articles tagged "Governor Scott Walker"

Top 10 Scott Walker E-Mail Revelations

Tuesday, 25 February 2014 | buzz
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Ruth Coniff of the Progressive joins the Monday Buzz with the top 10 revelations from the Scott Walker campaign e-mails from the John Doe investigation. more »

Governor Walker Reverses Course on Money for Disabled Workers

Tuesday, 8 October 2013 | buzz
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As any high-speed rail enthusiast will tell you, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker holds a legendary disdain for federal funding. Recently, however, the governor has reversed course one such federal funding stream: aid for vocational training and rehabilitation for disabled workers. Last month, Walker announced that he would support SB 274, a bill introduced into the State Senate by Democrat Jennifer Schilling. SB 274 would increase state spending on the disabled by three point nine million dollars to leverage an additional fourteen million dollars in federal funding. Tegan Wendland from the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism joined host Brian Standing on October 7, 2013 with the latest on the governor’s turnaround. more »

Trouble at the State Capitol

Thursday, 28 February 2013 | A Public Affair
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On Thursday February 28th, host Allen Ruff interviewed journalist Ruth Conniff about happenings at the State Capitol. Conniff is the Political Editor of the Progressive Magazine more »

Journey To Becoming An Activist

Thursday, 28 February 2013 | buzz
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Jenna Pope, activist and photojournalist, joined the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Thursday, February 28, 2013, to talk about her journey as an activist. She was first motivated to go to a rally soon after Scott Walker’s election. Her mother and sister are teachers and the attacks on teachers and other public workers inspired her to participate. Listen to the entire interview below: more »

Governor Walker’s State Budget

Tuesday, 19 February 2013 | A Public Affair
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On Tuesday February 19th, Norm Stockwell spoke with a distinguished panel of guests regarding Governor Scott Walker’s proposed state budget. The panel included journalist Rebecca Kemble from The Progressive Magazine, Mike McCabe from the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, Jon Peacock from the Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, and Robert Craig from Citizen Action Wisconsin. more »

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