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}}{{tnr}}'''John Klenke''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Wisconsin State Assembly, 2010|Republican candidate ]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010#District 88|District 88]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].  The primary election was on [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]]  and the general election is on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''John Klenke''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Wisconsin State Assembly, 2010|Republican candidate ]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010#District 88|District 88]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].  The primary election was on [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]]  and the general election is on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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Klenke is a retired executive of Schneider National trucking.  He holds a BA in accounting from the University of Wisconsin - Madison and a Masters from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee which emphasizes taxation. <ref>[http://www.klenkefor88.com/about Klenke's campaign website - About]</ref>
  
 
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Klenke lists four main issues for his campaign:
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*"Fix the Budget Crisis" - Wants to eliminate the budget deficits, stop light rail project, stop raiding segregated funds, give tax incentives for business growth, use responsible budgeting practices.
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*"Reduce Taxes" - Notes tax increases by the current administration and says he will fight against increases.
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*"Bring Jobs back to Wisconsin" = Points out more people employed in government than in manufacturing. Wants to bring back jobs by supporting business growth and limiting government.
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*"Practical Energy Policy" - Believe that inefficient practices waste energy.<ref>[http://www.klenkefor88.com/issues Klenke's campaign website - Issues]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 12:02, 28 October 2010

John Klenke
Candidate for Wisconsin State Senate District 88
Political party Republican
John Klenke is a Republican candidate for District 88 of the Wisconsin State Assembly. The primary election was on September 14, 2010 and the general election is on November 2, 2010.

Klenke is a retired executive of Schneider National trucking. He holds a BA in accounting from the University of Wisconsin - Madison and a Masters from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee which emphasizes taxation. [1]

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Klenke was unopposed in the primary election. He is opposed by Democratic incumbent James Soletski in the November 2 general election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 88 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png John Klenke (R) 3,320 99.51%

Campaign themes

Klenke lists four main issues for his campaign:

  • "Fix the Budget Crisis" - Wants to eliminate the budget deficits, stop light rail project, stop raiding segregated funds, give tax incentives for business growth, use responsible budgeting practices.
  • "Reduce Taxes" - Notes tax increases by the current administration and says he will fight against increases.
  • "Bring Jobs back to Wisconsin" = Points out more people employed in government than in manufacturing. Wants to bring back jobs by supporting business growth and limiting government.
  • "Practical Energy Policy" - Believe that inefficient practices waste energy.[3]

External links

References