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Scott Walker supporters throw Rick Wiley under the Winnebago

Scott Walker supporters throw Rick Wiley under the Winnebago

Rick Wiley, Scott Walker’s 2016 presidential campaign manager, was trashed by Walker supporters this week for disloyalty after he spoke out about the failed effort.

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How Scott Walker Has Been Spending His Days

It’s been two weeks and two days since Scott Walker suspended his presidential campaign, and the former GOP contender – who was once leading the polls in Iowa and gaining early support from the likes of the Koch brothers – is settling back into his day job as governor of Wisconsin.

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Scott Walker asks Senate Republicans for more road borrowing

Traffic along Madison’s Beltline, Highway 12-18, backs up (right lane) at the Verona Road interchange. It is among five major highway projects that the Department of Transportation announced would be delayed. Work would continue but at a slower pace.

Scott Walker, Legislature altering Wisconsin’s way of protecting natural resources

Scott Walker, Legislature altering Wisconsin’s way of protecting natural resources

Camp Randall Rowing Club members clear clots of weeds around their Brittingham Boathouse pier on Monona Bay in Madison last week. Among the changes in state natural resources policy since 2011 is an effort to extend deadlines in a 2010 DNR rule for reducing nutrient pollution of lakes. Businesses say costs are too high and options for controlling farm runoff may be impractical.

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Scott Walker’s presidential race exit might propel conservative agenda

Gov. Scott Walker’s quick exit from the presidential race and return to the state might help propel conservative legislation the Senate and Assembly will take up this fall. Here, Walker speaks Monday during an awards ceremony honoring State Patrol Trooper Treveor Casper, who was killed in a shootout with a bank robber.