11/16/2017
Assembly Democrats Circulate Bill to Counter Speaker Vos’s Overtly Partisan Task Force Selections LRB 4862/1 would statutorily require taskforces comprised of legislative members to have representation from members of the majority and minority party.
11/10/2017
Democratic Lawmakers Introduce Legislative Package to Honor Wisconsin’s Veterans Dems call for audit of Veteran’s Trust Fund, introduce legislation that would benefit state’s veterans
11/9/2017
Statement on Benefit Corporation Bill Clearing Full Assembly Vote AB 354 will create no-cost economic development tool for values-based corporations in WI
11/7/2017
Democrats Continue to Lead the Fight to Protect Taxpayers on Foxconn Walker’s Republican allies in Legislature reject resolution calling for Foxconn contract to be made public
11/3/2017
Changing Our Identity for Special Interests Republicans seek to change Wisconsin’s well-known slogan for influential lobbyists on a whim
9/27/2017
Rep. Hesselbein: Statement on Benefit Corporation Bill Committee Hearing AB 354 would create no-cost economic development tool for values-based corporations in WI
9/19/2017
A Budget that Ignores Our Wisconsin Values Democrats Work to Counter Republicans’ Budget with Solutions to Move Wisconsin Families Forward
9/14/2017
Rep. Hesselbein Welcomes Hometown Hero Alex Haunty Alex Haunty recognized by the Wisconsin State Assembly for his work in the community
9/13/2017
Rep. Hesselbein Joins Bipartisan Group in Voting Against Rigged State Budget Democrats Argue GOP Budget is Rigged Against WI Families, Note Failure to Find Transportation Solution
6/26/2017
First Bill of 2017 Signed Into Law Hesselbein pleased to have veterans hunting legislation signed into law, calls for continued action to help Wisconsin veterans and their families
5/30/2017
Statement on 2016 Hiring Data “Gold Standard” job data shows 2016 was the worst year for job growth under Gov. Walker
5/10/2017
Rep. Hesselbein: Statement on Passage of Senate Bill 46 Hesselbein successfully ushers bill to give disabled veterans preference in obtaining turkey hunting licenses in Wisconsin
4/19/2017
Statement on REINS Proposal AB 42 has potential to open state’s regulatory process to corporate influence
3/30/2017
Make your voice heard Democrats encourage public turnout at budget listening session
3/17/2017
Democrats Leading the Way in 2017 “Wisconsin Way Forward” agenda paints clear picture of Democratic values
3/8/2017
Rep. Hesselbein: On International Women’s Day, Let’s #BeBoldForChange Reflecting on extraordinary accomplishments of Wisconsin women, Hesselbein calls for continued action
2/8/2017
Walker’s budget will look much different the next time it’s on his desk Legislative leaders already hedging on how to pay for everything in the governor’s unrealistic reelection budget
2/2/2017
Republicans to Privately Approve Slush Fund to Defend Unconstitutional Maps Hesselbein predicts hundreds of thousands of tax dollars will be wasted by GOP to defend unconstitutional maps
1/27/2017
Rep. Hesselbein Calls for Open, Transparent, and Public Process for Drawing New Legislative Lines Gerrymandered legislative districts are ruled unconstitutional
1/24/2017
Walker’s Tax Cuts for the Wealthy are Costing Wisconsin Big Time Regressive tax credit claimed by millionaires set to be $800 MILLION over budget
1/10/2017
Rep. Hesselbein: Scott Walker Ignores the Real State of our State in Annual Address Walker has turned a blind eye to problems facing our veterans, our working families, and our infrastructure
9/30/2016
8/31/2016
7/1/2016
BUSINESS LOBBY CAN’T CONNECT THE DOTS BETWEEN JOBS AND MILLIONAIRES’ TAX BREAKS
5/27/2016
REMEMBERING THE COST OF WAR Thoughts on Memorial Day
4/20/2016
THE TAX GIVEAWAY NOBODY TALKS ABOUT Manufacturing and Agricultural Tax Credit
4/12/2016
HESSELBEIN: FAMILIES NEED MORE INFORMATION ON CAMPUS CUTS; NEED TO HEAR FULL STORIES FROM CHANCELLORS UW Board of Regents limiting chancellors’ reports on the impact of state budget cuts to one-page summaries.
3/15/2016
REPUBLICANS SHUN ALZHEIMER’S AND DEMENTIA RESEARCH, LET DOWN VETERANS No assistance for Alzheimer's research or help for Veterans
2/18/2016
2/18/2016
2/9/2016
HESSELBEIN STREAMLINES GOVERNMENT – PAINLESSLY Her bill wins floor vote, eliminates obsolete tax committee
1/29/2016
1/27/2016
Bill to Cut Veterans Services Being Rushed Through Legislature Lassa, Hesselbein oppose effort to cut county veterans service officers