Legislative Committee Purpose:
The purpose of the Legislative Committee is to represent The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin with the State Legislature, and contact Congress on matters of interest to Wisconsin Veterans as long as contact does not conflict with the National American Legion policy. This committee shall make recommendations to the Department Convention and to the Department Executive Committee, and in general supervise the legislative program of the Department. This committee has exclusive responsibility for petitioning the State Legislature on behalf of or in opposition to all legislation in which The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin is interested. This committee shall select the Department Legislator of the Year. The Committee meets 3 times a year, at the Midwinter, Department Spring Meetings and the Department Convention.
Paul Fisk, Chairman - Lodi
Cathy Gorst, Vice Chairman - Marshfield
Ed Cooper, Member - Milwaukee
Nathan Bond, Member - Williams Bay
Jerry Krofta, Member - Wisconsin Rapids
Greg Eirich, DEC Liaison
The Department Judge Advocate is a Consultant to the Committee.