Senate Majority Leader Fitzgerald Releases Statement on Latest Evers Administration Appointments
"I have heard serious concerns over the governor-elect appointing a provocative figure to head the Department of Transportation who is a long-time advocate for special interests."
[Madison, WI] — Following the announcement of four more cabinet appointments today from Governor-elect Evers, Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald released the following statement:
“I have heard serious concerns over the governor-elect appointing a provocative figure to head the Department of Transportation who is a long-time advocate for special interests. Governor-elect Evers would be better served by nominating someone who worked in a less controversial role during previous policy debates.
“As always, we will rely on the Senate process for confirmations and I look forward to working with the governor-elect on his appointees.”
Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R-Juneau) represents the 13th Senate District, which covers portions of Dodge, Jefferson, Waukesha, Washington, Dane, and Columbia counties.
Mentioned in This Press Release
Recent Press Releases by Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald
"We aren’t picking this fight – once again a liberal group is trying to change laws that have been passed by the Legislature and previously upheld by the courts."
Voters will weigh in on amendment during April 2020 election
Leader Fitzgerald Applauds Joint Finance Committee Eliminating Over $1 Billion in Gov. Evers’ Tax HikesMay 9th, 2019 by Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald
"The governor’s proposed budget was built on sand."