Bill Kaplan: Johnson supports shutdown during hurricane

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As Hurricane Ian approached-hit Florida, Wisconsin GOP Senator Ron Johnson voted twice for a federal government shutdown. Once again, he illuminated the differences between a showhorse (Johnson) and a workhorse, Wisconsin Democratic Senator Tammy Baldwin. Note: Wisconsin is one of only six states with U.S. senators of different political parties (Pew). From the beginning, Johnson has patronized the accomplished low-key Baldwin. When she was first elected to the Senate...

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