For Immediate Release                                                                                        17 February 2021

Contact: Representative Robert Wittke                                                                  (608) 266-0731 

Rep. Wittke Statement on Gov. Evers Budget Address

“I am bewildered by the Governor’s desire to burden Wisconsinites with over a billion dollars of new tax increases during this trying time. It is irresponsible and inconsiderate to the many businesses and residents who have been working hard to make ends meet.

This Governor continually talks about bipartisanship and working together. His budget, however, is loaded with policy and taxing that screams, ‘I’m running for re-election’ and little more. His budget simply doesn’t make any dollars or sense.”


Representative Wittke represents Wisconsin’s 62nd Assembly District which includes a portion of the City of Racine, the Village of Caledonia, North Bay, Raymond, Wind Point, and the Town of Norway.