Scott Walker: A Just-the-Facts, Pre-Debate Look at His Stands on the Issues

by Grandma Kinne – With a dizzying 17 clowns now in the race car for the Republican presidential nomination—and with the first debate only a day away—it seems like a good time to take an in-depth look at the top-ten candidates and their current stands on the issues. This is a just-the-facts review. Today…Scott Walker. The current governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker is a hard-core Republican who’s been involved with state politics for more than 22 years. He is a minister’s son and a born-again evangelical. Walker rose to national prominence because of his controversial efforts to reform Wisconsin laws affecting public unions’ collective bargaining rights. That battle led to a recall election, which he won, and he was subsequently elected to a second term in 2014. He is credited with disempowering Wisconsin’s public unions and making it a right-to-work state. Walker’s candidacy has been somewhat controversial, in part, because he...

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