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.
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection Warning About Latest Lower Credit Card Interest Rate Scam
The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) is warning consumers about automated robocalls from card services or cardholder services offering methods to lower credit card interest rates. Click here for DATCP’s warning about the scam and methods to deal with the calls.
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) released the 2014-15 estimated general aid for each Wisconsin School District. DPI is required to release the estimated school district general aid amounts by July 1. Click here to view list alphabetically or by percentage.
The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board (GAB) is warning voters registering for upcoming elections to make sure they are using the most current forms to register. Voters registering to vote need to make sure they are using the current voter registration form. Law requires all voters registering to provide proof of residence. Click here for information about registration forms.
With the celebration of our country’s birthday comes fireworks displays for both public and private viewing. Click here for a quick overview of Wisconsin's Fireworks Laws.
Legislative Audit Bureau Releases Audit of Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance and Wisconsin Weatherization Assistance Programs
The Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau (LAB) released an audit about the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance (WHEA) and Wisconsin Weatherization Assistance (WWA) Programs. These two programs receive a majority of funding from the State-Wide Low-Income Assistance Fee charge on every Wisconsinites utility bill.