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The Great Prevaricator: Timeline of Walker Quotes Regarding John Doe Investigation

I've created a timeline of Walker's statements regarding the John Doe investigation.  What's amzaing is how often his story changes over the course of two months:




September 27, 2011

"To me, you look at any of the stories that you and others have been a part of - you've either got people who don't know what they're talking about as sources or they're violating the law," said Walker, who added that he has not been contacted personally by investigators.

December 13, 2011

Have you been contacted or your campaign been contacted by the John Doe? Answer: “Have, have I been contacted? No. I have not been contacted personally. In terms of anything with the campaign, I mean there was stuff, questions, asked about, stuff that was brought up earlier in the year, with Darlene Wink, and that was six month, or actually it’s been more like nine or ten months ago, but nothing that I’ve been brought up recently. Nothing that involved me directly.

January 21, 2012

"I have not, and I certainly would be willing if they asked me to in the future,"

Reported on January 27 that he told this to the Journal Sentinal a week earlier.


January 27, 2012

Have you or your attorneys been contacted as part of this investigation? Walker answer: “Again, with all those sorts of details, we made it very clear with a year, with now more than a year’s worth of time, with our campaign collaborating and working with the individuals looking into… cooperating, I should say, working with them on that.”

Asked at a stop on his “jobs tour”

January 27, 2012

UPFRONT, Mike Gousha: Have you testified in front of the John Doe judge? Answer: “Again, I’ve had my campaign cooperate for more than a year, and as you and other folks know, in terms of the requirements for that, they basically say ‘there are things you can and can’t talk about if you’re going to continue to cooperate.’ We have fully cooperated, we’ll continue to cooperate.

February 3, 2012

"Last year, my representatives voluntarily contacted Mr. Chisholm's office to arrange a time to discuss any outstanding issues. I will be voluntarily meeting with Mr. Chisholm," Walker said. "To assemble additional background information, I hired counsel to insure that I am in the best position possible to continue aiding the inquiry."

Campaign issued statement




February 4, 2012 - 1:28pm