EVANSVILLE - State Sen. Janis Ringhand, D-Evansville, announced that she is running for a second term for the 15th Senate District.
Ringhand was elected to the State Senate in 2014 after serving two terms in the State Assembly. A lifelong resident of Rock County, Ringhand is a former Evansville Mayor and City Council member.
In the State Senate, Ringhand has been a leader in the effort to develop a long-term transportation plan, expand Family and Medical Leave and support for training and educational programs to help students develop the skills needed for good paying, high demand jobs.
The 15th Senate District includes most of Rock County and parts of Green, Dane, Jefferson and Walworth Counties in south central Wisconsin.