Press Releases


Miller Park Tax To Finally End! After nearly 24 years and $600 million collected, the State Senate has officially set an end date for the 5-county Miller Park tax.
Statement on Governor Signing Bill Providing Health Coverage for Fallen Officers I’m grateful to Governor Evers for signing this bill so quickly, and to all my colleagues who supported this bill unanimously. It also wouldn’t have been possible with the outpouring of support from citizens all across the state.
Senator Wanggaard Recognized for Anti-Drunk Driving Efforts Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) has recognized State Senator Van Wanggaard as one of Wisconsin’s Legislators of the Year for 2019.
Senate Passes Bill Waiving Vehicle Transfer Fees Bipartisan legislation eases grieving process for surviving spouses.
Crime Victims' Rights Amendment Heads to Voters Voters will have the opportunity to support a new crime victims’ rights constitutional amendment after the Wisconsin’s legislature passed Senate Joint Resolution 2 with overwhelming bipartisan support today.
Legislators Introduce Legislation to "Back the Badges' Families" Senator Wanggaard and Representative Spiros are introducing legislation that would provide health insurance to immediate family members of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.
Speaker Vos and Senator Wanggaard Honor Local Hero Speaker Vos and Senator Wanggaard joined the Racine County Sheriff’s Office and other public officials in honoring Deputy Eric Schneider, who saved a Union Grove man’s life during a house fire.
Statement on Governor Evers Renegotiating Foxconn Evers should keep his campaign promises and respect the deal that was made.
Statement on the Middle Class Tax Cuts It is important to return the surplus back to middle-class taxpayers. This is real money going back to middle class families through real tax relief. No gimmicks.
Statement on State of the State Address I'm all for bipartisan solutions, but if Governor Evers wants to 'fix' an economy that has 'Help Wanted' signs all over Racine and Kenosha Counties, workers' pay increasing, and good-paying manufacturing jobs returning to Wisconsin for the first time in a generation, count me out.