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 Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Raquel Rutledge has won the coveted Polk Award for her outstanding work exposing fraud in the Wisconsin Shares program. Rutledge’s high-quality investigative reports led to an audit of the state’s child care program that uncovered even more problems the state Legislature is now addressing.
Congratulations to Raquel Rutledge for her journalistic efforts that are a testament to her profession and a great benefit to