State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
Today is a dark day for the state of
The actions of Democrat Senators have usurped the rules of the Senate and the Constitution of the State of
This is not about legislation or stipulations of a bill. This is much larger than any bill or any member of the Wisconsin State Senate. This is about whether state government can function and exist as a sovereign body. This is about whether any state government can be held hostage by a minority of its members.
A little before noon today, the Wisconsin State Senate approved Senate Resolution One, ordering Senate Democrats to appear at the State Senate Chambers at or before 4:00 PM today. If they do not appear, the Senate Democrats will be guilty of contempt and disorderly behavior.
I truly hope it does not come to that.
Here is a link to Senate Resolution One.