scott walker files
the Scott Walker Failure Files

the Scott Walker Failure Files

An Archive of Gov. Scott Walker's Cronyism, Corruption and Incompetence



Scott Fitzgerald said he will ask for an extraordinary session after the November election to consider a $100 million incentive package for Kimberly-Clark.
One Wisconsin Now
10/02/2018
Walker has spent $934,000 in taxpayer-funded flights between September 2015 ... and July of this year, records obtained by One Wisconsin Now show.
Associated Press
10/02/2018
Scott Walker wants to write another election-year check for corporate welfare instead of investing Wisconsin tax dollars into Wisconsin.
One Wisconsin Now
10/01/2018

Scott Walker and Brad Schimel want to put a man who committed sexual assault on the United States Supreme Court for the next 30 years.
One Wisconsin Now
09/28/2018
The courageous testimony of Dr. Christine Blasey Ford today stands in contrast with the behavior of Scott Walker in regard to the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.
One Wisconsin Now
09/27/2018
The choice for Scott Walker and Brad Schimel is simple: denounce Donald Trump immediately and unequivocally, or join him as unfit to serve in public office.
One Wisconsin Now
09/21/2018

Scott Walker Scheme to Use State Airplane to Film Campaign Ad Similar to Incident in Which Former GOP Governor McCallum Was Investigated by Ethics Board.
One Wisconsin Now
09/20/2018
Trailing in the polls and desperate to continue his quarter century political career, Scott Walker is “getting back to basics.”
One Wisconsin Now
09/19/2018
Statements on the latest Marquette Law School Poll that says Tony Evers is ahead of Scott Walker and that Walker’s approval numbers are underwater.
One Wisconsin Now
09/18/2018

Scot Walker’s track record of policy decisions in Wisconsin shows a candidate who often actively pursues stances that would undermine racial and social justice.
Scot Ross
09/17/2018
Gov. Scott Walker was quick to publicly praise Donald Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court.
One Wisconsin Now
09/17/2018
One Wisconsin Now recently said that Kimberly-Clark is pressuring the state for tax incentives, even though it pays virtually no income taxes to Wisconsin.
Bloomberg
09/17/2018

Kimberly-Clark has had $1 in Wisconsin state net tax burden the last four years available. Now Gov. Walker is calling for the passage of a giveaway.
One Wisconsin Now
09/14/2018
John Nygren has been seeking information about a program in Connecticut that helps borrowers there refinance their student loans at lower interest rates.
One Wisconsin Now
09/13/2018
The Betsy DeVos Department of Education and the Scott Walker administration are moving to make the student loan debt system problems worse, not better.
Analiese Eicher
09/13/2018

His new motto is ‘I fly, you buy’ and our research and ad shows Scott Walker is not the same guy he’s been trying to sell to Wisconsin.
One Wisconsin Now
09/12/2018
Analiese Eicher from One Wisconsin Now, a left-leaning think-tank, said the tax credit will not be enough to help borrowers with their monthly payments.
Badger Herald
09/12/2018
With this new evidence we’ve also exposed his lying and scheming to avoid his obligation to pay the state back for his improper use of the state plane.
One Wisconsin Now
09/11/2018

One Wisconsin Now recently reported on Walker’s taxpayer-funded airplane travel since September 2015 when he dropped out of the presidential race.
Wisconsin State Journal
09/10/2018
Scot Ross joined Joy Reid to discuss Wisconsin's 2018 gubernatorial race where public education advocate Tony Evers faces Scott Walker.
MSNBC
09/09/2018
Information obtained today by One Wisconsin Now shows the Governor’s office intentionally scheduled an event at Nicolet Technical College on July 17.
One Wisconsin Now
09/07/2018

Scott Walker should spend some time reflecting on how his policies have led Wisconsin to be ranked the worst state for black Americans.
One Wisconsin Now
09/06/2018
One Wisconsin Now has found the frequently flying Governor’s air travels to promote the Foxconn deal are adding over $56,000 to the taxpayer tab.
One Wisconsin Now
09/06/2018
One Wisconsin Now indicated Walker used $2,017 in state funds to fly to Rhinelander on July 17, the day he filmed a new ad for his gubernatorial... campaign.
Daily Cardinal
09/05/2018

