Daniel LeMahieu

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Daniel LeMahieu
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 59
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday11/05/1946
Place of birthSheboygan, WI
ProfessionPublisher, Lakeshore Weekly
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Daniel LeMahieu (b. November 5, 1946) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 59th District since 2003.

LeMahieu is the publisher of Lakeshore Weekly. He previously served as Chair of the Sheboygan County Board from 2000-2002, and a Supervisor on the Board from 1988-2002.

He is the former President of the Oostburg Business Association and Oostburg Kiwanis Club.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, LeMahieu has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, LeMahieu served on these committees:

Issues

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-270 Production plant generating electricity from wind power: utility aid payments to towns and counties modified
  • AB-306 Virtual charter schools: enrollment limit eliminated
  • AB-357 Stolen firearm: penalty for intentionally receiving

For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Daniel LeMahieu endorsed Rick Santorum in the 2012 presidential election. [2]

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

LeMahieu is running in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 59. LeMahieu ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012. No Democrats filed to run for this seat. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[3]

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

LeMahieu was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 59. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election and in the November 2, 2010 general election. [4]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 59 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Daniel LeMahieu (R) 9,917 99.81%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, LeMahieu received $26,012 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Wisconsin State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Daniel LeMahieu's campaign in 2010
Wisconsin Insurance Alliance$500
Alliant Energy$500
Wisconsin Institute Of CPAs$500
Wisconsin Dental Association$500
Northwestern Mutual Life$500
Total Raised in 2010 $26,012

2008

The top 5 donors to LeMahieu's 2008 campaign:[6]

Donor Amount
Pro-Life Wisconsin Victory Fund $500
WI Bankers Assoc $500
Republican Party of Sheboygan County $500
Managed Health Services Insurance Corp $500
Washington County Republican Cmte $500

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Wisconsin State Assembly District 59
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