Update: Andy Gronik & Dana Wachs have announced they are ending their campaigns after the release of the latest Marquette Law School Poll.
Editor’s Note: The role of the WASB during this election cycle will be to share information with our members relating to positions or statements by candidates relating to K-12 education issues. The WASB does not endorse candidates for office. The statements in the news articles referenced are those of the candidate(s) and the reporters who wrote the articles and not those of the WASB.
The Democrats running for governor have been discussing a variety of K-12 issues at candidate forums and in response to media inquiries. Ten Democrats are currently in the race and the winner of the August 14 primary will face incumbent GOP Gov. Scott Walker in November.
Below are several links to recent stories including discussion of K-12 education:
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:
- Democratic governor candidates address Wisconsin achievement gaps
- Democrats say they would repeal Act 10 if they unseat Gov. Scott Walker
Wisconsin State Journal:
Racine Journal Times: