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Rep. Sargent’s Bio: Representative Melissa Sargent was first elected in November 2012, and is currently serving in her fourth term in the Wisconsin State Legislature. She represents the 48th Assembly District, which encompasses the east and north sides of the city of Madison and the village of Maple Bluff.

For the 2019-2020 legislative session, Representative Sargent serves as a ranking member on the Legislative Joint Audit Committee, the Joint Committee on Information Policy and Technology, and the Assembly Committee on Small Business Development. She also currently serve as a member on the Assembly Committees on Substance Abuse & Prevention, Mental Health, and Science & Technology, as well as the Suicide Prevention Taskforce.

A lifelong Madison resident, Representative Sargent lives with her four sons on the Northside.