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{{tnr}}'''Janet Bewley''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010#District 74|District 74]]. She was first elected in 2010.
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{{tnr}}'''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 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 2007-2009.<ref>[http://www.bewleyforassembly.com/meet-janet.html Bewley's campaign website - Meet Janet]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Bewley holds a B.A. from Case Western Reserve University and an M.Ed. from the University of Maine.
  
She holds a BA from Case Western Reserve University and an MEd from the University of Maine.
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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.<ref>[http://www.bewleyforassembly.com/meet-janet.html Bewley's campaign website - Meet Janet]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Bewley served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Colleges and Universities
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|Committee2 = Housing and Real Estate
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|Committee3 = Public Safety and Homeland Security
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|Committee4 = Rural Affairs
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bewley has been appointed to these committees:
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During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bewley served on these committees:
* [[Forestry Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Forestry Committee]]
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* [[Homeland Security and State Affairs Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Homeland Security and State Affairs Committee]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Housing Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Housing Committee]]
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|State =Wisconsin
* [[Transportation Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Transportation Committee]]
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Forestry
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|Committee2 =Homeland Security and State Affairs
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|Committee3 =Housing
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|Committee4 = Transportation
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Campaign themes===
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====2010====
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Bewley's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref>[http://www.bewleyforassembly.com/index.html Campaign website]</ref>
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*"Dependable jobs"
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*"Quality education funded fairly"
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*"Sensible stewardship of our natural resources"
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*"Strong, thriving hometowns."
  
 
==Elections==   
 
==Elections==   
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Bewley won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 74|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.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
 
Bewley won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 74|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.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74, General Election
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|party1 =Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|winner2 = Janet Bewley
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|Inc2 =Y
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|candidate1 = John Sendra
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|candidate3 =''Scattering''
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|votes1 = 12911
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|votes2 =18582
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|votes3 =16
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 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. <ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
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Bewley defeated [[Republican]] [[Shirl LaBarre]] in the November 2 general election. She defeated [[Democrat]] Gene Luoma in the primary election.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
  
 
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====Campaign themes====
 
Bewley lists her support for the following general positions on her website:
 
*Dependable jobs
 
*Quality education funded fairly
 
*Sensible stewardship of our natural resources
 
*Strong, thriving hometowns." <ref>[http://www.bewleyforassembly.com/index.html Campaign website]</ref>
 
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Bewley
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|Full name = Janet Bewley
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = June 7, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=147072 ''followthemoney.org'', "Bewley, Janet," accessed June 7, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74]]
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|office2010 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 74]]
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===2012===
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|full Name = Janet Bewley
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 47,384
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|org1 = Vilas County Democratic Party
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|org2 = Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 434
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|org3 = Cole, Henry
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|org4 = Muender, Sara
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|org5 = Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists
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|orgamount1 = 750
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|orgamount2 = 750
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|orgamount3 = 575
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, when Bewley first won election to the State Assembly, she collected $50,250 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131517 ''Follow the Money.org'', Janey Bewley candidate summary, Retrieved June 22, 2011]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 50,250
| Teaching Assistants Association
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|org1 = West Central Education Association
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|org2 = Frantz, John
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|org3 = Northwest United Educators
| West Central Education Association
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|org4 = Van Sant, Bill
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|org5 = Afscme Wisconsin
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|orgamount1 = 500
| Lawton for Governor
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
| Northwest United Educators
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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| Cedar Lake United Educators
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| Wisconsin Federation of Teachers
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| United Transportation Union
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| 9 individual donors
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| align="right" |$500 each
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Janet + Bewley + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"  
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Janet + Bewley + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"  
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
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*http://legis.wisconsin.gov/W3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=74 Janet Bewley on the Wisconsin State Assembly website]
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/W3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=74 Janet Bewley on the Wisconsin State Assembly website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127168 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127168 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131517 2010]
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*[http://www.bewleyforassembly.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://www.bewleyforassembly.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://www.hs.facebook.com/pages/Janet-Bewley-for-Assembly-WI-74/122601811114289 Bewley on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.hs.facebook.com/pages/Janet-Bewley-for-Assembly-WI-74/122601811114289 Bewley on Facebook]
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Revision as of 04:37, 18 October 2013

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.

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.[1]

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:[2]

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

Elections

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.[3]

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.[4]

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.[5]

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.

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