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June 26

High court protects health insurance subsidies for 166,000 Wisconsin residents - WSJ

Reaction to health care ruling breaks along party lines - WSJ

Wisconsin officials react along party lines to Affordable Care Act decision - CT

Obamacare decision 'ideal course of events' for Scott Walker - CT

Health care community applauds court's decision preserving subsidies - MJS

Wisconsin leaders offer mixed reaction to U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare - MBJ

Lawmaker: Walker says he needs Democratic votes on arena deal - MJS

WEDC backed firm after learning state money was for luxury car debts - MJS

Gableman asks fellow justices to reconsider former Walker aide's case - MJS

Justice wants to reconsider decision not to hear appeal of ex-Walker aide's conviction - WSJ

WI governor Walker to announce presidential decision week of July 13: Fox News - Reuters

June 25

Scott Walker, GOP leaders disagree on budget prospects - MJS

Walker expects framework of budget deal soon - WSJ

Gov. Walker reaches out to GOP senators on Milwaukee arena funding plan - MBJ

Gov. Walker optimistic on negotiating Zoo Interchange, road-building deal - MBJ

Fitzgerald on state budget: Zoo Interchange a priority, arena funding still at an impasse - MBJ

Head of targeted DNR science bureau departing - WSJ

As Democrats seek resignation of WEDC head, Scott Walker insists jobs agency 'didn't cut corners' - WSJ

Wisconsin Democrats call for WEDC head to resign - CT

Scott Walker, Democrats at odds over call for WEDC chief to resign - CT

Gov. Walker to end decades-old waiting period for handguns - WSJ

Scott Walker expands gun rights, says S.C. governor asked him not to comment on flag - WSJ

Scott Walker signs gun bills, explains sidestepping confederate flag - MJS

Scott Walker signs two bills expanding gun rights in Wisconsin - CT

Governor signs Wanggaard-authored legislation over opponents' safety concerns - RJT

Walker says Obama, federal government must fix subsidies - WSJ

Walker: Obama can't pass buck on health insurance - CNN

Obamacare dilemma for GOP govs running for president - Politico

GOP almost set for '16, with only 3 governors left to get in - WSJ

Ohio Senate passes bill banning abortion after 20 weeks - Reuters

June 24

GOP senator says goal remains to finish budget by July 1 - WSJ

How unusual is a budget delay under one-party rule in Wisconsin? - CT

Plan calls for no across-the-board raises for state workers - MJS

Panel OKs new state trooper raises, no increases for others - WSJ

Wisconsin lags Midwest: Job growth state rankings - WSJ

Wisconsin falls to 33rd in 12-month job growth, May estimates show - CT

Scott Walker to sign bills expanding gun rights in Wisconsin - MJS

Scott Walker to sign legislation expanding gun rights in Wisconsin - WaPo

Fitzgerald: Scott Walker would sign abortion bill without exemptions - MJS

Wanggaard says legislation would strengthen laws on ignition interlock devices - RJT

Chris Kapenga wins special Senate primary in Waukesha County - MJS

Scott Walker calls for tougher stance with China - MJS

Walker ensnared by WI budget, sports arena fight as White House run beckons - Bloomberg

Scott Walker, set for a bigger stage, faces G.O.P. revolt in Wisconsin - NYT

Scott Walker's latest crusade will hurt conservatives like us - Politico

Scott Walker: Equal pay supporters "pit one group of Americans versus another" - Vox

June 23

Majority of Assembly GOP sign letter bucking Scott Walker on roads - MJS

Majority of Assembly Republicans push for equal road cuts - WSJ

Out-state Republicans ask leaders not to exclude Zoo Interchange from transportation cuts - CT

Local lawmakers skeptical of Bucks arena plan - GBPG

State patrol troopers get 3% raises in proposed contract - MJS

New trooper contract calls for 3 percent raises - WSJ

Internal review spurs Democrats' calls for investigation of Scott Walker's WEDC - CT

Scott Walker to give donation money from supremacist to charity - MJS

Scott Walker to give away contributions from leader of white supremacist group - WSJ

Walker says he supports call to remove Confederate flag from South Carolina capitol - CT

Inside Scott Walker's $20 million push to lay groundwork for presidential run - WaPo

Does Scott Walker have what it takes to win in 2016? - Roll Call

Grading the Common Core: No teaching experience required - NYT

June 22

Stalled budget talks fuel concern over 11th hour additions - MJS

Republican lawmakers spar publicly as budget deadline nears - WSJ

Milwaukee Democrats demand invitation to Milwaukee Bucks arena discussions - WSJ

Milwaukee Democrats say they're ready to negotiate on arena deal with Republican leaders- MBJ

State Senate Democrats want seat at the table for arena talks - BizTimes.com

Will state's slow job growth hurt Scott Walker's presidential bid? - MJS

Will Scott Walker run for president without a signed budget? - CT

Wisconsin budget negotiations draw Republican bickering, Trump jokes - WSJ

Scott Walker courts conservative Christians, but some question the depth of his commitment - WSJ

Scott Walker changes timing on 2016 announcement - MJS

Scott Walker launches fundraising blitz ahead of likely run - WSJ

Scott Walker denounces Charleston slayings, sidesteps flag debate - MJS

Leading in the polls, Scott Walker waits - The Hill

Scott Walker unveils new Web site as he stockpiles money for likely presidential bid - WaPo

Scott Walker on why he's considering running for president - CBS News

Analyst: Walker is front runner - WISN

WEDC made 27 awards totaling $124.4 million without proper review - WSJ

State jobs agency gave loans, credits to firms without financial review - MJS

States take few steps to fill gap if Supreme Court blocks health subsidies - NYT

Wisconsin lawmaker, right-to-life champion, leads push on U.S. Constitution - MJS

Joanne Kloppenburg says she will run for Supreme Court in 2016 - MJS

Joanne Kloppenburg announces run for Wisconsin Supreme Court - WSJ