GOP Assembly Speaker Robin Vos threatens to limit power of Tony Evers

“Less than 24 hours after Tony Evers was elected governor, the Republican leader of the state Assembly threatened to take power away from him even before he is¬†sworn in.¬†Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) said Wednesday he would discuss whether to look at limiting Evers’ power with Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau). FItzgerald is open…

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Legislative Update: Rep. Gordon Hintz elected Assembly Minority Leader

State Representative Gordon Hintz (D-Oshkosh) was re-elected Tuesday to serve as the State Assembly Minority Leader. Assembly Democrats also elected: Dianne Hesselbein, of Middleton, assistant minority leader; Steve Doyle, of Onalaska, caucus vice-chair; Mark Spreitzer, of Beloit, caucus chair; Beth Meyers, of Bayfield, caucus secretary; and Christine Sinicki, of Milwaukee, sergeant at arms.

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