7/2/2012
Statement regarding the results of the Study of the Wisconsin Retirement System “Wisconsin has the best state retirement system in the United States and the study requested by Governor Walker upheld this fact…"
4/12/2012
Redistricting maps gain court approval Risser pleased that a panel of federal judges sided with an immigrants’ rights group and a group of Democratic voters in revising two Milwaukee Assembly districts, rejecting a plan proposed by Republicans.
2/22/2012
Statement on Federal Court Action on GOP Redistricting Plan Unfortunately, the reapportionment bill passed by the Republicans this session has some serious constitutional questions
2/15/2012
Statement on Senator Fitzgerald Dissolving the Senate Select Mining Committee Senator Majority Leader Fitzgerald’s decision to dissolve the Senate Select Committee on Mining and instead to move forward with the flawed Assembly mining bill doesn’t pass the smell test