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Official Twitter Account of the 45th Governor of the State of Wisconsin, Scott Walker.
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Governor Walker Jan 7
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Governor Walker Jan 7
Please follow me on my personal account
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Governor Walker Jan 6
Honored to attend the funeral of Lake Mills Fire Captain Chris Truman who died serving others on 12/31/2018.  
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Governor Walker Jan 4
Honored to attend the funeral of former State Sen. Walter John Chilsen in Wausau today.
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Governor Walker Jan 3
Ordered flags to half-staff on Sunday, January 6, 2019, as a mark of respect for Captain Christopher Truman of the Lake Mills Fire Department.
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Governor Walker Dec 31
Today, I ordered flags to half-staff in honor of former state senator Walter John Chilsen. He was a WWII veteran, Purple Heart recipient, and an outstanding lifelong public servant. He will be missed.
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Governor Walker Dec 30
Happy Birthday to my mom!
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Governor Walker Dec 25
Tonette, Matt, Alex and I are grateful for the opportunity to celebrate the birth of Christ with the people of Wisconsin. We are counting our many blessings and looking forward to the new year. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
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Governor Walker Dec 24
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all servicemen and women serving overseas and their families. We are grateful for your sacrifices and appreciate all you do to keep our nation safe.
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Governor Walker Dec 22
Come join us for a virtual tour of the Executive Residence for the holidays. Merry Christmas 🎄!
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Governor Walker Dec 20
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2018-19 will open with the second-largest opening balance since 2000.
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Governor Walker Dec 20
Replying to @GovWalker
We are leaving Wisconsin in the best financial condition in a generation. This is part of our legacy and it will continue to drive Wisconsin forward.
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Governor Walker Dec 20
$588.5 million surplus! For the 8th year in a row, Wisconsin has ended the fiscal year with a surplus!
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Governor Walker Dec 20
Wisconsin’s unemployment rate has been at or below 3% for 10 straight months! We also added nearly 10,000 Private-Sector Jobs in November, bringing the total jobs created since we’ve taken office to over 250,000.
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Governor Walker Dec 19
Great news! -> “Wisconsin’s tax burden—defined as state and local taxes as a share of income—fell in 2018 to its lowest level in nearly 50 years.”
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Governor Walker Dec 14
Unlike the bills I signed today, this one did fundamentally shift power from one branch to another when things had grown out of balance:
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Governor Walker Dec 14
These bills increase transparency, accountability, stability, and protect the taxpayers of Wisconsin.
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Governor Walker Dec 14
Replying to @GovWalker
The new law requires a uniform number of days for early voting all across the state. Previously, some communities had more days to vote early than other communities - which was not fair.
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Governor Walker Dec 14
Replying to @GovWalker
The new law requires notice and a report when the governor pardons a convicted felon.
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Governor Walker Dec 14
Replying to @GovWalker
The new law ensures that lawmakers have a say in how things like multi-million legal settlements are spent once they are deposited in the state treasury.
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