Press Releases

    • Decriminalization Key Factor in Stemming Tide of Mass Incarceration “I am proud to be co-authoring this important legislation to decriminalize possession of 28 grams – 1 ounce – or less of marijuana. The weaponization of drug possession laws, particularly marijuana, has been the driver of the state of ramped mass incarceration in which we find ourselves.
    • Criminal Justice Reform Must Include Reforming Bail Jumping “The bottom line is that these charges do nothing more to increase people showing up for their court dates than the use of bail modification or revocation.
    • Sen. Hansen and Rep. Crowley Introduce Legislation on Presidential Tax Returns “American citizens have the right to discern important financial information of those they are choosing to occupy the most powerful position in the world. The people deserve to know, with a high degree of confidence, that any decisions being made on their behalf are being done with their best
    • Blocking the Power of the People: Political Gerrymandering in the Supreme Court “I am incredibly disappointed in the Supreme Court’s decision to remove itself from political gerrymandering cases. The 5-4 decision permits partisan legislators to continue to draw unfair maps and manipulate the very foundation of our democracy. This ruling was partisan and yet another indicator of
    • Juneteenth Day Milwaukee “Juneteenth is a day to celebrate African American freedom and achievement, encourage continuous self-development and respect for all cultures, and reflect on the history of slavery and the lives lost in the fight for equal rights.”


    • The Crowley Connect - August 2019 I introduced several bills, including legislation requiring the release of a presidential candidate’s tax returns and raising the tobacco purchasing age to 21. I also unveiled our Unlock the Vote package, which aims to restore voting rights to those previously incarcerated and to correctly count
    • The Crowley Connect The last few months have been busy for the state of Wisconsin, especially here at the Capitol. I have introduced a number of bills to the Assembly, including legislation relating to Automatic Voter Registration, to create safer roads in the City of Milwaukee, and to appropriate funds for Census prep




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David Crowley
State Representative
17th Assembly District