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Democrat says he'll appeal to Walker to veto GOP power play

5 monthes ago   |   By National Post

MADISON, Wis. - The incoming Democratic governor of Wisconsin says he plans to make a personal appeal to his defeated rival, Gov. Scott Walker, to veto far-reaching GOP legislation that would strip the new administration of some powers. If that doesn't work, he might sue.
Wisconsin Republicans pushed through protests, internal disagreement and Democratic opposition to pass the bills after an all-night session. The measures would shift power to the GOP-controlled Legislature and weaken the authority of the office Republicans will lose in January.
“The will of the people has officially been...
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Democrat says he'll appeal to Walker to veto GOP power play

5 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

MADISON, Wis. - Wisconsin's incoming Democratic governor says he's willing to go to court if a Republican plan to restrict his powers is signed into law.
But Tony Evers says he'll first make a personal appeal to Republican Gov. Scott Walker to veto the legislation.
Republicans on Wednesday passed far-reaching legislation that cuts into both Evers' powers and those of the Democrat who will take over as attorney general next month.
It's a move similar to that carried out by Republicans in North Carolina two years ago - and Republicans in Michigan are talking of similar action this...
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Wisconsin Gov.-Elect Tony Evers Will Ask Scott Walker To Veto GOP Power Grab

Wisconsin Gov.-Elect Tony Evers Will Ask Scott Walker To Veto GOP Power Grab

5 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The incoming Democratic governor will make a personal appeal to his once-rival, Republican Governor Scott Walker.
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