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
Nov 14th, 2014 by Bruce Thompson
They need to get 55 percent of the vote to get back the legislature. Will any strategy work?
Aug 27th, 2014 by Jeramey Jannene
Half-birthday bash, half-ribbon cutting, the ceremony unveiled MIAD's new six-story, Third Ward building.
Aug 26th, 2014 by Jeramey Jannene
"A beautiful day in Milwaukee" and for assembled power brokers as Northwestern Mutual's new skyscraper gets underway.
Aug 18th, 2014 by Steven Walters
For first time, voters could elect two female candidates to top state-wide offices.
Aug 7th, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
Jon Richards is the favorite. But is he the best choice?
Aug 5th, 2014 by Bruce Murphy
Attack ads blast Clarke. Another targets “dysfunctional” Marina Dimitrijevic. Who’s buying all these nasty ads?
Press Releases Referencing Chris Larson
Jan 5th, 2015 by Peter Barca
Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) welcomed seven new Democratic representatives to the Wisconsin State Legislatur
Sep 25th, 2014 by Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
Slate highlights problem solvers.
Sep 22nd, 2014 by Jonathan Brostoff
Candidate for State Assembly Calls for $15 per Hour Living Wage in Wisconsin
Sep 13th, 2014 by Jonathan Brostoff
Candidate for State Assembly Calls for Open and Fair Voting Laws in Wisconsin
Sep 12th, 2014 by Red Arnold
Chris Larson calls voter ID restrictive.
Sep 11th, 2014 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
Report finds Wisconsin small businesses paying more for health coverage than Minnesota on average because of failure to use available tools.