MADISON — Two of Gov. Scott
Walker's major financial backers are now helping to raise money
for Donald Trump.
Republican National Committee
Chairman Reince Priebus announced the creation of the Trump
Victory Committee on Tuesday. One of the vice-chairs is Beloit
billionaire Diane Hendricks.
Campaign finance reports show
Hendricks gave $5 million last year to Unintimidated PAC, a super
PAC formed to support Walker's ill-fated presidential bid.
According to government watchdog group Wisconsin Democracy
Campaign, she gave Walker $500,000 during his 2012 recall
Also serving on the Trump
fundraising committee is Elizabeth Uihlein. She and her husband,
Richard Uihlein, gave Unintimidated PAC $3 million last year.
Walker endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz
before Wisconsin's primary, but says he will support Trump as the