Press Releases

    • Black Caucus Leadership Elections Held Representative David Crowley of Milwaukee’s 17th District will Chair the caucus, and will reprise his role as co-Chair of the Black and Latino Caucus for a second straight term. Rep. Crowley said, “I look forward to continuing to lead the Caucus as we work for Wisconsinites of color.
    • Rep. Crowley Statement Regarding Body Cam Footage Release "While I am deeply disturbed and appalled with the blatant abuse of power by the Milwaukee Police Officers involved in the Sterling Brown incident, I cannot say that I am surprised. Across the nation, African Americans have been subject to unjust and unwarranted police brutality for decades.
    • Rep. Crowley: “It’s Been a Long Time Coming” “I am extremely proud of what we have accomplished today on juvenile justice reform. AB953 is the culmination of years of hard work by many of my dedicated colleagues. It has been an absolute honor and a privilege to have helped bring together the actors that produced the product that we have passed
    • School Safety Starts with Expanding Background Checks “Background checks are the single most effective way to save lives and keep guns out of the hands of dangerous people. Yet today, when Governor Walker called for a special session on school safety, not one bill being proposed would close the loopholes in our current background check system.
    • Governor Walker Attempting to Buy His Third Term “It is becoming a moment of desperation for Governor Scott Walker. Today in the Governor’s State of the State Address, he announced a new plan to give a $100 per-child tax credit to be paid out to Wisconsin families, even if the parent has no state income tax liability.


    • The Crowley Connect - March 2018 We heard from community leaders, activists, and my fellow state legislators on the issues facing communities of color. In addition, we enjoyed food from the Milwaukee's Kitchen Cabinet and was blessed with a special presentation from senior officials from the YWCA Southeast Wisconsin.
    • The Crowley Connect - February 2018 This month, there will be many events dedicated to celebrating Black History Month; including the first ever State of Black and Brown Wisconsin Address. This is an exciting time to learn more about African American culture and history.
    • The Crowley Connect - November 2017 Last week, Rep. David Crowley announced he is working on legislation aimed at curbing the negative effects of reckless driving in the City of Milwaukee. The Safe Roads Save Lives Act would create a five year pilot program, giving the city the authority to use red light safety cameras




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David Crowley
State Representative
17th Assembly District