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Special Election for State Legislature Next Tuesday, Jan. 16

The special election for three seats in the state legislature, one state Senate seat and two state Assembly seats, is happening next Tuesday, January 16, 2018.  Here are the seats and candidates that are vying for them:

State Senate District 10 – Parts of Burnett, Dunn, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties

Dem: Patty Schachnter is the St. Croix County medical examiner and a Somerset School Board member from the town of Star Prairie.

GOP: Adam Jarchow has been in the state Assembly since  2014 representing the 28th Assembly District and is an attorney from Balsam Lake. Continue reading Special Election for State Legislature Next Tuesday, Jan. 16

Special Election Primary Results

Results are in for the primary special election held on Tuesday, December 19 to fill vacant seats in the state legislature.  The general special election is scheduled to follow on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

State Senate District 10 – Parts of Burnett, Dunn, Pierce, Polk and St. Croix counties

GOP: State Rep. Adam Jarchow (Balsam Lake, pictured) defeated state Rep. Shannon Zimmerman (River Falls). Continue reading Special Election Primary Results

Special Elections Set for State Legislature

Nomination papers have been filed and the fields are set for three special elections ordered by Governor Walker for seats in the state legislature.  Senate District 10 was vacated when Sheila Harsdorf was appointed Secretary of the Dept. of Ag, Trade & Consumer Protection, Assembly District 58 was vacated by the death of Rep. Bob Gannon and Assembly District 66 was vacated by Rep. Cory Mason being elected Mayor of Racine.

The primary election will be held on Tuesday, December 19 with the general election to follow on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.  Below are the candidates on the ballot in each race according to the Wisconsin Elections Commission: Continue reading Special Elections Set for State Legislature

Budget Listening Sessions

The following are budget listening sessions being held by state legislators in their districts. Please review as there may be one in your area. It is very important to attend and communicate your budget concerns with your legislators. Explain how the cuts in funding will affect students.  What legislators hear in these meetings does make a difference!  

Visit our State Budget page for information you can use in these meetings. Continue reading Budget Listening Sessions

Budget Listening Sessions

The following are budget listening sessions being held by state legislators in their districts. Please review the entire list as there may be one in your area. It is very important to attend and communicate your budget concerns with your legislators. Explain how the cuts in funding will affect students.  What legislators hear in these meetings does make a difference!  

Visit our State Budget page for information you can use in these meetings. Continue reading Budget Listening Sessions