Vulnerable incumbent Senator Johnson is facing intense scrutiny after bombshell reporting from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel uncovered that the multi-millionaire paid virtually nothing in state income taxes in 2017 –– and refused to tell Wisconsinites why.
It’s not the first time that Johnson has faced criticism for rigging the tax system. He changed language in the GOP’s 2017 tax scam bill to benefit himself and his big-money donors and special interest friends.
See what Wisconsinites are reading and watching about their self-serving Senator:
Associated Press: Sen. Ron Johnson paid little in income taxes in 2017
“Republican Senator Ron Johnson in the spotlight tonight over income taxes from 2017.”
“Senator Ron Johnson paid little in state income taxes in 2017. That’s despite reporting an income of at least $450,000 that year.”