Reported in Trump nominee Gordon Giampietro releases application in response to critics of his views. (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 3/1/2018)
Original 2/28/2018 post, "The wit and wisdom of Gordon Giampietro", starts here.
'Wit' found at Buzzfeed News
Meanwhile, a member of the state nominating commission, Milwaukee labor lawyer Barbara Quindel, said the group would not have forwarded Giampietro's name had they known of his "bigoted" views. Giampietro was among four finalists recommended by the commission and the names were sent by Baldwin and Republican U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson to the White House.