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{{tnr}}'''Lee Nerison''' (b. July 31, 1952) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 96th District since 2005. He previously served on the [[sunshinereview:Vernon County, Wisconsin|Vernon County]] Board from 1998-2006
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{{tnr}}'''Lee Nerison''' (b. July 31, 1952) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 96. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.
  
A dairy farmer by trade, Nerison is the former Treasurer/Vice President of Church Council,  
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==Biography==
First Vice President of Coon Valley Lions, board member/Former Secretary of Vernon Co-Op Oil and Gas, former member/reporter for Virqua Future Farmers of America Alumni, and member of the Westby Future Farmers of America Alumni.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Nerison]</ref>
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Nerison previously served on the [[Vernon County, Wisconsin|Vernon County]] Board from 1998 to 2006. Nerison is a dairy farmer.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Nerison]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Nerison served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Aging and Long-Term Care
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|Committee2 =Agriculture
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|Chair2=Chair
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|Committee3 =Consumer Protection
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|Committee4 = Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage
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|Committee5 = Veterans
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nerison has been appointed to these committees:
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During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nerison served on these committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Agriculture Committee]], Chair
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* [[Natural Resources Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Natural Resources Committee]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Rural Economic Development Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Rural Economic Development Committee]]
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|State =Wisconsin
* [[Veterans and Military Affairs Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Veterans and Military Affairs Committee]]
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Agriculture
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|Chair1=Chair
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|Committee2 = Natural Resources
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|Committee3 = Rural Economic Development
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|Committee4 = Veterans and Military Affairs
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nerison served on these committees:
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During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nerison served on these committees:
* [[Public Safety Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Public Safety Committee]]
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* [[Agriculture Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Agriculture Committee]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Natural Resources Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Natural Resources Committee]]
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|State =Wisconsin
* [[Rural Economic Development Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly|Rural Economic Development Committee]]
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Public Safety
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|Committee2 = Agriculture
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|Committee3 = Natural Resources
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|Committee4 = Rural Economic Development
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
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==Issues==
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===Sponsored legislation=== 
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Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
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*AB-216 Road tests for "Class D" vehicle operators: DOT may contract with third party testers; private driver training schools and other private institution provisions
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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=A96 House site].
  
 
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==Elections==   
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==Sponsored legislation==  
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==Campaign donors==
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
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{{Comprehensive donor history
*AB-216 Road tests for "Class D" vehicle operators: DOT may contract with third party testers; private driver training schools and other private institution provisions
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|Name = Nerison
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|Full name = Lee Nerison
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|year = 2004
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|Editdate = June 7, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=7342 ''followthemoney.org'', "Nerison, Lee," accessed June 7, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 36233
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96]]
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|totalraised2010 = 44279
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96]]
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|totalraised2008 = 92376
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2008|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96]]
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|totalraised2006 = 52759
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2006|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96]]
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|totalraised2004 = 91111
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2004|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96]]
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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=A96 House site].
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Nerison
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|full Name = Lee Nerison
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143410
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 36,233
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|org1 = Kirchner, James R
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|org2 = Northwestern Mutual Life
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|org3 = Aycox, Rod A
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|org4 = Cooperative Outreach for Objective Politics
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|org5 = Melby, Bruce
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|orgamount1 = 525
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
==Campaign donors==
 
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Nerison received $44,279 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=WI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2010
 
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|name = Nerison  
{{slp donor box 2010
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|full Name = Lee Nerison
|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131719
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $44,279
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|total raised = 44,279
 
|org1 = Huebsch, Mike
 
|org1 = Huebsch, Mike
|org2 = United Transportation Union
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|org2 = Kraemer, William J
|org3 = Tavern League Of Wisconsin
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|org3 = John Deere & Co
|org4 = John Deere & Co
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|org4 = Roth, A V
|org5 = Fabick, Jere
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|org5 = Ribman, Darcy Lynn
|orgdonor1 = $500
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|orgamount1 = 500
|orgdonor2 = $500
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|orgamount2 = 500
|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgamount3 = 500
|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 500
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
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===2008===
 
