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Revision as of 23:07, 18 July 2010

Ed Brooks
Brooks edward.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 50
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Ed Brooks is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 50th District since 2008.

Brooks served in the United States Army Reserve from 1965-1971, and has worked as a dairy producer, loan officer with the Production Credit Association, and county supervisor for the United States Department of Agriculture.

He is a member of the Wisconsin Farm Bureau and former member of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Board of Visitors, and former chair of the Wisconsin Federation of Coops.[1]

Issue positions

Brooks did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-154 Tobacco products purchased on behalf of, or to provide to, a minor prohibited; penalty provisions
  • AB-161 Dog damage claim re injured or killed farm animal, dog, or cat: deadline for filing revised; dog damage reimbursement fund required
  • 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

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

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Brooks' 2008 campaign:[3]

  • 1. Brooks, Ed $5,002
  • 2. Brooks, Edward $2,016
  • 3. WI Federation of Cooperatives $1,000
  • 4. WI Realtors Assoc $700
  • 5. Albers for Assembly $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wisconsin State Assembly District 50
Succeeded by