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By Susan Riseling

In 2011, lately elected Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker brought his model of “dropping a bomb” with the funds fix invoice. A View from the inner covers the thirty demanding days following his statement that will positioned an finish to public unions in Wisconsin. One and a part million humans descended upon the Capitol construction in Madison, jamming its hallways and flooding its grounds to protest.
Author Susan Riseling, leader of Police, collage of Wisconsin-Madison, bargains this compelling insider’s point of view of these protests, in line with 1000's of pages of exact police studies and different files from these history-making days.

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