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Clipped Wings: Inside My Reporter’s Notebook

Posted by on Nov 3, 2017 in Business, Madison, Milwaukee, News, Television, WITI | 0 comments

Clipped Wings: Inside My Reporter’s Notebook

I followed the money in what was once Gov. Scott Walker's biggest jobs deal all the way to Minnesota, found out how quickly the arrangement had gone wrong, and explained how it was costing Wisconsin taxpayers.

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Clipped Wings: How Gov. Walker’s Biggest Jobs Deal Went Wrong, Costing Taxpayers

Posted by on Nov 2, 2017 in Business, Exclusives, Madison, Milwaukee, News, Politics, Television, WITI | 0 comments

Clipped Wings: How Gov. Walker’s Biggest Jobs Deal Went Wrong, Costing Taxpayers

In the nearly six years since Kestrel Aircraft Co. executives and Gov. Scott Walker announced a partnership that committed $25 million in taxpayer money, Kestrel has defaulted on state loans worth several million dollars and has delivered a small fraction of the 665 promised jobs.

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Sheriff David Clarke travels country, avoids questions, redacts records in his schedule

Posted by on Jun 7, 2017 in Exclusives, Milwaukee, News, Politics, Television, WITI | 0 comments

Sheriff David Clarke travels country, avoids questions, redacts records in his schedule

After seven months of inaction and two follow-up inquiries from FOX6, the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office provided Clarke's calendars for 90 of the 640 days, or 14 percent, that FOX6 requested to see from 2015 and 2016. There's no record of Clarke conducting business in Milwaukee County for 68 of the 90 days

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Red hat, pink hat: Covering President Trump’s inauguration and the divisions of America

Posted by on Feb 11, 2017 in Milwaukee, News, Politics, Television, WITI | 0 comments

Red hat, pink hat: Covering President Trump’s inauguration and the divisions of America

FOX6 photojournalist Jerry Imig and I spent four in Washington, D.C., covering President Donald Trump's inauguration. Just like at the 2016 political conventions, our assignment was simple: find the many Wisconsin connections, and tell their stories. It was the first inauguration I've covered.

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