===2008===
The top 5 donors to Nerison's 2008 campaign:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110238 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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{{SLP donor box 2008
{{legislative donor box}}
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|name = Nerison
|-
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|full Name = Lee Nerison
| Charter Communications
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110238
| align="right" | $2,007
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
| Sharp, Richard
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|party = Republican
| align="right" | $1,500
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|total raised = 92,376
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|org1 = Charter Communications
| Devos, Elisabeth
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|org2 = Republican Party of Crawford County
| align="right" | $1,000
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|org3 = Devos, Elisabeth D (Betsy)
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|org4 = Kohler, Mary S
| Kohler, Mary S  
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|org5 = Fisher, John
| align="right" | $1,000
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|orgamount1 = 2007
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|orgamount2 = 1000
| Republican Party of Crawford County
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|orgamount3 = 1000
| align="right" | $1,000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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|}}
  
|}
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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Nerison
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|full Name = Lee Nerison
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87574
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 52,759
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|org1 = Smith, Ronald
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|org2 = Wisconsin Hospital Association
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|org3 = Wisconsin Builders Association
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|org4 = Dillman, Blair
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|org5 = Scoggins, James
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|orgamount1 = 500
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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===2004===
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name = Nerison
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|full Name = Lee Nerison
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=68277
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 91,111
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|org1 = Nerison, Lee
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|org2 = Republican Party of Waukesha County
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|org3 = Wisconsin Realtors Association
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|org4 = Wisconsin Republican Party
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|org5 = Heller, James
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|orgamount1 = 3000
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 859
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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==Personal==
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Nerison is the former Treasurer/Vice President of Church Council, First Vice President of Coon Valley Lions, board member/Former Secretary of Vernon Co-Op Oil and Gas, former member/reporter for Virqua Future Farmers of America Alumni, and member of the Westby Future Farmers of America Alumni.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart - Assemblyman Nerison]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart biographical profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart biographical profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=52003 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110238 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87574 2006]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143410 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131719 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110238 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87574 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=68277 2004]
*[http://www.statesurge.com/members/29298-lee-nerison-wisconsin State Surge profile - legislative and voting track record]
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*[http://www.statesurge.com/members/lee-nerison-wisconsin-29298 State Surge profile - legislative and voting track record]
 
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*[http://www.wisdc.org/pro08-104289.php Wisconsin Democracy Campaign profile]
 
*[http://www.wisdc.org/pro08-104289.php Wisconsin Democracy Campaign profile]
*[http://www.freedomspeaks.com/official/76136/wisconsin-%28wi%29-state-assembly-member-lee-a-nerison-%5Bwi-house-of-representatives%5D Representative Nerison's Freedom Speaks profile]
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*[http://web.archive.org/web/20090826161820/http://www.freedomspeaks.com/official/76136/wisconsin-%28wi%29-state-assembly-member-lee-a-nerison-%5Bwi-house-of-representatives%5D Representative Nerison's Freedom Speaks profile] (Archive)
*[http://www.wiseye.org/wisEye_programming/Directory/RepNerison.html Representative Nerison on Wisconsin Eye]
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Revision as of 06:31, 16 August 2013

Lee Nerison
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 96
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Birthday07/31/1952
Place of birthLa Crosse, WI
ProfessionDairy farmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Lee Nerison (b. July 31, 1952) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 96. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Nerison previously served on the Vernon County Board from 1998 to 2006. Nerison is a dairy farmer.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Nerison served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Aging and Long-Term Care
Agriculture, Chair
Consumer Protection
Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage
Veterans

2011-2012

During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Nerison served on these committees:

2009-2010

During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Nerison served on these committees:

Issues

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-216 Road tests for "Class D" vehicle operators: DOT may contract with third party testers; private driver training schools and other private institution provisions

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

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Nerison won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 96. Nerison ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Tom Johnson (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLee Nerison Incumbent 59.5% 15,344
     Democratic Tom Johnson 40.4% 10,426
     - Scattering 0% 9
Total Votes 25,779

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Nerison was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 96. He defeated Democrat Brian Murphy in the general election on November 2, 2010. Nerison was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. [3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Lee Nerison (R) 11,964
Brian Murphy (D) 7,604
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Lee Nerison (R) 3,848 99.92%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Nerison is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Nerison raised a total of $316,758 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[4]

Lee Nerison's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 Won $36,233
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 Won $44,279
2008 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 Won $92,376
2006 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 Won $52,759
2004 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 96 Won $91,111
Grand Total Raised $316,758

2012

Nerison won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Nerison raised a total of $36,233.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Lee Nerison's campaign in 2012
Kirchner, James R$525
Northwestern Mutual Life$500
Aycox, Rod A$500
Cooperative Outreach for Objective Politics$500
Melby, Bruce$500
Total Raised in 2012$36,233
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Nerison won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, Nerison raised a total of $44,279.

2008

Nerison won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2008. During that election cycle, Nerison raised a total of $92,376.

2006

Nerison won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2006. During that election cycle, Nerison raised a total of $52,759.

2004

Nerison won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2004. During that election cycle, Nerison raised a total of $91,111.

Personal

Nerison is the former Treasurer/Vice President of Church Council, First Vice President of Coon Valley Lions, board member/Former Secretary of Vernon Co-Op Oil and Gas, former member/reporter for Virqua Future Farmers of America Alumni, and member of the Westby Future Farmers of America Alumni.[5]

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