“Senator Johnson has taken more than $90,000 from the telecom industry and spends his time in Washington meeting with Verizon’s corporate consultants, so it’s no surprise he opposes faster internet speeds. This photo is just another reminder that Senator Johnson has spent his time in Washington fighting for special interests not Wisconsinites,” said Harry Hartfield, spokesman for the Democratic Party of Wisconsin.
Jeffrey A. Eisenach, left, with Senator Ron Johnson, Republican of Wisconsin. Working for the American Enterprise Institute, as well as Verizon and NERA Economic Consulting, Mr. Eisenach has opposed federal internet regulations. Credit Drew Angerer for The New York Times.