|Wisconsin State Assembly District 78|
|2011 - Present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Middlebury College, 1982|
|Master's||University of Oklahoma, 1988|
|Date of birth||04/28/1959|
Hulsey had been a Dane County Board Supervisor from 1998 up until his election. Hulsey is the founder and president of Better Environmental Solutions, a small business that consults about renewable energy. He holds a BA from Middlebury College and a MS in Natural Science from the University of Oklahoma.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hulsey served on the following committees:
|Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Energy and Utilities|
At the beginning of the 2011 legislative session, Hulsey served on the following committees:
|Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Energy and Utilities|
|• Natural Resources|
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012
Hulsey won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 78. Hulsey defeated Christopher Fisher in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Jonathan Dedering (G) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 78, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Brett Hulsey Incumbent||75.4%||22,853|
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 78 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Brett Hulsey Incumbent||91.3%||5,215|
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010
Hulsey defeated Republican David Redick, Green Party Ben Manski, and Independent David Olson in the November 2 general election. Hulsey defeated Democrats Dianne Hesselbein, John Imes, Fred Wade, and Douglas Zwank in the primary election. 
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 77 General Election (2010)|
|Brett Hulsey (D)||12,142|
|Ben Manski (G)||7,762|
|David Redick (R)||4,670|
|David Olson (I)||373|
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 77 Democratic primary (2010)|
|Bret Hulsey (D)||2,904||44.17%|
|Dianne H. Hesselbein (D)||1,992||30.3%|
|Fred Wade (D)||1,125||17.11%|
|John Imes (D)||347||5.28%|
|Douglas C. Zwank (D)||205||3.12%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, when Hulsey first won election to the State Assembly, he collected $61,652 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|18 other contributors||$500 each|
Hulsey's slogan on the campaign website is "Progress for a better Wisconsin." He lists positions on the following issues, and generally emphasizes environmental issues.
- Conservation - Supports a ban on unnecessary commercial diesel idling.
- Energy - Supports clean jobs, clean energy and clean air.
- Health care - For a healthier Wisconsin.
- Human rights - Supports a wooman's right to choose.
- Human services - Believes in protecting vulnerable citizens, and champions seniors.
- Labor - Believes he understands labor issues. 
Hulsey is married and has two children.
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- Brett Hulsey on the Wisconsin State Assembly website
- Brett Hulsey's biography on Project Vote Smart
- Brett Hulsey's official campaign website
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Brett Hulsey on Facebook
- Brett Hulsey's profile on LinkedIn
- Campaign website
- Wisconsin Department of Elections - Official Primary Results
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012
- Official GAB primary results
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board "Contribution Limits"
- Follow the Money.org, Brett Hulsey candidate summary, Retrieved June 22, 2011
- campaign website
Mark Pocan (D)
|Wisconsin State Assembly District 78
| Succeeded by|
|Wisconsin State Assembly District 77
2011 - 2013
| Succeeded by|
Terese Berceau (D)
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