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|Project              = SLP
 
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|Name                = Mandela Barnes
 
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|Position            = Wisconsin State Assembly District 11
 
|Position            = Wisconsin State Assembly District 11
 
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|High school          = John Marshall High School
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|Place of birth      =Milwaukee, Wisconsin
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Mandela Barnes''' is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 11|District 11]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Mandela Barnes''' is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 11|District 11]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].
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==Issues==
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===2012===
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====Campaign themes====
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Barnes lists the following legislative priorities on his official campaign website:<ref>[http://www.mandelaforwisconsin.com/ ''Mandela for Wisconsin Official Campaign Website,'' "Home," accessed August 10, 2012]</ref>
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*'''Create jobs through local investment'''
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*'''Prioritize our children by refunding Public Education'''
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*'''Modernize our public transportation system to be more sustainable and accessible across the state'''
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*'''Be THERE as a representative of the people'''
  
 
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*[http://www.mandelaforwisconsin.com/ Official Campaign Website]
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*[http://www.democracyforamerica.com/campaigns/4666-friends-of-mandela-barnes Friends of Mandela Barnes]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/MandelaForWI Barnes on Facebook]
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*[https://twitter.com/MandelaForWI Follow Barnes on Twitter]
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*[http://www.wisconsinvote.org/candidates/mandela-barnes Wisconsin Vote.org-Mandela Barnes]
 
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Revision as of 14:31, 10 August 2012

Mandela Barnes
Mandela Barnes.jpg
Candidate for
Wisconsin State Assembly District 11
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolJohn Marshall High School
Bachelor'sAlabama A&M University (2008)
Personal
Place of birthMilwaukee, Wisconsin
ProfessionCommunity Organizer
Websites
Personal website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Mandela Barnes is a 2012 Democratic candidate for District 11 of the Wisconsin State Assembly.

Issues

2012

Campaign themes

Barnes lists the following legislative priorities on his official campaign website:[1]

  • Create jobs through local investment
  • Prioritize our children by refunding Public Education
  • Modernize our public transportation system to be more sustainable and accessible across the state
  • Be THERE as a representative of the people

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Barnes is running in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 11. He is running against incumbent Jason Fields (D) in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012. No Republican has filed to run for this seat. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.[2]

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