Born Milwaukee County, November 12, 1980; married; 1 child. Graduate Thomas More H.S. 1999; degree in finance, UW-Milwaukee 2007. Full-time legislator. Former business manager. Member: Coalition to Save the Hoan Bridge (co-founder); League of Conservation Voters; Airport Area Economic Development Group; Bay View Neighborhood Assn.; Coalition for Advancing Transit (steering com.); Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wis.; Sierra Club; Humboldt Park Watch; South Side Business Club of Milw.; Bay View Historical Soc.; Arbor Day Foundation; Tri-Wisconsin; Badgerland Striders; Young Elected Officials; South Shore Park Watch; Bay View Lions Club; Lake Park Friends; Thomas More Alumni Club; MPTV Friends. Former member: WISPIRG (campus intern). Milwaukee Co. Bd. supervisor 2008-10.
Elected to Senate in 2010. Minority Leader 2013. Biennial committee assignments: 2013 — Senate Organization; Jt. Com. on Employment Relations; Jt. Com. on Legislative Organization. 2011 — Jt. Com. on Review of Admin. Rules (co-chp., eff. 7/24/12); Education; Education and Corrections; Environment, Natural Resources and Tourism; Insurance and Housing; Natural Resources and Environment; Jt. Com. on Audit (eff. 7/24/12); Jt. Com. on Finance (eff. 7/24/12); Jt. Com. on Information Policy and Technology; Gov.’s Comn. on Waste, Fraud and Abuse; Spec. Task Force on UW Restructuring and Operational Flexibilities.
Articles Referencing Chris Larson
May 15th, 2015 by Michael Horne
Third Ward review board defers decision on Historic Designation. And Milwaukee now has a Croatian sister city.
Apr 27th, 2015 by Michael Horne
New York's mayor and crew of handlers and security came for his speech to state Democrats. Later he partied with local pols and local brews at Nick's House.
Mar 27th, 2015 by Michael Horne
Constitutional amendment on April referendum would result in her being replaced as chief justice. Even if it fails, her salary will be reduced.
Mar 17th, 2015 by Michael Horne
His claim on streetcar turns out to be false. Meanwhile, new city assessor appointed with little fanfare.
Mar 4th, 2015 by Virginia Small
Provisions buried in budget bill eliminate protected status of conserved forest, the sole natural area on UWM campus.
Feb 11th, 2015 by Michael Horne
Phil Walzak, who ran campaigns for Kohl, Barrett and Abele, is now a high-paid aide and good buddy of New York Mayor de Blasio.
Press Releases Referencing Chris Larson
May 19th, 2015 by Chris Larson
Sen. Harris Dodd and Sen. Larson Statement on Joint Finance Action on K12 Education
May 7th, 2015 by Chris Larson
Statement from Sen. Larson on GOP’s Failed Attempt to Repeal Prevailing Wage in Wisconsin
May 6th, 2015 by Chris Larson
Statement from Sen. Larson on No New Revenue for State Budget
Apr 21st, 2015 by Chris Larson
Republicans choose to ignore public safety need, side with special interest groups
Apr 15th, 2015 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Over 25% of Walker’s budget proposal comes from the federal government.
Jan 5th, 2015 by Peter Barca
Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) welcomed seven new Democratic representatives to the Wisconsin State Legislatur