The Washington Times - November 17, 2013, 11:04AM

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Sunday the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential nominee must have a strong record of accomplishment at the state level and cannot be associated with Washington dysfunction — a description that seems to fit the controversial politician himself.

“I don’t rule anything out,” Mr. Walker said during an interview on ABC’s “This Week,” leaving open the door to a White House bid.


As for other Republican presidential hopefuls — including Sens. Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Marco Rubio — Mr. Walker suggested they simply cannot win.

“All good guys, but it’s got to be somebody who is viewed as being exceptionally removed from Washington,” Mr. Walker said.