articles tagged "Melissa Sargent"

Wisconsin Legislative Wrap-Up

Monday, 14 April 2014 | buzz
Melissa Sargent

Forty Eighth Assembly District representative Melissa Sargent joins us with the good, the bad, and the ugly from the 2014 legislative session. more »

What Can Be Done About Minimum Wage?

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 | A Public Affair
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What do you think about the minimum wage? Can you survive and provide the basic goods and necessities if you are only making minimum wage? Should it be raised or should if stay the same? Find out more on this edition of A Public Affair! more »

Reactions to State of the State

Wednesday, 16 January 2013 | Molly Stentz
State Capitol

The Solidarity Singers and other peaceful protesters camped out in front of the Assembly chambers during Governor Walker’s State of the State Address last night. In Our Backyard producer Dylan Brogan was also there and he caught up with a few local democrats to get their reaction to the Governor’s big speech. He spoke to State Representative Dianne Hesselbein from Middleton, Milwaukee State Rep. Jon Richards, and Representative Melissa Sargent from Madison. more »

Melissa Sargent And Her New Job With The Wisconsin Assembly

Monday, 14 January 2013 | buzz
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Melissa Sargent, newly elected from Dane County to the Wisconsin Assembly, spoke to Brian Standing by phone on Monday, January 14th. She talks about being a Democrat as a member of the minority party, new assembly rules passed (including dress code), and what she hopes to accomplish in the next two years. Listen to the interview here:       more »

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