11:45 am - 1:30 pm
137 E. Wells St. Milwaukee WI, 53202
Johnson, the former Common Council president who became Milwaukee’s acting mayor when Tom Barrett stepped down last December to become U.S. ambassador to Luxembourg, was elected April 5. He is the city’s first elected Black mayor and will serve the remaining two years of Barrett’s term.
Johnson will take questions from a panel of journalists and from the audience at the luncheon, to be moderated by Milwaukee Press Club President Corrinne Hess, reporter for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. The event is set for 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Newsroom Pub, 137 E. Wells St.
WisPolitics.com partners with the press club as part of its ongoing event series in Milwaukee, sponsored by UW-Milwaukee, Wisconsin Academy of Global Education and Training, ELEVEN25 at Pabst, Milwaukee Police Association, The Firm Consulting, Medical College of Wisconsin and Spectrum.
The press club’s Newsmaker Luncheons are held to highlight the people and issues that affect individuals and communities in Milwaukee and Wisconsin. The cost is $20 for MPC members, $25 for non-members and $15 for students. Lunch is included. Advanced registration and payment are required and may be done by booking below. Checks may be mailed to the MPC at PO Box 176, North Prairie, WI 53153-0176. Cancellations will be accepted up to 48 hours in advance.
Please contact Joette Richards at the Milwaukee Press Club at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions, or call 262-894-2224.
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