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Republican presidential candidate, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, shakes hands during a campaign event at a Harley-Davidson dealership Tuesday, July 14, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

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Republican presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, speaks during a campaign event at a Harley-Davidson dealership Tuesday, July 14, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher) ** FILE **

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Republican presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during a campaign event at a Harley-Davidson dealership Tuesday, July 14, 2015, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

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National Edition News cover for July 14, 2015 - Walker promises Reagan-era tax rates, entitlement reform: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker shakes hands after announcing that he is running for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination at the Waukesha County Expo Center, Monday, July 13, 2015, in Waukesha, Wis. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made clear that he plans to distinguish himself in a crowded field of 15 to 17 candidates by embracing conservative policy prescriptions, regardless of their perceived popularity in the media and polls. (Associated Press)

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Upon announcing his presidential campaign, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said he would work with Congress to repeal Obamacare if elected in 2016. (Associated Press)

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks June 24, 2015after signing a bill at the Milwaukee County Sheriff's office that eliminates a 48-hour waiting period for handgun purchases. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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National Edition News cover for July 13, 2015 - Walker to run on his conservative record: Republican Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks at the Western Conservative Summit, hosted by the Centennial Institute, Colorado Christian University's think tank, in Denver, Saturday, June 27, 2015. Walker has said that in July he will announce whether he will seek the Republican U.S. presidential nomination. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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Republican Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin, whom many have long predicted would enter the GOP race to become the party's 2016 nominee, is expected to announce his candidacy Monday. Mr. Walker made a name for himself battling labor unions and surviving a state recall effort. (Associated Press)

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Republican Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin, whom many have long predicted would enter the GOP race to become the party's 2016 nominee, is expected to announce his candidacy Monday. Mr. Walker made a name for himself battling labor unions and surviving a state recall effort. (Associated Press)

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker enters the race running second, but his tilt to the right could put him on a crash course with the likes of Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who are fighting for social conservative territory. And it could pose problems for him in New Hampshire. (Associated Press)

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker addresses employees and members of the media at Valveworks USA prior to signing the state's 2015-2017 budget on the production floor of the Waukesha, Wis. company Sunday, July 12, 2015. (John Hart/Wisconsin State Journal via AP)

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Potential GOP presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker drew praise from social conservatives for his plan to sign a 20-week abortion ban. (Associated Press)

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GOP potential presidential candidate Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker called for an amendment to the Constitution to "reaffirm the ability of the states to continue to define marriage."

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In this June 5, 2015, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the North Carolina Republican Party convention in Raleigh, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

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FILE - In this June 5, 2015, file photo, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker speaks during the North Carolina Republican Party convention in Raleigh, N.C. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker talks about a deal to pay for a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks at a news conference in Madison, Wis., on June 4, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker participates in a fundraising ride for Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, Saturday, June 6, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker talks with Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, before riding in Ernst's fundraising ride, Saturday, June 6, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)