Terese Berceau (Dem.), 77th Assembly District
Born Green Bay, August 23, 1950. B.S. UW-Madison 1973; graduate studies in Urban and Regional planning UW-Madison. Staff, UW-Madison Robert M. La Follette School; staff, Wis. Counties Assn.; real estate sales; substitute teacher. Member: Dane Co. Dem. Party; Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin; League of Conservation Voters. Former member: Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center Bd.; Greater Madison Convention and Visitors Bureau Bd.; Gov.’s Coun. on Domestic Abuse. Recipient: Wis. Coalition Against Domestic Violence Legislative Champion Award 2010; Wis. Women’s Network Stateswoman of the Year 2006; Wis. League of Conservation Voters Award 2002-2010; Wis. Council of the Blind Legislator of the Year 2005; Wis. Coalition Against Sexual Assault Voices of Courage Award 2005; Wis. Alliance of Cities Urban Families Recognition 2004; Domestic Abuse Intervention Services Certificate of Recognition 2004; Wis. Coalition Against Domestic Violence “DV Diva” Award 2003; Domestic Abuse Intervention Service Public Service Award 2002; National Alliance for the Mentally Ill – Dane County Community Action Citizen Award 2003. City of Madison Community Development Authority (chp. 1989-92); Dane Co. Bd. of Supervisors 1992-2000.
Elected to Assembly since 1998. Biennial committee assignments: 2015 — Campaigns and Elections (also 2013); Colleges and Universities (also 2013); Insurance (also 2013); Jt. Legis. Audit; Jt. Legis. Coun. Steering Com. for Symposia Series on Supporting Early Healthy Brain Development. 2013 — State and Local Finance; Jt. Survey Com. on Retirement Systems; Jt. Legislative Council.
Telephone: Office: (608) 266-3784; District: (608) 225-8193.
Web site: http://www.terese.org
Voting address: Madison 53711.
Mailing address: Office: Room 104 North, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8952, Madison 53708.
Content referencing Terese Berceau
Industrial Acid Mining Bill Will Put Public Health at Risk for GenerationsNov 8th, 2017 by Wisconsin Conservation Voters
DVA unresponsiveness to Legislature, LAB audits should prompt legislative actionOct 10th, 2017 by State Sen. Melissa Agard
State Representatives introduced legislation today banning bump-fire stocks in WisconsinOct 5th, 2017 by State Rep. Chris Taylor
Reps. Sargent, Berceau, and Taylor announce bill denouncing gun violence, call on state and federal legislators to act on legislation preventing gun violenceOct 4th, 2017 by State Sen. Melissa Agard
Representative Subeck Introduces Legislation to Return Authority to Local Governments to Regulate Weapons on Buses
"This legislation enables those responsible for providing transit services to determine how best to ensure their employees’ and their riders’ safety."Mar 16th, 2017 by State Rep. Lisa Subeck
Rep. Terese Berceau, Rep. Melissa Sargent, Rep. Lisa Subeck, and Rep. Chris Taylor released the following joint statement.Jun 17th, 2016 by State Rep. Chris Taylor
State Assembly Congratulates the City of Madison on Achieving Platinum Status as a Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists
Madison achieved this honor in recognition of the city’s impressive bike paths and bike lanes, strong its partnerships with Trek and B-Cycle, its many cycling amenities, and the welcoming nature of Wisconsin’s capital city to cyclists.Jan 12th, 2016 by State Rep. Lisa Subeck
Reps. Barca and Berceau to Introduce Bill to Restore Transparency to Campaign Finance LawsJan 8th, 2016 by State Rep. Peter Barca
Bills Will Have a Devastating Impact on Wisconsin’s Tradition of Clean, Open and Transparent GovernmentNov 17th, 2015 by State Rep. Peter Barca
Berceau noted that no one is asking for more secret, unlimited corporate money in elections.Nov 13th, 2015 by State Rep. Terese Berceau
Semiautomatic assault weapons are a class of firearms that are designed to kill large numbers of people quickly.Nov 4th, 2015 by State Rep. Lisa Subeck
3 bills would ensure pregnant women retain their rightsMar 13th, 2014 by State Rep. Chris Taylor
92% of poll respondents favor it, but a high percentage of Wisconsin legislators disagree.Mar 12th, 2014 by Bill Lueders
Today, Rep. Jon Richards (D-Milwaukee) reaffirmed his call for a public hearing and passage of his bill to require criminal background checks for all firearms transactions in Wisconsin.Jan 7th, 2014 by Jon Richards
Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) announced the Assembly Democratic members of the standing and joint committees for the 2013-2014 legislative session.Dec 21st, 2012 by State Rep. Peter Barca