Articles from February, 2013

Fact checking Gov. Scott Walker's budget address and Democratic attacks

After -- even during -- Gov. Scott Walker's 2013 budget address, Democrats tried to poke holes in his rosy picture of the state's finances and economy. We get behind the back-and-forth by reviewing Truth-O-Meter rulings and other sources.

By Dave Umhoefer :: Published on Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.

In Context: Gov. Scott Walker's "from dependence to independence" speech

When Gov. Scott Walker proposed reforming Medicaid, food stamps and unemployment compensation, all in one speech, the howls from the left were sharp. But what did Walker, who increasingly is viewed as a presidential candidate in 2016, actually say? We explore with our In Context feature.

By Tom Kertscher :: Published on Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 9:00 a.m.

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