Tom Ament was Milwaukee County Executive from 1992-2002. He resigned in the wake of an uproar over the approval of significant pension benefit changes. He was succeeded in office by Scott Walker.
Ament was born on November 17th, 1937.
Ament passed away on March 10th, 2014.
Articles Referencing Tom Ament
May 16th, 2014 by Michael Horne
Drew and his wife, consultant Mary Cannon, made a lot of money working from their lovely West Side colonial home. It's on the Spaces and Traces tour tomorrow.
Mar 11th, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
Former county exec’s lucrative pension plan caused scandal, transformed Milwaukee politics, and led way for Scott Walker.
Mar 6th, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
Republicans say the John Doe probe proves bias. So does the federal suit against DA. Are they right?
Feb 6th, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
DA targeted by right wingers outraged by John Doe and liberal blacks angered by suspects killed in custody.
Jan 21st, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
City Attorney’s legal opinion helps clarify things, but it’s still a contentious issue.
Dec 17th, 2013 by Bruce Murphy
Author of infamous pension plan also devised a 1990 measure giving supervisors unconstitutional power over executive appointees.