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Garey Bies

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Garey Bies
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 1
Incumbent
Assumed office
2001
Current term ends
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House website
Gary Bies (b. October 26, 1946) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 1st District since 2001.

Prior to his election to the Assembly, Bies worked as Project Director for the Door/Kewaunee Drug Task Force from 1990-2000, and was Chief Deputy/Deputy Sheriff for the Door County Sheriff's Department.

Bies is a member of American Legion Post 527 and the Knights of Columbus. He is married and has four children.[1]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Bies ran for re-election to Wisconsin State Assembly District 1. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. He is opposed by Democrat Richard Skare in the general election on November 2, 2010. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 1 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Garey D. Bies (R) 6,120 99.48%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bies won reelection to Assembly District 1, receiving 51.33% of the vote.[3]

Wisconsin Assembly District 1
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Garey Bies (R) 15,905 51%
Dick Skare (D) 15,055 49%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB 03 - Restrictions on the Sale of Fertilizer Containing Phosphorous
  • AB 94 - Park Passes for Buses
  • AB 154 - Providing Tobacco Products to Minors
  • AB 155 - Underage Drinking
  • AB 156 - Increasing Jail and Prison Times for Drunken Drivers

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

Campaign donors

The top 4 donors to Bies' 2008 campaign were mostly individuals:[4]

Donor Amount
Vrieze, John $1,000
Wisconsin Dental Assoc $500
Associated Builders & Contractors of WI $500
Harris, Jeffrey $500

Rep. Bies speaking at Peninsula Centennial Dedication

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 1
2000–present
Succeeded by
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