State Rep. Peter Barca
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Rep. Barca Statement on Gov. Walker Ending His Presidential Campaign

“Gov. Walker has pushed far right wing policies through Wisconsin hoping that extreme element of his party would propel his presidential campaign to win the nomination.”

By - Sep 21st, 2015 05:49 pm

MADISON – Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) today issued the following statement following Gov. Walker’s announcement that he will suspend his presidential campaign:

“Gov. Walker has pushed far right wing policies through Wisconsin hoping that extreme element of his party would propel his presidential campaign to win the nomination.

“Unfortunately those policies Gov. Walker and the Republican legislature have rammed through our state to benefit their political fortunes have left our citizens with severely harmed public schools, crumbling infrastructure and a declining middle class.”

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