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name                = Andre Jacque|
 
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political position  = Candidate for<br> [[Wisconsin State Assembly|Wisconsin State Assembly District 2]]|
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political position  = [[Wisconsin State Assembly|Wisconsin State Assembly District 2]]|
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assumed office      = 2011 |
 
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website            = [http://www.jacqueforassembly.org/en-us/default.aspx Campaign website]
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website            = [http://legis.wisconsin.gov/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=2 Assembly website]
  
}}{{tnr}}'''Andre Jacque''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Wisconsin State Assembly, 2010|Republican candidate ]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010#District 2|District 2]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].  The primary election was on [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]]  and the general election was on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''Andre Jacque''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]]for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010#District 2|District 2]].   
  
 
Jacque is a Green Bay Area Transit Planning Coordinator.  He is a University of Wisconsin - Madison Graduate with Distinction.<ref>[http://www.jacqueforassembly.org/en-us/about/default.aspx Campaign website biography]</ref>
 
Jacque is a Green Bay Area Transit Planning Coordinator.  He is a University of Wisconsin - Madison Graduate with Distinction.<ref>[http://www.jacqueforassembly.org/en-us/about/default.aspx Campaign website biography]</ref>
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Revision as of 04:22, 1 February 2011

Andre Jacque
Wisconsin State Assembly District 2
Representative
Assumed office
2011
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Website Assembly website
Andre Jacque is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, for District 2.

Jacque is a Green Bay Area Transit Planning Coordinator. He is a University of Wisconsin - Madison Graduate with Distinction.[1]

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Jacque defeated Democratic incumbent Ted Zigmunt in the November 2 general election. He defeated Republicans Terry Ostrander and Jeff Van Straten in the primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 2 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Andre Jacque (R) 13,958
Ted Zigmunt (D) 8,456
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 2 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Andre Jacque (R) 3,204 48.62%
Jeff Van Straten (R) 2,239 33.98%
Terry Ostrander (R) 1,135 17.22%

Campaign themes

Jacque campaign slogan is "Common Values-Common Sense." He lists the following campaign issues as his focus:

  • Taxes - Excerpt: "I support tougher state spending controls"...and "...requiring state agencies to justify their base budget spending..." and "...repeal the numerous state tax hikes passed during 2009..."
  • Jobs and the Economy - Jacque proposes to reverse the current trend by the following actions: "Support the REPEAL of the $242.5 million jobs tax...," "Support the Recruit & Retain Jobs NOW Act," "Support an Economic Development Superfund...," "Oppose massive tax hikes for government-run healthcare.", and "Work to repeal auto insurance changes written by trial lawyers..."
  • Abortion: Excerpt: "100% Pro-Life," is a "Member of Pro-Life Wisconsin and Wisconsin Right to Life", and "...will work to eliminate taxpayer funding for programs and organizations that perform and promote abortions."
  • 2nd Amendment: Jacque will work to "Require that sportsmen's fees are used for sporting, wildlife and conservation purposes...,"Ensure that rural, publicly-owned property remains available to citizens for recreation and hunting...," and is a "NRA member, Supports the Right to Carry Act."[3]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ted Zigmunt (D)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 2
2010–present
Succeeded by
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