We never knew the exact numbers, now we do. Something really fishy has being going on between Governor Jim Doyle and
We already knew that Troha has aligned himself very nicely with the out of state Indian Tribes in order to purchase a casino in
So has Troha purchased Governor Jim Doyle?
Here are the details, per AP in the Milwaukee Journal(quote highlighted in blue) and Wisconsin Democracy Campaign(quote highlighted in red)-
In an unusual twist, members of one family represent Doyle’s largest Wisconsin, as well as out-of-state contributors from 2002 through 2005. The family is leading an effort to build a controversial $800 million off-reservation gambling casino in
From 2002 to 2005, gambling interests gave Doyle and the Democratic Party almost $1.3 million, while other candidates received almost nothing, an analysis done in February by the
1. Nathan and Tina Cambio of
2. Troha, his wife and eight other family members gave $152,500, the report said.
3. Troha also gave $50,000 to the Democratic Governors Association, and three members of his family gave the state Democratic Party $25,000, the report said.
So, is it any wonder that Governor Jim Doyle vetoed legislation that would have provided legislative oversight to the
We all knew that Troha was in deep with the Democrats and Governor Jim Doyle. Today we find out the exact numbers that Jim Doyle has benefited from Dennis Troha and his family.
Edited to add: Campaign donations are not illegal. The problem is, what is Dennis Troha getting for these massive campaign donations?