Governor Evers Pardon Count at 337

(Wisconsin) Governor Tony Evers office says the Governor has issued more pardons than any Wisconsin governor since 1977.  The Evers administration announced 30 more names on Tuesday morning.  In three years Evers has granted a total of 337 pardons.  His Republican predecessor, Scott Walker, didn’t grant any during his eight years in office.  Evers said he is proud of his administration’s work to provide second chances to people.  Former Governor Patrick Lucey issued 457 pardons during his time in office between 1971 and 1977. -WRN