- Republican Senator Mike Ellis denies doing anything illegal. He also claims that a video taken without his knowledge is misleading.A conservative activist oraganization known for hidden-camera videos, released the recording of Ellias yesterday. In the video Ellis talks about raising money for a super PAC to attack his Democratic opponent Representative Penny Bernard Schaber.
It is against Wisconsin law for a candidate to coordinate with political action committees or outside groups.Ellis says he understands that he looks ``terrible'' in the video.However he never acted on the discussion after realizing the next day that what he was talking about was illegal.(Copyright 2014 Associated Press - All Rights Reserved)
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