Representative Lisa Subeck Statement on Republican Proposed Overhaul of the GAB
“Wisconsinites want to know that their elected officials are accountable to the people, which is why GAB officials should remain non-partisan, instead of partisan lapdogs.”
MADISON –Representative Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) released the following statement in response to the proposal from Governor Walker and legislative Republicans to overhaul the Government Accountability Board replacing nonpartisan judges with partisan appointees.
“Wisconsin’s Government Accountability Board succeeds in its role of effectively and fairly administering our state’s elections and enforcing ethics laws and standards. The Republican proposal to overhaul GAB is the latest in a long string of attempts to rig the system in their own favor.
Wisconsinites want to know that their elected officials are accountable to the people, which is why GAB officials should remain non-partisan, instead of partisan lapdogs.”
Recent Press Releases by State Rep. Lisa Subeck
On Women’s Equality Day, Representative Lisa Subeck Calls for End to Republican Roll-Backs of Women’s Rights and Voting RightsAug 25th, 2017 by State Rep. Lisa Subeck
"I look forward to the day when women are truly equal."
Representative Lisa Subeck Calls on Joint Finance Committee Co-Chairs to Focus on Budget, Prioritize People over ProfitsAug 22nd, 2017 by State Rep. Lisa Subeck
"Wisconsin Republicans have failed to put people first, punting on issues of funding for education, fixing our roads, and more."
"Plainly and simply, the Foxconn giveaway is a bad deal for the people of Wisconsin."