Wisconsin is holding elections, including for Milwaukee Common Council, on Feb. 21, 2023. A number of candidates running in these elections completed Ballotpedia’s Candidate Connection survey. These survey responses allow voters to hear directly from candidates about what motivates them to run for office.
Below is a selection of responses from the candidates who filled out the survey as of Feb. 15, 2023. To read each candidate’s full responses, click their name at the bottom of the article.
Amber Danyus is running for Milwaukee Common Council District 9 and the special primary election is on Feb. 21. Here’s how Danyus responded to the question: “What areas of public policy are you personally passionate about?”
“As a Mother, and an educator, I am always looking for ways to make our neighborhood, our community, and our city a safer and healthier place for our kids. I strongly believe that what’s best for our children is what’s best for all of us. As Alderwoman, I want to bring the wealth of resources in our city to the folks who need them and empower everyone to thrive. …”
Click here to read the rest of Danyus’ answers.
Bruce Winter is running for Milwaukee Common Council District 5 and the special primary election is on Feb. 21. Here’s how Winter responded to the question: “What areas of public policy are you personally passionate about?”
“Stopping the reckless driving starting with the young people in our community. I would like to start an Impact 4 Life program in our high schools.”
Click here to read the rest of Winter’s answers.
If you’re a Milwaukee, Wisconsin candidate or incumbent, click here to take the survey. The survey contains over 30 questions, and you can choose the ones you feel will best represent your views to voters. If you complete the survey, a box with your answers will display on your Ballotpedia profile. Your responses will also populate the information that appears in our mobile app, My Vote Ballotpedia.