For Immediate Release: January 4, 2021
Contact: Senator Chris Kapenga (608) 266-9174
Kapenga Sworn in as Senate President
Madison, WI — Senator Chris Kapenga (R - Delafield) issued the following statement after being sworn in as the new Wisconsin State Senate President.
“I appreciate that I have been chosen to help lead the Wisconsin State Senate and participate in a new capacity for the upcoming session. I look forward to working with the new Majority Leader Senator LeMahieu, Minority Leader Senator Bewley, Chief Clerk Mike Queensland, and meeting with all of my colleagues to discuss how I can best serve the senate as the new presiding officer.”
“This session we will face new challenges, have spirited debates, and disagree from time to time; however, it is my hope that as the presiding officer I can ensure everyone's voice is heard and that the will of the senate is appropriately carried out.”
Senator Kapenga represents the 33rd Senate District, which covers most of central Waukesha County and Lake Country.