Join the League Lobby Team

As an elected or appointed municipal official, you can advocate for your municipality by joining the League’s Lobby Team.  

Team members are invited to the League's Lobby Days, scheduled three or four times during each two-year legislative session. Lobby Day starts at 9:15 a.m. with a briefing on legislative priorities. League staff provide briefing materials as well as League memos for you to use when you meet with your Legislators. After the briefing, everyone goes to the Capitol for their legislative meetings and then reconvenes to report out over lunch.

As part of the team, you'll also be invited to participate in behind the scenes interactive political briefings provided by webinar. 

Sign up for the Lobby Team using this form.  

2017 Lobby Days


February 15, League Lobby Day 
The League's Lobby Team held more than 100 meetings at the Capitol.

Assembly Speaker Robin Vos spoke to the group about the need for the Legislature to pass and the Governor to sign a long-term sustainable solution to the state's chronic transportation shortfall. Rep. John Macco, Chair of the Ways and Means Committee, discussed his committees project of reviewing Wisconsin's state and local tax structure at the Lobby Day Luncheon. 

Mayor Mike Wiza and the Stevens Point delegation was interviewed by their sister station. The reporter tracked them down in the Capitol rotunda. Sun Prairie Mayor Esser's meetings were also featured in the Sun Prairie Star here

May 10, League Lobby Day & Legislative Luncheon
Monona Terrace,
1 John Nolen Drive, Madison

Lobby Team Travel Expenses Reimbursed


The League reimburses you for mileage expenses and will also reimburse one night’s lodging and meals if you travel more than 400 miles round trip to attend Lobby Day.  

The 
reimbursement form (PDF) with receipts for lodging and meals must be submitted to the League.  

Take Action


You can advocate for your community by contacting your Legislators. Click through and your Legislators are identified for you. We make it easy for you by providing a message that you can customize. Take 
action. (Please note: we pick our battles. This link will only work when there is an active campaign.) 

Sign Up to Join the Team


Fill out the sign up form to join the Lobbying Team. If you have any questions, please contact Gail Sumi at 608-267-4477 or via email.
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Take any photos of Lobby Day? The League is collecting photos for future use, please e-mail Gail Sumi gsumi@lwm-info.org with any photos you would like to share.