For Immediate Release: January 3, 2017
Contact: State Senator Janis Ringhand: (608) 266-2253; Sen.Ringhand@legis.wi.gov
Ringhand Announces Committee Appointments
Honored to receive prestigious appointments
MADISON – Senator Janis Ringhand (D-Evansville), has been appointed to five State Senate Committees for the 2017 – 18 Legislative Session. Senator Ringhand was named to the following committees:
- Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government
- Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues
- Labor and Regulatory Reform
- Workforce Development, Military Affairs and Senior Issues
- Building Commission
“I am honored to be appointed to so many important committees. I am excited and look forward to working on the key issues that will come before these committees. I hope they will work in a bipartisan fashion and craft solutions to such vital issues as generating faster economic growth, creating good paying careers, honoring our military veterans, protecting our senior citizens, and making sure rural communities are not left behind,” said Ringhand.
Senator Ringhand was named the ranking Democrat on the Committee on Economic Development, Commerce and Local Government, the Committee on Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues and the Committee on Workforce Development, Military Affairs and Senior Issues.