Scott Walker's file

Walker

Republican from Wisconsin

Scott Walker, a Republican, was elected governor of Wisconsin in November 2010. He was recalled in 2012 after igniting controversy with a bill curtailing public-employee union collective-bargaining rights. He survived the recall election, defeating Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett.  He won re-election to a four-year term in November 2014 and was a 2016 presidential candidate before dropping out in September of 2015. Walker is a former Milwaukee County executive and former member of the state Assembly.

Walker's statements by ruling

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  • Mostly True38 (%)(38)
  • Half True31 (%)(31)
  • Mostly False26 (%)(26)
  • False41 (%)(41)
  • Pants on Fire10 (%)(10)

Scott Walker's website

Recent statements involving Scott Walker

Recent stories featuring Scott Walker

Scott on the Walk-O-Meter

Gov. Scott Walker's annual State of the State address is a good timeto review his progress on campaign promises.

High Five: Our most-clicked items from December

A look at our most-clicked items from December, including an oldie but a goodie.

Most checked in 2015: Scott Walker

Reviewing the five most-clicked 2015 fact checks of the politician we fact checked most in 2015.

Five years, 1,000 factchecks

A look back at our 1,000 items shows a period of sweeping political change in Wisconsin -- and offers a glimpse at the future

Claims that we've heard again...and again

In honor of National Recycling Week, we look at oft-repeated claims.