Scott Walker Would Ban Political Union Paycheck Deductions for Federal Workers

Highlighting his signature issue comes as Walker has seen his standing in early state and national polls drop significantly.

Scott Walker, governor of Wisconsin and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, arrives to speak to attendees at the Iowa State Fair Soapbox in Des Moines, Iowa, U.S., on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015.

Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Seeking to reboot his struggling Republican presidential campaign, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker says he'd weaken the power of federal employee unions, just as he did with the public-sector ones in his home state.

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