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September 3, 2013 at 4:43 PM

Scott Walker event will be open to reporters after all

A Seattle event featuring Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will be open to reporters after all, organizers informed The Seattle Times over the weekend. A spokeswoman for the Washington Policy Center said “things have changed” and the conservative think tank’s annual dinner Thursday will allow in the media. The spokeswoman, Lisa Shin, had previously said that Walker…


Comments | More in Local government | Topics: Lisa Shin, Scott Walker, Washington Policy Center

August 28, 2013 at 10:00 AM

Wisconsin Gov. Walker’s speech in Seattle to exclude reporters

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will be in Seattle next week for a campaign event that reporters will not be allowed to attend, according to his staff. About 2,000 people are expected to see the Republican governor and prominent Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Ben Carson headline a Washington Policy Center dinner next Thursday. Both speakers have asked that journalists…


Comments | More in Federal government, State government | Topics: 2016 presidential election, Ben Carson, closed press