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Scott Walker Shouted Down By Angry Teachers During Speech

By Marie Diamond  

"Scott Walker Shouted Down By Angry Teachers During Speech"

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While delivering a speech at Gateway Technical College in Racine, Wisconsin, Gov. Scott Walker (R) was shouted down by a group of teachers and other protesters angry about his budget cuts and assault on collective bargaining rights. Walker was speaking about the future of the technical college system when the crowd started chanting “shame” and “recall.” According to Fox 6 News, more than half of the 500 people at the event were wearing anti-Walker or pro-union clothing.

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