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Robb Kahl
Robb Kahl.jpeg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 47
In office
January 7, 2013 – present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 2
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Bachelor'sRipon College, 1994
J.D.UW Law School, 1997
Office website
Campaign website
Robb Kahl is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 47. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.


Kahl graduated from Ripon College in 1994 and earned his J.D. from University of Wisconsin Law School in 1997.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kahl served on the following committees:

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Administrative Rules
Aging and Long-Term Care
Energy and Utilities
State Affairs
Administrative Rules



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 Robb Kahl was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Phillip Anderson ran as a Libertarian. Kahl and Anderson faced off in the general election as Michael LaForest (Green) was removed from the candidate list.[1][2] Incumbent Kahl defeated Anderson in the general election, and was re-elected for another term.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 47 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobb Kahl Incumbent 81.6% 20,332
     Libertarian Phillip Anderson 18.4% 4,596
Total Votes 24,928


See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Kahl won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 47. He defeated Amanda Hall in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Sandy Bakk (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 47, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Sandy Bakk 29% 9,054
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRobb Kahl 70.9% 22,113
     - Scattering 0.1% 36
Total Votes 31,203
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 47 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRobb Kahl 67.6% 3,037
Amanda Hall 32.4% 1,457
Total Votes 4,494

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kahl is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Kahl raised a total of $60,922 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 6, 2013.[6]

Robb Kahl's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 47 Won $60,922
Grand Total Raised $60,922


Kahl won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Kahl raised a total of $60,922.

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Preceded by
Keith Ripp (R)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 47
Succeeded by