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 Senate Scholar Program is week-long educational program offered by the Wisconsin State Senate for Wisconsin high school juniors and seniors. Each Senate Scholar receives a hands-on, up-close view of the Legislature’s role within our democracy. Senate Scholars gain experience in areas of policy development, constituent relations, and processing legislation by working with Senators, legislative staff, and University of Wisconsin faculty.
Applicants for the 2014 Senate Scholar Program may choose one of three weeks to attend; February 9, 2014 through February 14, 2014, February 16, 2014, through February 21, 2014 or March 9, 2014 through March 14, 2014. Applications for the 2014 Senate Scholars program are due not later than January 3, 2014. Applicants will be notified of acceptance January 17, 2014 or shortly after January 17, 2014.