Kleefisch, Barnes hope Lt. Gov. job is launching point to bigger roles

Barnes Kleefisch

MADISON, Wis. — Former Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and current Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes don’t have a lot in common, but they do share one thing: a hope that their time as second-in-command has prepared them for a bigger stage.

Kleefisch is now running for governor, while Barnes is running for U.S. Senate. News 3 Now sat down with both recently about their time as Lt. Governor and what led to their desire to run for higher office. You can watch both interviews below.