Peter Barca

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Peter Barca
Barca Peter.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 64
Assumed office
1984-95, 2009
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Peter Barca (b. August 7, 1955) is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 64th District from 1984-1995, and currently since 2098. He currently serves as Majority Caucus Chair. He previously served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1993-1995.

Barca has worked as an employment specialist, CEO of Northpointe Resources, and as a teacher. He is the President of Aurora Association International, co-founder of the International Society for Cardiovascular Translational Research (ISCTR), and board member of the Kenosha Family and Aging Society.[1]

Committee assignments



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Barca ran for re-election to Wisconsin State Assembly District 64. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. He is opposed y Libertarian Daane Hoffman in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 64 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Peter W. Barca (D) 1,466 99.8%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-217 Colorectal cancer examinations and laboratory tests: health insurance policies and plans required to cover; conditions and OCI and DHS duties
  • AB-365 Felony victim's prior testimony: admissibility of in revocation of probation, parole, or extended supervision proceedings
  • AB-366 OWI second or third offense penalty: court may order a therapeutically indicated dose of naltrexone as condition of probation, fine provision

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

Campaign donors


Rep. Barca responding to an endorsement from Fire Fighters local 414

The top 5 donors to Barca's 2008 campaign:[3]

Donor Amount
Barca, Citizens for Peter $1,100
Barca, Peter W $1,000
Barca, Kathleen $500
Barrett For Wisconsin $500
Kenosha Professional Fire Fighters Local $500

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Political offices
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 64
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