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Scott Walker Met By Thousands Of Protesters At Washburn Fundraiser

Getting this guy recalled next year can't come soon enough. Looks like he can't even go to a fundraiser in a small town without being greeted by thousand of protesters. h/t Paddy Wis. governor greeted at Washburn fundraiser by thousands of

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Getting this guy recalled next year can't come soon enough. Looks like he can't even go to a fundraiser in a small town without being greeted by thousand of protesters.

h/t Paddy

Wis. governor greeted at Washburn fundraiser by thousands of protesters:

WASHBURN — Wisconsin’s protracted family fight over the budget and public employee unions moved to this Bayfield County town Saturday evening, as embattled Gov. Scott Walker spoke at an invitation-only event and was greeted by at least 2,000 angry protesters outside.

Walker arrived in a convoy of six unmarked police cars that pulled up at

5:45 p.m. to the Steak Pit for a Republican Lincoln Day fundraiser. The large, boisterous crowd, which had been lining the streets leading to the restaurant since 4:30, quickly recognized him and erupted in boos and shouts of “Recall Walker.”

The convoy moved through quickly and without incident, and most of the protesters began to follow a circuitous route on public pathways to a spot behind the restaurant where they continued the protest within earshot of the Republican Party faithful inside.

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