This is beyond absurd:
What’s truly absurd about Gov. Walker’s comment that his wife would like it if he went back to the private sector and made some real money is the fact that Scott Walker has never actually worked in the private sector. Scott Walker has been an elected official for 19 of the 44 years he’s been on planet Earth, and his only work experience as an adult consists of 4 years spent working full-time in marketing and fundraising at the American Red Cross, a nonprofit organization.
What’s also absurd is the fact that Scott Walker apparently thinks his six-figure salary as Governor of the State of Wisconsin isn’t “real money,” because I know a bunch of hardworking public employees who could only wish they made six figures to do their jobs.
Sure, Scott Walker could probably make some money in the private sector now that he’s spent virtually his entire adult life as an elected official, but it’s not as if Scott Walker was making a mint in the private sector before he ran for elected office.