Walker’s train whistle welcome

Gov. Scott Walker supports the train!?

No, this isn’t an April Fools’ Day joke.

Walker announced Tuesday – three days before April 1 – that he is applying to the federal government for at least $150 million for more trains to run on Amtrak’s Hiawatha line between Milwaukee and Chicago. The money would cover two train sets, eight locomotives and a maintenance facility in Milwaukee. Read more…