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4/2/2020
Shilling Will Not Seek Re-election After 20 years of service, Democratic Leader looks to chart a new course
3/26/2020
Senator Shilling Reacts to Senator Risser Retirement MADISON, WI – Following Senator Fred Risser’s (D-Madison) announcement that he will not seek re-election, Senate Democratic Leader Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) released the following statement:
3/20/2020
Why Filling out the 2020 Census Matters Each household should participate by April 1st
3/17/2020
Preparation, not Panic: What you can do to prevent the spread of Coronavirus With the World Health Organization proclaiming the COVID-19 outbreak as an official pandemic, and states across the country declaring a state of emergency, it is an understandably frightening and confusing time.
3/4/2020
Respect Wisconsin Women Democrats introduce bills to strengthen health care for women
3/4/2020
Shilling Praises Investments in Local Road Projects Gov. Evers Announces Grants for Vernon, La Crosse and Monroe Counties
2/20/2020
Republicans Vote to Legalize Discrimination Right-wing politicians rush bill to deny health care based on gender, sexual orientation, and pre-existing medical conditions
2/19/2020
GOP Blocks K-12 Funding While Voting to Send More Youth to Prison Prisons get almost $1 billion boost at expense of students and homeowners
2/18/2020
Student Debt Relief Clears First Hurdle MADISON, WI – A proposal introduced by Senator Shilling that would help address the burden of student loan debt in Wisconsin has passed the Joint Finance Committee with bipartisan support.
2/14/2020
School Funding and Property Tax Relief in Jeopardy MADISON, WI – Senator Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) released the following statement after Republicans announced a shortsighted plan that ignores the Governor’s proposal to invest surplus funds in Wisconsin public classrooms and lower property taxes
2/14/2020
North Crawford HS Student Participates in Wisconsin Senate Scholar Program MADISON, WI – The first of two Senate Scholars from the 32nd Senate District, Marco Esparza from North Crawford High School, completed the 2020 Senate Scholar Program on February 14th.
2/6/2020
Democratic Leaders Back Education Special Session Senate Democratic Leader Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) and Assembly Democratic Leader Gordon Hintz (D-Oshkosh) released the following statements after Governor Tony Evers called for a legislative Special Session to invest in Wisconsin public school classrooms and lower property taxes
2/4/2020
Shilling Pushes for Angler and Hunting Access LRB-5428 would allow pedestrians to cross railroads
1/29/2020
Sen. Shilling Column: Fighting for America’s Dairyland When you say ‘Wisconsin’ what is the first thing that comes to mind? For me, I think ‘America’s Dairyland.’ As Wisconsinites, that title is something we take deep pride in, knowing that our state produces the finest milk and cheese in the nation.
1/22/2020
Sen. Shilling: More Work to be Done for Wisconsin Communities State of the State Highlights Positive Democratic Vision
1/21/2020
Republicans Reject Closing the “Dark Store Loophole Homeowners to face higher property taxes under Republican control
1/21/2020
Shilling Co-Authors Bill to Address Vaping Usage LRB-5169 seeks to reduce the sale of vapor products to youth
1/16/2020
Shilling/Billings Water Pollution Notification Act Receives Public Hearing ADISON – The Assembly Committee on Environment held a public hearing on a number of pieces of legislation regarding water quality, including Senator Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) and Representative Jill Billings’ (D-La Crosse) proposed Water Pollution Notification Act (AB 700).
1/8/2020
Column: Democratic 2020 Vision As I look back on 2019, I am proud to remember the achievements and priorities of Wisconsin Democrats. It was a new era for our state with a new Governor focused on the needs and values of Wisconsinites.