Representative Subeck Sworn in for Second Term, Announces 2017-2018 Committee Assignments
Named Ranking Democrat on Assembly Public Benefit Reform and Local Government Committees
MADISON- Yesterday, Representative Lisa Subeck (D-Madison) was sworn in for her second term in the State Assembly. This session, Representative Subeck will continue to serve on the Assembly Committees on Health, Children and Families, Family Law and Public Benefit Reform where she will serve as the ranking Democrat. Representative Subeck was also appointed to the Assembly Committee on Local Government, and will serve as the ranking Democrat on the committee.
“It is an honor to be selected to serve on these committees,” said Rep. Subeck. “I am excited to continue my work on these committees and to assume new leadership responsibilities as a ranking member on the Public Benefit Reform and Local Government Committees.”
Prior to being elected to the Assembly Representative Subeck served two terms on the Madison City Council. Rep. Subeck also spent a portion of her career working in the social services field focusing on issues of poverty, homelessness, and affordable housing at YWCA Madison. Her experience in local government and social services will be an asset as she leads Democrats on both the Public Benefit Reform and Local Government Committees.
“I am happy to be on committees that focus on areas of state government that I am knowledgeable and passionate about,” said Rep. Subeck. “I am appreciative to Minority Leader Peter Barca for assigning me to these committees, and I am looking forward to the hard work ahead this session.”
Press Releases by Lisa Subeck
Representative Lisa Subeck’s Statement on Republican Proposal to Limit Public Employee Access to Women’s Health CareFeb 6th, 2017 by Lisa Subeck
"...Republicans are introducing politically motivated legislation that interferes with a women’s ability to access reproductive healthcare."
Representative Lisa Subeck’s Statement on Governor Walker’s Proposed Earned Income Tax Credit ChangesFeb 1st, 2017 by Lisa Subeck
Again, the Governor turns a blind eye to the problem of poverty level wages.
The Governor’s Council on Domestic Abuse advises the Governor, Legislature, and Department of Children and Families on issues related to domestic abuse policy and prevention funding.
"We would not be in this mess if our legislative maps were not drawn by partisan elected officials..."
Laws at state level and threatened federal action move state and nation dangerously close to days of unsafe, back alley abortions
"Rather than honestly assessing the condition of our state and laying out an agenda that would put Wisconsin back on track, the Governor continues to ignore reality and paints an artificially rosy picture."