Dana Wachs (Dem.), 91st Assembly District
Born Eau Claire, August 25, 1957; married; 3 children. Graduate Memorial H.S. (Eau Claire) 1975; attended UW-Eau Claire 1975-76; B.S. Marquette U. 1981; J.D. Valparaiso U. 1985. Attorney. Member: American Bar Assn.; Wis. State Bar; Eau Claire County Bar Assn; Wis. Assn. of Justice; Rotary; Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra (bd. mbr.); Wis. Farmers Union; Muskies, Inc. Eau Claire City Council 2009-12 — Eau Claire City County Bd. of Health, Eau Claire Transit Comn., Eau Claire Affirmative Action Com., Eau Claire Parks and Waterways Com., L.E. Phillips Memorial Library (bd. mbr.), Eau Claire Economic Policy Adv. Com.
Telephone: Office: (608) 266-7461; (888) 534-0091 (toll free); District (715) 552-1439.
Voting address: Eau Claire 54701.
Mailing address: Office: Room 302 North, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8953, Madison 53708.
Content referencing Dana Wachs
One Week Later: Dana Wachs challenges Gov. Walker’s use of taxpayer money to benefit campaign supporters
"Gov. Walker’s re-election announcements were a slap in the face to Wisconsin taxpayers."Nov 13th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Industrial Acid Mining Bill Will Put Public Health at Risk for GenerationsNov 8th, 2017 by Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
"The State Building Commission approved a number of important projects today, which will positively impact Wisconsin residents."Oct 18th, 2017 by Gov. Scott Walker
"I'm proud to have earned Dave's support."Oct 6th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
"Governor Walker has decided to again puts politics over people in his appointment of an insider to head the agency."Sep 25th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
"A bad deal for Wisconsin"Aug 13th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Western Wisconsin lawyer, fighting the rigged system for Wisconsin workersAug 7th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
This legislation uses draconian sanctions to try to strong-arm students into staying silent.May 11th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
"This style of delayed budgeting isn’t fiscally or structurally sound."Feb 21st, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
"My Democratic colleagues and I have consistently pushed for greater investment in K-12 schools, universities, and technical colleges"Feb 8th, 2017 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Turnout was large in all the rallies.Jan 16th, 2017 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
“...Republicans only seem to care about the University of Wisconsin when they are offended by what is being taught, and not when it comes to properly funding our UW System to compete in today’s economy.”Dec 21st, 2016 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
"No matter who Donald Trump sends to Wisconsin to argue his case, his record speaks for itself," said Rep. Wachs.Oct 20th, 2016 by Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Statements from Democratic Party of Wisconsin Delegates on Hillary Clinton Accepting the Democratic Nomination for President
"Hillary Clinton will lead the charge from the White House to win social, economic and racial justice for all working families from and we are with her," said Peter Rickman, Bernie Sanders DelegateJul 29th, 2016 by Democratic Party of Wisconsin
“To say that I’m disappointed in Governor Walker’s appointment of Dan Kelly would be an understatement.”Jul 22nd, 2016 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
"Over the past 30 years, the longest confirmation process took 99 days."Feb 25th, 2016 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Republicans reject several Democratic alternatives, offer nothing more than election-year Band-AidsJan 28th, 2016 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Over 36,000 UW & Tech College students denied aid in 2014-15 due to lack of state fundingJan 15th, 2016 by State Rep. Katrina Shankland
This is a similar proposal to one that was introduced by Rep. Wachs during the previous legislative session.Nov 30th, 2015 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Bills Will Have a Devastating Impact on Wisconsin’s Tradition of Clean, Open and Transparent GovernmentNov 17th, 2015 by State Rep. Peter Barca
End of longtime Federal Perkins Loan Program hurts Wisconsin studentsOct 6th, 2015 by State Rep. Dana Wachs
Slate highlights problem solvers.Sep 25th, 2014 by Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters
Assembly Democratic freshmen urge support for non-partisan redistricting reform as fall session endsNov 13th, 2013 by Press Release
Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) announced the Assembly Democratic members of the standing and joint committees for the 2013-2014 legislative session.Dec 21st, 2012 by State Rep. Peter Barca