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Gov. Tony Evers this week settled an open records lawsuit filed against him last year by state Rep. John Nygren, releasing 10,000 records and paying $40,000 in legal fees.
In a statement, the governor did not admit to breaking the law, but said he had no time to waste in court during the current COVID-19 crisis. But Nygren retorted breaking the law is exactly what the governor was admitting he did.
Last November, Nygren, the Assembly chairman of the Legislature’s Joint Finance ...
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