Terry Moulton

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Terry Moulton
Terry Moulton.jpg
Wisconsin State Senate District 23
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 3, 2015
Years in position 3
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Place of birthWhitefish, MT
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Office website
Campaign website
Terry Moulton is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Senate, District 23. He was first elected to the senate in 2010, having previously represented District 68 in the Wisconsin State Assembly from 2005-2009.

Moulton attended the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He worked as an accountant and business manager at St. Joseph's Hospital in Chippewa Falls, and is the owner of Mouldy's Archery and Tackle.[1]

Moulton survived a recall election on June 5, 2012.[2]

Committee assignments


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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture, Small Business, and Tourism, Chair
Health and Human Services, Vice Chair
Natural Resources, Vice Chair


At the beginning of the 2011 legislative session, Moulton served on the following committees:


2012 recall

See also: Terry Moulton recall, Wisconsin State Senate (2012)

Moulton defeated Kristen Dexter in a recall election on June 5, 2012.[3]

Recall of Wisconsin State Senator Terry Moulton, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTerry Moulton Incumbent 56.6% 39,864
     Democratic Kristen Dexter 43.3% 30,504
     - Scattering 0.1% 100
Total Votes 70,468
Source: Wisconsin Government Accountability Board

Supporters of the recall submitted over 21,000 signatures on January 17, 2012. The Wisconsin Government Accountability Board voted unanimously on March 12 to order the recall, determining that at least 18,657 of the signatures were valid.[4]


See also: Wisconsin State Senate elections, 2010

Moulton was unopposed in the September 14 primary election. Moulton defeated Democrat incumbent Pat Kreitlow in the November 2 general election. [5][6]

Wisconsin State Senate, District 23 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Terry Moulton (R) 32,448 54.2%
Pat Kreitlow (D) 27,375 45.73%
Wisconsin Senate, District 23 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Terry Moulton (R) 12,222 99.58%

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, the year Moulton first won election to the Senate, he collected $202,542 in donations.[7]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Committee to Elect a Republican Senate $10,908
Republican Party - Ozaukee County $1,175
18 other contributors $1,000 each


Moulton and his wife, Sue Kay, have 2 children and 8 grandchildren.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Pat Kreitlow (D)
Wisconsin State Senate District 23
Succeeded by