Tag Archives: Governor Scott Walker

Madison Standoff — All About the Money

Way down deep in the standoff in Madison is a power struggle that has great import for the balance of power in American politics. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is moving to turn off the free-flowing spigot of union dues to Democratic… Read more

Time for Balanced Trade

I had an opportunity last week to ask Gov. Scott Walker to help out on the U.S.-China trade impasse. Our new governor had been invited to Chicago by Mayor Daley to meet President Hu Jintao, and I thought there might be a slim opportunity to… Read more

Recruiting Companies a Gimmick

A little pre-game trash talk can liven up the scene – the 11-5 Chicago Bears still suck — but let’s face it, to win you still have to play the game. As it plays out in sports, so it goes in politics, too. Last week’s flurry of jibes at… Read more

Daniels Leads on Health Care Reform

DALLAS—Gov. Mitch Daniels of Indiana is the drum major at the head of the parade to put individual responsibility back into the delivery model for health care.  He told me during a mutual visit to the Super Bowl (the Packers ruled!) that more… Read more