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  • Executive Residence 2015 Holiday Tour Schedule Announced

    Madison – Today, Governor Scott Walker’s office announced the 2015 holiday tour schedule for the Executive Residence.  Holiday tours allow guests to view the Executive Residence’s beautiful decorations and festive scenery.  The unique decorations found throughout the main rooms on the first floor are crafted by Wisconsinites from all over the state.

    “The decorations are incredible this year,” said Governor Walker.  “The Executive Residence belongs to the people of Wisconsin and we are excited to welcome them inside for holiday tours once again to share in the festive decorations.”

    Press Release | November 27, 2015

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  • Governor Scott Walker Delivers Remarks at Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce Economic Update Luncheon

    Beaver Dam – Governor Scott Walker stopped by a local business and then spoke with business leaders at the Beaver Dam Chamber of Commerce Economic Update Luncheon today.  The luncheon, hosted by Mayville Engineering Company, Inc., brought local and regional economic information to the business leaders of Beaver Dam.

    “We are happy to be in Beaver Dam today, where we had the opportunity to meet with local business leaders at the economic update luncheon as well as employees and leaders at Breuer Metal Craftsmen, Inc.,” Governor Walker said.  “Both the economic update luncheon and the visit to Breuer Metal allowed us to meet with Beaver Dam leaders and tell them more about how we’re working to move Wisconsin forward.  We also had the chance to hear directly from them about how we can continue to improve and better serve the people of Wisconsin.”

    Press Release | November 25, 2015

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  • Governor Scott Walker and First Lady Tonette Walker Cut Down Christmas Tree for Governor’s Conference Room

    Endeavor – Governor Scott Walker and First Lady Tonette Walker traveled to Silent Night Evergreens Christmas Tree Farm in Endeavor today to cut down the Christmas tree for the Governor’s Conference Room.  Silent Night Evergreens Christmas Tree Farm is family-owned and operated by Jim and Diane Chapman.

    “Our thanks to Jim and Diane Chapman for generously providing a beautiful Christmas tree for the Conference Room at the Capitol,” Governor Walker said.  “The Christmas tree we cut down today will be on display for visitors, who will have the opportunity to view the tree decorated with the creative Wisconsin sports-themed ornaments crafted by students from around the state.”

    Press Release | November 24, 2015

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  • Governor Scott Walker Attends USS Milwaukee Commissioning Ceremony

    Milwaukee – Governor Scott Walker provided remarks this afternoon at the USS Milwaukee Commissioning Ceremony, held at Veterans Park in Milwaukee.  The commissioning ceremony officially entered the ship into service for the United States Navy.

    “We’re proud to have been a part of the christening and now the commissioning of this impressive vessel,” Governor Walker said.  “This is the fifth U.S. Navy ship to bear the name Milwaukee, but the first USS Milwaukee to be built in our great state.  We are excited to be a part of the ceremony to bring this ship to life, and we extend our thanks to the members of the Navy assigned to this ship who will work to protect the citizens of our nation.”  

    Press Release | November 21, 2015

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  • Governor Scott Walker Releases Statement on National Adoption Day, Proclaims November as Adoption Month

    Madison – Governor Scott Walker released the following statement today in recognition of National Adoption Day:

    National Adoption Day is an opportunity to highlight the importance of adoption in our country and our state.  When Wisconsin families make the decision to open their hearts and their homes to children awaiting adoption, their lives are forever changed.  Today, and every day, we celebrate that decision.  We will continue working together with public, private, and tribal agencies to connect these children with loving adoptive families.

    Press Release | November 21, 2015

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