Statement on Governor Walker’s Juvenile Corrections Plan

January 4, 2018

Madison...Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) released the following statement in regard to Governor Walker’s proposal for juvenile corrections and treatment systems.


“I applaud Governor Walker’s leadership on the issue and support his efforts to change the way we handle corrections in the state of Wisconsin. It’s essential that we find a workable solution that will bring about better outcomes for juveniles offenders, their families and their communities.

“I look forward to the future discussions on this proposal. We must focus on how we can work with Wisconsin counties in order to make the system more effective and accountable for juvenile offenders without putting undue burden on state taxpayers.”