County Spokespeople Sent Regular News Updates to Scott Walker’s Campaign
Walker’s spokeswoman, Fran McLaughlin, was one of the
conduits between the county and campaign staff. When she got a question from a
reporter, she immediately had to send it to a personal email account, then
cover her tracks and send it to another email account (firstname.lastname@example.org), then send it
to Walker’s campaign team. Every press release had to be vetted by the
campaign, too, prosecutors said.
McLaughlin was given immunity and still works for the
Then there’s Bob Nenno, McLaughlin’s deputy, now the
proclamations director for the state of Wisconsin.
Nenno, like McLaughlin, was part of the campaign/county team
Seems that both McLaughlin and Nenno sent daily news updates
to Walker’s campaign. And no surprise here—Walker was copied on the emails.
Here’s just one of Nenno’s emails to the group, during the regular work day, but there are plenty more.