Senate Democrats met in Madison today to elect their leadership for the upcoming 2009-2010 session. By a unanimous vote Senator John Lehman of Racine was re-elected Caucus Chair. As chair Lehman’s primary duties will be to schedule and preside over meetings of the Senate Democrats.
Lehman commented, “Our upcoming session will be a challenging one and I’m honored to be able to continue to represent the 21st District as part of Senate Democrats’ leadership team. I’ll continue to do my best as caucus chair to help make sure that each Democratic Senator, on behalf of the people they represent, has the opportunity to be heard.”
Senate Democrats will continue as the majority party holding 18 of 33 seats in the body.
November 11, 2008
Lehman re-elected chair of Senate Democratic caucus
From the Democrats today: