In his 24th year in the Wisconsin State Senate, career politician Scott Fitzgerald answers to his big donors, not to his constituents.
Source: Wisconsin Democracy Campaign
12/29/2017 update, " Wisconsin Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald: Fraidy-cat judge, jury and executioner", starts here.
Reported in Commissioners to Scott Fitzgerald: Give ethics chief a hearing before voting on his fate. (Madison.com, 12/29/2017)
12/16/2017 update, " In Scott Fitzgerald's GOPland, if you don't like the message, you shoot the messengers", starts here.
Reported in Power play: Scott Fitzgerald threatens to force out state elections, ethics chiefs. (Wisconsin State Journal, 12/16/2017)
Original 12/15/2017 post, "Wisconsin GOP legislative leaders bully oversight commissions", starts here.
- Wisconsin Elections Commission
- Wisconsin Ethics Commission
Robin Vos, Scott Fitzgerald to state ethics, elections chiefs: Resign. (Madison, com, 12/15/2017)
Ethics commissioners, Republican and Democratic, also have defended Bell from fallout from a report issued last week by Republican state Attorney General Brad Schimel — to which Vos and Fitzgerald referred in their letters.
Robin and Scottm doing what they do best: playing politics.