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In Wisconsin, there is a $500 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan [[Wisconsin State Assembly|Assembly]] candidates.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/campaign_contribution_limits_partisan_state_pdf_13605.pdf ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'' "Contribution Limits"]</ref>
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===2010===
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In 2010, when Marklein first won election to the State Assembly, he collected $111,890 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131654 ''Follow the Money.org'', Howard Marklein candidate summary, Retrieved June 22, 2011]</ref>
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His largest contributors in 2010 were:
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| Howard Marklein
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| Northwestern Mutual Life
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| AT&T
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| 16 individual donors
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| align="right" |$500 each
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==Personal==
 
Marklein is married to Peggy, a registered nurse. He is the father of Nicole and William, and three stepchildren.
 
Marklein is married to Peggy, a registered nurse. He is the father of Nicole and William, and three stepchildren.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/W3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=51 Howard Marklein on the Wisconsin State Assembly website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127136 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127136 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.howardmarklein.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://www.howardmarklein.com/ Campaign website]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131654 2010]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/howardmarklein Marklein on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/howardmarklein Marklein on Facebook]
*[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results List of candidates certified for the November 2, 2010 general election in Wisconsin]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 14:03, 22 June 2011

Howard Marklein
Howard Marklein1.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 51
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 3, 2011
Current term ends
January 3, 2013
Political party Republican
Profession Business
Website Assembly website
Howard Marklein is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, District 51. He was first elected in 2010.

Marklein has been a partner at Baker Tilly (formerly Virchow Krause) since 1984 and is an expert in the area of forensic accounting and white collar crime investigation. He served in an elected position on the Board of Directors of a not-for-profit community hospital, and has served almost four years as Board Chair.

Marklein earned his BBA in Accounting from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in 1976 and his CPA in 1978.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Marklein has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Marklein defeated Democratic candidate John Simonson in the November 2 general election. He was unopposed in the primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 51 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Howard Marklein (R) 10,822
John Simonson (D) 9,931
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 51 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Howard Marklein (R) 4,564 99.8%

Campaign themes

Marklein's major issues are:

  • Jobs: Create tax and regulatory policies that are not hostile to the businesses that create jobs.
  • Health care: Points out the importance of not-for-profit community hospitals to overall community health.

Campaign donors

In Wisconsin, there is a $500 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan Assembly candidates.[3]

2010

In 2010, when Marklein first won election to the State Assembly, he collected $111,890 in donations.[4]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Howard Marklein $5,000
Howard Marklein $2,566
Northwestern Mutual Life $500
AT&T $500
16 individual donors $500 each

Personal

Marklein is married to Peggy, a registered nurse. He is the father of Nicole and William, and three stepchildren.

External links

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References