The Walker Calendar Files: Project Overview

A three-part series produced by the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism.


Day One: Walker’s official work time declines as national fame grows. Sunday, May 13, 2012.
Day Two: How Walker sold his policies — and himself — in and outside Wisconsin. Wednesday, May 16, 2012.
Day Three: Who got access to Walker? Sunday, May 20, 2012.
How we did the analysis: Through the state’s open records law, the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism received Gov. Scott Walker’s official calendars. Center reporters then created a database of all 4,414 entries. Read more in a new page

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Explore every entry in Walker’s calendars, which media outlets and companies got access to him, and where he traveled. Click images to open graphics in a new page.