MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Republican Sen. Ron Johnson plans to release a report this week detailing a congressional committee's yearlong investigation into a painkiller-abuse scandal at Tomah's Veterans Affairs medical facility.
The report on the facility once known as "Candy Land" comes as Johnson is in the middle of a tough re-election fight with Democrat Russ Feingold.
Johnson plans to release the report on Tuesday. The committee he chairs is also holding a hearing in Tomah to discuss the report that day.
Tomah has already been a flashpoint in Johnson's race against Feingold. A group supporting Johnson has attacked Feingold for not doing enough to curb problems at Tomah, and Feingold has responded with an ad blaming Johnson for inaction.