Pope and Smith Face Off in Democratic Primary for Wisconsin State Assembly District 80 on August 11
Republican Chase Binnie is running unopposed in the Partisan Primary
July 23, 2020
Rep. Sondy Pope
Democratic Rep. Sondy Pope is one of the longest-serving members of the Wisconsin State Assembly. But, even with all she's seen, this year has been unlike any other.
This morning, she's making a pie and chatting on the phone about her latest bid for re-election. At this point in July, she would usually be busy attending one of the countless festivals and community events she frequents to keep in touch with her constituents during a normal year. A global pandemic has cancelled all of them, so here she is, saying how much she misses her staff at the Capitol, while reading a...