Scott Walker

Scott Kevin Walker (born November 2, 1967) is an American politician and the 45th Governor of Wisconsin, serving since 2011. Walker is also a candidate for the Republican Party s nomination to the 2016 presidential election. Walker served in the Wisconsin State Assembly and as the Milwaukee County Executive before his election as governor in 2010. He survived a 2012 recall election and was reelected governor in 2014, defeating Democrat Mary Burke .