Scott Gunderson

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Scott Gunderson
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 83
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Scott Gunderson (b. October 24, 1956) was a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 83rd District from 1995 to 2011.

Gunderson resigned from the Assembly on January 3, 2011, after accepting a position in the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources[1]. He served as Supervisor on the Waterford Town Board from 1991-1995.

Gunderson owned Gundy's Sport from 1980-2007, and has worked as a farmer.

He is a member of a number of organizations, including the Racine County Agricultural Society, Pishtaka Wildlife Society, Racine County Agricultural Society, Fox River Chapter - Wings Over Wisconsin, Ducks Unlimited, Waterford Lions Club, Pheasants Forever, Racine County Farm Bureau, Waterford Lions Club, and Wisconsin Waterfowl Association.[2]

Committee assignments

Prior to his resignation, Gunderson served on the following committees:



See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Gunderson was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 83. He defeated Democrat Aaron Robertson general election on November 2, 2010. He was unopposed in the September 14, 2010, primary election.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 83 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Scott Gunderson (R) 22,192
Aaron Robertson (D) 6,003
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 83 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Scott L. Gunderson (R) 10,597 99.91%

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-70 Background checks for handgun purchasers: DOJ required to check for court order or finding rendering the person ineligible under federal law re mental health status; courts required to determine ineligibility and other duties; person may petition court to cancel the order
  • AB-150 Fur-bearing animals: revisions re possession of green skin; selling, buying, bartering, or trading certain animal carcasses; metal identification tag on traps; DNR provisions
  • AB-222 Hunting and firearm possession revisions re accompaniment of hunters under age 16, hunting with a crossbow on certain lands, and possession of firearm for target practice age restriction; hunting mentorship program established and minimum hunting age lowered

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

Campaign donors


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

Donor Amount
Bones, Don $1,000
Bahl, Dan $500
WI Pipe Trades $500
WI Builders Assoc $500
National Assoc of Theater Owners $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
Wisconsin State Assembly District 83
Succeeded by
Dave Craig