Abele Congratulates the 101st Wisconsin State Legislature
Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele released the following statement about the 101st Wisconsin State Legislature who will be sworn in tomorrow.
“Congratulations to the members of the state Senate and Assembly on both sides of the aisle. I look forward to working with you on important issues facing Milwaukee County and the state. A special congratulations to the Milwaukee area legislators as they kick off this important session.”
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