Rebecca Kleefisch's file:
Kleefisch

Republican from Wisconsin

Rebecca Kleefisch, a Republican, is lieutenant governor of Wisconsin. A former TV anchor and reporter, most recently with WISN-TV in Milwaukee, she was elected in November 2010 on a ticket with Scott Walker.

Recent statements involving Rebecca Kleefisch

"Wisconsin still ranks first among the 50 states in manufacturing jobs per capita."  

Says Democratic recall opponent Mahlon Mitchell sent a letter "encouraging folks to boycott more than 100 companies."

Says she made a "cold call" and persuaded an Illinois company to relocate to Wisconsin. 

As Dane County executive, Kathleen Falk raised property taxes by "millions of dollars every year" and approved the second highest increase in the state in 2010.

Wisconsin’s monthly job reports have a "margin of error" of 75 percent and were "way off" in eight of first 10 months of 2011.

Recent stories featuring Rebecca Kleefisch

Fact-checking the GOP:

Wisconsin’s job growth in 2013 was the best since the 1990s?

At least 70 percent of residents approve of the state’s wildly controversial collective bargaining reform law?

When Republicans ran Washington, they let the food stamp rolls skyrocket?

We revisit these and other recent claims by Wisconsin Republicans ahead of their annual state convention.

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