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Thank you for taking the time to visit my website. I am extremely proud to represent the people of Western Dane County in the 79th Assembly District. The views and opinions of my constituents are of utmost concern to me and constantly shape the tough decisions I must make on your behalf. My most important job is serving you.

I have created a website in order to keep constituents up to date on how I have been active in serving our community. Here, you’ll find press releases that I have issued, news about Wisconsin and the 79th Assembly District, and legislation I have been a part of.

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Dianne Hesselbein

State Representative

79th Assembly District



    • COVID-19 Update 4/22/20 On April 20th, Governor Evers announced “Badger Bounce Back,” a plan to re-open Wisconsin’s economy following federal guidelines. The plan involves three stages of reopening based on the state reaching certain criteria.
    • COVID-19 e-Update 4/16/20 During the COVID-19 crisis, it’s all hands on deck and this cannot be the last time the State Assembly meets. We need to continue fighting for solutions that meet the needs and priorities of Wisconsin’s families, health care workers, local governments, and businesses moving forward.
    • COVID-19 e-Update 3/30/20 As you may know, the federal government recently passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES). This stimulus package provides roughly $2 trillion to combat COVID-19.