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}}{{tnr}}'''Ed Brooks''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 50th District since 2008.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Ed Brooks''' (b. July 1, 1942) is a [[Republican Party|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.
 
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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=108993 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Brooks]</ref>  
 
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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=108993 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Brooks]</ref>  
 
==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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=108993 Project Vote Smart - Assm. Brooks ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
 
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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* [[Criminal Justice Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Criminal Justice Committee]]
 
* [[Criminal Justice Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Criminal Justice Committee]]
  
===Sponsored legislation===   
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==Sponsored legislation==   
 
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
*AB-154 Tobacco products purchased on behalf of, or to provide to, a minor prohibited; penalty provisions
 
*AB-154 Tobacco products purchased on behalf of, or to provide to, a minor prohibited; penalty provisions
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For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A50 House site].
 
For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A50 House site].
  
==Major donors==
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==Campaign donors==
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===2008===
 
The top 5 donors to Brooks' 2008 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110096 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
The top 5 donors to Brooks' 2008 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110096 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
*1. Brooks, Ed $5,002
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*2. Brooks, Edward $2,016
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*3. WI Federation of Cooperatives $1,000
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| Brooks, Ed
*4. WI Realtors Assoc $700
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| align="right" | $5,002
*5. Albers for Assembly $500
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| Brooks, Edward
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| align="right" | $2,016  
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| WI Federation of Cooperatives
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| align="right" | $1,000
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| WI Realtors Assoc
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| align="right" | $700  
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| Albers for Assembly
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| align="right" | $500
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==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 17:01, 20 July 2010

Ed Brooks
Brooks edward.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 50
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Ed Brooks (b. July 1, 1942) 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]

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.

Campaign donors

2008

The top 5 donors to Brooks' 2008 campaign:[2]

Donor Amount
Brooks, Ed $5,002
Brooks, Edward $2,016
WI Federation of Cooperatives $1,000
WI Realtors Assoc $700
Albers for Assembly $500

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 50
2008–present
Succeeded by
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