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Wisconsin legislators call it quits at near-record pace

May. 02, 2022 07:16 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The number of Wisconsin state lawmakers hanging it up this year is near a modern-day high, and could even exceed the record set during World War II. The mass exodus comes amid uncertainty over legislative boundaries due to a redistricting fight, an ever-more...

Sixth Wisconsin state senator won't seek reelection

Mar. 10, 2022 11:43 AM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The list of retirements from the Wisconsin state Senate grew to six on Thursday, with 24-year-veteran Sen. Jerry Petrowski, of Marathon, announcing that he will not seek reelection. Petrowski is the third Republican to announce plans not to seek another term,...

Kuglitsch won't seek re-election to Wisconsin Assembly

Feb. 24, 2022 17:37 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker from southeastern Wisconsin announced Thursday he won't seek reelection to the state Assembly this fall. Rep. Mike Kuglitsch of New Berlin didn't offer an explanation beyond saying the time has come for him to move on. Kuglitsch has...