Fitzgerald: Evers isn’t ‘up to the job’


Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, R-Juneau, told GOP activists Dem Gov. Tony Evers isn’t “up to the job.”
Speaking alongside Joint Finance Co-chair John Nygren, Fitzgerald told the state GOP convention he viewed Evers as a reluctant candidate for guv against Scott Walker in 2018 who didn’t really want the job and has now proven he can’t meet the demands of the position.
Fitzgerald said Evers’ lack of affinity for the job left a void in the guv’s office that has been filled by staff who aren’t “policy people,” calling it “the greatest weakness” of his operation.
Relations between the guv...

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