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Elections for the office of Wisconsin State Assembly consisted of a primary election on September 9, 2008, and a general election on November 4, 2008.
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==Qualifications==
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Section 6 of Article 4 of the Wisconsin Constitution states, "No person shall be eligible to the legislature who shall not have resided one year within the state, and be a qualified elector in the district which he may be chosen to represent."
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==Campaign contributions==
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During the 2008 election, the total contributions to Senate candidates was $8,861,552. The top 10 contributors were:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=WI&y=2008&f=H ''Follow the Money'', "Wisconsin 2008 Candidates," Accessed August 14, 2013]</ref>
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! colspan="3" style="background-color:#444; color: white;" |''2008 Donors, Wisconsin State Assembly
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!style="background-color:#666; color: white;" |Donor
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!style="background-color:#666; color: white;" |Amount
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|-
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| Kohl, Daniel A
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| align="right" | $240,690
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|-
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| Public Fund
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| align="right" | $160,590
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|-
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| Feldman, Andrew R
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| align="right" | $66,450
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|-
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| Kuhle, David E
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| align="right" | $52,400
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|-
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| Wisconsin Republican Party
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| align="right" | $47,038
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|-
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| Melchert, Randall Ryan
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| align="right" | $39,717
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|-
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| Wisconsin Education Association Council
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| align="right" | $32,341
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|-
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| Assembly Democratic Campaign Cmte Of Wisconsin
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| align="right" | $28,530
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|-
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| Pas, Richard J (Dick)
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| align="right" | $27,500
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|-
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| Pasch, Sandra K
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| align="right" | $27,050
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|}
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==List of candidates==
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==See also==
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*[[Wisconsin State Senate]]
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*[[Wisconsin State Legislature]]
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==External links==
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*[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/2008_FallElection_StateSenator_CountyReturns.pdf Wisconsin State Elections Board, General Election 2008]
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*[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/2008_FallElection_Primary_Results_Summary.pdf Wisconsin State Elections Board, Primary Election 2008]
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==References==
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Revision as of 19:46, 20 November 2013


Portal:State legislatures

Elections for the office of Wisconsin State Assembly consisted of a primary election on September 9, 2008, and a general election on November 4, 2008.

Qualifications

Section 6 of Article 4 of the Wisconsin Constitution states, "No person shall be eligible to the legislature who shall not have resided one year within the state, and be a qualified elector in the district which he may be chosen to represent."

Campaign contributions

During the 2008 election, the total contributions to Senate candidates was $8,861,552. The top 10 contributors were:[1]

List of candidates

See also

External links

References