Wis. Recall Election Pushes Labor to the Brink
This statewide election has gone national, culminating in a multimillion-dollar showdown pitting public-sector unions and their Democratic allies against Republican Gov. Scott Walker and conservative special interests. The recall, triggered by Walker's crackdown last year on collective-bargaining rights for most state employees, will help set the stage for the 2012 election. Momentum appears to be in the GOP's favor.
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