WisGOP Statement on the Incident at Hudson Field Office

[Madison, WI] – On Tuesday morning, an individual walking outside the Republican Party of Wisconsin’s Hudson Field Office discovered a potential explosive device outside the office. Republican Party of Wisconsin staff members and volunteers were not present at the office at the time and everyone is safe.

The authorities were immediately notified. Authorities are currently on the scene at the Hudson Field Office and the situation is ongoing.

“We have differences in our views, in our philosophies, and our vision for America, but violence or threats of violence cannot stand because such actions lead to potential destruction that can’t be overcome,” said Andrew Hitt, Chairman of the Republican Party of Wisconsin. “We are grateful that everyone is safe at this time and we hope that the situation is swiftly and safely resolved.”

The Republican Party of Wisconsin asks that anyone with information regarding the incident contact the authorities.