The La Crosse County Republican Party assembled in caucus Saturday, January 22nd, 2022 at the 3rd Congressional District Headquarters in Onalaska. Attendance was the highest in over a decade.
Derrick Van Orden who is the endorsed candidate for Congress spoke to the caucus. His comments included the following quote:
" Republicans know that Western Wisconsin will determine the outcome of the most important elections in the country. We have an outstanding slate of local, state and federal candidates who are leading the way to take back our communities, culture and country.
Families are having trouble filling up their gas tanks and buying groceries on the same day. This is directly due to Biden and Pelosi's reckless spending.
Republicans are motivated, organized and fired up to Fire Pelosi and bring prosperity back to main street Wisconsin."
A straw poll was conducted for Governor and Lt. Governor. The results were as follows;
Rebecca Kleefisch 85%
Kevin Nicholson 7%
Adam Fischer 2%
Jonathon Wichmann 2%
Senator Patrick Testin 89%
David Varnam 7%