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

Says GOP primary opponents Glenn Grothman and Joe Leibham cast a "compromise vote that cost $788 million" in higher electricity costs.

"The fundraising numbers are in, and our grassroots support is unmatched!"

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."

Recent stories featuring Glenn Grothman

Fact-checking the GOP:

Wisconsin’s job growth in 2013 was the best since the 1990s?

At least 70 percent of residents approve of the state’s wildly controversial collective bargaining reform law?

When Republicans ran Washington, they let the food stamp rolls skyrocket?

We revisit these and other recent claims by Wisconsin Republicans ahead of their annual state convention.

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