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 15:03:00 GMT
GOP files complaint on Trek ad
MADISON (AP) — The Wisconsin Republican Party filed a complaint Tuesday with the state elections board over a full-page newspaper ad by Trek Bicycle Corp., saying it amounts to an illegal contribution to Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:05:51 GMT
News from around Wisconsin at 5:28 am CDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The Wisconsin Republican Party filed a complaint Tuesday with the state elections board over a full-page newspaper ad by Trek Bicycle Corp., saying it amounts to an illegal contribution to Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mary ...
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 05:56:07 PDT