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|Name = Tyler August
political position  = Candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly District 32|
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|Profile picture = Tyler August.jpg
political party     = Republican|
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|Position = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32
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|Status = Incumbent
website            =[http://www.tyleraugust.com/ Campaign website]
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|Tenure = 2011 - present
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|Assumed office = 2011
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|Leadership = Speaker Pro Tempore, Wisconsin State Assembly
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|Last election = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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{{tnr}}'''Tyler August''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 32.  He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.  August began serving as [[State Assembly Speaker Pro Tempore|Speaker Pro Tempore]] after being elected to the position on September 4, 2013; having been a substitute speaker pro tempore on occasion, he replaced [[Bill Kramer]], who was elected to the position of [[State Assembly Majority Leader|Majority Leader]] following the resignation of [[Scott Suder]].<ref>[http://badgerherald.com/news/2013/09/09/rep-bill-kramer-elected-as-new-assembly-majority-leader/ ''The Badger Herald'', "Rep. Bill Kramer elected as new Assembly majority leader," September 9, 2013. Retrieved September 12, 2013.]</ref>
  
}}{{tnr}}'''Tyler August''' is a [[:Category:Republican candidate, Wisconsin State Assembly, 2010|Republican candidate ]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010#District 32|District 32]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].  The primary election was on [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]]  and the general election was on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].
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==Biography==
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August graduated from Big Foot High School and attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison and the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. He served as Chief of Staff for [[Thomas Lothian]], the former representative for District 32 who did not seek re-election in 2010.
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, August served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Administrative Rules
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|Committee2 = Government Operations and State Licensing
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|Chair2 = Chair
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|Committee3 = Health
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|Committee4 = Judiciary
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|Committee5 = Labor
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|Chair5 = Vice-chair
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|Committee6 = State Affairs
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|Committee7 = Administrative Rules
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|Joint7 = Yes
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|Committee8 = Tax Exemptions
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|Joint8 = Yes
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|Chair8 = Co-chair
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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During the 2011-2012 legislative session, August served on these committees:
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Consumer Protection
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|Chair1=Vice Chair
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|Committee2 =Homeland Security and State Affairs
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|Committee3 =Insurance
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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|Collapse=Yes
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}}
  
 
==Elections==  
 
==Elections==  
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===2012=== 
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
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August won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 32|District 32]]. August ran unopposed in the [[Republican]] primary on August 14 and defeated [[Kim Peterson]] (D) and [[David Stolow]] (L) 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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|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 =Libertarian
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|winner1 =Tyler August
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|Inc1 =Y
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|candidate2 = Kim Peterson
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|candidate3 =David Stolow
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|candidate4=''Scattering''
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|votes1 = 15586
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|votes2 = 10828
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|votes3 =847
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|votes4=33
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}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
  
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
  
August defeated his opponents in the primary election: Adam Gibbs, John Finley, Dan Necci, Mel Nieuwenhuis, and Thomas Stelling. After a recount concluded September 25, 2010, August was declared the winner by 3 votes.<ref>[http://gazettextra.com/weblogs/latest-news/2010/sep/26/august-wins-32nd-after-recount/ ''Janesville Gazette'' "August wins 32nd after recount", September 26, 2010]</ref>.  
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August was elected to District 32.  He is opposed by Democrat [[Doug Harrod]] and Independent [[Daniel Kilkenny]] in the November 2 general election.August defeated his opponents in the primary election: Adam Gibbs, John Finley, Dan Necci, Mel Nieuwenhuis, and Thomas Stelling. After a recount concluded September 25, 2010, August was declared the winner by three votes.<ref>[http://gazettextra.com/weblogs/latest-news/2010/sep/26/august-wins-32nd-after-recount/ ''Janesville Gazette'' "August wins 32nd after recount", September 26, 2010]</ref>. <ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
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  office = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 General Election (2010)
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Tyler August (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''10,868'''
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| colspan="2" | Doug Harrod (D)
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| align="right" | 5,156
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| colspan="2" | Daniel Kilkenny (I)
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| align="right" | 1,983
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| colspan="2" | Rick Pappas (I)
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| align="right" | 648
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He is opposed by Democrat [[Doug Harrod]] and Independent [[Daniel Kilkenny]]  and Independent [[Rick Pappas]] in the November 2 general election.
 
