”’Saw about two or three more, four or five, then I saw agents getting out of the car and putting on their jackets, that’s what identified it, FBI on the back of the jackets,’ said Madison resident Dale Reichers.
Reichers says he saw the law enforcement teams show up at his neighbor’s house before 7 a.m. His neighbor is Cynthia Archer, one of Governor Walker’s most trusted allies—until last month, when she abruptly resigned her $124,000-a-year job as deputy secretary of the agency that oversees state contracts.
Archer had followed Walker to the governor’s office last November after she was his top county staffer in Milwaukee. Walker’s Milwaukee chief of staff Tom Nardelli also followed to the capitol and like Archer also quit his $90,000 new state job this summer.
As FBI agents searched Archer’s home, she wasn’t seen. Witnesses saw at least one large box being removed and put into an agent’s car.”
Probe surrounding Wisconsin governor apparently growing