Melissa Sargent (Dem.), 48th Assembly District
Born Madison, March 28, 1969; married; 4 sons. Graduate Madison East H.S. 1987; B.A. UW-Madison 1991. Small business owner. Member: Wis. League of Conservation Voters; Sierra Club; Democratic Party; Wis. Business Alliance; Emerge Wis.; NARAL Pro-Choice Wis.; Make Room for Youth; Friends of Cherokee Marsh. Former member: Midwest Shiba Inu Dog Rescue (pres.); Gompers PTO (pres.). Dane Co. Bd. of Supervisors 2010-present.
Telephone: Office: (608) 266-0960.
Voting address: 1638 Mayfield Lane, Madison 53704.
Mailing address: Office: Room 8 West, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8953, Madison 53708.
Content referencing Melissa Sargent
Rep. Sargent introduces bill to support and expand access to sober living residences in WisconsinMar 22nd, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Representative Subeck Introduces Legislation to Return Authority to Local Governments to Regulate Weapons on Buses
"This legislation enables those responsible for providing transit services to determine how best to ensure their employees’ and their riders’ safety."Mar 16th, 2017 by Lisa Subeck
DNR underfunding, understaffing causing lack of enforcement, accountabilityMar 14th, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Rep. Sargent: Statement on Reports of High Lead Content in Local SchoolsMar 4th, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Legislative progressives are putting money back in the pockets of hardworking familiesMar 2nd, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Representative Sargent requests an official audit of the DOJ’s sexual assault kit backlog and testing policies and proceduresFeb 7th, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Republicans Take Credit for Putting Out Fires They StartedFeb 1st, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
People should get to pick their legislators, not vice versaJan 27th, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Caution! Road Work Ahead (That We Can’t Pay For)Jan 26th, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
"Governor Walker and the GOP could not be more wrong about the state of Wisconsin."Jan 10th, 2017 by State Rep. Melissa Sargent
Rep. Terese Berceau, Rep. Melissa Sargent, Rep. Lisa Subeck, and Rep. Chris Taylor released the following joint statement.Jun 17th, 2016 by State Rep. Chris Taylor
State Assembly Congratulates the City of Madison on Achieving Platinum Status as a Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists
Madison achieved this honor in recognition of the city’s impressive bike paths and bike lanes, strong its partnerships with Trek and B-Cycle, its many cycling amenities, and the welcoming nature of Wisconsin’s capital city to cyclists.Jan 12th, 2016 by Lisa Subeck
Bills Will Have a Devastating Impact on Wisconsin’s Tradition of Clean, Open and Transparent GovernmentNov 17th, 2015 by Peter Barca
Semiautomatic assault weapons are a class of firearms that are designed to kill large numbers of people quickly.Nov 4th, 2015 by Lisa Subeck
“It is unconscionable that you can work a full time job and still live in poverty.”Apr 28th, 2015 by Lisa Subeck
Milwaukee Health Insurance Costs 52% Higher than in MinnesotaApr 8th, 2015 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
The bill adopts the approach taken by Iowa’s Republican Governor Terry Branstad.Feb 16th, 2015 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
While the nation moves towards legalization, Wisconsin fills its jails with black men arrested for marijuana possession.Aug 12th, 2014 by Edgar Mendez
Assembly Democratic freshmen urge support for non-partisan redistricting reform as fall session endsNov 13th, 2013 by Press Release
On 48th anniversary of the start of Medicaid, county leaders point to alternative means of covering citizensJul 30th, 2013 by Citizen Action of Wisconsin
WEDC fails as Wisconsin ranks last in Midwest for Job GrowthMay 1st, 2013 by Jon Richards
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 Peter Barca