Janis Ringhand

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Janis Ringhand
Wisconsin State Assembly District 80
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 3, 2011
Current term ends
January 3, 2013
Political party Democratic
Website Assembly website
Janis Ringhand is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, District 80.

Ringhand was Mayor of Evansville from 2002-2006, after being a alderwoman from 1998-2002.

She is a graduate of Madison Area Technical College in 1985, and is an accountant.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Ringhand defeated Republican Dan Henke in the November 2 general election. She was unopposed in the primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 80 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Janis Ringhand (D) 12,097
Dan Henke (R) 10,795
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 80 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Janis Ringhand (D) 2,086 99.57%

Campaign themes

  • Taxes - "my strong belief that we must not undo laws that banned accounting gimmicks that allowed large corporations to dodge taxes by locating post office boxes in another state."
  • "I hold a strong belief in public service. "
  • "Another issue I feel a special passion for is renewable energy. "[3]

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
Brett Davis (R)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 80
2010-present
Succeeded by
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