Governor Walker Statement on the Passing of Former State Senate President Mike Ellis
"Tonette and I are saddened to hear of the passing of Senator Mike Ellis."
“Tonette and I are saddened to hear of the passing of Senator Mike Ellis. He was a giant in the Legislature and a bigger-than-life personality in Wisconsin politics. I enjoyed serving with him as a lawmaker and as governor. We were just on the radio together recently and I love his wit and passion. He will be missed by so many of us. Tonette and I send our prayers to his entire family.”
Governor Walker will be ordering flags to half-staff for the day of service. An executive order is forthcoming.
Recent Press Releases by Gov. Scott Walker
Andrew Jones is a partner in the Milwaukee office of Husch Blackwell LLP.
JULY JOBS: Wisconsin Adds 9,100 Private Sector Jobs, Unemployment Remains Below 3.0% for a Record Six Straight MonthsAug 16th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
Wisconsin added 9,100 private-sector jobs from June 2018 to July 2018, and 2,500 manufacturing jobs.
Oshkosh Corporation’s New 190,000-Square-Foot Global Headquarters, Expansion of its Defense Business Receive Support from WEDC, WisDOTAug 16th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
Tax credits, grant will aid company as it builds a new global headquarters that will house up to 650 employees