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Walker signs measures critics call a Republican power grab

Walker signs measures critics call a Republican power grabThe Wisconsin GOP has held control of the governorship and both chambers of Wisconsin's Legislature — what’s known as a trifecta — for most of the last decade. This may help to account for the outgoing governor's attempt to pass this package of bills before a Democrat takes over.



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Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin GOP's Massive Power Grab Into Law

Scott Walker Signs Wisconsin GOP's Massive Power Grab Into LawWisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) signed legislation Friday that strips power



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Nancy Pelosi's Red Coat Was The Subtlest Power Move

Nancy Pelosi's Red Coat Was The Subtlest Power MovePeople on Twitter can't stop talking about Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and her



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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez warns Donald Trump Jr not to troll somebody who's about to have subpoena power over him

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez warns Donald Trump Jr not to troll somebody who's about to have subpoena power over himAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the new Democratic darling in Washington DC, has poked fun at Donald Trump’s eldest son, suggesting it is not wise to troll a member of a body that will soon have subpoena powers over him. Earlier this week, Donald Trump JR sought to mock the 29-year-old congresswoman-elect – apparently hated by conservatives as much as she is loved by progressives – with a meme he posted to his Instagram page. The Washington Post reported the meme implied Ms Ocasio-Cortez’s democratic socialist views would lead to Americans eating dogs.



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A Citizens’ Veto Could Prevent Or Address ‘Lame-Duck’ Power Grabs In The Future [Opinion]

A Citizens’ Veto Could Prevent Or Address ‘Lame-Duck’ Power Grabs In The Future [Opinion]Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin and Michigan are attempting to usurp the will of voters, who sent Democratic candidates to their respective state gubernatorial offices last November, by removing powers they were totally comfortable seeing previous Republican governors wield.



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Ron Johnson Dismisses Uproar Over Wisconsin GOP Power Grab As 'Way Overblown'

Ron Johnson Dismisses Uproar Over Wisconsin GOP Power Grab As 'Way Overblown'WASHINGTON ― Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) says the uproar over the extraordinary



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Lone Wisconsin Republican Who Opposed Stealing Democrats’ Power Explains Why

Lone Wisconsin Republican Who Opposed Stealing Democrats’ Power Explains WhyThe vote by the Republican-controlled Wisconsin Legislature to strip power



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Scott Walker Leaves As He Came, With Extreme Partisan Power Grabs

Scott Walker Leaves As He Came, With Extreme Partisan Power GrabsIn his final days as Wisconsin's governor, Scott Walker is working with the



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Yahoo News Explains: Can Republicans restrict Democratic power in Wisconsin and Michigan?

Yahoo News Explains: Can Republicans restrict Democratic power in Wisconsin and Michigan?Democrats won governorships in Wisconsin and Michigan last month, and now Republicans are trying to limit the power of the new governors.



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Yahoo News Explains: Can Republicans restrict Democratic power in Wisconsin and Michigan?

Yahoo News Explains: Can Republicans restrict Democratic power in Wisconsin and Michigan?After Democrats’ midterm election win in Wisconsin, Republicans are trying to limit the new governor's reach. But can they do that? Yahoo News explains.



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