MADISON – Despite being a vocal critic of President Obama’s successful stimulus bill, Tommy Thompson will today announce his candidacy for the U.S. Senate at a company that directly benefited from the stimulus package, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

From the article, “Federal records show Weldall Manufacturing in Waukesha was awarded $300,000 in stimulus dollars in October under an energy project overseen by the state Department of Administration.”

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