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}}{{tnr}}'''Joan Ballweg''' is a [[Republican Party|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.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Joan Ballweg''' (b. March 16, 1952) is a [[Republican Party|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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51956 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Ballweg]</ref>
 
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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51956 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Ballweg]</ref>
 
==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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=51956 Project Vote Smart - Assm. Ballweg ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
 
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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*Special Committee on Continuity of Legislative Operations
 
*Special Committee on Continuity of Legislative Operations
  
===Sponsored legislation===   
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Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
*AB-12 Meat processing facility investment credit created
 
*AB-12 Meat processing facility investment credit created
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For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A41 House site].
 
For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A41 House site].
  
==Major donors==
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==Campaign donors==
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===2008===
 
The top 5 donors to Ballweg's 2008 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110086 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
 
The top 5 donors to Ballweg's 2008 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110086 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
*1. John Deere & Co $500
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*4. Centene Corp $500
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*5. WI Motor Carriers Assoc $500
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==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 15:51, 20 July 2010

Joan Ballweg
Ballweg Joan.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 41
Incumbent
Assumed office
2004
Current term ends
2010
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Joan Ballweg (b. March 16, 1952) 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]

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.

Campaign donors

2008

The top 5 donors to Ballweg's 2008 campaign:[2]

Donor Amount
John Deere & Co $500
WI Builders Assoc $500
WI Federation of Cooperatives $500
Centene Corp $500
WI Motor Carriers Assoc $500

External links

References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 41
2004–present
Succeeded by
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