State Sen. Jennifer Shilling
Press Release

Shilling statement on Harris Dodd announcement

“Nikiya has been a steadfast champion for women, children and families across Wisconsin.”

By - Feb 25th, 2016 02:23 pm

MADISON – After Sen. Nikiya Harris Dodd (D-Milwaukee) announced she would not be seeking re-election this year, Senate Democratic Leader Jennifer Shilling (D-La Crosse) released the following statement:

“Nikiya has been a steadfast champion for women, children and families across Wisconsin. Throughout her time in the Senate, she has fought to strengthen local schools, improve public safety and expand economic opportunities. Her leadership in the face of adversity has been an inspiration to many and an example for others to follow. I appreciate Nikiya’s commitment to her family and wish them all the best in their upcoming endeavors.”

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