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Walker cancels grant to sportsmen's group

7:48 PM, Sep. 6, 2013
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The Legislature, not the Department of Natural Resources, is responsible for a $500,000 sporting heritage grant offered to a politically connected group and then rescinded after a public outcry, the Assembly's top Republican said Friday.

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, R-Rochester, said former Rep. Scott Suder, who recently stepped down as majority leader to take a job with the Public Service Commission, took the lead in adding the grant to the 2013-15 state budget.

Gov. Scott Walker asked DNR Secretary Cathy Stepp late Thursday to rescind the grant. ...

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