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Rich Kremer, Wisconsin Public Radio

Gov. Scott Walker is standing by his statement that politics are motivating an investigation into whether his campaign illegally coordinated with outside fundraising groups.


On Friday, special prosecutor Francis Schmitz rejected Walker’s claim, saying that he swore an oath when he agreed to lead the investigation. Schmitz said he is only interested in upholding Wisconsin’s election laws.

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