Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:20:16 GMT
How negative ads could sway the Governor's race
"If someone is running a campaign saying, 'the reason you should vote for me is because of my record building (Trek) into what it is today,' she should not only get credit for things that are positive," Walker said. "She should also take responsibility for things ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:49:29 GMT
Reality Check: Ad continues attacks on Trek outsourcing
He never names the company in the ad, but he's talking about her work at Trek Bicycle. "Mary Burke is trying to sell us on her experience at her family business," the ad says. "But she forgot to mention that they make 99 percent of their bikes overseas in places ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:34:05 GMT
Walker won't say whether Trek is good for Wisconsin
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (blog)
Madison -- GOP Gov. Scott Walker continued his attack on his Democratic opponent Wednesday for her time at Trek Bicycle Corp., but declined to take a stance on the company itself. Walker said Mary Burke, whose father founded Trek, was hypocritical for ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:52:11 GMT
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker claims his wealthy Democratic opponent is “sending jobs overseas.” But Mary Burke says the family company, Trek Bicycle Corporation, is “making more bikes in the U.S. than anyone.” Both are at least partly correct, but neither is ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:05:47 GMT
The Trek feud: It's just politics
Beloit Daily News
TREK has a great reputation locally, nationally, and internationally. It produces more bikes in the USA than any other bike company. Scott also does not understand the bicycle business. If he had it his way, TREK would be out of business. The only bike ...
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:49:27 PDT