state Representative David Crowley
Milwaukee, WI State Assembly
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David Crowley was elected to the Wisconsin State Assembly in November 2016 and currently serves as the Chair of the Milwaukee County Democratic Caucus. David currently serves on the following Assembly Committees: Transportation, Criminal Justice and Public Safety, Jobs and Economy, Workforce Development, and Small Business Development.
David was born and raised on the north side of Milwaukee, WI. He is a proud graduate of Milwaukee Public Schools, and studied educational policy and community studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Committed to strengthening Milwaukee, David has long advocated for its residents and neighborhoods. Since graduating from high school, David has participated in organizations such as Urban Underground, Public Allies, and the Milwaukee Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union of Wisconsin, of which he is now the board chair. He has organized communities around citizen engagement, police accountability, mass incarceration, and other issues.
In 2010, David got his political start when he was hired as a statewide organizer for former U.S. Senator Russ Feingold. He has since worked on many local and state campaigns including the 2011 recall campaigns.