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 Wisconsin District II Court of Appeals ruled this week a legislator cannot exclude private information included in a constituent’s communication while fulfilling an open records request. The case, The John K. MacIver Institute for Public Policy, Inc. v. State Senator John Erpenbach could be appealed to the Wisconsin Supreme Court. Click here to read the Court of Appeals ruling.