August 4, 2014 - "The gold standard is Janel Brandtjen"
"She is one of the few Waukesha County Board members who has been willing to shake up the apple cart....she towers over her opponents... Janel Brandtjen is an outstanding member of the county board... she will make things happen"
We're excited to announce that we've been endorsed by Wisconsin Family Action as well! Janel is committed to supporting strong families throughout this state!
Janel Brandtjen is privileged to announce she has been endorsed by the Wisconsin Realtors Association. Janel is committed to keeping Wisconsin an attractive and affordable place to live, while holding property taxes down.
ERIN, WI: County Supervisor and State Assembly Candidate Janel Brandtjen (R-Menomonee Falls) announces today that she received the endorsement of outgoing State Rep. Don Pridemore (R-Erin).
“Janel has been a trusted help in my past campaigns, and is an elected official with an track record as an experienced conservative leader. She's a good, solid, business owner and a conservative, principled woman. I know that she will continue the fight in Madison to advance our conservative agenda.” said Don Pridemore.
“Don has been a steadfast leader for conservatives to look up to over his ten years in the Assembly. He went to Madison, and he did what he said he was going to do. While he was a good Republican, he never hesitated to vote against his party if he believed that it was right. I am honored to accept his endorsement and will continue the fight on behalf of conservatives in Madison.” said Janel Brandtjen.
About Janel Brandtjen: Born and raised in Wisconsin, Janel graduated from UW-Milwaukee with a BS in Finance & Marketing. She is a business owner in Menomonee Falls, and is happily married for 25 years with two children. She is a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, the Republican Party of Waukesha County, the Republican Women of Waukesha County, and the National Rifle Association.
About Don Pridemore: Don Pridemore was born October 20, 1946 in Milwaukee, WI. He graduated from Milwaukee Lutheran High School in 1964 and graduated from Marquette University in 1977 with a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering. Don served in the U.S. Air Force from 1965-69 and is a member of the American Legion and VFW. He also belongs to the Hartford Area Taxpayers Association (a former president), Erin Baseball Club (president), NRA, and Senior Friends (Hartford). He is a former member of Hartford Optimists Club (charter board member), Land-O-Hills Baseball League (Commissioner), IEEE, WI Citizens for Legal Reform, BSA Troop 741 (former ASM), and the Erin Park Board 1995-present. Don was first elected to the WI State Assembly in 2004 and currently serves as Chairman of the Urban Education Committee.
Waukesha County Supervisor Janel Brandtjen (R-Menomonee Falls) is thrilled to announce four more endorsements for her campaign to succeed Rep. Don Pridemore as the 22nd Assembly District's Conservative Representative to the Assembly.
Among the endorsements are two of Supervisor Brandtjen's colleagues on the Waukesha County Board of Supervisors, a member of the Town of Erin's Executive Committee, and a Supervisor of the Town of Lisbon.
Today's endorsements bring the total to 3 organizations and 19 individuals (17 currently elected officials), including 6 from Menomonee Falls, 3 from the Town of Lisbon, 2 from the Village of Lannon, 1 from the Village of Butler, and 1 from the Town of Erin.
Following 10 year incumbent Don Pridemore's (R-Erin) decision to retire from the Assembly, Janel Brandtjen was asked by many concerned citizens to consider running for the seat. She has been working daily knocking doors across the 22nd District.
About Janel: Born and raised in Wisconsin, Janel graduated from UW-Milwaukee with a BS in Finance & Marketing. She is a business owner in Menomonee Falls, and is happily married for 25 years with two children. She is a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, the Republican Party of Waukesha County, the Republican Women of Waukesha County, and the National Rifle Association.
Today Janel Brandtjen turned in 400 signatures to the Government Accountability Board - twice the required amount!
County Supervisor Janel Brandtjen announces 4 more endorsements for her campaign to succeed Rep. Don Pridemore as the 22nd Assembly District's Representative to the Assembly.
These endorsements bring the total number of current elected officials endorsing Janel to 13.