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Revision as of 10:47, 7 September 2012

Gwen Moore
Gwen Moore.jpg
U.S. House, Wisconsin, District 4
Incumbent
In office
January 3, 2005-present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
President Pro Tempore of the Wisconsin State Senate
1997-1998
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Wisconsin State Senate
1993-2003
Wisconsin State Assembly
1989-1992
Education
High schoolNorthern Division High School, Wisconsin
Bachelor'sMarquette University
Personal
BirthdayApril 18, 1951
Place of birthRacine, Wisconsin
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
Gwendolynne S. "Gwen" Moore (b. April 18, 1951) is a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the state of Wisconsin. Moore represents Wisconsin's 4th congressional district and was first elected to the House in 2004. She is running for re-election in 2012.

Based on an analysis of bill sponsorship by GovTrack, Moore is a "far-left Democrat".[1]

Biography

After earning her bachelor's degree from Marquette University in 1978, Moore became a housing officer for the Wisconsin Housing Development Authority.[2]

Career

Committee assignments

U.S. House

2011-12

Moore is a member of the following House committees:[3]

Issues

Elections

2012

See Also: Wisconsin's 4th congressional district elections, 2012

Moore is running for re-election in 2012. She was unopposed in the Democratic primary and will face Republican Dan Sebring and Independent Robert Raymond in the November general election.[4]

2010

On November 2, 2010, Moore won re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives, defeating Dan Sebring (R) and Eddie Ahmad Ayyash (Coalition on Government Reform).[5]

U.S. House of Representatives General Election, Wisconsin, Congressional District 4, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngGwen Moore Incumbent 69.1% 143,559
     Republican Dan Sebring 29.6% 61,543
     Independent Eddie Ahmad Ayyash 1.3% 2,802
Total Votes 207,904

Campaign donors

2010

Breakdown of the source of Moore's campaign funds before the 2010 election.

More won re-election to the U.S. House in 2010. During that re-election cycle, Moore's campaign committee raised a total of $603,253 and spent $623,775.[6]

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Personal

Moore raised her first child while a single mother in college.[7]

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Jerry Kleczka
U.S. House of Representatives - Wisconsin, District 4
2005-Present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Senate
1993-2003
Succeeded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly
1989-1992
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