Governor Scott Walker on Wisconsin Budget

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker talked about the budget reforms he instituted in his state. He faced significant labor union… read more

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker talked about the budget reforms he instituted in his state. He faced significant labor union opposition when he increased civil servant contributions to pensions, allowed school districts to shop in the private sector for health insurance, and allowing some teachers to choose whether or not to join a union. In his remarks he stated “collective bargaining is not a right” for civil servants. He also addressed the current efforts underway to recall him. 

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Governor Scott Walker on Wisconsin Budget

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Program ID:
303520-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 10, 2012

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  • Jan 05, 2012 | 10:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 05, 2012 | 5:38pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 05, 2012 | 10:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 06, 2012 | 2:55am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 2012 | 11:18am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2012 | 8:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
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