JS Online Excerpt: Daniel Bice
For someone who vowed to serve as a "citizen legislator," U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson certainly is acting like a seasoned Washington insider.
First, Johnson hired a former lobbyist as his chief of staff. Then he announced that he was running for a top GOP post in the Senate and created a leadership fund.
Now it turns out that Johnson has paid cash for a $1 million-plus D.C. house within walking distance of his Senate office.
No sleeping on a cot in his legislative office for this first-term Republican.