By Jason Stein and Daniel Bice of the Journal Sentinel
Madison — Gov. Scott Walker's administration used phantom job
transfers this year to give double-digit pay raises to two employees and
a smaller raise to a third, quickly switching them from one post to as
many as three others and then back to their original jobs.
The biggest pay increase — $14,416 a year — went to a longtime state
economist who helped expose flaws in jobs statistics that were hurting
the governor's recall election chances, a Journal Sentinel review has