The final recall debate between Republican Gov. Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Tom Barrett covered some familiar ground. Here's a round up of some of the repeat claims and how we rated them the first time they came around.
By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Thursday, May 31st, 2012 at 11:27 p.m.
The partisan passion on both sides of Wisconsin’s gubernatorial recall as taken a toll on truth-telling. We take a look at recent ratings, as the June 5 election approaches.
By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 at 9:51 a.m.
In our fourth "Behind the Rhetoric" article, we look at how school districts are situated for the coming academic year after the cuts made in the state budget.
By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 at 8:00 p.m.
Both sides say the other is relying on out-of-state contributions in the 2012 gubernatorial recall. We dig into the numbers in the third in our series of background stories on key questions in the race.
By Tom Kertscher :: Published on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
In the second of our-pre-recall backgrounders, we look at the WEA Trust and health care costs for school districts.
By Tom Kertscher :: Published on Monday, May 21st, 2012 at 5:25 p.m.
Education funding is a major battleground in the 2012 Wisconsin gubernatorial recall election. We take an in-depth tour of Milwaukee-area school districts to see how they fared under Gov. Scott Walker's budget cuts and the limits he put on collective bargaining.
By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Saturday, May 19th, 2012 at 6:00 p.m.
Gov. Scott Walker's view on extending right-to-work laws to private sector unions in Wisconsin has emerged as a major issue in the June 5 gubernatorial recall election. Here's a quick look at right-to-work's impact in other states, based on Truth-O-Meter rulings past.
By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Friday, May 11th, 2012 at 8:54 p.m.
Democrats and their recall allies decry the law that has helped Gov. Scott Walker out-raise his opponents combined by $11 million dollars without regard to normal campaign contribution limits. We take a look at how the provision came about. The answers may surprise you.
By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Monday, May 7th, 2012 at 6:00 a.m.
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