Vice President Mike Pence praised federal tax cuts and offered put-downs of Wisconsin Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin, during a speech in Milwaukee Wednesday afternoon. > Wisconsin Public Radio
When VP Mike Pence was in Milwaukee Wednesday, Democrats gathered outside ahead of his visit to give what they called “the other side of the story.” While the LGBTQ community issued a statement saying Pence and Gov. Scott Walker have anti-gay policies, others criticized tax reform. > FOX 6 Milwaukee
Before his appearances in the Milwaukee area today, Vice President Mike Pence wrote a guest column appearing in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel about how the new tax cuts are working for Wisconsinites.
Vice President Mike Pence will attend three events in Wisconsin during a visit Wednesday, April 25, one of which will also include U.S. Rep. Glenn Grothman and a top Foxconn executive. He’ll wrap up his visit with an evening fundraiser for Gov. Scott Walker. > FOX 6 Milwaukee
In his first Wisconsin appearance since announcing he will not seek re-election this fall, House Speaker Paul Ryan addressed members of the state’s largest business lobby Friday in Madison. Ryan listed the Republican tax overhaul and boosting military funding as two of his proudest accomplishments while in office. > Cap Times
In defending President Trump and the recent tax overhaul during a town hall meeting in Hayward, Congressman Sean Duffy claimed that millionaires would probably say they had not gained much from the new tax reform law, but that they still supported it since it enhanced the economy and helped middle-income Americans. > Cap Times
Gov. Walker sat down with CNBC’s Wilfred Frost this morning to discuss domestic and international trade relations, as well as his view of what tax reform will mean for Wisconsin families. You can watch the clip here.