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Walker to drop out of Republican presidential race

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 00:37

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is expected to announce that he is withdrawing as a candidate in the 2016 U.S. presidential race. Diane Hodges reports.

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Republican Governor Scott Walker plans to drop out of the 2016 U.S. presidential race after deciding he has no path to win his party's nomination, a Republican familiar with the decision said on Monday. Walker's campaign announced he would hold a news conference Monday, but it did not say what he would discuss. Walker, who gained national attention for fighting unions in his state and surviving a heated recall election in 2012, struggled to distinguish himself in a crowded Republican field. He received 3 percent of support in a recent Reuters/Ipsos poll of the Republican field.

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Walker to drop out of Republican presidential race

Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 00:37