Paul Soglin

City of Madison, former Mayor
Soglin served as Madison’s mayor for a total of 22 years in three different stints between 1973 and 2019. He came to Madison politics by way of anti-Vietnam War activism as a UW-Madison student in the 1960s. He was beaten by police during campus protests against the Dow Chemical Company in 1967 and was elected to the City Council the following year.

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