Kathy Bernier (Rep.), 68th Assembly District
Born Eau Claire, April 29, 1956; 3 children, 6 grandchildren. Graduate Chippewa Falls Senior H.S. 1974; B.A. UW-Eau Claire; certificate in public management essentials, UW-Green Bay 2005. Member: American Legislative Exchange Council; Chippewa Falls Chamber of Commerce; Lake Hallie Optimists Club; Wis. Women in Government; National Foundation for Women Legislators (state chp.). Former member: Wis. County Clerks Assn. (legis. chair, fmr. treas.); Wis. County Constitutional Officers; Chippewa County Humane Assn.; Kiwanis Noon Club; National Conference of State Legislatures, Elections and Redistricting Com. (vice chp). Village of Lake Hallie trustee 2007-present. Chippewa County Clerk 1999-2011.
Elected to Assembly 2010; reelected since 2012. Biennial committee assignments: 2015 — Campaigns and Elections (chp., also 2013); Family Law (vice chp.); Aging and Long-Term Care (since 2011); Agriculture; Mining and Rural Development; Workforce Development (also 2013). 2013 — Rural Affairs (vice chp.); Public Safety and Homeland Security. 2011 — Election and Campaign Reform (vice chp.); Tourism, Recreation and State Properties.
Telephone: Office: (608) 266-9172; (888) 534-0068 (toll free).
Voting address: 10923 40th Avenue, Chippewa Falls 54729.
Mailing address: Office: Room 314 North, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8952, Madison 53708.
Content referencing Kathy Bernier
Mar 22nd, 2021 by Wisconsin Dental Association
As State Looks to Bounce Back from Pandemic, Gov. Evers Urges Bipartisan Support for $2.38 Billion in Capital Budget Investments to Provide Estimated 29,000 Family-Supporting Jobs, $4.3 Billion in Economic Impact
Governor's 2021-23 capital budget to be taken up by State Building Commission this week includes major projects in both Republican and Democratic districtsMar 15th, 2021 by Gov. Tony Evers
Some county officials say no, and are pushing to withdraw from the group.Jan 25th, 2021 by Graham Kilmer
Democrats "walk out" of hearing, calling it a sham.Dec 11th, 2020 by Laurel White
Rep. Joe Sanfellippo raised the possibility of subverting the results of the election.Nov 12th, 2020 by Melanie Conklin
"Everyone should have the opportunity to save for their future and no one should have to worry about making ends meet or their financial security in retirement."Oct 21st, 2019 by Gov. Tony Evers
Right-Wing Legislators Propose Spending $500,000 a Year on Misinformation Campaign Targeting Wisconsin Women
Would Require State Taxpayers to Subsidize Fake Women’s Health CentersSep 6th, 2019 by One Wisconsin Now
"Caregivers provide critically important care and services, and it is essential that we recognize the important contributions these unsung heroes make to families in Wisconsin."Aug 19th, 2019 by Gov. Tony Evers
"At some point in their lifetime, almost all women will depend on birth control for their health or family planning."Jun 19th, 2019 by State Rep. Katrina Shankland
"Senate Republicans will continue to fight for hard-working families, taxpayers, and the future of our state just like we have for the last eight years."Jan 7th, 2019 by Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald
"I look forward to working with my colleagues in the Senate this session as we continue to pass reforms that put hard-working families first."Dec 17th, 2018 by Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald
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Assembly bills 528, 455, 323 and Senate Bill 225.Nov 11th, 2017 by Gov. Scott Walker
Industrial Acid Mining Bill Will Put Public Health at Risk for GenerationsNov 8th, 2017 by Wisconsin Conservation Voters
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Donald Trump's dangerous, sexist, racist, and xenophobic rhetoric didn't stop Republican leaders in Wisconsin from eagerly jumping on the Trump train.May 6th, 2016 by Democratic Party of Wisconsin
Assembly committee to address the issue is really a sham. The issue will never get a hearing.Apr 4th, 2016 by State Rep. Katrina Shankland
The committee will allow only invited guests to speak.Mar 29th, 2016 by State Rep. Mark Spreitzer
Also Leaves Out Key Education FiguresFeb 24th, 2016 by State Rep. Peter Barca
Wisconsin FORCE is an NRA Chartered State Association that promotes and supports the purpose and objectives of the NRA.Feb 6th, 2016 by Gov. Scott Walker