|Wisconsin State Assembly District 54|
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Hintz has worked as a research assistant for Governor's Commission on State and Local Partnerships for the 21st Century, analyst for the Long Beach Budget Bureau, and municipal consultant for Public Administration Associates Limited Liability Company. He has been a legislative assistant to Representative Jay Johnson and Senator Herb Kohl.
Hintz is the chair of the 6th Congressional District Democratic Party and member of Leadership Oshkosh, Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce, Oshkosh Diversity Council, Oshkosh Downtown Rotary, Oshkosh Rotary Club, and the Winnebago County Democratic Party.
On his campaign site Hintz lists his positions on a number of issues, including:
- Property tax protection - I was a member of a bi-partisan group of legislators, who hope to pass a bill, known as the Newark Bill, which closes a property tax loophole that had the potential to cause a massive property tax shift to individual and commercial taxpayers of up to $2 billion. Closing this loophole was a MAJOR priority of mine and I was proud to co-sponsor this important piece of legislation."
- Education - "I have joined colleagues on a resolution that would require the legislature to address the K-12 education funding formula by the next state budget. For too long we have been pitting students against property tax payers. It is time to find a viable solution to make sure kids get the education they deserve."
- Ethics and campaign reform - "Democrats and Republicans in the legislature worked together with the Governor to create an effective, non-partisan Government Accountabilty Board. The board is responsible for advising state government on ethics and election matters, reviewing, streamlining and enforcing current ethics and election and investigating possible ethics violations. I supported this legislation."
- Colleges and Universities Committee
- Consumer Protection Committee (Chair)
- Jobs, the Economy and Small Business Committee
- Urban and Local Affairs Committee
- Workforce Development Committee (Vice Chair)
- Special Committee on Performance-Based Disease Management Programs for Large Population
- Special Committee on Building Wisconsin's Workforce
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010
Hintz is running for re-election to Wisconsin State Assembly District 54. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. He is opposed by Republican Jonathan Krause in the general election on November 2, 2010.
| Wisconsin State Assembly, District 54
Democratic primary (2010)
|Gordon Hintz (D)||1,423||99.37%|
Rep. Hintz discussing politics
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
- AB-78 John Doe proceedings: procedures revised; DA authority and judicial discretion over scope of examination; protections and benefits extended to state officer or employee
- AB-107 Foreclosure action against residential rental property: protections for tenants created; notice, damages, and WCCA provisions
- AB-312 Combined protective services departments: towns and cities authorized to provide; abolishment of offices of chief of police and fire chief; JSCRS appendix report
For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.
The top 5 donors to Hintz's 2008 campaign:
|Assembly Democratic Campaign Cmte||$798|
- Representative Hintz's campaign
- Representative Hintz's website
- Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Gordon Hintz
- Project Vote Smart biographical profile
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign Contributions:2008, 2004
- Wisconsin Democracy Campaign profile
- Representative Hintz's Freedom Speaks profile
- Representative Hintz's facebook
- Representative Hintz's twitter
- Representative Hintz's LinkedIn
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