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Chris Kapenga

Republican — Senator — District 33
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Chris Kapenga represents Senate District 33 in the Wisconsin Senate, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 167 bills.

2010 82785.67
2012 32708.59

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

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News and Blog Coverage

Kapenga bids Assembly farewell

GOP Rep. Chris Kapenga, who is heavily favored to win a seat in the state Senate later this month, bid the chamber farewell this afternoon. Kapenga, who's running for the Senate seat that Paul Farrow is leaving next week to focus on his job at Waukesha County exec, noted the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 242

    Relating to: requiring approval by a municipal governing body before construction of highway roundabouts. (FE)

  • SB 237

    Relating to: family planning and preventive health services grants and granting rule-making authority.

  • SB 238

    Relating to: billing the Medical Assistance program for prescription drugs by certain entities. (FE)

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  • AJR 44

    Relating to: the life and service of Wisconsin State Trooper Trevor Casper.

  • AB 237

    Relating to: requiring a determination of probable postfertilization age of an unborn child before abortion, prohibiting abortion of an unborn child considered capable of experiencing pain, informed consent, abortion reporting, and providing a criminal penalty. (FE)

  • AB 236

    Relating to: tax-exempt accounts for qualified expenses incurred by individuals with disabilities and granting rule-making authority. (FE)

Recent Votes

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SB 565

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 89, Noes 1, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8998.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 300

Read a third time and concurred in as amended, Ayes 75, Noes 18, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7580.0
•••No: 1819.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 300

Refused to reject Assembly Amendment 1, Ayes 40, Noes 54

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4042.0
•••No: 5457.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 20

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 56, Noes 38

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5659.0
•••No: 3840.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 5

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 92, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9298.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 444

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 93, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 93100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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