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{{tnr}}'''Terese Berceau''' (b. August 23, 1950) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 77. She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.
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{{tnr}}'''Terese Berceau''' (b. August 23, 1950) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing [[Wisconsin State Assembly District 77|District 77]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
 
Berceau earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1973.
 
Berceau earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1973.
  
Berceau worked as a career placement specialist for the University of Wisconsin's Robert M. La Follette Institute from 1983 to 1998, magazine editor for the Wisconsin Counties Association from 1981-1983, and as a substitute teacher.  She served as a member of the [[Dane County, Wisconsin|Dane County]] Board of Supervisors from 1992 to 2000.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=26349 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Berceau]</ref>
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Berceau worked as a career placement specialist for the University of Wisconsin's Robert M. La Follette Institute from 1983 to 1998, magazine editor for the Wisconsin Counties Association from 1981-1983, and as a substitute teacher.  She served as a member of the [[Dane County, Wisconsin|Dane County]] Board of Supervisors from 1992 to 2000.<ref name=pvs>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=26349 ''Project Vote Smart,'' "Biography," accessed May 5, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
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===2012===   
 
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''   
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''   
  
Berceau won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 77|District 77]]. Berceau ran unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary on August 14 and in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
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Berceau won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 77|District 77]]. Berceau ran unopposed in the [[Democratic]] primary on August 14 and in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results/2012/partisan-primary ''Government Accountability Board,'' "2012 Fall Partisan Primary," accessed May 5, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results/2012/fall-general ''Government Accountability Board,'' "2012 Fall General Election," accessed May 5, 2014]</ref>
 
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Berceau was re-elected to [[Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 76. Berceau defeated [[Independent]] [[Torrey Jaeckle]] in the general election on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].  She was unopposed in the [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]], primary election.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
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Berceau was re-elected to [[Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 76. Berceau defeated [[Independent]] [[Torrey Jaeckle]] in the general election on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].  She was unopposed in the [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]], primary election.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Official 2010 Primary election results," accessed April 25, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==
Berceau is a member of a number of organizations, including 1000 Friends of Wisconsin, Dane Area Rapid Transit, Dane County Democratic Party, Friends of the Arboretum, National Organization of Women (NOW), National Women's Political Caucus, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin, and the Sierra Club.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=26349 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Berceau]</ref>
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Berceau is a member of a number of organizations, including 1000 Friends of Wisconsin, Dane Area Rapid Transit, Dane County Democratic Party, Friends of the Arboretum, National Organization of Women (NOW), National Women's Political Caucus, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin, and the Sierra Club.<ref name=pvs/>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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==See also==
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*[[Wisconsin State Legislature]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.legis.state.wi.us/assembly/asm76/news/ Representative Berceau's website]
 
*[http://www.legis.state.wi.us/assembly/asm76/news/ Representative Berceau's website]
 
*[http://www.legis.state.wi.us/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=76 Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Terese Berceau]  
 
*[http://www.legis.state.wi.us/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=76 Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Terese Berceau]  
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=26349 Project Vote Smart biographical profile]
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* [http://openstates.org/wi/legislators/WIL000352/terese-berceau/ Profile from Open States]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=26349 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=26349 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=26349 Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=152771 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131520 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110089 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87487 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=68175 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=12224 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=58808 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=56644 1998]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=152771 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131520 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110089 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87487 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=68175 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=12224 2002], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=58808 2000], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=56644 1998]
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Terese Berceau
Berceau Terese.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 77
Incumbent
In office
1999 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 15
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1998
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Wisconsin-Madison, 1973
Personal
Birthday08/23/1950
Place of birthGreen Bay, WI
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Terese Berceau (b. August 23, 1950) is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 77. She was first elected to the chamber in 1998.

Biography

Berceau earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1973.

Berceau worked as a career placement specialist for the University of Wisconsin's Robert M. La Follette Institute from 1983 to 1998, magazine editor for the Wisconsin Counties Association from 1981-1983, and as a substitute teacher. She served as a member of the Dane County Board of Supervisors from 1992 to 2000.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Campaigns and Elections
Colleges and Universities
Insurance
State and Local Finance
Joint Legislative Council
Joint Survey on Retirement Systems

2011-2012

During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Berceau served on these committees:

2009-2010

During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Berceau served on these committees:

Issues

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-56 Prescription drug advertising prohibited; exceptions provided.
  • AB-66 Unlimited or undefined quantity of beer or intoxicating liquor for sale at a fixed price: Class "B" and "Class B" licensee or permittee prohibited from providing, penalty provisions
  • AB-163 Political signs meeting certain criteria on rental premises: landlord may not prohibit
  • AB-203 Federal orders placing Wisconsin National Guard on federal active duty: Governor required to review; summary report to appropriate legislative committee required
  • AB-221 Semiautomatic handgun identification: microstamping requirements created; penalties and law enforcement provisions

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

Elections

2014

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Wisconsin State Assembly will consist of a primary election on August 12, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Incumbent Terese Berceau is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[2][3]

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Berceau won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 77. Berceau ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 77, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTerese Berceau Incumbent 99.4% 27,622
     - Scattering 0.6% 179
Total Votes 27,801

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Berceau was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 76. Berceau defeated Independent Torrey Jaeckle in the general election on November 2, 2010. She was unopposed in the September 14, 2010, primary election.[6]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Terese Berceau (D) 20,246
Torrey Jaeckle (I) 4,501
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Terese Berceau (D) 3,954 99.82%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Berceau is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Berceau raised a total of $74,496 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.[7]

Terese Berceau's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 77 Won $10,410
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $10,745
2008 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $7,126
2006 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $5,375
2004 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $4,932
2002 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $0
2000 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $19,525
1998 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Won $16,383
Grand Total Raised $74,496

2012

Berceau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $10,410.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Terese Berceau's campaign in 2012
Wisconsin Dental Association$500
Dean, Jill$500
Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists$500
Wisconsin Education Association Council$500
Dean, Jeff$500
Total Raised in 2012$10,410
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Berceau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $10,745.

2008

Berceau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2008. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $7,126.

2006

Berceau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2006. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $5,375.

2004

Berceau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2004. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $4,932.

2000

Berceau won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2000. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $19,525.

1998

Berceau won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 1998. During that election cycle, Berceau raised a total of $16,383.

Personal

Berceau is a member of a number of organizations, including 1000 Friends of Wisconsin, Dane Area Rapid Transit, Dane County Democratic Party, Friends of the Arboretum, National Organization of Women (NOW), National Women's Political Caucus, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin, and the Sierra Club.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Brett Hulsey (D)
Wisconsin State Assembly District 77
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 76
1999-2013
Succeeded by
Chris Taylor (D)