Senator Dave Hansen defeats David VanderLeest in Senate recall election

“I think we started something here in Northeast Wisconsin.”

What a great victory for working families across Wisconsin!

Sen. Dave Hansen (D-Green Bay) has retained his seat, easily winning Tuesday’s recall election. “I think we started something here in Northeast Wisconsin,” Sen. Hansen told supporters last night. “The rest and the best is yet to come.”

You can help us congratulate Senator Dave Hansen today.  Be a part of history – sign this congratulations card and send your own message to Dave.

We want to say a big thank you to the voters of the 30th State Senate District and everyone in the We Are Wisconsin community for making this happen. Let’s keep the momentum going.

Read the article from the Green Bay Press Gazette about last night’s victory — and then make sure you join us on our We Are Wisconsin Facebook page if you have not already.

After addressing his supporters, Senator Hansen went on the Ed Schultz show to deliver the same message that voters last night delivered — the message that working families in Wisconsin simply want balance in government in which corporations and the wealthy are asked to pay their fair share.

Watch the video here: