State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
Indicators that our country is headed the wrong direction are everywhere. Unemployment lingers at unacceptable levels and national debt continues to spiral out of control with no end in sight. Recent polls reveal nearly two-thirds of Americans believe the country is headed in the wrong direction. Now, the United States has slipped again in standing among most-competitive economies. During 2008, the
The organization releasing the rankings, the World Economic Forum, pointed to huge deficits as a major reason for the continuing slide. As we saw with the credit downgrade earlier this year, massive levels of debt have a discouraging impact on business. In
Things look bleak on the national level, however here in