Court airs Walker inquiry papers

Prosecutors say governor knew of campaign-group mingling

Posted: June 20, 2014 at 4:01 a.m.

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker knew that his campaign to fend off a 2012 recall coordinated with conservative groups, which is illegal in the state, prosecutors said in court documents made public Thursday.

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GOP woos conservatives at conference

 In this June 13, 2013, file photo, Ralph Reed, founder of the Faith and Freedom Coalition, speaks at the Road to Majority Conference luncheon in Washington. Some of the Republican Partys most ambitious leaders are courting religious conservatives as evangelical officials claim new momentum in their fight for the GOPs soul. A group led by former Christian Coalition leader Reed, launches its annual conference on June 19, 2014, with appearances by Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Texas Sen. Ted Cruz.

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