After polling at a humiliating (less than) one-half of one percent, Scott Walker has apparently realized that, maybe, 2016 just isn’t his year. At a press conference set for 6 p.m. Eastern, Walker is expected to withdraw his candidacy.
NBC News now confirming that Scott Walker is out.— Rachel Maddow MSNBC (@maddow) September 21, 2015
The Wisconsin governor has been on a steady downswing since entering the race as everyone’s trendy presidential pick, what with his distaste for livable minimum wages and lady parts both. But after being called “a national disgrace” by the AFL-CIO and registering at a solid asterisk on the polls, Walker’s reign of terror on our TVs has finally, mercifully come to end.