MADISON – Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker’s crusade against Recovery Act funding for new jobs has resulted in mass ‘controversy’ and ‘dissension’ in the ranks of county government, as staff fear that Walker will squander their chance at economic recovery, according to a new report.
The report, published by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Dave Umhoefer and two other leading reporters, exposes the infighting and controversy that has erupted in
“Scott Walker’s staff and colleagues in
According to the Journal Sentinel’s report:
Last week, after a new county task force was designed to bypass
“Scott Walker has gone off the deep end, and it’s not surprising that his colleagues in county government are acting in desperation and taking matters into their own hands,” said Wineke.
According to the federal government, funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will create or save 70,000 jobs in