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Barrett, government and community leaders, speak out against Walker’s agenda to eliminate same day registration
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In response to Governor Walker’s recent plans to again attack voting rights, members of the African-American Civic Engagement Roundtable, joined by Mayor Tom Barrett, Neil Albrecht (Executive Director of the city of Milwaukee’s Election Commission), State Representative Sandy Pasch, State Representative Jon Richards, and other community partners held a press conference on Wednesday morning to speak out against public comments made by Walker that support the elimination of same day registration in Wisconsin.
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Travis Romero-Boeck, new president of the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee Student Association, and Angela Lang, new vice president, are reflections of the diverse UWM student body. Both were born and raised in the Milwaukee area. Romero-Boeck’s family background is Colombian on his father’s side; Lang identifies herself as biracial.
However, more important than their racial or ethnic background, they both agree, is that they are students – reflecting the views of students to the campus administration and local officials.
While everyone’s background is certainly part of who they are, says Romero-Boeck, a senior …