Mike Kuglitsch

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Mike Kuglitsch
Mike Kuglitsch.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 84
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sUniversity of Wisconsin, Whitewater, 1983
Date of birth02/03/1960
Place of birthMilwaukee, WI
Office website
Mike Kuglitsch is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, District 84. He was first elected in 2010.

Kuglitsch was the general manager of the Princeton Club before his election. He holds a BA in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. [1]

Committee assignments


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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
International Trade and Commerce, Vice-chair
Jobs, Economy and Mining


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



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Kuglitsch is running in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 84. Kuglitsch ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Jesse Roelke (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 84, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMike Kuglitsch Incumbent 62.7% 18,379
     Democratic Jesse Roelke 37.1% 10,882
     - Scattering 0.2% 64
Total Votes 29,325


See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Kuglitsch defeated Democrat Don Vanpool in the November 2 general election. He defeated Perry Grutza, John Marek and Dave Swarthout in the primary election. [3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 84 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Kuglitsch (R) 19,906
Don Vanpool (D) 7,080
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 84 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Kuglitsch (R) 4,496 40.33%
John Marek (R) 4,323 38.78%
Dave Swarthout (R) 1,775 15.92%
Perry Grutza (R) 538 4.83%

Campaign themes

  • Opposes high speed rail because he says, it is not self-sustaining and would be a burden on taxpayers.
  • Concerned about young people having to leave Wisconsin for jobs.
  • Supports requirement of voter IDs
  • Supports an amendment to "not allow segregated funds to be raided."[4]

Campaign donors

In Wisconsin, there is a $500 campaign contribution limit for donations to partisan Assembly candidates.[5]


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, when Kuglitsch first won election to the State Assembly, he collected $22,493 in donations.[6]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Mike Kuglitsch $10,100
Tavern League of Wisconsin $500
Northwestern Mutual Life $500
Wisconsin Realtors Association $500
SC Court Builders LLC $500
Greater Milwaukee Association of Realtors $500
Wisconsin Restaurant Association $500
8 individual donors $500 each


Kulitsch is married and has four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mark Gundrum (R)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 84
Succeeded by