Scott Walker AIR Tag Archive

  • Scott Walker Slammed for Tweet Mocking AOC’s Expensive Haircut When He Spent Thousands on Flights

    One Wisconsin Now, a left-leaning non-profit in the state, conducted the investigation into state records that found this information.

    Newsweek, 10/13/2019
  • Records: Evers Using State Planes Less Than Walker

    During the 2018 campaign, opponents focused on Walker’s plane use, including the number of flights that were 50 miles or less.

    WisPolitics, 08/13/2019
  • Wisconsin Nice Beats the Politics of Hate and the Scott Walker Money Machine

    The advocacy group One Wisconsin Now highlighted Walker's extensive use of airplanes to travel to events all over the state costing taxpayers $818,000.

    Center for Media and Democracy, 11/07/2018
  • Mamma Mia! Those Are Some Big Contributions

    In September 2018 Scott Walker charged Wisconsin taxpayers over $6,500 to fly from Madison to Milwaukee to Omaha, Nebraska and back to Madison.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/05/2018
  • Scott Walker Breaks the Law, Again, Campaigning While Flying on Taxpayer Dime

    New flight records released late Friday by Scott Walker to One Wisconsin Now reveal Walker again broke the law with his use of the state airplane.

    One Wisconsin Now, 11/02/2018
  • Will Brad Schimel Dress Up Like Scott Walker for Halloween?

    One Wisconsin Now Executive Director Scot Ross suggested Attorney General Brad Schimel could dress up as Scott Walker for Halloween.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/26/2018
  • Three Months and Four Days Later, Still No Reimbursement or Remorse From Scott Walker for Illegal Usage of State Plane

    In July 2018 Scott Walker broke the state law prohibiting politicians from using taxpayer resources to benefit their campaigns.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/22/2018
  • Gubernatorial Debate Question: Will Scott Walker Fly There?

    The beltline in Madison can be tough commute and Scott Walker has shown time and again he has no shame when it comes to taking to the air at taxpayer expense.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/19/2018
  • ‘Scott-holes’ Campaign Counters Walker’s Ads at the Gas Pump

    Terry McGowan, president of Local 139, referred to a report from the liberal group One Wisconsin Now that found Walker had spent more than $800,000 on flights.

    Daily Reporter, 10/17/2018
  • Democratic Candidates “Road Trip” Mocks Walkers Plane Use

    Walker’s use of the state plane has been criticized by since One Wisconsin Now released reports revealing what they called his “misuse” of the state plane.

    WKOW-TV, 10/03/2018
  • Scott Walker’s Brief Presidential Campaign Followed by Even Shorter Taxpayer-Funded Flights

    Among the most egregious examples of Gov. Scott Walker’s “misuse and abuse” of the taxpayer-funded state plane are ridiculously short flights he took.

    One Wisconsin Now, 10/02/2018
  • Evers, Barnes Mock Walker’s Flights During Livestream

    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 Scheme to Use State Airplane to Film Campaign Ad Similar to Incident in Which Former GOP Governor McCallum Was Investigated by Wisconsin Ethics Board

    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
  • Ad Targets Scott Walker’s Serial Misuse and Abuse of Taxpayer-Funded State Planes

    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
  • Smoking Gun Evidence Exposes Gov. Scott Walker Lying About Scheme to Use State Plane to Fly For Campaign TV Ad Shoot

    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
  • Scott Walker Took 127 More Flights Last Year Than Scrutinized New York Governor

    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
  • New Evidence Shows Gov. Scott Walker’s Excuse for Using State Plane to Film Campaign Ad Doesn’t Fly

    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
  • Gov. Scott Walker’s Foxconn Effect Includes $56,000 in Taxpayer-Funded ‘Walker Air’ Fly Arounds

    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
  • Madison Democrats Seek Investigation Into Walker’s Travel Expenses

    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
  • Scott Walker Flew to Green Bay TV Market Six Straight Days Before Green Bay Area State Senate Special Election

    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
  • DPW Blasts Scott Walker for Illegal State Plane Use in New Video

    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
  • Liberal Group Continues to Attack Scott Walker on State Plane Use

    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
  • ‘He Charged Taxpayers:’ Liberal Group Demands Criminal Investigation Into Gov. Walker’s Use of State Plane

