Morning Links for Feb. 27, 2015

What we’re reading on this Friday morning. Gov. Scott Walker may have pushed his resume to the breaking point while speaking at CPAC and equating Act 10 protesters to ISIS. Meanwhile, the governor is planning a new European trade mission. His last trip to London was perceived as an early step in burnishing his foreign policy credentials.  Federal authorities are coming down hard on three Milwaukee sisters accused of filing fraudulent tax returns and attempting to collect almost $1 million in refunds. According to Reuters, officials are debating whether to get smallpox on a new Ebola vaccine and recommend widespread vaccinations.…

What we’re reading on this Friday morning.

  • Gov. Scott Walker may have pushed his resume to the breaking point while speaking at CPAC and equating Act 10 protesters to ISIS.
  • Meanwhile, the governor is planning a new European trade mission. His last trip to London was perceived as an early step in burnishing his foreign policy credentials.
  •  Federal authorities are coming down hard on three Milwaukee sisters accused of filing fraudulent tax returns and attempting to collect almost $1 million in refunds.
  • According to Reuters, officials are debating whether to get smallpox on a new Ebola vaccine and recommend widespread vaccinations.
  • Fancy NASA video on Saharan dust and how it travels in a plume across the globe.

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Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.