Mike Sheridan

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Mike Sheridan
Sheridan michael.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 44
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession President, United Auto Workers Local 95
Mike Sheridan (b. September 17, 1958) was a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 44th District since 2005. He served as Speaker.

Sheridan has served as President of United Auto Workers Local 95, and worked as an auto assembly worker at General Motors-Janesville Assembly for over 30 years.

He is a member of the Boy Scouts of America, Labor Council for Latin American Advancement, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and the Rock County Labor Coalition.[1]

Committee assignments



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Sheridan was defeated in his bid for re-election to Wisconsin State Assembly District 44. He was defeated by Republican Joe Knilans in the general election on November 2, 2010. Sheridan was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. [2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 44

Democratic primary (2010)

Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Michael J. Sheridan (D) 1,948 99.54%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-14 Traveling sales crews: regulations created; exceptions and penalty provisions
  • AB-255 Federal economic stimulus funds allocation provisions re ARRA

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

Campaign donors


Rep. Sheridan on UPFRONT With Mike Gousha

The top 5 donors to Sheridan's 2008 campaign were all individuals:[3]

Donor Amount
Bowe, Bill $1,000
Ziegelbauer, Gary J $1,000
Madrigrano, Aldo $1,000
Bysted, Steven R $1,000
Kolocheski, Chip $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wisconsin State Assembly District 44
Succeeded by
Joe Knilans