State parks claim oversold
Says Gov. Scott Walker’s proposed budget "would sell off Wisconsin’s state parks."
Bill has no audit requirements
A bill backed by Sean Duffy and other House Republicans "could actually require the Internal Revenue Service to conduct audits of rape victims" who get an abortion.
After our reporting, party dropped claim from web site
Says Gov. Scott Walker dropped out or was kicked out of college short of a degree "not long after" he was "kicked out of student elections at Marquette University."
Short by nearly 70,000
Says "over 1 million signatures" were submitted in attempt to recall Gov. Scott Walker.
Nope. State constitution still in effect
Gov. Scott Walker received a $7,300 pay raise.
Maybe soon, but not at this point in the process
Says Wisconsin state Sen. Randy Hopper, R-Fond du Lac, has already been recalled.
Based on old, questionable statistics
The five states that outlaw collective bargaining for teachers all rank below 44th in the nation in test scores, while Wisconsin ranks 2nd.
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