5/4/2017
Representative Sargent Introduces Bill to Stop “Stealth” Sexual Assault “It’s time to get serious about consent and sexual assault,” said Rep. Sargent. “Consent isn’t carte blanche—it’s a constant, gradual process—and it’s time our sexual assault laws started to reflect that.”
3/9/2017
GOP’s bill banning project labor agreements hurts hardworking Wisconsinites “I wish I could say I’m surprised, but after six years of waging war on Wisconsin workers, passing bills that hurt hardworking people in our state is the least surprising thing Wisconsin Republicans do anymore.”
3/2/2017
Progressive Tax Reform Plan Helps Middle Class Families Today Representative Melissa Sargent (D-Madison) and many other progressive leaders in the Wisconsin State Legislature announced a tax reform proposal to help working class families across Wisconsin.
2/7/2017
Lack of Urgency, Transparency in Sexual Assault Kit Testing Necessitates Audit Representative Melissa Sargent announced that she has requested an official audit of the Wisconsin Department of Justice’s sexual assault kit backlog and testing policies and procedures.