State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
It is hard to believe that Inauguration is less than one week away. January 3, 2011, will be a very busy day at the Capitol, with Governor-Elect Scott Walker's inauguration beginning at noon inside the Capitol Rotunda. Public viewing of the Governor Elect's oath of office ceremony is on a first-come basis. However, some reserved tickets are available by calling the Transition office at (608) 261-9200. Governor-Elect Walker announced his inauguration will be followed by a reception open to the public at the Governor's Conference Room located on the first floor, east wing of the State Capitol.
The State Senate and State Assembly will be meeting at 2:00 PM for members to take the oath of office and transfer leadership of both chambers January 3, 2011.
Governor Walker's Inaugural Ball will be at Monona Terrace, Madison, 7:00 PM to Midnight. Wisconsin bands, including the Eddie Butts Band, Chasin' Mason, Jenny Thiel Group, and Bill Sargent's Big Band are scheduled to perform at the black-tie-optional event. If you are interested in attending the Inaugural Ball, you may find ticket information at this link. For more activities leading up to Governor Elect Walker's Inauguration click here.