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July 24

Scott Walker says public has no right to records on three key issues - MJS

Related: Video

Assembly speaker asked for open records changes - WSJ

Wisconsin Senate leader’s inbox flooded with emails about public records changes - CT

DNR wants to expand projects that don’t require analysis - WSJ

UW colleges’ top priority: Education despite cuts - Wausau Daily Herald

At ALEC meeting in California, Scott Walker touts Wisconsin laws - MJS

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker criticizes Iran nuclear deal - WSJ

Iowa conservatives see plenty to like in Scott Walker - Wisconsin Public Radio

Push to lift minimum wage is now serious business - NYT

R.J. Johnson, other John Doe targets go on the record to slam probe - WSJ

July 23

GOP’s Walker headlines conservative gathering in San Diego - WSJ

Gov. Walker shuns Trump’s primary attention - WSJ

Related: Quinnipiac Poll

Scott Walker gets $10,000 each from Roy Reiman; We Energies and Northwestern Mutual PACs - MBJ

Updated: Ron Johnson downplays Rubio donations, says he’ll back Walker - MJS

Scott Walker again toys with Marco Rubio for veep pick - Politico

Related: Video

Scott Walker, first Alec president? Long ties to controversial lobby raise concern - The Guardian

Records show Robin Vos asked for public records changes - WSJ

Agency gave loan to entrepreneur in case with ‘earmarks of fraud’ - MJS

Top DNR wildlife biologist leaves for new job - WSJ

New CWD report gives hunters food for thought - MJS

Overpasses: A love story - Politico

July 22

Groups raise $32M for Scott Walker - WSJ

Groups raise $32M to support Gov. Walker’s presidential run - WSJ

Scott Walker campaign manager: Iowa isn’t a must-win; Walker is running for president as ‘a uniter’ - WSJ

Gov. Walker issues order to arm Wisconsin National Guard - WSJ

Scott Walker issues executive order to arm Wisconsin National Guard members - MJS

Scott Walker to allow National Guard to carry weapons on duty - WSJ

Related: Executive Order #168

Assembly sets Milwaukee arena vote for July 28, but what about the ticket surcharge? - MBJ

Related: 2015 Senate Bill 209

UW Colleges to cut 83 jobs, consolidate campus administration - WSJ

Tia Nelson resigns from board that banned global warming discussions - MJS

Months after climate change gag order, Earth Day founder’s daughter moves on - WSJ

Tia Nelson steps down from public lands board that banned climate change discussion - CT

After heated Assembly debate, Wisconsin Republican demands apology from Barca, Vos - CT

Troubled firm that received state loan now under criminal scrutiny - MJS

WEDC seeks records on De Pere businesses’ unpaid loans - GBPG

Back home, Walker’s economic development agency in disarray - WSJ

Wisconsin 31st in yearly job growth in June, preliminary estimates show - CT

GAB head suggests greater transparency for agency - Wisconsin Public Radio

July 21

GOP presidential hopeful Walker signs abortion ban bill - WSJ

Scott Walker signs 20-week abortion ban - WSJ

Scott Walker signs Wisconsin abortion bill - Politico

Scott Walker signs 20-week abortion ban, trooper pay raise - MJS

Related: 2015 Senate Bill 179 and Senate Bill 205

Following a tide of criticism, Assembly GOP leaders ask Democrats to return Planned Parenthood donations - CT

Scott Walker: Dismantle independent elections and ethics board - WSJ

Walker calls for dismantling of state elections board - WSJ

Scott Walker calls for scrapping GAB after lawmakers urge reform - CT

Scott Walker proposes shutting Wisconsin ethics board - NYT

Scott Walker calls for legal steps to recover bad state loans - MJS

Scott Walker: State should pursue ‘any means necessary’ to recover bad loan - WSJ

Wisconsin economic agency’s board OKs operational review - ON

Assembly leaders schedule vote next week on Milwaukee arena - MJS

Wisconsin dairy farmers push for immigration reform - MJS

Scott Walker’s poll position in Iowa improves - WSJ

Related: Poll and Video

Group supporting Scott Walker raises $20 million - MJS

Another ‘Super Pac’ raises funds for Scott Walker - NYT

Groups supporting Scott Walker have raised $26 million - WaPo

Walker shows characteristic discipline on campaign trail in Iowa - Wisconsin Public Radio

Following Scott Walker: A timeline of the governor’s out-of-state trips - CT

Under Scott Walker, Wisconsin has prospered – keep that in mind for 2016 - Forbes

Joe Donald raises $100,000 in early stages of Supreme Court race - MJS

July 20

Scott Walker winds down whirlwind week with Iowa Winnebago tour - WSJ

Related: Polling Data

Poll tracker: Potential Republican presidential candidates - WSJ

In wake of shootings, Scott Walker calls for armed service members - MJS

Scott Walker tells Iowans that faith carried him through Act 10 protests - WSJ

Scott Walker will try to explain Wisconsin’s job picture to GOP voters, Rebecca Kleefisch says - CT

Scott Walker seizes moment on attacking Planned Parenthood - CT

Return to Plainfield highlights promise, pitfalls of Scott Walker campaign - WSJ

Now on national stage, Scott Walker is still a guy from Delavan - National Public Radio

If elected, Walker plans reversal of Obama’s course - Des Moines Register

Walker’s Iran view shaped by friendship with ex-US hostage - WSJ

Republican Scott Walker brushes up on U.S. foreign policy - Reuters

Scott Walker visits Iowa hometown, gets earful on immigration stance - MJS

Scott Walker tells undocumented worker that immigrants must follow the law - WaPo

Scott Walker: Americans want action in Washington, more bipartisanship - WaPo

Scott Walker on whether being gay is a choice: ‘I don’t know the answer to that question’ - WaPo

Related: Video

Scott Walker, GOP rivals rip Donald Trump for questioning John McCain’s heroism - MJS

Final state budget brings modest changes for Madison, Dane County - WSJ

Uncertainty, concern over future of tenure draw national attention to UW System - WSJ

Taxpayers covered $340,000 for security during right-to-work debates - MJS

WIAA on home school sports law: ‘It’s just confusing’ - MJS

Wisconsin court ruling may reshape state political landscape - WSJ

John Doe ruling fuels call to punish prosecutors - WSJ

Timeline: John Doe II investigation - WSJ