Glenn Grothman's file:
Grothman

Republican from Wisconsin

Wisconsin state Sen. Glenn Grothman, R-West Bend, served in the state Assembly from 1993 to 2004 and has served in the Senate since 2004. In April 2014, he announced he would challenge U.S. Rep. Tom Petri, R-Fond du Lac, in the August 2014 primary election.

Recent statements involving Glenn Grothman

When Republicans last controlled the presidency and Congress, "the number of people on food stamps (and) the number of people in low-income housing went through the roof."  

Says Tammy Baldwin introduced a bill that would require doctors and other health care workers to ask patients, "including young children, whether they are gay, lesbian, bisexual, or if they know their gender identity."

Says a study shows that children who live with a biological parent and the parent's boyfriend or girlfriend "have a 20 times greater chance of being sexually abused."

While fighting a move to toughen penalties for workplace gender discrimination, state Sen. Glenn Grothman said "he didn’t believe women belonged in the workplace" but belonged "at home, cooking and cleaning and having babies."

"Recent studies have confirmed that any academic benefits of government funded preschool disappear by the fourth grade."

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