Democrat from Wisconsin
Peter Barca, a Kenosha native and Democrat, has served two stints in the state Assembly. He was first elected in 1984 before resigning after winning a U.S. House seat in 1993. He served one term in Congress, losing re-election to Mark Neumann. Barca served in various governmental and private-sector posts before winning election to the Assembly in 2008. He was elected Minority Leader of the Assembly Democrats in 2011.
Recent statements involving Peter Barca
Says new GOP Wisconsin Assembly members "voted to take funding away from their public schools in their districts to give it to private Milwaukee voucher schools."
Recent stories featuring Peter Barca
Gov. Scott Walker has said he will sign the 2013-15 state budget into law on June 30, 2013.
The two-year tax-and-spending plan takes effect the next day.
We’ve covered the budget terrain with a number of Truth-O-Meter items.
Here’s a roundup of claims on school vouchers, bail bonds, tax cuts and more.
During his 2013 State of the State speech, Republican Gov. Scott Walker made a few familiar claims. So did Democratic leaders in response.
Here’s a look at how those past statements fared when we first looked at them.
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