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Kaufert is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 55|District 55]]. Kaufert is running against [[Jay Schroeder]] in the [[Republican]] primary on August 14, 2012. [[Jim Crail]] is running unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>  
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Kaufert is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 55|District 55]]. Kaufert defeated [[Jay Schroeder]] in the [[Republican]] primary on August 14, 2012.<ref>[http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/files/elections/2012/by_state/WI_State_Assembly_0814.html?SITE=CSPANELN&SECTION=POLITICS ''Associated Press Primary Election Results,'' "Wisconsin State Assembly Primary Results 2012," August 14, 2012]</ref> [[Jim Crail]] is ran unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>  
 
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Dean Kaufert
Kaufert Dean.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 55
Incumbent
In office
1991 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 23
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1990
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday05/23/1957
Place of birthOutagamie County, WI
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dean Kaufert (b. May 23, 1957) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 55th District since 1991. He previously served as an Alderman for the City of Neenah from 1985-1991.

Kaufert is the owner of the Trophy and Awards Store. He is a member of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce, Neenah-Menasha Bowling Association, Neenah-Menasha Elks Club, Neenah-Menasha Noon Optimists, and the Winnebago County Republican Party.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Kaufert is running in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 55. Kaufert defeated Jay Schroeder in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012.[2] Jim Crail is ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[3]

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Kaufert was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 55. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election and in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 55 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Dean R. Kaufert (R) 3,822 99.3%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-117 Budget process: withholding pay and expenses from legislators and certain state elected officials if not passed by August 1 of odd-numbered year; acceptance of political contributions by partisan elective state officials prohibited between certain dates, penalty provision;
  • AB-191 OWI conviction for 2nd or 3rd offense: expanding a pilot program that reduces period of imprisonment if violator completes probation that includes AODA treatment
  • AB-345 Guantanamo Bay Naval Base detention facility: Corr.Dept may not enter into an agreement or contract to imprison prisoners or detainees from unless they violated a Wisconsin law

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

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Kaufert received $10,601 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Wisconsin State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dean Kaufert's campaign in 2010
Wisconsin Insurance Alliance$500
Wisconsin Physician & Dentist Association$500
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 400$500
Walters, Jeffrey$500
Wisconsin Credit Union League$500
Total Raised in 2010 $10,601

2008

The top 5 donors to Kaufert's 2008 campaign were all individuals:[6]

Donor Amount
Sharp, Sherry $1,000
Mitchell, Susan M $1,000
Walton, Jim $1,000
Anderson, Travis $1,000
Walton, Christy $1,000

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