The State Representative from…Walmart?

City officials in Green Bay, WI, are fighting a proposed Walmart in the city’s historic Broadway district, but one state lawmaker has voiced a different opinion. State Representative John Klenke has said this week that he will ask the state’s Building Commission to reconsider $2 million set aside for the expansion of the city’s convention center if the city blocks the Walmart opening.

This week in Walton news: It’s only Wednesday edition

We know it’s only Wednesday, but it’s already been a busy enough week for the Waltons that we thought a roundup was in order:

Christy Walton sending big bucks to right-wing darling (and recall target) Scott Walker

Gov. Scott Walker Starring in Total RecallChristy Walton, Walmart heiress and the world’s richest woman seven years running, neither lives nor is a registered voter in Wisconsin, but she has nonetheless wielded her immense fortune to cast a symbolic vote in tomorrow’s historic gubernatorial recall election.