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{{TOCnestright}}'''Nick Milroy''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 73rd District since 2008. He was also a member of the Superior City Council from 2005-2009.
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name                = Nick Milroy |
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political position  = Wisconsin State Assembly District 73 |
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political party    = [[Democrat]] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Nick Milroy''' is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 73rd District since 2008. He was also a member of the Superior City Council from 2005-2009.
  
 
Milroy served in the United States Naval Reserve from 1994-2000 and United States Navy from 1992-1994.  He has also worked as a fisheries biologist.
 
Milroy served in the United States Naval Reserve from 1994-2000 and United States Navy from 1992-1994.  He has also worked as a fisheries biologist.
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===Committee membership===
 
===Committee membership===
* Natural Resources
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* [[Natural Resources Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Natural Resources Committee]]
* Veterans and Military Affairs
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* [[Veterans and Military Affairs Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Veterans and Military Affairs Committee]]
* Fish and Wildlife
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* [[Fish and Wildlife Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Fish and Wildlife Committee]] (Vice Chair)
* Forestry
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* [[Forestry Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Forestry Committee]]
  
 
===Sponsored legislation===   
 
===Sponsored legislation===   
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:<ref>[http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A73 Wisconsin Legislature - Bills sponsored by Nick Milroy]</ref>
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Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
*AB-4 Catch and release bass and muskellunge fishing seasons: provisions repealed
 
*AB-4 Catch and release bass and muskellunge fishing seasons: provisions repealed
 
*AB-247  High school diploma awarded to veterans expanded to include person 55 years or older with service-connected disability
 
*AB-247  High school diploma awarded to veterans expanded to include person 55 years or older with service-connected disability
 
*AB-269 Bodily harm to a law enforcement officer while resisting, obstructing, fleeing or attempting to flee from made a felony
 
*AB-269 Bodily harm to a law enforcement officer while resisting, obstructing, fleeing or attempting to flee from made a felony
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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=A73 House site].
  
 
===Major donors===
 
===Major donors===
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Revision as of 17:15, 9 December 2009

Nick Milroy
Wisconsin State Assembly District 73
Incumbent
Assumed office
2008
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Nick Milroy is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 73rd District since 2008. He was also a member of the Superior City Council from 2005-2009.

Milroy served in the United States Naval Reserve from 1994-2000 and United States Navy from 1992-1994. He has also worked as a fisheries biologist.

Milroy is a member of the American Fisheries Society, Head of the Board of Directors of Lakes Fair, and member of the Board of Directors for the Saint Louis River Watershed Total Maximum Daily Load Partnership.[1]

Issue positions

On his campaign site Milroy states that his top priority is creating a healthy economy. He writes, "I believe that together we can restore our economy and create good paying jobs. By investing in quality education and easing the burden on working families by providing access to affordable health care, Wisconsin will have a competitive advantage in attracting the innovative and creative individuals and companies that will transform our economy."[2]

Milroy did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[3]

Committee membership

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-4 Catch and release bass and muskellunge fishing seasons: provisions repealed
  • AB-247 High school diploma awarded to veterans expanded to include person 55 years or older with service-connected disability
  • AB-269 Bodily harm to a law enforcement officer while resisting, obstructing, fleeing or attempting to flee from made a felony

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

Major donors

The top 5 donors to Milroy's 2008 campaign:[4]

  • 1. Assembly Democratic Campaign Cmte $847
  • 2. WI State Council of Carpenters $500
  • 3. WI Education Assoc Council $500
  • 4. WI Laborers District Council $500
  • 5. Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 75 $500

External links

References