AG’s Ruling on Wells Praised by Special Interests that Spent $2.2M to Elect Him

 Schimel’s decision was  praised  by  Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce , the state’s largest business group, the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, and  Americans for Prosperity , founded and funded by Charles and David Koch.

Schimel’s decision was praised by Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce, the state’s largest business group, the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation, and Americans for Prosperity, founded and funded by Charles and David Koch.

Among Schimel’s contributions from the agriculture industry in 2013 and 2014 was $4,400 from about a half dozen factory farm owners. Topping the list of Schimel’s factory farm contributors was $1,000 each from Todd Willer, of Freedom, John and Keri Vosters, of Freedom, and James Ostrom, of De Pere, all owners of Milk Source, which operates about a half-dozen large farms throughout the state.