Jennifer Shilling's file:

Democrat from Wisconsin

Jennifer Shilling, a Democrat from La Crosse in western Wisconsin, was elected to the Wisconsin Assembly in 2000 and served there until winning election to the state Senate in 2011 by defeating incumbent Dan Kapanke, a La Crosse Republican, in a recall election.

Recent statements involving Jennifer Shilling

The 2011-13 state budget "cuts overall funding for public schools by $1.6 billion"

Says many local governments in Wisconsin already require employees to pay 20 percent, 30 percent or even 40 percent of their health insurance premiums.

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