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Was Russ Feingold laying groundwork for Senate run while at State Department?

By   /  August 26, 2016  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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(A)ll of that reaching out and political brainstorming while he worked at the State Department could be legally problematic for this Everlasting Gobstopper of politics.

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Evers accuses school districts of poaching teachers

By   /  August 25, 2016  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“In addition, especially in this part of the world, and I know you don’t want to hear it, after Act 10, the ability of districts to poach other teachers,” Evers said to over 300 attendees of the Wisconsin Public Education Network conference at Wauwatosa East High School

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Senate committee probe into Social Security whistleblower retaliation continues

By   /  August 25, 2016  /  Accountability, Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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“We are putting pressure on the agency and working with the IG’s office making sure they are getting what they need.”

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Johnson says progress being made at troubled Milwaukee VA hospital

By   /  August 24, 2016  /  Federal Government, Health Care, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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A previous report concluded the VA hospital “environment is not secure and safe.”

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Social Security office director removed from Madison facility, sources say

By   /  August 24, 2016  /  Federal Government, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Hodorowicz is accused of leading a “culture of corruption and cover-up” at the Madison office, a culture that whistleblowers allege “goes all the way to the top.”

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Feingold once compared his life in politics to being an entrepreneur

By   /  August 24, 2016  /  News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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” I built a career that I think was a good one … I had to do the kind of things that entrepreneurs do,” Feingold said.

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