Gov. Scott Walker

Gov. Walker has become the first potential 2016 presidential candidate to open an office in Iowa, which will hold its GOP caucuses early next year.

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Two polls out in the past week showed good news for Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s possible Presidential run.

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Gov. Walker said Thursday that he's willing to add more money in the next state budget for the UW System, public schools and transportation, according to the Associated Press.

His caveat is that the state must still lowers property taxes.

Under the 2015-2017 plan he submitted to the Legislature Tuesday night, property taxes would drop $10 on the average home.

Walker Releases Excerpts from Budget Address

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When Gov. Walker unveils his proposed 2015-2017 budget for Wisconsin Tuesday evening, he says it will contain plans to lower property taxes each year.

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Gov. Walker delivers his new, two-year spending plan to the Legislature Tuesday, and some analysts say the document will reflect Walker's attempts to appeal to multiple constituencies.

There is not a lot of love between the U.S. labor movement and those on the long list of potential 2016 Republican presidential hopefuls. But there is one name among the GOP prospects that labor truly despises — and fears. He is Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, who weakened unions in his own state and appears ready to make his battles with labor a centerpiece of a bid for the White House.

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Gov. Walker said several times, after calling for deep funding cuts in the UW System in exchange for autonomy, that faculty might need to work more.

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It’s been a busy week for big announcements by lawmakers.

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Gov. Walker says he’s giving university leaders what they’ve wanted for years.

In a highly anticipated announcement Tuesday, Gov. Walker proposed using a jock tax to help build a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks.

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Gov. Scott Walker's campaign revealed to the Washington Post that he has formed an exploratory group - step one toward entering the 2016 race.

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker met potential supporters in Iowa over the weekend, where he participated in a couple high-profile political events.

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Gov. Scott Walker seems to be wading in deeper toward a possible bid for the White House in 2016.

Gov. Walker is revealing a few items he will include in his two-year budget for Wisconsin. He will release the full document on Feb. 3.

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The 2016 Presidential election is still more than 20 months away, but the list of would-be contenders for the major parties’ nominations is growing.

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