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.
The Public Policy Forum released its annual report about property values and property taxes. The report explains a decrease in the tax bill for the average homeowner in Southeast Wisconsin. The report further explains "one of the major contributors was the strict new local government property tax levy limits imposed by the 2011-13 State Budget." Here is a link to the report: http://www.publicpolicyforum.org/pdfs/2012PropertyTaxReport.pdf