FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 21, 2015
Contact: Scott Fitzgerald, (608)-266-5660
Senator Fitzgerald Welcomes Senator Stroebel
[Madison, WI] Filling the open 20th District seat vacated by U.S. Representative Glenn Grothman after his successful congressional bid, Senator-elect Duey Stroebel was inaugurated during today’s Senate session. Senator Fitzgerald released the following statement:
“Today the Wisconsin Senate and the Republican Caucus are thrilled to welcome Senator Duey Stroebel, who will represent the 20th Senate District.
A former Assembly member, Senator Stroebel has a strong conservative record and has already been an outspoken advocate for the work that Senate Republicans have begun this session, particularly in advancing workplace freedom legislation in Wisconsin.
Senator Stroebel will be a strong ally and a valued addition to the Senate, and I am pleased to offer my congratulations on his inauguration and welcome him back to the legislature.”
The inauguration of Senator Stroebel brings the Republican Senate Majority to 19 of 33 seats.
Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) represent the 13th Senate District, which covers portions of Dodge, Jefferson, Waukesha, Washington, Dane, and Columbia counties.
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