Rep. Steineke Statement on Justice David Prosser Retirement

Madison . . . Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke (R – Kaukauna) released the following statement in response to Justice David T. Prosser’s announcement that he will retire from the Wisconsin Supreme Court on July 31, after nearly18 years on the Court and four decades in public service to the state:   

“Justice Prosser will be remembered as a true public servant, having served the people of Wisconsin for more than 40 years. As a member of the Supreme Court, Justice Prosser’s passion and knowledge of the law was clearly evident.  Justice Prosser was also the Speaker of the State Assembly and Commissioner on the Wisconsin Tax Appeals Commission. In all of these roles, Justice Prosser served with honor and integrity. Wisconsin is grateful for the many contributions of Justice David Prosser and for his commitment to upholding the reputation of the institution of the Supreme Court.”