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Wis. rail backers protest Gov. elect’s plans

Posted on December 16, 2010

MILWAUKEE — On Monday, protesters gathered at City Hall, claiming that Gov.-elect Scott Walker drove away 15,000 jobs with his decision to turn down federal high-speed rail funds, wisn.com reports. This is the second protest of the Governor-elect’s rejection of the funds.

The protesters are calling on Walker to include Milwaukee job creation in a special emergency jobs session of the legislature next month, on his first day in office. For the full story, click here.

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