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Revision as of 10:04, 3 March 2011

Dale Kooyenga
Wisconsin State Assembly District 14
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 3, 2011
Current term ends
January 3, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Certified Public Accountant, Legislator
Website Assembly website
Dale Kooyenga is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, District 14.

Kooyenga graduated with honors from Lakeland College in Sheboygan. He earned Masters in business Administration from Marquette University. He is a Certified Public Accountant and also serves as an Officer in the United States Army Reserve[1]

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Kooyenga was unopposed in the November 2 general election. Kooyenga defeated Republicans David Coon, Dennis Kaun, Chris Maurer, Michael Olen, and Ryan Shulander in the primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 14

Republican Primary (2010)

Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Dale P Kooyenga (R) 6,002 60.76%
David L. Coon (R) 1,634 16.54%
Chris Maurer (R) 1,225 12.4%
Ryan Shulander (R) 397 4.02%
Dennis Kaun (R) 376 3.81%
Michael E. Olen (R) 225 2.28%

Campaign themes

Kooyenga lists the following issues on his campaign website:

  • Jobs and the Economy - Wants to lower the tax burden on small business.
  • Human life - Supports the protection of the unborn.
  • State Finances - Supports cutting wasteful spending and government debt.
  • Right to Bear Arms - Supports keeping weapons away from violent criminals and felons.
  • Taxes - Has signed a pledge not to raise taxes.
  • Education - Supports school vouchers in order to encourage competition.
  • Voter ID - Supports requiring photo ID for voting.

Committee assignments

Kooyenga was named to the following committees in 2009-2010 session:

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Leah Vukmir
Wisconsin State Assembly District 14
2010-Present
Succeeded by
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