|U.S. House, Wisconsin, District 7|
|Wisconsin State Senate, District 23|
Kreitlow's professional experience is with various radio stations; billboard traffic manager; and contractor office manager.
Kreitlow earned a B.A. in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire.
Sen. Kreitlow did not list where he stood on the issues on his website, but some information was included in his press releases.
- Supported greater public financing of State Supreme Court campaigns
- Supported a lower minimum hunting age
- Supported journalists' rights to keep sources and material confidential
- Supported the workplace smoking ban
- Supported increased access to the Veterans Assistance Grant program
- Supported bio-fuel initiatives
Sen. Kreitlow served on these legislative committees:
- Commerce, Utilities, Energy, and Rail Committee, Wisconsin Senate
- Economic Development Committee, Wisconsin Senate
- Agriculture and Higher Education Committee, Wisconsin Senate
- Ethics Reform and Government Operations Committee, Wisconsin Senate
- Rural Issues, Biofuels, and Information Technology Committee, Wisconsin Senate, Chair
- Joint Committee on Information Policy and Technology (Co-Chair)
- Joint Legislative Council
- Information Technology Management Board
- Joint Committee on Information Policy and Technology, Co-Chair
- Special Committee on Domestic Biofuels , Chair
|U.S. House, Wisconsin District 7 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Sean Duffy Incumbent||56.1%||201,720|
|Source: Wisconsin Government Accountability Board "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election" (dead link)|
Senator Kreitlow at the 2008 Democratic Convention
- See also: Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2010
Kreitlow was defeated in his bid for re-election to the Wisconsin State Senate District 23. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary. He was defeated by Republican Terry Moulton in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|Wisconsin Senate, District 23 Democratic Primary (2010)|
|Pat Kreitlow (D)||5,871||99.64%|
Pat Kreitlow raised $238,983 for his campaign, while David Zien raised $297,716.
|Wisconsin State Senate, District 23 (2006)|
|Pat Kreitlow (D)||31,590|
|David Zien (R)||30,505|
Recent legislation sponsored or co-sponsored by Sen. Kreitlow included:
- A bill requiring business making mass layoffs to provide support service information to affected employees
- A bill creating a tax credit for fuel efficient vehicles
- A bill allowing 18 year olds to consume alcohol at licensed premises if accompanied by older spouse or a parent/guardian
- A bill increasing access to the veterans assistance program
|U.S. House, Wisconsin District 7, 2012 - Pat Kreitlow Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner||$2,647,210|
|Total Spent by Election Winner||$2,601,113|
|Top contributors to Pat Kreitlow's campaign committee|
|American Assn for Justice||$10,500|
|National Education Assn||$10,250|
|Amalgamated Transit Union||$10,000|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
|Public Sector Unions||$71,750|
Some of the top donors to Sen. Kreitlow's 2008 campaign, according to the National Institute on Money in State Politics:
- Russell C. Doane, Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists, Larry Dorn, Painters & Allied Trades, Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association
General business interests were his largest donor group.
In 2008, Kreitlow collected $49,376 in donations.
Listed below are the top four contributors to his campaign.
|International Union of Painters & Allied Trades||$1,000|
|TDS Telecommunications Corp.||$1,000|
|Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association||$1,000|
- Sen. Kreitlow's campaign website
- Sen. Kreitlow's Wisconsin State Legislature website
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2006, 2008
- Kreitlow on Facebook
He and his wife, Sharry, have two children; Samantha and Chelsea.
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Pat + Kreitlow + Wisconsin + House"
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- Politico, "2012 House Race Results," accessed November 6, 2012
- Project Vote Smart - Senator Kreitlow
- Kreitlow campaign website Accessed January 14, 2012
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board "Candidates registered by office," accessed June 10, 2012
- Official GAB primary results
- Wisconsin State Election Results, 2006
- Follow the Money 2006
- Bill 183
- Bill 138
- Bill 30
- Bill 39
- Open Secrets, "Kreitlow 2012 Election Cycle," accessed May 5, 2013
- 2008 campaign contributions
- 2008 contributors to Pat Kreitlow
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