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Doug Harrod
Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly District 32
Political party Democrat
Website Campaign website
Doug Harrod (b. September 20, 1945) was a Democratic candidate for District 32 of the Wisconsin State Assembly. The primary election was on September 14, 2010 and the general election was on November 2, 2010.

Harrod is a high school teacher and coach at Badger-Genoa City Union High School in Lake Geneva. He earned a B.S. in Health and Physical Education from Illinois State University in 1968.[1]



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Harrod was defeated by Republican Tyler August in the November 2 general election. Also defeated was Independent Daniel Kilkenny. Harrod was unopposed in the primary election.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Doug A. Harrod (D) 1,120 99.64%

Campaign themes

Harrod lists his positions on issues he is concerned about:

  • Campaign finance reform - Believes there has been "much talk but little action."
  • Fiscal responsibility - "We must create a state budget within our means."
  • Alternative energy - "The use of alternative fuels and energy source technology must become a part of our everyday lives."
  • Education - "Revenue caps and the state formula for funding school districts need to be re-evaluated" Wants to repeal Qualified Economic Offers.
  • Health Care - "We need to provide better information to our residents so they can take advantage of programs such as "Badger Care."
  • Taxes - Wants "Equitable" distribution of taxes.
  • Living wage - "We need to attract employers to Wisconsin and the 32nd District that would pay a 'living wage.'"
  • Dignity for senior citizens - Believes senior citizens "need and deserve security in their golden years!"
  • Protecting our environment - He says "I pledge to be an advocate for the protection of our resources."
  • The family farmer - He will support legislatin that "will have the goal of insuring the heritage of the 'Family Farm' in Wisconsin.."
  • Responsible growth - Believes "there must be specific and clear guidelines for growth."
  • Small business - Believes "Small business will be the driving force of our economic recovery!"

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