A review of Scott Walker’s serial misuse of state airplanes has revealed he used a state plane to fly to the Green Bay area prior to a special election.
One Wisconsin Now
09/05/2018
The Democratic Party of Wisconsin has released a new video entitled “We All Pay for Scott Walker’s Ambitions.”
Democratic Party of Wisconsin
09/04/2018
One Wisconsin Now argued Walker misused taxpayer dollars by using a state plane for an official visit to Rhinelander before filming a campaign commercial.
Capital Times
09/04/2018

Officials with the liberal group One Wisconsin Now say they have proof of allegations of misuse and abuse of taxpayer resources against Governor Scott Walker.
WITI-TV
09/04/2018
The group One Wisconsin Now is asking the state Ethics Board and the Dane County District Attorney to see whether Governor Scott Walker violated state laws.
WXPR-FM
09/04/2018
One Wisconsin Now said state taxpayers paid $2,017 to fly Walker in a state plane from Madison to Rhinelander on July 17.
WAOW-TV
09/04/2018

Scott Walker used a state plane, at a cost to taxpayers of $2,017.66, to fly from Madison to Rhinelander to film a television ad for his re-election campaign.
One Wisconsin Now
09/04/2018
One Wisconsin Now announced open records reveal Scott Walker recently used state resources for traveling to film a campaign ad for his re-election bid.
Melissa Sargent
09/01/2018
State flight records uncovered by One Wisconsin Now have added even more fuel to the controversy surrounding Scott Walker’s Three Lakes campaign ad.
Democratic Party of Wisconsin
08/31/2018

State flight records obtained by One Wisconsin Now show that on July 17 Walker flew to Rhinelander on a state plane at a cost of $2,017.66.
One Wisconsin Now
08/31/2018
When VP Mike Pence jets to Wisconsin today on Air Force 2 to raise campaign cash, he’ll be greeted at the airport by frequent flyer Gov. Scott Walker.
One Wisconsin Now
08/30/2018
Records show the state’s first flier has more than doubled the tab for air travel between 2011 and 2017, starting at $155,548 and exploding to $326,705.
One Wisconsin Now
08/29/2018

Walker’s strategy is clear, Ross charges: “Instead of running on his record, he’s running on what he didn’t do.”
Urban Milwaukee
08/28/2018
Records Show Scott Walker Has Spent $33,000 Using the State Plane for Foxconn-Related Flying Days.
One Wisconsin Now
08/28/2018
Another Scott Walker Election Year publicity ploy for veterans is undermined by his record supporting the for-profit “college” industry.
One Wisconsin Now
08/24/2018

After extensive investigation of the use of state airplanes by Gov. Scott Walker, it seems his attitude toward Wisconsin taxpayers is, “I’ll fly, you buy.”
Urban Milwaukee
08/23/2018
One Wisconsin Now hit Walker earlier this week for his ridiculous habit of spending gobs of state money to take private flights to private campaign events.
DailyKos
08/23/2018
One Wisconsin Now has produced a mind-blowing report on Walkers’ extensive use of the state airplane after his failed Presidential run.
DailyKos
08/23/2018

"Charles Franklin has proven if you poll Scott Walker supporters, Scott Walker will do okay."
One Wisconsin Now
08/22/2018
"If you poll Scott Walker supporters, Scott Walker will do OK," liberal activist Scot Ross, head of the group One Wisconsin Now, said in a statement.
Associated Press
08/22/2018
We urge you to rescind the “Openness” award you gave to Gov. Walker earlier this year.
Urban Milwaukee
08/22/2018

About 41 percent of the flights Walker took between September 2015 ... and April 2018 covered distances of less than 100 miles.
Wisconsin State Journal
08/21/2018
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker spent over $800,000 in taxpayer dollars for air travel over a period of two and a half years.
Courthouse News Service
08/21/2018
One Wisconsin Now is knocking Gov. Scott Walker for his “misuse and abuse” of taxpayer-funded flights on the state plane.
WisPolitics
08/21/2018