Thank You and Update I am honored to have been elected to represent the 41st Assembly District for another session. In January, I will be debuting a new E-Update so in the meantime make sure to follow my Facebook page to stay updated with what's happening in the 41st Assembly District and Madison.
Last E-Update of this Legislative Session The legislative work for this session is done and I’m signing off for now. State law prohibits a candidate for office from distributing more than 49 substantially identical pieces of material.
April is Donate Life Month Thank you to those who came out to my Berlin, Green Lake, and Ripon listening sessions this week, and for the great discussion at the Montello Senior Dining Site.
Legislative Wrap-Up With session coming to a close soon, I wanted to give you an update on the legislative activity going on in the Capitol.
Wisconsin Outdoors Now that it is officially spring, make sure to take advantage of the outdoor and sporting activities Wisconsin has to offer.
My 2018 Spring Newsletter You should have received my spring newsletter in your mailbox this week. Inside, you’ll see what we’ve accomplished in the legislature and things I’ve been doing to serve the 41st Assembly District.
14th Annual Joan Ballweg Leadership Scholarship I’m happy to announce that my office is now taking applications for the 14th Annual Joan Ballweg Leadership Scholarship.
March is Youth Art Month We're here in the Capitol Rotunda to celebrate Youth Art Education Month. I'm here with a few of the prize winners that are from the 41st Assembly District.
2017-2018 Session Recap I think we had an awfully productive session. I’m really proud of the bills that came from constituents, whether it was something with the Register of Deeds or the TraJa Act.
Bill Expanding the TraJa Act Passes Assembly Floor In 2016, there was over 7,000 Wisconsin children living in out-of-home care and that number is continuing to grow.
2-1-1 Wisconsin Most people are familiar with calling 9-1-1 in emergencies for police, fire, or EMTs, but as part of the N11 codes, Wisconsin participates in another number available for those who are struggling with housing options, need disaster relief, or are in a personal crisis.
Bolstering Wisconsin’s Rural Communities and Farming Families During the State of the State last week, Governor Walker announced an ambitious agenda for 2018.
Child Tax Credit Rebate Earlier this week, Governor Walker gave his annual State of the State Address.
Legislative Priorities for 2018 With the spring session in full swing, Assembly Republicans released our top four legislative priorities for 2018.
Expanding the TraJa Act On average, twenty people per minute are physically abused by their partner in the United States.
Upcoming Assembly Session Dates Now that the holidays are over, my focus is on the Assembly’s upcoming session dates. A few bills that I am working on include:
Merry Christmas from the Ballweg Office! The holidays in the Capitol are always a beautiful sight.
The National Conference for the Council of State Governments This week, I attended the National Conference for the Council of State Governments (CSG).
Beware of Holiday Scams With the holiday season right around the corner, many people use this time to donate generously to charities.
Governor Walker Signed 7 of my Bills into Law Following our fall floor session, the Governor has plenty of bills on his desk to sign and put into law.