State Senate

Depending on where you live, you may have one of the below State Senate races on your ballot.

  • A life-long teacher, past president of his teacher's union, and strong supporter of renewable energy efforts, Steven Doelder is running for the 11th Senate District. Doelder spends much of his time focused on protecting the environment, including founding the Great Circle Co-op, helping to organize several Earth Days, and supporting the Union of Concerned Scientists and the Midwest Renewable Energy Association. Doelder is running against Republican incumbent Steve Nass, who is one of the most conservative members of the Senate and who has consistently cast anti-choice, anti-public education, anti-environment, and anti-democracy votes. Doelder is the progressive choice in this race.

    Steven Doelder

    A life-long teacher, past president of his teacher's union, and strong supporter of renewable energy efforts, Steven Doelder is running for the 11th Senate District.

    Steven Doelder

    A life-long teacher, past president of his teacher's union, and strong supporter of renewable energy efforts, Steven Doelder is running for the 11th Senate District.

  • Endorsed By: WEAC, WI AFL-CIO , Moms Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate, Progressive Turnout Project, Wisconsin Progress

No Good Choices

Senator John Jagler has consistently cast anti-choice, anti-public education, anti-environment, anti-midde class and anti-democracy votes in the state senate. There is no progressive choice in this race.

SD 13 - No Good Choices

Senator John Jagler has consistently cast anti-choice, anti-public education, anti-environment, anti-midde class and anti-democracy votes in the state senate. There is no progressive choice in this race.

State Assembly

Depending on where you live, you may have one of the below State Assembly races on your ballot.

  • Longtime educator Don Vruwink is running for re-election in the re-drawn 33rd Assembly District. Vruwink has been a leader in the fight for nonpartisan redistricting and an advocate for fair compensation for teachers. Vruwink supports a worker's right to join a union and collectively bargain and sees the creation of family sustaining jobs as a top priority. His opponent is Republican Scott L. Johnson. Vruwink is the progressive choice in this race.

    Don Vruwink

    Longtime educator Don Vruwink is running for re-election in the re-drawn 33rd Assembly District. Vruwink has been a leader in the fight for nonpartisan redistricting and an advocate for fair compensation for teachers.

    Don Vruwink

    Longtime educator Don Vruwink is running for re-election in the re-drawn 33rd Assembly District. Vruwink has been a leader in the fight for nonpartisan redistricting and an advocate for fair compensation for teachers.

  • Endorsed By: Citizen Action Wisconsin, Planned Parenthood, WI AFL-CIO, Wisconsin Conservation Voters , Clean Wisconsin, Moms Demand Action Gun Sense Candidate, Progressive Turnout Project
  • Dane County Supervisor and DeForest resident Maureen McCarville is running for the 37th Assembly District to fight for progress in the State Assembly. McCarville supports investing more in education, making healthcare more accessible, keeping Wisconsin's air, water, and land clean, enacting common sense gun safety measures, and protecting women's reproductive rights. McCarville, who served in the Wisconsin National Guard for nine years, also lists investing in Wisconsin's veterans as a priority. She is a long-time community volunteer, even getting recognized by the DeForest Windsor Area Chamber of Commerce as "volunteer of the year" for organizing the annual 4th of July parade. McCarville is challenging Republican incumbent William Penterman, who is endorsed by an extreme right wing group that wants to ban abortion without exception, even when the pregnant person's life is at risk. McCarville is the progressive choice in this race.

    Maureen McCarville

    Dane County Supervisor and DeForest resident Maureen McCarville is running for the 37th Assembly District to fight for progress in the State Assembly.

    Maureen McCarville

    Dane County Supervisor and DeForest resident Maureen McCarville is running for the 37th Assembly District to fight for progress in the State Assembly.

  • Endorsed By: WI AFL-CIO , EMILY'S List, Progressive Turnout Project

No Good Choices

Assemblywoman Barb Dittrich is running unopposed. She is a conservative legislator who has cast consistently anti-healthcare, anti-choice, anti-public education, anti-worker, and anti-middle class votes. She was also the lead author of dangerous and discriminatory legislation targeting transgender girls who want to participate on girls sports teams. There is no progressive candidate in this race.

AD 38 - No Good Choices

Assemblywoman Barb Dittrich is running unopposed. She is a conservative legislator who has cast consistently anti-healthcare, anti-choice, anti-public education, anti-worker, and anti-middle class votes.