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Dale Kooyenga

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Dale Kooyenga
Wisconsin State Assembly District 14
Representative
Assumed office
2011
Current term ends
2012
Political party Republican
Profession Certified Public Accountant, Legislator
Website http://legis.wisconsin.gov/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=14 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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