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|Name = Don Pridemore
 
|Name = Don Pridemore
 
|Profile picture = Pridemore donald.jpg
 
|Profile picture = Pridemore donald.jpg
|Position = Wisconsin State Assembly District 99
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|Position = Wisconsin State Assembly District 22
 
|Current candidacy = Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction
 
|Current candidacy = Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction
 
|Current candidacy primary date = February 19, 2013
 
|Current candidacy primary date = February 19, 2013
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|Status = Incumbent  
 
|Status = Incumbent  
 
|Tenure = 2005 - Present
 
|Tenure = 2005 - Present
|Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 3, 2013]]
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|Term ends = January 5, 2015
 
|Assumed office = 2005
 
|Assumed office = 2005
 
|Political party = Republican
 
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|Per diem = $88/day
 
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|Last election = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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|Last election = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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|First elected = 2004
 
|First elected = 2004
 
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|Next election = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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{{tnr}}'''Don Pridemore''' (b. October 20, 1946) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 99th District since 2005.
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{{tnr}}'''Don Pridemore''' (b. October 20, 1946) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 22 since 2013. He represented the 99th District from 2005 to 2013.
  
 
Pridemore served in the United State Air Force and has worked as an electronics design engineer, electronics research technician, and senior electronics project engineer.
 
Pridemore served in the United State Air Force and has worked as an electronics design engineer, electronics research technician, and senior electronics project engineer.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Pridemore has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Pridemore served on these committees:
 
* [[Children and Families Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Children and Families Committee]] Chair
 
* [[Children and Families Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Children and Families Committee]] Chair
 
* [[Colleges and Universities Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Colleges and Universities Committee]]
 
* [[Colleges and Universities Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Colleges and Universities Committee]]
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Revision as of 18:51, 8 January 2013

Don Pridemore
Pridemore donald.jpg
Current candidacy
Running for Wisconsin Superintendent of Public Instruction
Date of primaryFebruary 19, 2013
General electionApril 2, 2013
Current office
Wisconsin State Assembly District 22
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday10/20/1946
Place of birthMilwaukee, WI
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Don Pridemore (b. October 20, 1946) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 22 since 2013. He represented the 99th District from 2005 to 2013.

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

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Pridemore served on these committees:

Personal Privacy

2009-2010

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

Elections

2013

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]

2012

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

2010

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

2010

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

2008

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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Political offices
Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 22
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 99
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Chris Kapenga (R)
[[Category:2010 winner]