He was subsequently called to service again when Governor Thompson appointed him to serve as Bayfield County District Attorney. Van Hollen won the Republican nomination for Attorney General in 2006 over then-Waukesha County District Attorney Paul Bucher.
In the general election, he defeated Dane County Executive Kathleen Falk, who had previously bested Lautenschlager in the Democratic primary.
• How protective factors and outcomes for these children are related.
Van Hollen (born John Byron Van Hollen February 19, 1966 in Chetek, Wisconsin) is the Attorney General of the State of Wisconsin.
In 2007 he was elected the Grand Master of Masons in Wisconsin, serving until June 2008.
He earned his law degree two years later from the University of Wisconsin Law School.
A Republican, he was elected to the office in November 2006 and took office on January 3, 2007, succeeding Democrat Peg Lautenschlager. Olaf College in 1988 with an undergraduate degree in political science and economics.
Its not reasonable to ban a weapon, which would take that weapon over time, off the street. He didnt register support or opposition to any proposal, but reserved his greatest skepticism for new gun control laws and for calls from some other Republicans to broaden state law to allow license holders to carry concealed weapons in schools. Im not certain that banning AR-15 semi-automatic (rifles) with thirty-shot clips would have prevented it, Van Hollen said of the Connecticut tragedy. Van Hollen today attacked "knee-jerk" proposals that would ban the very type of semi-automatic rifle and high-capacity ammunition magazines used in the Newtown, CN shooting.
How would we have limited access to the mentally ill in the Newtown tragedy, take the mothers guns away? I want to buy into anything people can show me will reasonably reduce horrible senseless acts of violence like this, Van Hollen said.In the video, which has gone viral since hitting the web with more than 300,000 views and over 1,000 gushing comments, the girl could be seen jamming on her Vigier Excalibur electric guitar, her fingers flying over the strings with mind-boggling dexterity.The wunderkind’s low-key routine is a far cry from Van Halen’s on-stage antics.Musicians Wolfgang Van Halen, Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen of Van Halen perform onstage during the 2015 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 17, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.Wolfgang Van Halen, Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen of Van Halen perform onstage during the 2015 Billboard Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 17, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.The troubled Norwegian virtuoso was known to leap into the air and grimace while playing his pieces, often a cigarette dangling from his mouth.