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And that is only after their Local Bridge(s) are about to fall down ...


Scott Walker signs emergency declaration for sagging I-43 bridge

by Ashley Luthern of the Journal Sentinel, jsonline.com -- Sept. 27, 2013

Gov. Scott Walker signed a declaration of emergency Friday for the sagging Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge, which has been closed since Wednesday, a first step to make the bridge eligible for federal money for repairs.
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[Photo:  A span on the Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge in Green Bay shows signs of buckling Wednesday in this view looking west. Gov. Scott Walker signed an emergency declaration Friday that makes federal funds available for repairs.]


How does that Tea Party truism go --
"Never do for yourself, when you can get Washington DC to pay for it, and you still will get the good-governing credit for it."

Right Walker?  The Koch brothers have coached you well ...


And in related Koch-shill news, Governor Walker declares both sides -- Democrats and Republicans -- to be the hostage takers ... both to blame for the current FEDERAL Government Shutdown:


Scott Walker blames lawmakers in both parties for federal shutdown

by Patrick Marley of the Journal Sentinel, jsonline.com -- Oct. 2, 2013

Madison — Gov. Scott Walker blamed both Republicans and Democrats on Wednesday for shutting down the federal government and said the nation should be run more like Wisconsin.

"I think blame can go around for everybody," Walker told reporters during a news conference at the World Dairy Expo.
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Ummmh, hey Scottie you mean to rely on Federal Agencies (which are now on Furlough, BTW) to fix your own local, emergency infrastructure problems -- in their spare time, for free?


You mean THAT Wisconsin [sponsored-by-Koch™] downsize the Evil Govt way?




Originally posted to Digging up those Facts ... for over 8 years. on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 11:59 AM PDT.

Also republished by Badger State Progressive.

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