Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
Mary Burke and Gov. Scott Walker shook hands before their final debate on Oct. 17, 2014. JS Photo Michael Sears

Mary Burke, Scott Walker rely on old favorites in final debate

Their first meeting featured a lot of tried and True, but Friday’s second debate between Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Mary Burke bent more towards tried and False.

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Law on hold; future uncertain


Actually a net gain of jobs on her watch

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Republican Governors Association

Mary "Burke’s record: 130,000 fewer jobs."

Mostly False

Data incomplete; many factors involved

Identify $300 million in waste, fraud and abuse in state budget and eliminate it