Spring Election: Tuesday April 4, 2023
On the ballot:
City of La Crosse Council Member Districts 1-2
QUESTION 1: "Conditions of release before conviction. Shall section 8 (2) of article I of the constitution be amended to allow a court to impose on an accused person being released before conviction conditions that are designed to protect the community from serious harm?"
QUESTION 2: "Cash bail before conviction. Shall section 8 (2) of article I of the constitution be amended to allow a court to impose cash bail on a person accused of a violent crime based on the totality of the circumstances, including the accused's previous convictions for a violent crime, the probability that the accused will fail to appear, the need to protect the community from serious harm and prevent witness intimidation, and potential affirmative defenses?"
QUESTION 3: "Shall able-bodied, childless adults be required to look for work in order to receive taxpayer-funded welfare benefits?"
La Crosse County Referendum
"Should the Wisconsin legislature repeal or keep the state's 1849 abortion ban that provides no exceptions in cases of rape or incest nor to protect the health of the mother?"
School District of La Crosse Referendum
Question: Shall the School District of La Crosse, La Crosse and Vernon Counties, Wisconsin be authorized to exceed the revenue limit specified in Section 121.91, Wisconsin Statutes, by $6,250,000 for the 2023-2024 school year and by $10,750,000 per year for five years beginning with the 2024-2025 school year and ending with the 2028-2029 school year, for the non-recurring purposes of operational and maintenance expenses, including student support and mental health services, technology improvements, attracting and retaining staff, maintaining instructional programs, and safety and security improvements?
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