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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>
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{{tnr}}'''Tyler August''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing [[Wisconsin State Assembly District 32|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>
  
 
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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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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," accessed June 12, 2012]</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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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 ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Official 2010 Primary election results," accessed April 25, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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*[[Wisconsin State Legislature]]
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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

2014

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2014

Elections for all 99 seats in the Wisconsin State Assembly took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 12, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Alan Kupsik was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Tyler August was unopposed in the Republican primary. Kupsik and August faced off in the general election. Doug Harrod (D) was removed from the ballot before the primary elections.[2][3] Incumbent August defeated the challenger, and was re-elected for another term.[4]


Wisconsin State Assembly, District 32 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTyler August Incumbent 65.9% 13,714
     Democratic Alan Kupsik 34.1% 7,094
Total Votes 20,808

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.[5]

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.[6].[7]

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.[8]

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.

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