Clarke runs as a Democrat but behaves like a Republican.
One inmate died of dehydration; that death has been ruled a homicide, and reports indicate some water in the inmate's cell had been shut off.
As the Journal Sentinel reported:
The death of an inmate in the Milwaukee County Jail has been ruled a homicide, four months after corrections officers reportedly cut off his water supply for an extended period of time.
The cause of death was dehydration, with other significant conditions including bipolar disorder, according to autopsy results released Thursday by the Milwaukee County medical examiner's office....
Testing after Thomas died revealed "profound dehydration," according to the medical examiner's office.