FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 15, 2016

Senator Scott Fitzgerald (608) 266-5660

Representative Robin Vos (608) 266-9171


Legislative Leaders Seek Ethics, Election Commission Applicants

[Madison, WI]  Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald are seeking applications for their individual appointments to the newly created Ethics Commission and Elections Commission. Additionally, both leaders are requesting applications from former county clerks and former judges who would like to be included in the recommended pool of candidates for the governor to consider for his appointment to each of the commissions. Commission members are asked to serve five-year terms. 

 

Applicants should submit the following for consideration:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. References (Minimum of 3)

Applications for the Elections Commission should be submitted to: ElectionsCommission@legis.wi.gov

Applications for the Ethics Commission should be submitted to: EthicsCommission@legis.wi.gov

All applications must be received by the close of business on Friday, January 22, 2016. Appointees may begin duties on February 1. The new commissions, in accordance with 2015 Wisconsin Act 118, will take effect July 1, 2016.

Questions regarding the application process can be directed to the offices of the Assembly Speaker and Senate Majority Leader.

 

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