<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
 
 
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   office = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32  Republican Primary (2010)
 
   office = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32  Republican Primary (2010)
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = August
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|Full name = Tyler August
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|year = 2010
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|Editdate = June 6, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=147135 ''followthemoney.org'', "August, Tyler," accessed June 6, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 39229
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32]]
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|totalraised2010 = 32269
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = August
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|full Name = Tyler August
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143357
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 39,229
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|org1 = American Legislative Exchange Council
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|org2 = Insurance Legislators Foundation
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|org3 = Stendland, John
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|org4 = Milwaukee Professional Fire Fighters Local 215
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|org5 = Pfizer
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|orgamount1 = 3813
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|orgamount2 = 691
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = August
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|full Name = Tyler August
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131617
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 32,269
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|org1 = 1St District Republican Party of Wisconsin
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|org2 = Republican Party of Walworth County
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|org3 = Gage, William
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|org4 = Gianitsos, Laurie
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|org5 = Thorpe, Dale
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|orgamount1 = 2000
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|orgamount2 = 1500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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==Personal==
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August is a member of the National Rifle Association. He is not married.
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==Recent news==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a Google News search for the term "'''Tyler + August + Wisconsin + Assembly'''"
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Tyler+August+Wisconsin+Assembly&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Tyler August News Feed</rss>
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127109 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/Pages/leg-info.aspx?d=32 Tyler August on the Wisconsin State Assembly website]
* [http://www.tyleraugust.com/ Campaign website]
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127109 Biography on Project Vote Smart]
* [http://www.facebook.com/voteaugust August on Facebook]
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*[http://www.tyleraugust.com/ Campaign website]
* [http://twitter.com/tyleraugust August on Twitter]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143357 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131617 2010]
* [http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results List of candidates certified for the November 2, 2010 general election in Wisconsin]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/voteaugust August on Facebook]
* [http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/2010%20Fall%20Primary%20summary%20post%20recount.pdf Primary election recount results]
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*[http://twitter.com/tyleraugust August on Twitter]
  
 
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Revision as of 16:54, 12 September 2013

Tyler August
Tyler August.jpg
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Speaker Pro Tempore, Wisconsin State Assembly
September 4, 2013 - present
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJanuary 26, 1983
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Tyler August is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 32. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. August began serving as Speaker Pro Tempore after being elected to the position on September 4, 2013; having been a substitute speaker pro tempore on occasion, he replaced Bill Kramer, who was elected to the position of Majority Leader following the resignation of Scott Suder.[1]

Biography

August graduated from Big Foot High School and attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison and the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. He served as Chief of Staff for Thomas Lothian, the former representative for District 32 who did not seek re-election in 2010.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Administrative Rules
Government Operations and State Licensing, Chair
Health
Judiciary
Labor, Vice-chair
State Affairs
Administrative Rules
Tax Exemptions, Co-chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

August won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 32. August ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Kim Peterson (D) and David Stolow (L) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTyler August Incumbent 57.1% 15,586
     Democratic Kim Peterson 39.7% 10,828
     Libertarian David Stolow 3.1% 847
     - Scattering 0.1% 33
Total Votes 27,294

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

August was elected to District 32. He is opposed by Democrat Doug Harrod and Independent Daniel Kilkenny in the November 2 general election.August defeated his opponents in the primary election: Adam Gibbs, John Finley, Dan Necci, Mel Nieuwenhuis, and Thomas Stelling. After a recount concluded September 25, 2010, August was declared the winner by three votes.[3]. [4]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Tyler August (R) 10,868
Doug Harrod (D) 5,156
Daniel Kilkenny (I) 1,983
Rick Pappas (I) 648
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Tyler August (R) 1,760 23.97%
Adam Gibbs (R) 1,757 23.93 %
Mel Nieuwenhuis (R) 1,641 22.35%
Dan Necci (R) 1,312 17.87%
Thomas E. Stelling (R) 514 7%
John K. Finley (R) 354 4.82%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for August is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, August raised a total of $71,498 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 6, 2013.[5]

Tyler August's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 Won $39,229
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 Won $32,269
Grand Total Raised $71,498

2012

August won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, August raised a total of $39,229.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tyler August's campaign in 2012
American Legislative Exchange Council$3,813
Insurance Legislators Foundation$691
Stendland, John$500
Milwaukee Professional Fire Fighters Local 215$500
Pfizer$500
Total Raised in 2012$39,229
Source:Follow the Money

2010

August won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, August raised a total of $32,269.

Personal

August is a member of the National Rifle Association. He is not married.

Recent news

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