Lieutenant Governor Election Archives

Democratic State Sen. Lena Taylor running for lieutenant governor

October 7, 2021

A Democratic state senator from Milwaukee announced Monday, October 4, 2021, she is a candidate for Wisconsin lieutenant governor. Sen. Lena Taylor made her announcement on the steps of the state Capitol in Madison. She would be the state’s first Black female lieutenant governor. Incumbent Mandela Barnes, the state’s first Black lieutenant governor, has decided… [Read More]

Wisconsin Lt. Governor candidate Mandela Barnes looks to make a change

November 1, 2018

By Karen Stokes Mandela Barnes, former two term Wisconsin State Representative and candidate for lieutenant governor has been on the road with running mate Tony Evers to discuss the issues and have conversations with the people of this state. If elected, Barnes would be the first lieutenant governor of color in Wisconsin history. “Being a… [Read More]