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Ellipsis Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-11-11 07:37 AM
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16. More on Tim Russell... More Questions Arise Around Walker Crony.
Milwaukee County Supervisor John F. Weishan, Jr., is calling on County Executive Scott Walker to disclose the full work history of the Housing Division administrator, Mr. Timothy Russell. It has been brought to Supervisor Weishans attention that Mr. Russell was terminated from a previous position at the Wisconsin Housing & Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) for illegal use of a department credit card for his personal use.

After reviewing the past resumes of Mr. Russell, submitted to the County Board when he was considered for the position of Economic Development Director, I could not find any mention of this infraction, Supervisor Weishan said. Its time for the County Executive and Mr. Russell to come clean about the Housing Division administrators work history.

To clear up any misunderstanding related to Mr. Russells background, Supervisor Weishan sent a letter to the County Executive asking that he or Mr. Russell provide documentation from WHEDA that contradicts the accusation. Supervisor Weishan is also asking the County Executive if he had any knowledge of Mr. Russells reasons for leaving WHEDA and the accusation being made before hiring him for various high level positions in the administration.

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  -The Milwaukee County DA & GAB to hold News conference on, separate, unrelated to "the 14000" story Ellipsis  Apr-11-11 06:08 AM   #0 
  - Yes  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 06:14 AM   #1 
  - Bloggin Blue says... Tim Russell and Darlene Wink- allegations - illegal campaign work for the Gov.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 06:17 AM   #2 
  - Yes, this from comments on a JS-online article...  HereSince1628   Apr-11-11 06:19 AM   #3 
     - If Walker ordered them to do it... hello Governor Kleefisch!  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 06:30 AM   #6 
     - A few more possible players...  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-11-11 07:11 AM   #15 
        - Oooo, I hate Bucher.  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 07:39 AM   #17 
        - What's the scoop on him?-nt  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-11-11 08:45 AM   #26 
        - Well, he's generally a supreme asshole... just on a personal level.  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 09:19 AM   #29 
           - Niiiiice guy  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-11-11 09:26 AM   #30 
        - Bucher is another Waukesha County conservanazi prick.  TxVietVet   Apr-11-11 11:04 AM   #36 
        - Kreklow was Walkers budget director.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 07:43 AM   #19 
        - Rumor... Tom Nardelli - Walkers Chief of Staff.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 07:57 AM   #22 
           - yeah - that's a zinger  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-11-11 08:44 AM   #25 
  - Sounds like...  TurningPointTime   Apr-11-11 06:21 AM   #4 
  - If they're Republicans and they're tied to Walker  rpannier   Apr-11-11 06:22 AM   #5 
  - If you're going to be so self-assured, at least go to the effort to learn the place names.  TroglodyteScholar   Apr-11-11 06:38 AM   #7 
  - Where did I imply that I was so self assured  rpannier   Apr-11-11 07:01 AM   #10 
     - I'm just glad this didn't happen in Oconomowoc.  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 07:03 AM   #11 
        - Me too  rpannier   Apr-11-11 07:04 AM   #12 
  - Darlene Wink she was spending much of her day posting comments favorable to her boss  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 06:50 AM   #8 
     - That kind of thing might make them feel good,  tanyev   Apr-11-11 07:40 AM   #18 
  - Here's another link  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 06:57 AM   #9 
  - More on Tim Russell... More Questions Arise Around Walker Crony.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 07:37 AM   #16 
  - Walker staffer quits after admitting she posted Web comments while at work  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 07:04 AM   #13 
  - There ya go - proof that many of the pro-RW posters are paid hacks  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-11-11 07:56 AM   #21 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Apr-11-11 07:05 AM   #14 
  - John Doe Probe Becoming Whos Who List For Defense Attorneys  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 07:51 AM   #20 
  - Suppose this has anything to do with Walker turning down  shraby   Apr-11-11 08:39 AM   #23 
     - I thought about that... Well, we'll find out today.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 08:42 AM   #24 
  - $43,800 returned to rail chief, his employees - used company money to reimburse employees donations.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 08:51 AM   #27 
  - Partnering with,State of Wis. and participating county governments, the WSOR plans to expand.  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 09:03 AM   #28 
  - ZING! Railroad executive charged with campaign law violations (WISCONSIN)  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 10:32 AM   #31 
     - WTF? We all know how much value walker puts on rail.  Blue Owl   Apr-11-11 10:37 AM   #32 
     - :o  PeaceNikki   Apr-11-11 10:39 AM   #33 
     - I hope there is more to it than this...  eowyn_of_rohan   Apr-11-11 10:40 AM   #34 
     - Wow! This is a Goddamn greek tragedy!  Ellipsis   Apr-11-11 10:59 AM   #35 
 

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