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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker entering 2016 presidential race

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker entering 2016 presidential race

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a preacher's son who withstood a recall election spawned by his fight with public employee unions, is joining the crowded Republican presidential race, aides said. The 47-year-old planned to file the paperwork for his long expected candidacy with the Federal Election Commission on Thursday, and kick off the 2016 campaign in the Milwaukee suburb of Waukesha on July 13, the aides said. They spoke on condition of anonymity because they weren't authorized to publicly discuss the launch ahead of the filing. The governor has traveled throughout the country in the past several months, speaking to conservatives, courting voters and scoring...

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