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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 225 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

Senate concurs on treasurer's office constitutional amendment

A constitutional amendment that would eliminate the office of the state treasurer is another step closer to passage, having cleared both houses of the Legislature this session. The Senate approved the amendment 20-13, with Dems Fred Risser, of Madison, and Tim Carpenter, of Milwaukee, in favor. Sen. Chris Kapenga, R-Delafield, ...

Vos swears in Duchow

Recently elected Rep. Cindi Duchow just took the oath of office on the Assembly floor. The Pewaukee Republican won a special election for the 99th Assembly seat after Chris Kapenga vacated it after winning a seat in the Senate.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SB 765

    Relating to: eliminating the personal property tax. (FE)

  • SJR 109

    Relating to: commending the ardent and remarkable service of Justice Antonin Scalia.

  • SJR 88

    Relating to: condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement.

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  • SB 639

    Relating to: creating a legislative committee on the oversight of law enforcement and investigation. (FE)

  • SB 638

    Relating to: penalties for violations related to the motor vehicle liability insurance requirement, proof of financial responsibility, making an appropriation, and providing a penalty. (FE)

  • SB 615

    Relating to: special needs scholarship program. (FE)

Recent Votes

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AB 576

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 32, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 13.0
AB 629

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 31, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3193.0
•••No: 13.0
•••Other: 13.0
AB 543

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 19, Noes 13

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 1957.0
•••No: 1339.0
•••Other: 13.0
AB 602

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 19, Noes 13

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 1957.0
•••No: 1339.0
•••Other: 13.0
AB 804

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 19, Noes 13

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 1957.0
•••No: 1339.0
•••Other: 13.0
AB 657

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 32, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3296.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 13.0
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Sources

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