When previously in office, Romaine:
*Supported a record increase of $636 million in education funding to provide teachers and students with the necessary tools for success without raising taxes
*Voted to continue the tuition freeze to keep college affordable.
* Voted to increase sparsity aid and devote more money to frugal, low spending schools.
Encouraging affordable healthcare
*Fight to protect those with preexisting health conditions by ensuring access to high quality and affordable care
*Support small businesses pooling their resources to drive down costs for health plans
*Work toward transparency in the health care system to ensure quality care and reduce costs
*Fight to reduce the tax burden on hard-working Wisconsin residents
*Halt the rise of property taxes and reduce costs for small business owners and farmers
*Support individuals keeping more of their hard-earned paycheck
in rural jobs & infrastructure
As a lifelong resident of the 25th senate district, Romaine understands the challenges facing small communities.
*Voted for $50 million in rural economic development grants to support new careers in the north woods... not just large urban areas
*Successfully fought for a record increase of internet expansion dollars
*Voted for additional funding for local road and bridge aid
*Invest in worker training programs to help employees and employers succeed
*Fight to reduce government red tape and simplify Wisconsin's tax code to make us a friendlier place to do business