In this laid back episode of the The Big Picture with Mark Becker, Mark sits down with his good friend and Brown County board member, Tom Sieber. Mark and Tom discuss Tom’s winding road of political identity, the political divide in the media, and gerrymandering.
The Big Picture with Mark Becker Episode : US House of Representatives Candidate Amanda Stuck (WI, District 8)
WI State Representative for the 57th District and congressional candidate Amanda Stuck is challenging US Representative Mike Gallagher of Wisconsin’s 8th district on a platform of healthcare reform and receptiveness to the issues facing Wisconsin’s working class. Mark Becker and Amanda discuss how Amanda’s background shapes her as a candidate, The lessons she has learned as an a member of Wisconsin’s minority party, and Congressman Gallagher’s shunning of his community prioritizing party allegiance.
Representative Staush Gruszynski (Assembly District 90) joins Mark Becker for the very first episode of The Big Picture With Mark Becker. They discuss the extreme divide in the Wisconsin state government and how anything can get done with such a divide.