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Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

Scott Walker Dumped as Chair of the Jobs Agency He Created

Mary Bottari | Posted 05.26.2016 | Politics
Mary Bottari

Walker created his flagship Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) in 2011 and named himself Chairman of the Board. Now, as allegations of cronyism and corruption engulf WEDC, the Republican-controlled Joint Finance Committee has removed Walker as Chairman.

Despite Saying State Is 'Broke,' Walker-Created Agency Has Spent Almost $60,000 On iPads

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

A new Wisconsin public-private economic development agency created by Republican Gov. Scott Walker spent almost $60,000 on iPads and 3G Service for th...