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New State Representative Staush Gruszynski Inaugurated PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Assembly Democrats, Sean Kennedy   
Monday, 07 January 2019 16:04

assembly-wiFormer Brown County Supervisor starts new job in Madison, is honored to represent the people of Green Bay.

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 March 2019 13:29
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Sturgeon Bay's Frostman to Join New Evers Cabinet PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Evers Press Wisconsin   
Saturday, 05 January 2019 12:24

caleb-frostmanGreen Bay area leader and state senator for the 1st Senate District included as Governor-elect announces more appointments on Thursday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 March 2019 13:29
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Kids’ Galas in Appleton, Madison, and Milwaukee This Weekend PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Our Wisconsin Values, Brandon Weathersby   
Saturday, 05 January 2019 11:10

tony-evers-winPublic events part of kick-off for the 2019 Inauguration weekend

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 March 2019 13:29
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Democrat Emerson Has Eau Claire Ceremony Friday PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Assembly Democrats, Crystal Miller   
Friday, 04 January 2019 11:52

Jodi EmersonEvent precedes official inauguration at the State Capitol in Madison on Monday.


EAU CLAIRE - On Friday, January 4th, Rep.-elect Jodi Emerson (D-Eau Claire) will be sworn in as the next State Representative for the 91st Assembly District at an in-district ceremony ahead of Monday’s inauguration at the State Capitol in Madison. The event will take place at the Eau Claire County Courthouse, and Judge Sarah Harless will preside.

“I'm honored to be representing the 91st District in Madison. As a person who has a background in community advocacy, I believe firmly that being a State Representative is about being an advocate for my community and I will do my best to work every day for the people of the 91st. As we enter our first session of divided government in nearly a decade, I hope all elected officials are able to come together to work for the people of Wisconsin.”

WHAT: Rep. Elect Jodi Emerson 91ST District Swearing in Ceremony

WHERE: Eau Claire County Courthouse, 721 Oxford Avenue, County Board Room, Eau Claire WI

WHEN: Friday, 3 PM

Last Updated on Saturday, 02 March 2019 13:30
 
Protections for Wisconsinites with Pre-existing Conditions Are on the Line PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Democratic Party of Wisconsin, Alex Japko   
Wednesday, 31 October 2018 14:16

healthcareScott Walker is still suing to end the ACA and gut protections for pre-existing conditions.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 October 2018 14:27
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League of Women Voters Oppose ICE Arrests in Wisconsin PDF Print E-mail
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Written by League of Women Voters WI, Erin Grunze   
Friday, 28 September 2018 15:20

ice-arrest-familyThose arrested were not criminals, but rather family members taken from their homes, vehicles, and jobs.

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Roys Gets Support in Northeast Wisconsin PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Kelda for Governor Press   
Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:29

kelda-roys-for-govDemocratic candidate for governor Kelda Roys adds endorsements from nine more state and local elected officials.


MADISON, WI - Kelda Roys has secured the endorsement of nine state and local elected officials throughout Northeastern Wisconsin.

tom-nelsonRoys has been endorsed by:

  • Outagamie County Executive Tom Nelson

  • State Representative Amanda Stuck

  • Former State Senator Jess King

  • Outagamie County Supervisor Cathy Thompson

  • Outagamie County Supervisor & Grand Chute Town Supervisor Travis Thyssen

  • Winnebago County Supervisor Stephanie Spellman

  • Appleton Alderman Bob Baker

  • Winnebago City Supervisor Aaron Wojciechowski

  • Neenah Alderwoman Danae Steele

“I’m proud to have earned support from so many state and local elected officials all across Wisconsin,” said Roys. “Our movement to restore opportunity and fairness to Wisconsin is growing every single day. These elected officials know I am the strongest candidate to beat Scott Walker in November.”

Roys has previously been endorsed by many national and state organizations and leaders, including EMILY’s List, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, NARAL Pro-Choice America, Bon Iver, the Network for Public Education, the Wisconsin Gazette, Women’s March WI, National Organization for Women - Wisconsin, Feminist Majority PAC, WUFPAC, Demand Universal Healthcare, Moms Demand Action Candidate Distinction, #VoteProChoice, Andy Gronik, Diane Ravitch, Rep. Lisa Subeck, Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa, Rep. Nick Milroy, Rep. Christine Sinicki, philanthropist Lynde Uihlein, and many local elected officials and leaders.

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Kelda Roys, 39, is a small business owner, attorney, former state representative, and past head of NARAL Pro-Choice Wisconsin, who has been standing up for women and families throughout her career. In the Assembly, she stood out as an influential and effective lawmaker, delivering results for working families and helping lead the opposition to Governor Scott Walker’s divisive agenda. As the parent and stepparent of four girls, Roys will fight for paid family leave, affordable childcare, student debt relief, great schools, and healthcare for all. In a year in which Wisconsin voters are ready for change, Kelda Roys provides the clearest contrast to Scott Walker.

 
Conservation Wins in Special Election with Frostman PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Wisconsin Conservation Voters, Ryan Billingham   
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 16:28

caleb-frostman-farmNon-partisan League of Conservation Voters says Caleb Frostman will be a conservation champion for his constituents.


GREEN BAY – Voters in the special election in Senate District 1 chose a conservation champion to represent them at the capitol today.

Executive Director Kerry Schumann had this to say of the victory:

clean-drinking-water“Caleb Frostman will be a conservation champion for his constituents. Voters in Senate District 1 sent a clear message tonight that clean water, abundant natural resources, and public health are priorities for every Wisconsinite. Caleb Frostman is about solutions. He will work to ensure we can hunt, fish, hike, and camp in a beautiful Wisconsin. He will fight for safe drinking water in the communities he represents. Congratulations to Caleb Frostman on his excellent campaign and his well-deserved win.

This election was all about clean drinking water. Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters is proud to have helped tell that story through television, radio, a robust phone campaign, and extensive door-to-door canvassing.

This election almost didn’t happen. Gov. Scott Walker was frightened by who might win and he tried to skirt the law. Wisconsin is brimming with people tired of their state being abused by corporate polluters who keep Walker in power. In November, the same folks who elected Caleb Frostman will know what to do.”

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Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to electing conservation leaders, holding decision makers accountable, and encouraging lawmakers to champion conservation policies that effectively protect Wisconsin's public health and natural resources.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 June 2018 16:36
 
Wisconsin Again Votes For Change PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Democratic Party of Wisconsin, Melanie Conklin   
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 12:22

caleb-frostmanVoters reject Gov. Walker and Republican agenda in special elections. Caleb Frostman wins senate seat in northeastern Wisconsin with 23 point swing toward Democratic candidate from 2016. Ann Groves Lloyd also dramatically over-performed last night where Trump won by double digits.

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Walker's Wisconsin Series Debuts “A Place Far From Home” PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Wisconsin Conservation Voters, Ryan Billingham   
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 14:39

metallic-sulfide-mining-runoffConservation Voters Launch Series Detailing Walker’s Abysmal Record on the Environment.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 May 2018 15:10
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