Clarke says he’s headed to DHS, Walker to pick replacement

Photo by Saiyna Bashir, The Capital Times
Photo by Saiyna Bashir, The Capital Times

Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke, who announced in a radio interview today he's leaving his post to join the Trump administration, said he has several people in mind to replace him.
A Department of Homeland Security spokeswoman did not confirm Clarke's appointment.
Clarke told conservative talk show host Vicki McKenna while the ultimate decision on a replacement will be up to Gov. Scott Walker, he hopes to have input on the decision because he's the one who won his latest four-year term, which ends in early 2019.
"Ultimately, the decision will be his," said Clarke, who's going to the Department ...

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