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Environmental groups feared proposed changes to Wisconsin mining regulations would pose serious risks to the state's natural resources, yet Gov. Scott Walker supported it. Now newly released documents show a mining firm secretly steered $700,000 into "independent" efforts to provide political cover for the embattled governor.

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