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In Seattle, Gov. Walker pumps up GOP crowd

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SEATTLE — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker brought his fiery brand of Republican politics to Seattle on Thursday night, describing at a think-tank fundraiser how he believes conservatives can “reclaim our country.”

With some 300 demonstrators outside the downtown Sheraton Seattle Hotel protesting his appearance, the controversial and high-profile governor joked to the dinner’s 2,000 attendees that he felt “quite at home.”

His half-hour speech urged Republicans to speak more optimistically about their ideas, talk in terms that are more relevant…

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