker Vie for Spotlight in Wisconsin
When President Obama touched down La Crosse, Wisconsin today to give a speech on the economy, he was forced to share the spotlight with the state's governor and soon-to-be presidential candidate Scott Walker . Walker was there to greet the president's plane when it rolled up in all its grandeur at
Political Bracketology: Obama Picks Top Seeds, Rubio Loves Upsets, McConnell Is a Homer
Politicians have unleashed their NCAA picks, and no Final Four has gone unturned for latent political meaning. President Obama has carved out a niche as the nation’s top political NCAA predictor, holding his annual tete-a-tete with ESPN’s Andy Katz. But this year it’s a...
Bill Clinton Encourages Both Judd and Challenger in Possible Senate Bid
Bill Clinton Counseled Ashley Judd on Senate Race, As Well As Potential Competitor
Chris Christie, Born to Run (The Note)
By AMY WALTER (@amyewalter), ELIZABETH HARTFIELD (@lizhartfield) and CHRIS GOOD (@c_good) NOTABLES: HURRICANE SANDY FUNDING FIRST VICTIM OF FISCAL CLIFF IMPASSE. ABC’s Jonathan Karl reports on “Good Morning America” that the $60 billion request from the White House is likely to fall flat on
What Is a Right -to -Work Law ?
This week Michigan became the 24th state in the country to adopt a right-to-work law. The passage of the bill by the state legislature, and eventual signing by Rick Snyder, the state's Republican governor, brought a huge wave of protests in a state with deep union roots. Right-to-work laws have
Boehner's Conservative Conundrum (The Note)
By AMY WALTER (@amyewalter), ELIZABETH HARTFIELD (@lizhartfield) and CHRIS GOOD (@c_good) NOTABLES: ABC NEWS EXCLUSIVE: OBAMA PREDICTS GOP WILL CAVE ON TAXES. As the clock ticks toward a tax hike on all Americans in 20 days, President Obama predicted Republicans would...
World News 12/11: Gunman Opens Fire at Oregon Mall
Michigan Protesters Storm State Capitol as 'Right to Work' Bill Passes; HSBC Too Big For Jail?