State government has a direct impact on the lives of Wisonsin’s citizens. From health care to education to environmental issues, your state lawmakers make decisions that affect you and your family. But how much do you know about what happens in the state house and senate chambers?
Use this Wisconsin Government Guide to find answers to your questions.
Bills passed in the state legislature directly impact your day-to-day life, but how much do you know about how Wisconsin's government works?
Find out about the different branches of government, who’s who in Wisconsin's government, and how you can reach your lawmaker.
The Wisconsin Legislature is made up of a Senate and a State Assembly. Each Wisconsin resident has senatorial and assembly representatives in the state government.
Not sure who represents you? You can look up all your representatives by going to the Wisconsin Legislature Website and searching the interactive map of your district.
Every year, important legislation is filed in the Wisconsin Senate and Assembly.
Do you have an issue that's important to you? Keep tabs on what your lawmakers are talking about, and track bills as they travel through the process, so you can stay in the know.