|Wisconsin Public Service Commission|
|February 2015 - present|
|Years in position||0|
|Elections and appointments|
|Appointed by||Gov. Scott Walker (R)|
|Wisconsin Department of Administration Secretary|
|January 2011 - February 2015|
|Wiconsin State Assembly, District 94|
- 1 Biography
- 2 Political career
- 3 Elections & appointments
- 4 Sponsored legislation
- 5 Campaign donors
- 6 Personal
- 7 State profile
- 8 Recent news
- 9 See also
- 10 External links
- 11 References
Huebsch is a former Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 94 from 1995 to 2011. He resigned from the legislature on January 3, 2011, after being named by Gov. Walker as the state's Administration Secretary.. He previously served on the La Crosse County Board of Supervisors from 1992-1995.
Huebsch has worked as a marketing director and legislative assistant.
Before joining the PSC, Huebsch served four years as Wisconsin Department of Administration Secretary. His past state government experience also includes 16 years in the state legislature and serving on the La Crosse County Board.Huebsch attended Onalaska High School and Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
He is a member of a number of organizations, including the American Legislative Exchange Council, Family and Children's Center Community Board, Greater La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce, Holmen Rod and Gun Club, National Rifle Association (NRA), Onalaska Business Association, Onalaska Rotary Club, Rod and Gun Club, Sons of the American Legion and Board of Advisors of Viterbo College.
- Graduated from Onalaska High School
- Attended Oral Roberts University
Wisconsin Public Service Commission (2015-present)
Wisconsin State Assembly (1995-2011)
Huebsch served 16 years as 94th District representative in the Wisconsin State Assembly. His tenure in the state assembly included one term serving as speaker.
Prior to his resignation, Huebsch served on the following committees:
Elections & appointments
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010
Huebsch was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 94. He defeated Democrat Cheryl Hancock in the general election on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed in the primary election on September 14.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 94 General Election (2010)|
|Michael Huebsch (R)||13,979|
|Cheryl Hancock (D)||9,768|
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 94 Republican Primary (2010)|
|Mike Huebsch (R)||4,261||99.77%|
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
- AB-132 Civil Air Patrol emergency service operation: employer required to grant an unpaid leave of absence; discrimination in employment prohibited; DWD provision
- AB-201 Pupil counts by school districts re report to DPI: January date changed
For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.
The top five donors to Huebsch's 2008 campaign were mostly individuals:
|American Legislative Exchange Council||$3,097|
|Irgens, Mark F||$1,000|
|Kolb, Walter L||$750|
|Hazelbaker, Mark B||$750|
Huebsch is married to Valerie Huebsch, with whom he has two children, Ryan and Brett. The family resides in West Salem.
Wisconsin's population in 2013 was 5,742,713 according to the United States Census Bureau. This estimate represented a 1 percent change from the bureau's 2010 estimate. The state's population per square mile was 105 in 2010, exceeding the national average of 87.4. Wisconsin experienced a 1.5 percent increase in total employment from 2011 to 2012 based on census data, falling below a 2.2 percent increase at the national level during the same period.
Wisconsin fell below the national average for residents who attained at least bachelor's degrees based on census data from 2009 to 2013. The United States Census Bureau found that 26.8 percent of Wisconsin residents aged 25 years and older attained bachelor's degrees compared to 28.8 percent at the national level. The median household income in Wisconsin was $52,413 between 2009 and 2013 compared to a $53,046 national median income. Census information showed a 13.5 percent poverty rate in Wisconsin during the study period compared to a 14.5 percent national poverty rate.
Note: The United States Census Bureau considers "Hispanic or Latino" to be a place of origin rather than a race. Citizens may report both their race and their place of origin, and as a result, the percentages in each column of the racial demographics table may exceed 100 percent.
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google news search for the terms "Mike Huebsch Wisconsin Public Service Commission."
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- Public Services Commissioner
- Wisconsin Public Service Commission
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- Public Service Commission of Wisconsin
- Commissioner biographies
- Official Wisconsin Assembly website of Representative Michael Huebsch
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2004, 1998
- Wisconsin Democracy Campaign profile
- Representative Huebsch's Freedom Speaks profile
- Representative Huebsch's LinkedIn
- weau.com, "Neitzel succeeds Huebsch as WI Dept. of Administration Secretary," February 16, 2015
- LaCrosse Tribune, "Huebsch: No bias on high-voltage project," March 11, 2015
- WKBT "3 Wis. lawmakers bid adieu to take jobs with gov," January 3, 2011
- Channel 3000 "Walker Names Cabinet Secretaries," December 30, 2010
- Project Vote Smart, "Assemblyman Huebsch," accessed March 24, 2015
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "Official 2010 Primary election results," accessed April 25, 2014
- Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions
- United States Census Bureau, "QuickFacts Beta," accessed March 24, 2015
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "Wisconsin Election Results," accessed March 24, 2015
- The American Presidency Project, "Presidential Elections Data," accessed March 24, 2015
- United States Census Bureau, "Frequently Asked Questions," accessed April 21, 2014
- Each column will add up to 100 percent after removing the "Hispanic or Latino" place of origin percentages, although rounding by the Census Bureau may make the total one- or two-tenths off from being exactly 100 percent. This Ballotpedia page provides a more detailed explanation of how the Census Bureau handles race and ethnicity in its surveys.
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