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  1. Scott Walker gives conspiracy theory nuts a back rubRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Raw Story

    Today is a very good day for assessing how much the modern Republican Party is in the thrall of the John Birch Society/fluoride in the drinking water/black helicopter set. The answer appears to be, "Completely", mostly because Senate Republicans are holding a vote to defund Planned Parenthood based on a bizarre and completely unfounded conspiracy theory about the organization selling "baby parts".

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  2. In defense of the Fox News debate formatRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Washington Examiner

    ... whose nomination prospects can charitably be described as implausible, get the same amount of air time as Scott Walker or Jeb Bush? Long-shot candidates don't deserve to share a stage with the tier of frontrunners. The Fox format rewards those ...

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  3. Charles Koch's Messianic delusions: Industrialist says only...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Salon

    Billionaire Charles Koch argued that conservatives are part of a "a life-or-death struggle for our country," and that if the political network spearheaded by himself and his brother David fails to convince a "majority of Americans behind the vision, then we're done for," the Associated Press reports . Koch spoke before a record 450 attendees at a semi-annual three-day conservative confab hosted by the billionaire brothers this weekend where GOP presidential candidates Carly Fiorina, Scott Walker, Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush and Ted Cruz all gathered to cozy up with Koch network donors who have pledged to spend nearly $1 billion to elect a Republican presidential candidate in 2016.

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  4. Climate activist masterfully punks Scott Walker: Now he looks like even more of a Koch stoogeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Salon

    It was supposed to be a routine meet-and-greet at a local New Hampshire pizza parlor, but today's campaign stop turned into a "Punk'd" episode for Republican presidential candidate, Scott Walker, after he was tricked into posing with a phony check from the Koch Brothers made out to him in the amount of $900,000.

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  5. A great way to get attention, but a questionable culinary technique.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Mother Jones

    ... billionaire Donald Trump siphoning support from Cruz and other tea party-style candidates. Even Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who is viewed as the main rival to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, is pulling support from the tea party constituency that ...

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  6. Obama's EPA Rules Could Elevate Climate Change as a 2016 Campaign IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Wall Street Journal

    ... Power Plan because it will cost hard-working Americans jobs and raise their energy rates," said Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker , a presidential candidate and one of a handful of GOP governors who have said they won't submit a plan to comply with the ...

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  7. Ex-MN governor puts Walker among top 3 GOP presidential candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty says he believes Scott Walker is one of three Republicans most likely to win their party's 2016 presidential nomination. Pawlenty knows what those three are going through -- as well as the other 14 Republican White House hopefuls.

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  8. CEO who set $70,000 minimum salary forced to rent out his home after his business ran into troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | National Post

    ... On the Republican side Donald Trump is in favour of the current minimum wage and opposes any increase, while Scott Walker, the Wisconsin governor, described the minimum wage policy as "lame". Ted Cruz also opposes the minimum wage, while Jeb Bush ...

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  9. Obama climate change plan affects 2016 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Journal and Courier

    ... out of work, and increases everyone's energy prices," said former Florida governor Jeb Bush. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Obama should call his project the "Costly Power Plan," saying "it will cost hard-working Americans jobs and raise their ...

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  10. Why wona t Scott Walker say that President Obama is a Christian?Read the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | The Washington Post

    Over the weekend, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker declined once again to say whether he thinks Obama is a Christian, reiterating similar comments the 2016 presidential contender made in February when he said that he couldn't personally verify the president's faith. "As someone who is a believer myself, I don't presume to know someone's beliefs about whether they follow Christ or not, unless I've actually talked with him," the conservative evangelical and son of a Baptist preacher said, according to Time Magazine .

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  11. Walker calls on Wisconsin attorney general to take actionRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | NewsOK.com

    Gov. Scott Walker has asked Wisconsin's attorney general to take "immediate action" to protect ratepayers and workers from what the Republican presidential candidate calls "devastating impacts" of a new rule designed to cut greenhouse gases. Walker said in a statement Monday that the final rule released by President Barack Obama oversteps the limits of his authority to pursue a political agenda.

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  12. Hecklers ejected from pizza joint as they troll Scott Walker on the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... mom Whitney - after three days of family feuding and grieving Hecklers ejected from pizza joint as they troll Scott Walker on the New Hampshire campaign trail - and half the crowd wants to talk about Donald Trump Jeb is miserable at my rise, crows ...

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  13. Ziegler, Shiely, Cudahy among the $50,000-plus contributors to Gov. Scott Walker's super PACRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Business Journal

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker 's political action committee attracted contributions of $100,000 from Milwaukee investment executive Andy Ziegler and $75,000 from Milwaukee philanthropist and entrepreneur Mike Cudahy as well as contributions of up to $150,000 from Milwaukee area businesses. News emerged Friday of multimillion-dollar contributions from Diane Hendricks of ABC Supply Co.

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  14. Trump now leads 2016 Republican field 2 to 1; Christie tied for 7thRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | NJ.com

    TRENTON - Businessman Donald Trump has doubled his supporters in the last three weeks, surging ahead of the GOP 2016 pack in a new national poll of Republican and right-leaning voters that also showed Gov. Chris Christie also doubling his numbers and now tied for seventh place. A new Monmouth University Poll of Republican voters show Trump, who owns three New Jersey golf courses and used to own three New Jersey casinos, now has a 2-to-1 advantage over his closest rivals, former Gov. Jeb Bush of Florida and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

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  15. GOP Might Actually Start Worrying About Trump After Seeing Latest National PollRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    A new poll released Monday shows Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump growing increasingly popular among Republicans and Republican-leaning voters. The survey from Monmouth University in New Jersey found that 26 percent of Republican voters said they support Trump in the primary, putting him at a "2-to-1 advantage over his nearest rivals," former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker.

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  16. Scott Walker Agreed to Take Picture With Guy Holding 'Walker 4...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | TheBlaze.com

    Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican presidential candidate, was meeting with potential voters in New Hampshire on Monday when he was tricked into taking an embarrassing photo. Walker initially agreed to take a photo with a man holding a "Walker 4 President" sign - but he didn't realize there was a message hidden on the other side.

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  17. Scott Walker Accidentally Poseswith Giant Check from - Koch Brothers'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Lucianne.com

    Oh, you thought the anti-Scott Walker trolling couldn't get any worse than signs that accused him of sniffing his own poop? Today in New Hampshire, the Wisconsin governor and GOP presidential candidate inadvertently found himself posing with a $900 million check made out to him and signed by the Koch brothers. The memo? "Presidency."

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  18. If Nixon had email, he'd have been just like Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hill

    ... like China are already hacking the U.S.? It's true that Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and others have used private email addresses, but only Clinton has been found to store classified data on a private server. In terms of ...

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  19. Donald Trump Continues To Expand His Lead In Latest Republican PollRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Outside the Beltway

    ... easily topping his competitors. The next-closest candidates - former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker - are at 12 percent and 11 percent, respectively. Both the new Monmouth survey and an average of the five most recent ...

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  20. Donald Trump is now leading with women and young people, GOP in desperation modeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    ... governor of Florida, Jeb Bush, who was polling with only 12 percent, 14 points behind Trump. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker lands in third with 11 percent of the vote, as Sen. Ted Cruz and Mike Huckabee round out the top five with six percent each. ...

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