May 20, 2010

NEW REPORT Confirms Secretary Dick Leinenkugel's Taxpayer-funded Campaign Kick-Off (5/20/10)

MADISON — A new report out yesterday by the Wisconsin State Journal confirms that former Democratic Commerce Secretary Dick Leinenkugel, who is running in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate, kicked-off his campaign on the taxpayer’s dime. Secretary Leinenkugel registered his campaign Web site with his state phone, at the Department of Commerce the same day he announced he’d be leaving the Doyle Administration.

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May 20, 2010

Ron Johnson Plays Hokey-Pokey With Tea Party (5/20/10)

MADISON — Multimillionaire Tea Partier Ron Johnson rolled out his campaign for U.S. Senate this week with more punt than kick-off, offering voters less than the Miss USA finalists did on the issues.

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May 19, 2010

Ron Johnson Offers Slogans and Sound Bites, But No Solutions (5/19/10)

MADISON – Multimillionaire extremist Ron Johnson made a few stops around Wisconsin this week and provided slogans, sound bites and attacks, but failed to provide any solutions to the challenges people face.

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May 19, 2010

Walker Camp Contradicts Self on Taxpayer Dollars for Rolling Blunder... Again (5/19/10)

MADISON – Why can’t Scott Walker give Wisconsin a straight answer?

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May 19, 2010

Milwaukee County Democrats Welcome Scott Walker Home (5/19/20)

MADISON –The Democratic Party of Milwaukee County (DPMC) announced today plans to welcome Scott Walker back from his taxpayer-funded campaign tour. The DPMC will run the message, “Scott Walker has failed Milwaukee. Don’t let him fail Wisconsin,” on electronic billboards along his route to the Wisconsin GOP convention, where he will be crowned their nominee for governor.

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May 18, 2010

Ron Johnson Answers "Rich Guy" Call (5/18/10)

MADISON — Multimillionaire Tea Party extremist Ron Johnson officially entered the Republican primary for U.S. Senate yesterday. In separate interviews, Johnson said that the moment he decided to run came while he was watching Fox News talking head Dick Morris on TV call for a “rich guy from Wisconsin” to run for Senate. After watching the segment, Johnson wonders if the pundit was “talking” to him.

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May 18, 2010

Is Scott Walker Available, or Isn't He?

Madison– Yesterday, in response to attacks from Republican primary opponent Mark Neumann that Scott Walker is spending too much time on the campaign trail at the expense of his duties as Milwaukee County Executive, Walker campaign manager Keith Gilkes responded defensively and ferociously that his candidate was available via cell phone 24-7 to handle county issues.

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May 17, 2010

Scott Walker Costs Waukesha, Too (5/17/10)

MADISON-As Scott Walker this weekend embarked on his taxpayer-funded campaign joyride, Democratic officials were asking why law enforcement resources from outside Milwaukee were spent promoting Walker.

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May 17, 2010

Scott Walker Contradicts Self on Taxpayer Dollars for Rolling Blunder (5/17/10)

Madison– Facing increased scrutiny and criticism about his shameless taxpayer-funded campaign motorcycle joyride across the state, Scott Walker has now contradicted himself on how much time and money from official county sources has been used in the planning and execution of this transparent political barnstorm of Wisconsin.

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May 16, 2010

Double Talker Scott Walker Strikes Again: Facebook Flip Flop Just the Latest (5/16/10)

MADISON — Scott Walker said that he wouldn't take political phone calls while on his taxpayer-funded campaign joyride, but it took him less than 24 hours for him to phone in his most recent flip flop -- this time on the recent Arizona immigration law.

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