|Wisconsin State Assembly District 25|
|January 7, 2013 – present|
|January 1, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Manitowoc City Council|
|2004 – 2008|
|Bachelor's||Lincoln High School (1980)|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Tittl served on the following committees:
|Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Consumer Protection, Vice Chair|
|• Family Law|
|• Mental Health|
|• Small Business Development|
|• State and Federal Relations|
Speed limit increase
After Illinois increased it speed limit to 70 miles per hour, Tittl introduced a bill that would increase Wisconsin's speed limit to 70 miles per hour. Tittl noted that Wisconsin was the sole state in the Midwest that still had a 65 miles per hour speed limit, despite a recent uptick of states increasing their speed limits. Tittl cited a recent 140-mile drive he made from his home to Madison. He drove exactly 65 miles per hour to see the relative speeds of other cars on the road.
"...I was the absolute slowest person on the road," he said at a news conference announcing the bill. "I did not pass anyone. And there was hundreds of people that went past me."
Tittl said he expected bipartisan support for his bill, and it earned the support of Assembly Speaker Robin Vos (R) quickly. However, State Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald (R) said that the Senate did not plan to take up the issue any time soon, and Governor Scott Walker (R) did not take an immediate position on the bill.
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2014
Elections for all 99 seats in the Wisconsin State Assembly took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 12, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Incumbent Paul Tittl was unopposed in the Republican primary. Tittl was unopposed in the general election. Craig Krueger (I) was removed from the ballot.
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012
Tittl won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 25. He defeated Barry Nelson, Jason Sladky, and Mike Howe in the Republican primary on August 14, 2012. Independent Incumbent Robert Ziegelbauer did not run for re-election. Tittl defeated Jim Brey (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 25, General Election, 2012|
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 25 Republican Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Tittl is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Tittl raised a total of $55,224 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 5, 2013.
|Paul Tittl's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Wisconsin State Assembly, District 25||$55,224|
|Grand Total Raised||$55,224|
2012Tittl won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Tittl raised a total of $55,224.
|Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Paul Tittl's campaign in 2012|
|Friends & Neighbors of Robin Vos||$1,000|
|Tittl, Paul R||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$55,224|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Campaign Contributions: 2012
- The Associated Press, "Drive to 70 mph speed limit may hit bump," August 20, 2013
- WPR, "Republican Lawmaker Proposes Increasing Speed Limit To 70 MPH," August 20, 2013
- The Associated Press, "Wisconsin Assembly speaker supports raising state speed limits to 70 mph," August 18, 2013 (dead link)
- The Associated Press, "Wisconsin: 70 mph speed limit not a sure thing at Capitol," August 20, 2013
- Wisconsin Government Accountability, "Candidates Registered by Office," June 11, 2014
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "2014 Partisan Primary Candidates," accessed June 19, 2014
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "Canvass Results for 2014 General Election," December 1, 2014
- Government Accountability Board, "2012 Fall Partisan Primary," accessed May 5, 2014
- Government Accountability Board, "2012 Fall General Election," accessed May 5, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Tittle, Paul," accessed June 5, 2013
Robert Ziegelbauer (I)
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