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Don Pridemore
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 99
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 10
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Date of birth10/20/1946
Place of birthMilwaukee, WI
Office website
Don Pridemore (b. October 20, 1946) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 99th District since 2005.

Pridemore served in the United State Air Force and has worked as an electronics design engineer, electronics research technician, and senior electronics project engineer.

He is a member of the Erin Park Board, American Legion, Hartford Lions, Hartford Area Taxpayers Association, National Rifle Association (NRA), Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), Washington County Republican Party, and Waukesha County Republican Party.[1]

Committee assignments


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

Personal Privacy


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



See also: Wisconsin state executive official elections, 2013

Pridemore is a candidate for the non-partisan statewide position of Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction in 2013.[2]


See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Pridemore won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 22. Pridemore defeated Nick Oliver in the Republican primary on August 14[3] and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 22, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDon Pridemore Incumbent 98.6% 23,817
     Scattering 1.4% 348
Total Votes 24,165

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 22 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDon Pridemore Incumbent 83.2% 8,290
Nick Oliver 16.8% 1,675
Total Votes 9,965


See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Pridemore was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 99. He defeated Democrat Tom Hibbard in the general election on November 2, 2010. He defeated Republicans Jim Batzko and Scott Henke in the September 14, 2010 primary election. [5]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 99 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Don Pridemore (R) 22,355
Tom Hibbard (D) 6,518
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 1 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Don Pridemore (R) 7,618 57.65%
Scott M. Henke (R) 3,164 23.94%
Jim Batzko (R) 2,427 18.37%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-336 Health care facility, health care provider, or employee of: liability from immunity for reporting violation of law or certain standards, unprofessional conduct, or negligence in patient care; confidentiality of patient health care records provision
  • AB-359 Married couple with Wisconsin adjusted gross income under certain amount: refundable individual income tax credit created

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

Campaign donors


In 2010, Pridemore received $18,883 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Wisconsin State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Don Pridemore's campaign in 2010
Wisconsin Institute Of CPAs$750
Wisconsin Health & Hospital Association$500
Bradt, Sam$500
Wisconsin Republican Party$500
Tavern League Of Wisconsin$500
Total Raised in 2010 $18,883


The top 5 donors to Pridemore's 2008 campaign:[7]

Donor Amount
Northwestern Mutual Life $500
WI Realtors Assoc $500
Mitchell, Susan M $500
WI Motor Carriers Assoc $500
Walton, Lynne $500

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