Speaker Robin Vos
Madison…Speaker Robin Vos (R-Rochester) released the following statement after learning of the passing of former Senate President Michael G. Ellis.
“Working together as Senate President and Assembly Speaker, Mike and I had a long and productive relationship. He was smart and tenacious, and I learned a great deal from him about being a leader. Mike was an icon of Wisconsin politics and he will be greatly missed. My heart goes out to his entire family.”
Ellis was 77 years old. He served in the Wisconsin Legislature for 44 years.