longtime lawmaker

Wisconsin senator still going strong after serving 60 years

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - With more than 60 years in Wisconsin politics behind him, Democratic state Sen. Fred Risser of Madison isn't showing any signs of slowing down.Wisconsin Public Radio (http://bit.ly/2prBuZx ) reports that the 90-year-old senator hasn't missed a debate vote in 50 years. Risser was born and raised in Madison, served in the U.S. Navy in World War II and became a practicing attorney before being elected to the Legislature at age 29.