    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
  • Gov. Walker’s Trip To the Northwoods Causes Conflict

    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
  • Walker Campaign: No Wrongdoing in State-funded Flight to Rhinelander

    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
  • One Wisconsin Now Requests Ethics, Criminal Investigation of Gov. Scott Walker’s Use of State Airplane

    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
  • Rep. Sargent: Statement on Reports Gov. Walker Misused Taxpayer Dollars

    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
  • Scott Walker Used Taxpayer Money to Fly to Film Controversial Three Lakes Campaign Ad

    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
  • Scott Walker Charged Taxpayers $2,017 for Using State Plane to Fly to Film Campaign Commercial

    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
  • Will Frequent Flyer Scott Walker Get Bumped From Trip With Veep on Air Force 2

    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
  • Not the Same Guy Anymore: Data Shows Gov. Scott Walker More Than Doubled Taxpayer-Charged Flights From 2011 to 2017

    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
  • Gov. Scott Walker Has Another Foxconn-Fueled Campaign Announcement

    Records Show Scott Walker Has Spent $33,000 Using the State Plane for Foxconn-Related Flying Days.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/28/2018
  • Scott Walker Hammered in Brutal Ad by Former Employee, Then Hit With Multiple Investigations

    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
  • Here We Go Again: The Scott Walker Airplane Scandal That Wisconsinites Aren’t Hearing About

    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
  • Scott Walker’s Flights in Years After Presidential Run Cost State Taxpayers $818,000

    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 Accused of Misusing Taxpayer Money

    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
  • Group Knocks Walker’s State Plane Use

    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
  • Liberal Group Says Walker Travel Cost Taxpayers $818K

    One Wisconsin Now says Republican Gov. Scott Walker has made flights on the state airplane costing taxpayers $818,000 in the last three years.

    New Richmond News, 08/21/2018
  • Walker Reportedly Used State Plane Over 800 Times Since 2015

    One Wisconsin Now put together public records on flight data, releasing the findings this week.

    KFIZ-AM, 08/21/2018
  • Video: One Wisconsin Now Reveals Results of Scott Walker Investigation

    One Wisconsin Now revealed results of its months-long investigation of alleged misuse of taxpayer resources for political purposes by Gov. Scott Walker.

    La Crosse Tribune, 08/21/2018
  • The Inflight Magazine Scott Walker Raged About on Facebook

    In case you missed it, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker posted a lengthy attack against the small progressive advocacy organization, One Wisconsin Now.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/21/2018
  • Scott Walker Spent at Least $65,000 on Planes for His Closed to the Public ‘Town Halls’

    Scott Walker flying to ‘town hall meetings’ that excluded the public are yet another example of the expensive misuse and abuse of taxpayer resources.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/21/2018
  • Morning Minute: One Wisconsin Now Reveals Results of Gov. Walker Investigation

    One Wisconsin Now revealed results of their investigation what they claim has been misuse of taxpayer dollars by Gov. Scott Walker.

    Wisconsin Eye, 08/21/2018
  • Public Records Show Gov. Walker’s Spending Thousands on State Plane Trips

    A liberal group is going after Governor Scott Walker for what they call "unnecessary" airplane trips on state planes that have cost taxpayers thousands.

    WKOW-TV, 08/20/2018
  • Senator Taylor Responds to Governor’s Exorbitant Use of Taxpayer Money

    Earlier today, One Wisconsin Now held a press conference in which they released data detailing Governor Scott Walker’s usage of the state plane.

    Sen. Lena Taylor, 08/20/2018
  • Liberal Group Criticizes Walker for State Airplane Use

    A liberal advocacy group says Governor Walker used a state airplane to make 869 flights since he dropped out of the presidential race in September.

    WHBY-FM, 08/20/2018
  • Liberal Group Highlights Walker’s Air Travel

    A liberal group is calling out Governor Scott Walker, over his use of state planes. Scot Ross of One Wisconsin Now says some flights were short hops.

    Wisconsin Radio Network, 08/20/2018
  • Scott Walker Opponents Hit Him Over Flights on State Planes

    Gov. Scott Walker used a state plane for 29 flights of less than 40 miles — including one between Kenosha and Milwaukee — since September 2015.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 08/20/2018