How's That "Throw the Crooked Bastards Out" Taste Now, Tea Party?

Ah, this just in from the new “Take Back Our Country From the Fat Cat Special Interests” election of 2012, in the great state of Wisconsin.

• “Republican Gov.-elect Scott Walker plans to give any excess money raised for his inauguration to his campaign fund and the state Republican Party — instead of to charity — in a move that drew ridicule Wednesday.”

• “Sen.-elect Ron Johnson has just hired his chief of staff, Don Kent. While the official release describes Kent as a former Dept. of Homeland Security worker, that’s not Kent’s only job experience. After leaving DHS, where Kent worked for Michael Chertoff, Kent became a lobbyist at Navigators Global, where he ‘heads up the Homeland Security practice.’”