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Petitions and Communications
State of Wisconsin
Office of the Governor
December 12, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
The following bill(s), originating in the Senate, have been approved, signed and deposited in the office of the Secretary of State:
Bill Number   Act Number   Date Approved
hist80796Senate Bill 417   135   December 11, 2017
Pursuant to s. 35.095 (1)(b), Wisconsin Statutes, the following 2017 Act(s) have been published:
Act Number   Bill Number   Publication Date
hist80797Wisconsin Act 135   417   December 12, 2017
State of Wisconsin
Offices of the Assembly Speaker and Senate Majority Leader
December 12, 2017
The Honorable, the Senate:
Assembly Speaker Robin Vos and Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald have created the Blue Ribbon Commission on School Funding. The commission is chaired by Representative Joel Kitchens (R-Sturgeon Bay) and Senator Luther Olsen (R-Ripon). In addition to the chairs, the commission consists of the following members:
Sen. Alberta Darling (R-River Hills)
Sen. Howard Marklein (R-Spring Green)
Sen. Kathleen Vinehout (D-Alma)
Rep. Cody Horlacher (R-Mukwonago)
Rep. Romaine Quinn (R-Rice Lake)
Rep. Sondy Pope (D-Mt. Horeb)
Rep. Jason Fields (D-Glendale)
Ted Neitzke, CEO, Cesa 6
Dr. Michelle Langenfeld, Superintendent, Green Bay Area Public Schools
Dr. Jon Burgin, Superintendent, Grantsburg School District
Dan Rossmiller, Director of Government Relations, Wisconsin Association of School Boards
Lori Saqer, Director of Business Operations, Messmer Catholic Schools, Inc.
Dr. Julie Underwood, Professor, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis, UW-Madison
Dr. Bill Hughes, Chief Academic Officer, Seton Catholic Schools
If you have any questions regarding the commission, please do not hesitate to contact either of our offices.
Majority Leader