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Joan Ballweg
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 41
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Joan Ballweg is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 41st District since 2004. She also served as Mayor of the City of Markesan from 1991-1997 and on the Markesan Council from 1987-1991.

Ballweg is a member of the Management Committee for Agnesian HealthCare Enterprises, Limited Liability Company. She has also been involved with Markesan District Schools, Markesan Chamber of Commerce, Citizen School Building Committee, Markesan Parent Teacher Association, and the Women's Council.[1]

Issue positions

Ballweg did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Committee assignments

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-12 Meat processing facility investment credit created
  • AB-104 Campaign finance reports: exception for registrants without an office or street address in this state deleted; report requirements and exceptions provided
  • AB-205 Energy efficient commercial buildings: Internal Revenue Code changes adopted re federal Tax Relief and Health Care Act of 2006 and Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008

For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Ballweg's 2008 campaign:[3]

  • 1. John Deere & Co $500
  • 2. WI Builders Assoc $500
  • 3. WI Federation of Cooperations $500
  • 4. Centene Corp $500
  • 5. WI Motor Carriers Assoc $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wisconsin State Assembly District 41
Succeeded by