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}}{{tnr}}'''Joel Kleefisch''' (b. June 8, 1971) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 38th District since 2005.  He previously served as [[State Assembly Minority Caucus Vice Chair|Minority Caucus Vice Chair]].
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{{tnr}}'''Joel Kleefisch''' (b. June 8, 1971) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 38th District since 2005.  He previously served as [[State Assembly Minority Caucus Vice Chair|Minority Caucus Vice Chair]].
  
 
Kleefisch is a former investigative reporter for [http://www.wisn.com WISN-TV] in [[sunshinereview:Milwaukee, Wisconsin|Milwaukee]].  He previously worked as a reporter/anchor at [http://www.wrex.com WREX-TV] in Rockford, [[Illinois]], and a news researcher at KCBS-TV Los Angeles.
 
Kleefisch is a former investigative reporter for [http://www.wisn.com WISN-TV] in [[sunshinereview:Milwaukee, Wisconsin|Milwaukee]].  He previously worked as a reporter/anchor at [http://www.wrex.com WREX-TV] in Rockford, [[Illinois]], and a news researcher at KCBS-TV Los Angeles.

Revision as of 22:39, 13 November 2011

Joel Kleefisch
Kleefisch joel.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 38
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2013
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPepperdine University, 1993
Personal
Birthday06/08/1971
Place of birthWaukesha, WI
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Joel Kleefisch (b. June 8, 1971) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 38th District since 2005. He previously served as Minority Caucus Vice Chair.

Kleefisch is a former investigative reporter for WISN-TV in Milwaukee. He previously worked as a reporter/anchor at WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois, and a news researcher at KCBS-TV Los Angeles.

He is the founder of Lakewatch Volunteer Organization, and a member of Musky Mike's Fishing Pro-Staff, Okauchee Lions Club, Watertown Elks Club, and Watertown Moose Club.[1]

Joel is married to Lieutenant Governor-Elect Rebecca Kleefisch.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kleefisch served on these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Kleefisch was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 38. He defeated Democrat Dick Pas in the general election on November 2, 2010. Pas was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 38 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Joel Kleefisch (R) 17,267
Dick Pas (D) 6,558
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 38 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Joel Kleefisch (R) 8,547 99.72%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Kleefisch won re-election to Assembly District 38, receiving 66.27% of the vote.[3]

Wisconsin Assembly District 38
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Joel Kleefisch (R) 20,294
Dick Pas (D) 10,295
Scattering 34

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-79 OWI penalties for third offense and higher revised; no release after third OWI conviction and pretrial release may be denied; law enforcement provision; JRCCP report

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

Campaign donors

2008

The top 5 donors to Kleefisch's 2008 campaign:[4]

Donor Amount
Gende, Angela M $1,000
Kolb, Walter L $750
Pulaski, Robert J $600
Koch Industries $500
Alliant Energy $500

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