Conservatively Speaking

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.

Driver's licenses for drug lords?

State budget

Remember how during the recent state budget debate Democrats fought to include a provision to provide driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants? Thankfully, that item was left out of the 2009-11 budget. However, the exercise demonstrates the misplaced priorities of legislative Democrats.


Todd Richmond of the Wisconsin Associated wrote an article published in the Washington Post that clearly shows the dangerous impact of illegal immigrants on our communities. Richmond profiled a cocaine kingpin in Watertown, Wisconsin. Why in the world would we, as a state, ever want to enable criminals here illegally by providing state-sanctioned driver’s licenses?

Read Richmond’s article

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