Senate and Assembly GOP Elects Leadership Teams

State Senate and Assembly Republicans recently elected their leadership teams for the 2017-18 legislative session which begins January 3.  After bolstering their majorities in the Nov. 8 election, Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald  & Assembly Speaker Robin Vos retained their positions without opposition. Here are the full results:

State Senate GOP Leadership Team

  • Majority Leader: Sen. Scott Fitzgerald (Juneau)
  • President: Sen. Roger Roth (Appleton)
  • President Pro Tempore: Sen. Howard Marklein (Spring Green)
  • Assistant Majority Leader: Sen. Leah Vukmir (Brookfield)
  • Majority Caucus Chair: Sen. Shelia Harsdorf (River Falls)
  • Majority Caucus Vice Chair: Sen. Van Wanggaard (Racine)

State Assembly Leadership Team

  • Speaker: Rep. Robin Vos (Rochester)
  • Majority Leader: Rep. Jim Steineke (Kaukauna)
  • Speaker Pro Tempore: Rep. Tyler August (Lake Geneva)
  • Assistant Majority Leader: Rep. Rob Brooks (Saukville)
  • Majority Caucus Chair: Rep. Dan Knodl (Germantown)
  • Majority Caucus Vice Chair: Rep. Romaine Quinn (Rice Lake)
  • Caucus Sergeant-at-Arms: Rep. Sam Kerkman (Salem)
  • Caucus Secretary: Rep. Jessie Rodriguez (Oak Creek)

Read More: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel; Wisconsin State Journal