June 6, 2012 Gov. Scott Walker's recall election victory might not seem like it would have much relevance outside the Badger State. But the outcome may embolden other governors to follow Walker's lead and move against public employee unions. It also could boost conservatives and disrupt President Obama's re-election strategy.
May 26, 2011 A Wisconsin judge has barred the state's controversial law limiting collective bargaining rights for many unionized workers.
March 10, 2011 In a sudden move, Republican senators stripped all of the financial proposals from the bill but kept the language ending many collective bargaining rights for nearly all public sector unions. The bill now heads to the state Assembly, which is expected to pass it.