Email date: 11/22/10
In this update:
1. Retirees flocked to Walker
2. Mining company makes first Wisconsin campaign donations
3. What secret donors want
Retirees flocked to Walker
Earlier this month Governor-elect Scott Walker called retirees “wonderful investors.” Yes they are. In more ways than one, as a report issued by the Democracy Campaign this morning shows.
For some thoughts on why Walker likes seniors so much and vice-versa, check out our podcast.
Mining company makes first Wisconsin campaign donations
Last week it was reported that a mining company wants to start extracting iron ore again from an old mountain range in far northern Wisconsin.
Should have known. The company made its first-ever campaign contributions in Wisconsin in August.