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President Barack Obama speaks at a rally at Bowie State University in Bowie, Maryland in 2010 for incumbent Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley. (Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Heading To Wisconsin In Rare Stumping Trip

President Barack Obama is stopping in Wisconsin next week to help Democrat Mary Burke in her tight race to unseat Republican Gov. Scott Walker, marking a rare campaign-trail stop for the president.

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting in Las Vegas on March 29, 2014. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Federal Court Lifts Injunction In Scott Walker Case

In a political setback for the Republican Wisconsin governor, a federal appeals court removed one barrier to restarting an investigation into possible illegal coordination between Walker’s campaign and more than two dozen conservative groups.

09/24/2014

President Barack Obama walks through the Colonnade on his way to the Oval Office of the White House on Jan. 28, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Dem Gubernatorial Candidate Won’t Join Obama During Wisconsin Stop

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke will not be joining President Barack Obama when he makes a stop in Wisconsin on Thursday.

01/28/2014

Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., speaks at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 16, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

GOP Activist: ‘Walker Is The Type Of Leader Who Is The Future Of Our Party’

Many Republican activists, citing Congress’ deep unpopularity, say they want a governor to be their next presidential nominee.

11/22/2013

Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., speaks at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 16, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Gov. Walker: Obamacare Should Be Delayed ‘For The Good Of The Country’

Gov. Scott Walker said Tuesday he now believes there’s a chance President Barack Obama could delay implementation of his signature federal health care law in response to political pressure from both Republicans and Democrats.

09/24/2013

Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., speaks at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 16, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Wis. Health Advocates Concerned About Task Of Enrolling 600,000 People Into Insurance Exchanges By January

Gov. Scott Walker’s administration is working aggressively to make sure people who need to sign up to a private health insurance exchange under new federal rules have the information they need on time, Wisconsin’s Medicaid director Brett Davis said Tuesday.

08/20/2013

Martin O'Malley's latest foray into Iowa begins, appropriately, in a place called Clinton. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

O’Malley: ‘On Course to Have a Body of Work That Lays the Framework of the Candidacy for 2016′

Health care, budgets and education topped the official agenda for governors at their annual summer summit. But the 2016 presidential race was never far from view or conversation, given the clear White House interest from some in the crowd gathered near Lake Michigan.

08/05/2013

Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis., speaks at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 16, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Federal Judge Blocks Enforcement Of Wisconsin Abortion Law

A federal judge issued a temporary restraining order Monday evening to block enforcement of a new Wisconsin law that bans doctors who lack admitting privileges at nearby hospitals from performing abortions.

07/09/2013

Thousands of activists who packed into suburban Washington's national conservative summit gave Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul a narrow victory over Florida Sen. Marco Rubio in their unscientific presidential preference poll. Paul had 25 percent of the vote and Rubio 23 percent. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum was third with 8 percent. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Sen. Rand Paul Pulls Narrow Victory in Early 2016 GOP Prediction Poll

Thousands of activists who packed into suburban Washington’s national conservative summit gave Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul a narrow victory over Florida Sen. Marco Rubio in their unscientific presidential preference poll. Paul had 25 percent of the vote and Rubio 23 percent. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum was third with 8 percent.

03/16/2013

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on Aug. 28, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gov. Walker ‘Absolutely’ Confident He’s Not Subject Of Criminal Investigation

Gov. Scott Walker tells The Associated Press that he remains “absolutely” confident that he is not a subject of a criminal investigation involving former aides in his Milwaukee County office.

11/26/2012

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