Daniel LeMahieu

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Daniel LeMahieu
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 59
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 12
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Date of birth11/05/1946
Place of birthSheboygan, WI
ProfessionPublisher, Lakeshore Weekly
Office website
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


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, LeMahieu served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Administrative Rules, Chair


At the beginning of the 2011 legislative session, LeMahieu served on the following committees:


At the beginning of the 2009 legislative session, LeMahieu served on the following committees:


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


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

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



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

LeMahieu won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 59. LeMahieu ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 59, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDaniel LeMahieu Incumbent 99.2% 25,172
     - Scattering 0.8% 197
Total Votes 25,369


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


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


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


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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