He took the bait back when Barack offered Stimulus I, but Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker finally woke up and took a closer look at Common Core. Who can blame him, with all the Kool Aid rhetoric coming out of the Edublob bureaucracy in D.C. – as well as the Crony Capitalists who have invested in nationalizing education. Now he is asking the state legislature to hold hearings on Wisconsin-based standards. Meanwhile, Illinois is moving forward into those very swamps. Are we surprised?