Dear Editor: April 3 is right around the corner. If you are wondering “What’s April 3rd?” you must not live within Dane Country Supervisory District 6.

In District 6 we take our politics seriously. As someone who has run for public office, I know firsthand the sacrifices that any candidate makes in running for local office.

As I write, I have deep appreciation and admiration for the four candidates who began the race to replace outgoing Supervisor John Hendrick (one of my heroes). Truth be told, if I did not personally know the “in it for all the right reasons” Yogesh Chawla, I would have been happy with any of the candidates.

Yogesh is one of those rare political finds. Not only is he brilliant, smart and dedicated, he actually cares about others more than political gains or capital. Don’t just take my word for it, visit So on April 3, please join me in proudly supporting Yogesh Chawla.

Brian Benford

Former Alderperson

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