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.
Wisconsin Emergency Management, ReadyWisconsin, the National Weather Service and the Wisconsin Broadcasters Association care collaborating to declare April 13 through April 17, 2015, Wisconsin Tornado and Severe Weather Awareness Week. Each year one week is designated to prepare and remind Wisconsinites about preparation for serve weather cause to property and life.
Monday, April 13, 2015, 7:00 PM a public hearing is scheduled at every Wisconsin county allowing individuals interested in natural resources management an opportunity to vote and provide testimony about fish and wildlife management rule changes and advisory questions. In addition, county residents have the option to compete for a seat on the Conservation Congress or elect other delegates within their county. The locations of the hearings for each county are at this link. Information about the hearings are at the DNR Conservation Congress homepage.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015, is General Election Day. Polls open at 7:00 AM and close at 8:00 PM.
Today, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld Wisconsin voter ID law by rejecting the argument that requiring voters to present photo identification at the polls is disenfranchisement. In reaction, Senate President Mary Lazich (R- New Berlin) issued the following remarks: