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{{tnr}}'''Janet Bewley''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing [[Wisconsin State Assembly District 74|District 74]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
 
{{tnr}}'''Janet Bewley''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing [[Wisconsin State Assembly District 74|District 74]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.
  
Bewley {{2014is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2014#District 25|District 25]] of the [[Wisconsin State Senate]].
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Bewley {{2014is}} a [[State legislative elections, 2014|2014]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2014#District 25|District 25]] of the [[Wisconsin State Senate]].<ref name=candidates/>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 15:25, 24 July 2014

Janet Bewley
Janet Bewley.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 74
Incumbent
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sCase Western Reserve University, 1973
Master'sUniversity of Maine, 1977
Personal
Birthday11/10/1951
Place of birthPainesville, OH
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Janet Bewley is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 74. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Bewley was a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 25 of the Wisconsin State Senate.[1]

Biography

Bewley holds a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and an M.Ed. from the University of Maine.

Bewley was a WHEDA (Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority) Senior Community Development Officer, State Tribal Liaison, and Business Development Officer, and served on the Ashland City Council from 2007 to 2009.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Bewley served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Colleges and Universities
Housing and Real Estate
Public Safety and Homeland Security
Rural Affairs

2011-2012

During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bewley served on these committees:

Issues

Campaign themes

2010

Bewley's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[3]

  • "Dependable jobs"
  • "Quality education funded fairly"
  • "Sensible stewardship of our natural resources"
  • "Strong, thriving hometowns."

Elections

2014

See also: Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for 17 seats in the Wisconsin State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 12, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Janet Bewley defeated Gary Kauther and Thomas Ratzlaff in the Democratic primary. Dane Deutsch ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Bewley defeated Deutsch in the general election.[4][5][1]

Wisconsin State Senate, District 25, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Janet Bewley 51.3% 34,959
     Republican Dane Deutsch 48.7% 33,197
Total Votes 68,156
Source: madison.com Results are as of 3:10pm with 100% of precincts reporting.
Wisconsin State Senate, District 25 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJanet Bewley 73.2% 7,314
Thomas Ratzlaff 16.2% 1,623
Gary Kauther 10.5% 1,053
Total Votes 9,990

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Bewley won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 74. Bewley ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated John Sendra (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[6][7]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican John Sendra 41% 12,911
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJanet Bewley Incumbent 59% 18,582
     - Scattering 0.1% 16
Total Votes 31,509

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Bewley defeated Republican Shirl LaBarre in the November 2 general election. She defeated Democrat Gene Luoma in the primary election.[8]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Janet Bewley (D) 11,418
Shirl LaBarre (R) 10,117
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Janet Bewley (D) 3,687 67.32%
Gene Luoma (D) 1,708 32.68%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Bewley is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Bewley raised a total of $97,634 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[9]

Janet Bewley's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74 Won $47,384
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74 Won $50,250
Grand Total Raised $97,634

2012

Bewley won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Bewley raised a total of $47,384.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Janet Bewley's campaign in 2012
Vilas County Democratic Party$750
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 434$750
Cole, Henry$575
Muender, Sara$500
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists$500
Total Raised in 2012$47,384
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Bewley won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, Bewley raised a total of $50,250.

Personal

Bewley is married and has three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Gary Sherman (D)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 74
2010–present
Succeeded by
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