State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
The nonpartisan Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance (WISTAX) reports, “School property tax levies for 2009-10 are up 6.0%.... the rise in school taxes exceeded last year’s increase of
6.2%......increases (in individual school districts) larger than those in prior years were the norm……only 42 districts cut property taxes.”
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