MADISON — A
legislator making a longshot bid for governor says he's planning
to have someone in a chicken suit follow Democratic gubernatorial
hopeful Mary Burke around.
Hulsey, a Madison Democrat, announced Monday he'll enter the race.
Three other Democrats are vying for the party's nomination,
including Burke, Hariprasad Trivedi and Marcia (MARH'-see-ah)
Mercedes Perkins. Burke, a former Trek Bicycle Corp. executive, is
the clear front-runner.
Hulsey on Tuesday
challenged Burke to a debate in each of Wisconsin's 72 counties.
He says he expects Burke will decline. Then he plans to have a
volunteer in a chicken suit and T-shirt that reads "Too
Chicken to be Governor" follow Burke around wherever she
A Burke campaign
spokesman didn't immediately respond to an email.