Our shared Wisconsin values insist that the opportunity to succeed is a freedom that hardworking Wisconsinites deserve. We can no longer afford to suffocate our next generation’s future with crushing student loan debt, which hinders our state’s economic growth and prevents graduates from realizing their dreams. This is why we announced our plan to bring debt-free college to Wisconsin.Continue reading »
We must each pledge to leave our planet a better place than we found it. Our country has overcome great challenges in the past. This may be our greatest test because it concerns our very survival. In Wisconsin we value a sustainable future, no matter our political affiliation. This is our one chance to turn the tide back toward respecting and caring for our earth. It is time to act swiftly and decisively for the future of our children and the future of our world.Continue reading »
Our schools are the hearts of our communities. We should be strengthening important programs that support our children in school, not dismantling them year after year.
We should be providing individual, personalized education plans for our children, not forcing our schools to do more with less.
We should be fully funding public education at every level.Continue reading »
The most dangerous thing about marijuana in Wisconsin is that it is illegal. Let's work together to move forward this homegrown solution. #WiMarijuanaSolution will not be a cure all to turn Wisconsin around overnight, I know it will enhance personal freedom, increase financial opportunity, and lead to safer communities. Sign and share: tinyurl.com/wimarijunasolutionContinue reading »
For my children, for our state, and for our future, I know that together we can do better. We must stand together and find our resolve and fortitude, roll up our sleeves, and work toward making our collective dream of what Wisconsin can and should be become a reality.Continue reading »
Privatization means making the public good secondary and abandoning the sacred mission of our government. We must return our state to these shared values we all cherish: caring for each other in our communities and providing resources and opportunities for everyone to pursue a meaningful life. It is our moral responsibility to return our state to a government of, by, and for the people.Continue reading »
#BlackLivesMatter - there’s a difference between complacent silence and actively listening, and we can and must listen better.Continue reading »
I choose to defend liberty. And I choose to honor our country’s founding, which held that we are all created equal. Let us all stand side by side in Wisconsin to reaffirm the fact that our state motto, Forward, is not simply a word, but the direction we must move — away from division and fear and always toward justice for all.Continue reading »
Democrats want to support the middle class and provide ladders of opportunities for those who want to achieve the American dream. We want to put extra money into the pockets of working families, which we know will boost our local economy. We want to fully fund and protect a world-class public education system from early child care all the way through college. We want to ensure that health care is treated as a right rather than a privilege for those who can afford it. Democrats want to show every person in Wisconsin that we do better when we all do better.Continue reading »