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 was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 1. He defeatedDemocrat Richard Skare in the general election on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Garey Bies (R) 14,225
Richard Skare (D) 10,165
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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