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.
Governor Walker's radio address this week is about protecting property taxpayers. The full text of the address is below. To listen to the address, click here.
A young couple sent me an interesting letter for the holidays. Inside was a picture I took with them at a return home celebration when he came back from
Along with the photo, they sent a gift card with a note explaining that the amount on the card was equal to the savings on their property tax bill this year. Needless to say, we passed the gift on to several local charities.
This gesture reinforced our efforts to hold the line on property taxes.
In addition to this couple, many other people have contacted me with good news about their bills not going up. From farmers to urban workers; from young families to seniors on fixed incomes - many people are seeing their property taxes go down because of our reforms.
These reforms laid the foundation for success in