How 10 major media outlets reacted to Walker recall win

The votes are counted in the Wisconsin recall election, and Scott Walker will remain as governor in a victory big enough to avoid a recount.

The contest was widely seen as a test of union strength in Wisconsin and the ability of the GOP and Tea Party supporters to get out the vote.

So what does it all mean? Here are the mass media reports on the day after Walker’s win, which show mixed perceptions of what the vote means for the 2012 presidential contest between former Governor Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama.

Wisconsin Recall Exit Polls: How Different Groups Voted

http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/06/05/us/politics/wisconsin-recall-exit-polls.html

Scott Walker Defeats Tom Barrett In Wisconsin Recall Election

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/05/scott-walker-recall-election-results_n_1572532.html

Gov. Scott Walker Defeats Recall Challenge in Wisconsin

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/OTUS/declared-winner-wisconsin-recall-gov-scott-walker/story?id=16502469#.T89VasUoEdU

Gov. Walker fends off recall effort

http://thehill.com/homenews/campaign/231119-gov-walker-fends-of-recall-effort-in-wisconsin

Wisconsin recall: The biggest losers

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0612/77100.html

A victory for curbs on public worker unions

http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/04/opinion/gergen-zuckerman-walker/index.html?hpt=hp_t1

Wisconsin’s Walker survives recall by wide margin

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/06/05/polls-close-in-wisconsin-voter-turnout-reported-heavy/

Walker emerges victorious in Wisconsin recall

http://nbcpolitics.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/05/12074595-walker-emerges-victorious-in-wisconsin-recall?lite

How Scott Walker won the Wisconsin recall election

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-57447980-503544/how-scott-walker-won-the-wisconsin-recall-election/?tag=stack

How did Scott Walker win Wisconsin?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-partisan/post/how-did-scott-walker-win-wisconsin/2012/06/06/gJQAdCbVHV_blog.html?hpid=z1

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