U.S. Rep. Tom Petri, R-Fond du Lac, responds to a question during a Town Hall meeting Feb. 19 at the Fond du Lac Public Library.
Health care, federal disaster aid, education vouchers and the budget deficit were on the minds of citizens who attended U.S. Rep. Tom Petri's Tuesday Town Hall meeting in Fond du Lac.
About 25 people braved frigid temperatures to listen as Petri fielded questions at the Fond du Lac Public Library. Also on hand were State Sen. Rick Gudex, R-Fond du Lac, and Assemblymen Jeremy Thiesfeldt, R-Fond du Lac, and Mike Schraa, R-Oshkosh.
Fond du Lac resident Gary Melcher expressed concern about how senior citizens on Medicare will be affected by the federal healthcare plan, fearing costs would be ...