But in the meantime they're attacking him and his plan in the media and with TV and radio ads in the state.
Here's one, running statewide on cable and broadcast TV, sponsored by Wisconsin AFL-CIO. It's aimed at state senate and assembly members, who will ultimately decide whether Walker gets his way.
In November, Republicans took over the legislature and the governor's mansion in Wisconsin. The question for now is whether this plan is too far-reaching even for them.