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Legislative Committee


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 Leigon, Department of Wisconsin is interested.  This committee shall select the Department Legislator of the Year.

The committee meets three (3) times a year as follows:

Midwinter Conference ~ Conference City ~ 3rd weekend in January

Department Spring Meetings ~ Portage, WI ~ 2nd weekend in May

Department Convention ~ Convention City ~ 3rd weekend in July

2018-2019 Committee Members

Paul Fisk, Chairman ~ Lodi, WI
Cathy Gorst, Vice Chairman ~
Marshfield, WI
David Brisk, Member ~ WAukesha, WI
Marcia Goodrich, Member ~ North Prairie, WI
Preston Johnson, Member ~ Milwaukee, WI
Jim Schmidt, Member ~ Burlington, WI


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