Wisconsin governor Scott Walker announces his bid for US president, by tweeting 'I'm in' and releasing a video. [...]
Republican presidential nomination: Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Chris Christie and Paul Ryan. All of them have potentially large constituencies within the party and would be formidable contenders. Nor should the potential of Ted Cruz be dismissed. There is also a case to be made that 2012 holdover Rick Santorum is being underestimated just as he was last time. But why have we forgotten about Scott Walker? [...]
I hardly think so. As a matter of personal feelings, it might just be the turning point that brings democracy back into focus for this country!
Here's a guy that was interviewed by CNN that actually thinks Scott Walker winning his recall election was the end of democracy for The United States and especially for Wisconsin...Are the public schools up there really that poor? (more…) [...]
Scott Walker and Tom Barrett debate during the recall campaign in 2012
Yesterday, the state of Wisconsin held a "recall" election which included the Governor, the Lieutenant Governor, and 4 state Senate seats.
The results have sent more than a few shockwaves through the left wing political communities and caused some media outlets (N.Y. Times comes to mind immediately) to twist their headlines and stories into something which only shows their unwillingness to actually be fair and open-mind [...]