Today is the Primary Election.
Don't forget to vote in the Democratic Primary
for Fred Wade today!

The Daily Cardinal endorses Wade for the 77th Assembly District Click here

WSJ snubs Wade because he disagrees.

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Lt. Governor Barbara Lawton endorses Fred Wade for the Assembly

“Fred Wade understands the critical role government must play in creating a strong economic framework in which businesses thrive and jobs are created. His commitment to the highest level of public service and proven capacity for strong leadership make him the strongest candidate to represent the 77th Assembly District. I recommend him without reservation.”  Click for the full release

Ed Garvey endorses Fred Wade for the Assembly 

“I am endorsing Fred Wade for State Representative in the 77th Assembly District. I have known Fred for more than twenty years. He is a friend of the labor movement and an advocate for working men and women. He has supported progressive Democrats for decades. I believe his values and his broad experience in government and the law would make him an effective advocate for working men and women in the State Assembly.” Click for the full release

Former Attorney General Peg Lautenschlager endorses Wade for the Assembly

“I am endorsing Fred Wade for State Representative in the 77th Assembly District. I have known Fred for more than twenty years. He is a principled progressive who would bring a rare combination of skills, experience and values to the task of representing the West side of Madison and part of Middleton. He is clearly the best choice for State Representative in the 77th Assembly District.” Click for the full release

Elizabeth Burmaster, Former Superintendent of Public Instruction, endorses Wade for the Assembly

“I am pleased to endorse Fred Wade for State Representative in the 77th Assembly District. I have known Fred for more than ten years. He is serious, thoughtful and intelligent. He will give careful consideration to proposals for legislation. I believe he will make an outstanding State Representative for the 77th Assembly District because he has both the desire and the capacity to become a leader on education issues.” Click for the full release

E V E N T S

Join Fred for an Election Night Party

Blue Moon
2535 University Ave, Madison, WI
8 p.m. and on


The League of Women Voters hosted a candidate forum
on the City Channel. Two of Four broadcasts remain:
Saturday, Sept 11 at 9:30 PM. Could we advertise
1 or 2 of the remaining dates?

After the forum noted in #3, we got a handout saying that we could log on to www.madisoncitychannel.com/kyc.html for streaming video of the forum. Can we link to that?
The handout also said questions could be directed to
Jennifer Hilgendorf at 267-8631 or jhilgendorf@cityofmadison.com.



Meet the Candidte at LaBrioche
7:30 to 9:00 on Monday, September 13th.


Take a look at Wade's final piece of Literature Click here

Authorized and paid for Wade for Assembly,
Marilyn Townsend, Treasurer


Other Supporters Include
(titles for identification purposes only)

  • Barbara Lawton, Lt. Governor
  • Al Matano, County Supervisor
  • Mark Sundquist, President Village of Shorewood Hills
  • Esther Kaplan
  • Kathleen McElroy
  • Felice Busto Rudin, Trustee Village of Shorewood Hills.
  • David Benforado, Trustee Village of Shorewood Hills
  • Marilyn Townsend, Trustee Village of Shorewood Hills.
  • Brooks Becker, former Village President
  • Jim Thomas, former Village President
  • John Becker
  • Hal Harlowe, former Dane County DA
  • Eunice Gibson, former City Attorney, Madison
  • David Nispel, former Middleton Municipal Judge
  • John Burmaster, former principal
  • Professors Carin Clauss & Stewart Macaulay UW Law School
  • Jack W. Mitchell, former director of Wisconsin Public Radio
  • Margi Kindig
  • Mike Bauer
  • Kate La Rocque
  • Dr. Gene Farley
  • Betty Garvey
  • Ed Garvey
  • Jill Dittrich
  • Paula Hogan
  • John Gibson
  • Joan Knoebel
  • Robert Kasieta
  • Bonnie Mitchell
  • Jan Tymorek
  • John Aeschlimann
  • Molly Plunkett
  • Marcia Kasieta
  • Carolyn Benforado
  • David Relles
  • Tom Reed
  • Judy Reed
  • Tom Hecht
  • Richard Gourse
  • Cara Lee Mahany Braithwait
  • Susan Rosa
  • Kathy Fullin
  • Patricia F. Mortensen
  • Clyde Mortensen
  • Steve Rose
  • Richard Thal
  • David Kindig
  • Brad Wolbert
  • Helen Vukelich
  • Professor Joel Rogers
  • Attorney Sarah Siskind
  • Dr. Barbara Quirk
  • Tom Quirk
  • Bill Scanlon
  • David Riley
  • Debbie Remington
  • David Kuenzi
  • Bryon Frenz
  • Santhis Brandt
  • Carolyn Benforado
  • Phil Lewis
  • Jeff Brandt
  • Janet Frenz
  • Gaylene Bennett
  • Georgene Stratman
  • Alan Shands
  • Libby Lewis
  • Robert Sullivan
  • Robert Haveman
  • John Aeschlimann
  • Cliff Kraemer
  • Karen Johnson Mathews
  • Janine Sullivan
  • Alice Green
  • Cynthia Tanner
  • Theresa Whitehead
  • Pamela Paulu
  • Al Roberts
  • Cindi Becker
  • Audrey Roberts
  • Jeannie Roberts
  • John Voegeli
  • Elizabeth Severson
  • Ray Clausen
  • Bobbi Wolfe
  • Betsy Kraemer
  • Wilma Ross
  • Sam Braithwait
  • Hal Bennett
  • Jill Dittrich
  • Jim Allen
  • Kay Allen
  • Joan Shands
  • Anne Gordon Walker
  • Sue Rosa
  • Sam Braithwait
  • Paula Hogan
  • Jan Tymorek
  • Ariel Hicklin
  • Fannie Hicklin
  • Blair Mathews
  • Sarah Sundquist
  • Jim Schneider
  • Mark Rosa
  • Debbie Remington
  • Jim Olson
  • Lorna Kniaz
  • Professor Stewart Macaulay
  • Thomas J. Balistreri
  • Jim Schneider
  • Ed Reisner
  • Tom Eckerle
  • Kurt Kobelt
  • Alison TenBruggencate
  • Robert Kasieta
  • Ray Clausen
  • John Voegeli
  • Elizabeth Severson
  • Bruce Green
  • John Gibson
  • Jonathan Rosenblum