4 facts about the Spiros Bill (AB 190)

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AB 190, the Spiros Bill – A bill to have public employees and local law enforcement act like Immigration agents.

Sponsored by Rep. Spiros, Rep. Kremer, Sen. Nass and others


  1. The Spiros Bill will separate Wisconsin immigrant families, disrupt the economy, and encourage people to leave the state.
  1. The Spiros Bill would prohibit local governments from keeping their employees from interrogating the public about their immigration status. AB 190 aims to turn courthouse clerks, City Hall employees, and even teachers into deportation agents.
  1. The Spiros Bill encourages racial profiling and makes local law enforcement an arm of the deportation machine. AB 190 outlaws common sense community policing that aims to build trust between local police and diverse communities.
  1. The Spiros Bill makes community members – including victims and witnesses to crime and domestic violence survivors – afraid to report crimes, making everyone less safe.

Call Governor Walker, Assembly Speaker Vos, and Senate Majority Leader Fitzgerald today and urge them to KILL THE SPIROS BILL!

Governor Scott Walker                    Senator Scott Fitzgerald                           Rep. Robin Vos
608-266-1212                                     608-266-5660                                                  608-282-3663
             govgeneral@wisconsin.gov             Sen.Fitzgerald@legis.wisconsin.gov          Rep.Vos@legis.wisconsin.gov