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Thursday, November 21, 2019
Wisconsin: Former State Senator George Petak looks back at vote that led to his recall
In 1996, State Senator George Petak cast the decisive vote for a .1 % sales tax to finance the Miller Park (the Brewers Stadium). The result was a recall that led to Petak's ouster (and flipped the Senate from D to R). The tax is now set to end in 2020, and Petak looks back at the vote.