U.S. Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Menomonee Falls, made a surprise appearance.After 39 years as a state and federal legislator, Sensenbrenner clearly owes more than a buck.
Sensenbrenner began by giving a dollar to the master of ceremonies, WISN-AM talk radio host Jay Weber. He joked that it was to buy a carbon credit to offset the hot air that he was about to give off.
"This issue is back. This issue is alive and well and our beloved governor has signed onto this," Sensenbrenner said, referring to global climate change.
Sensenbrenner believes that conservatives will be able to use climate change as an issue to show that conservatives are on the side of the people in the state of Wisconsin and throughout the country.
Wednesday, April 09, 2008
A dollar hardly covers his emissions
WisPolitics reports on the recent "Future Wisconsin" conference held by conservatives: