Thursday, June 22, 2017

Wisconsin Public Radio interview with Tommy Thompson Lobbying for Wisconsin, Midwest Interests

Posted on Jan 2, 2014

From Wisconsin Public Radio: Thompson Say He’s Hopeful For High-Speed Rail, Alternative Energy Development Joy Cardin welcomes former Wisconsin governor Tommy Thompson for a discussion of issues facing the state and Midwest.  He explains why he says the region is often overlooked by federal decision-makers, and how he insists the advocacy group that he’s helping to lead will improve life for America’s heartland. Former Gov. Tommy...

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Non-partisan Group to Drive Midwest Priorities in D.C.

Posted on Dec 12, 2013

Former Governors Tommy Thompson and Ben Nelson to serve as co-chairmen of The Midwest Council (Madison, WI)– Improving the economic prosperity and quality of life for Midwest communities and businesses are primary objectives of the newly formed Midwest Council, Executive Director Tyler Foti announced today. The new non-partisan alliance will draw members from all economic sectors and address important policy issues that will arise and be...

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Tommy Thompson helping launch advocacy group for Midwest

Posted on Dec 12, 2013

Tommy Thompson is teaming up with another former governor to help advocate for the nation’s heartland in the halls of its Capitol.
Thompson, a Republican, and former Nebraska governor and U.S. Sen. Ben Nelson, a Democrat, are the co-chairmen of the fledgling Midwest Council, which is seeking to lobby for the easy-to-overlook region before Congress.

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