Newsmakers: Rep. Samantha Kerkman Exit Interview
On April 20, 2022, Newsmakers Host Lisa Pugh sat down with outgoing State Representative Samantha Kerkman (R-Salem Lakes). Rep. Kerkman was elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2000 and is the longest serving Republican currently in the Wisconsin State Assembly. She was sworn in this week as Kenosha County’s first woman County Executive, flipping the long held Democratic seat. Her win has created a national buzz in conservative circles.