Terese Berceau

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Terese Berceau
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 76
Incumbent
Assumed office
1999
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Terese Berceau (b. August 23, 1950) is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 76th District since 1999. She served as a member of the Dane County Board of Supervisors from 1992-2000.

Berceau worked as a career placement specialist for the University of Wisconsin's Robert M. La Follette Institute from 1983-1998, magazine editor for the Wisconsin Counties Association from 1981-1983, and as a substitute teacher.

She 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]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Berceau ran for re-election to Wisconsin State Assembly District 76. She was unopposed in the September 14, 2010 primary election. She is opposed by Independent Torrey Jaeckle in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 76 Democratic primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Terese Berceau (D) 3,954 99.82%

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.

Campaign donors

2008

The top 5 donors to Berceau's 2008 campaign were health and labor organizations:[3]

Donor Amount
WI Dental Assoc $500
Managed Health Services Insurance Corp $500
Southeastern WI Auto Workers $500
Painters & Allied Trades $500
WI Federation of Nurses & Health Professionals $500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 76
1998–present
Succeeded by
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