State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff
Press Release

With Grassroots Win for State Assembly, Brostoff Thanks District for Support

As Democratic nominee for District 19, Brostoff stresses unity, positive dialogue

By - Aug 13th, 2014 05:04 pm

MILWAUKEE – Jonathan Brostoff, Democratic nominee for the 19th Assembly District, released the following statement in thanks to his supporters that made it possible:

“I am so humbled to have earned enough support to be our Democratic nominee to represent the 19th District,” Brostoff said. “After eight months of hard work with a dedicated grassroots team that helped us knock on over 31,000 doors and make 17,000 calls to neighbors, we have accomplished what many thought was impossible.”

“Despite the tens of thousands of dollars spent by outside special interests in this race, we have demonstrated the strength of hard work, a positive campaign, and a vision for a better city,” said Brostoff. “We’re proud that our grassroots campaign brought together dozens of dedicated volunteers of all backgrounds to achieve this improbable result.”

“We had a very strong group of talented individuals running in this election,” Brostoff said. “I wish Chairwoman Marina Dimitrijevic, Dan Adams, and Sara Geenen the best and look forward to working together with them to create a progressive future.”

“Regardless of who neighbors supported in this election, I will work hard to earn their vote in November,” Brostoff said. “While we have many different, diverse neighborhoods, we are one district and one community.”

“We will continue our hard working, positive campaign to win in November and bring fresh, effective leadership to the Assembly.”

Jonathan Brostoff is the District Director for Senate Democratic Leader Chris Larson (D-Milwaukee) and is currently on a leave of absence to run for State Assembly in District 19. A longtime resident and community leader in the District, Brostoff is dedicated to bringing effective, progressive leadership to the state legislature. The general election is November 4th.

Recent Press Releases by State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff - Page 3

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Representative Brostoff Speaks Out Against Latest Republican Attack on Public Education

Last month, Assembly Republicans began another round of secret meetings targeting Wisconsin's Technical Colleges and our two-year UW campuses.

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Rep. Jonathan Brostoff Statement on Assignment to the Speaker’s Task Force on Alzheimer’s and Dementia

“I am deeply honored to be chosen to serve on this important task force and I am optimistic about what we can accomplish.”

Rep. Brostoff Statement on Arena Deal “No” Vote

It is a bad deal for my neighbors in this Assembly District and for Milwaukee County.

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Rep. Brostoff Statement on Supreme Court Decision to Legalize Gay Marriage

This ruling makes the United States the 25th country to legalize gay marriage.

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Representative Brostoff Honors Hmong-Lao Appreciation Day

“This is an important part of American history and I am happy to celebrate the contributions on those brave Hmong and Lao veterans who fought for our country.”

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Rep. Brostoff Stands in Solidarity with the Hmong Community

“Sao Lue Vang's family deserves justice and the Hmong community of Wisconsin deserves justice.”

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Statement from Rep. Brostoff on $15 Minimum Wage

"Our current minimum wage is shameful"

Rep. Brostoff: Statement on the Senate Passage of Right to Exploit

"I am disappointed in the Republican Senators who voted in favor of this attack on the middle class."

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Invitation from Rep. Brostoff to a Protest against the UW Budget Cut Proposal

“This evening I will be rallying with the community in support of the UW system.”

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Statement from Rep. Brostoff on Governor Walker’s Proposed Budget

“Despite the direct link between Wisconsin’s higher education system and our economic success Governor Walker has ignored the protests of our communities and proceeded with the $300 million cut to the UW System.”

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Brostoff Thanks Senator Harkin for Service

Candidate for Assembly Highlights Lessons Learned While Serving as an Intern

State Rep. Jonathan Brostoff

Brostoff Supports Minimum Wage Increase

Candidate for State Assembly Calls for $15 per Hour Living Wage in Wisconsin

One thought on “With Grassroots Win for State Assembly, Brostoff Thanks District for Support”

  1. Clare Hanrahan says:

    I would like to get in touch with Jonathon via email, phone, letter.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *