The Joint Finance Committee today quickly approved Tony Evers' request for $94,600 to fund his transition team.
The proposal was introduced and adopted by unanimous consent in just a matter of minutes, a rarity for the committee. Lawmakers also didn't comment on the proposal before adopting it.
Most of the $94,600 would cover seven staff positions, including transition director JoAnne Anton, who was announced yesterday.
In addition to Anton, the transition team will consist of: a deputy director, press secretary, director of operations, director of personnel, receptionist and office assistant....