Scott Walker net worth: American Republican politician and 45th Governor of Wisconsin, Scott Walker has a net worth of -$75,000.
November 2, 1967 born Scott Kevin Walker spent his childhood in Iowa and then moved to Delavan, Wisconsin after his father started working as a pastor in the municipal council. With deep interest in public service, he already had the ‘political bug’ during his training at Badger Boys State and Boys Nation. Having graduated from Delavan-Darien High School in 1986, Walker enrolled at Marquette University and became a student senator. Walker ran for the student government president in 1988 despite losing 927 to 1,246.
He dropped out of the university even with a good standing in his education after receiving an offer to work with American Red Cross. He ran for the Milwaukee’s 7th District seat in the Wisconsin State Assembly in 1990 and lost to Democrat Gwen Moore after being nominated by the Republican. That was the turning point in his career and he never had to see back. He never has lost a political race since then.
He got in to the 14th legislative district in Wauwatosa, and was reelected four times until 2002. Walker is best known for his interest in criminal justice matters and he always advocated for the same during his tenure in the State Assembly and American Legislative Exchange Council.
After being the Milwaukee Country Executive in 2002, he is the only Republican to have hold the office with a four year term until 2008. He entered the race for Wisconsin governor in 2006 but dropped out because of difficulties to find a place again in 2010. His tax cut plans for small businesses and promise to provide over 250,000 jobs helped him promote his campaign. He even refused to take $810 million award to build a high speed railroad that would go in loss as per his calculations is what made him the best man in office against the losing Democrat Tom Barrett.
Scott Walker’s economic policies helped Wisconsin to improve a lot financially for which he is also described to be a top-tier candidate for the Republicans in the 2016 presidential election.
Walker is currently married to Tonette and has two sons. Despite working more on the economic policy reformation, Walker’s net worth is negative $75,000 and he confirms his salary to be $144,423 after tax-cut.
Quick Facts about Scott Walker
Full Name: Scott Kevin Walker
Date of Birth: November 2, 1967
Place of Birth: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Education: Marquette University (Dropped Out)
Marital status: Married (Tonette)