Monday, October 1, 2012

Who's Running for State Office in Wisconsin 2012: 43rd Assembly District (General Election Edition)


Public libraries in the district
Edgerton Public Library
Irwin L. Young Memorial Library, Whitewater
Milton Public Library
Oregon Public Library (service area)

43rd's Wynn, Jorgenson tout Assembly records.  (Jefferson County Daily Union, 10/4/2012)

Candidate profiles:  State Assembly District 43.  (Wisconsin State Journal, 10/9/2012)

The Republican incumbent

Biography.  Born East St. Louis, IL, June 20, 1962; married; 1 child. 

Graduate Steeleville H.S. (Steeleville, IL) 1980; attended Murray St. U. (Murray, KY); A.D. Parkland Coll. (Champaign, IL) 1984; B.S. UW-Whitewater 2009. 

Full-time legislator. Former driver education teacher and football coach. 

Served in U.S. Marines Reserve 1980-84; U.S. Army 1986-2006; Iraq War veteran. 

Member: Veterans of Foreign Wars (post cmdr.); American Legion; 82nd Airborne Association; Gideons International; Wis. Farm Bureau; UW-Whitewater Alumni Assn.; National Rifle Association; Kiwanis (pres.). 

Elected to Assembly 2010.  [With 52.5 % of the vote.]



The Democratic incumbent

Biography.    Born Berlin, September 10, 1967; married; 3 children. 

Graduate Omro H.S. 1986; Brown Institute (MN) 1987. 

Assembly line operator, General Motors, Janesville. Former morning radio personality, assembly line operator, UAW shop steward, General Motors Janesville, worked on family dairy farm. 

Bd. member: Respite Care Assn. of Wis.;Wis. Literacy Council; Jefferson Co. Local Emergency Planning Council; Jefferson Co. Agribusiness Club. Member: Jefferson Co. Farm Bureau; Trinity Lutheran Church, Fort Atkinson; Fort Atkinson FFA Alumni; Chamber of Commerce. 

Elected to Assembly 2006; reelected since 2008.  (Keep getting "Database error" when trying to access Jorgensen's Ballotpedia page.)

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2 comments:

Bailey Ludlam said...

Hello! Bailey Ludlam from Ballotpedia here. Unfortunately, we've been experiencing some server issues but the site is up and running. Jorgen's page should be good to go. But, if you do see any other issues please e-mail me at baileyludlam@ballotpedia.org. Thanks!

Bailey Ludlam said...

Hello! Bailey Ludlam from Ballotpedia.org here. Unfortunately, we've been having some technical issues but the site is up and running. Jorgensen's page should be good to go right now. If you do run into any other issues please feel free to e-mail me at baileyludlam@ballotpedia.org. Thanks!