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Dean Knudson

Republican — Representative — District 30
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Dean Knudson represents Assembly District 30 in the Wisconsin Assembly, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 151 bills.

2010 58170.73
2012 46009.56

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News and Blog Coverage

Knudson: Bucks arena should be locally financed

State Rep. Dean Knudson, R-Hudson, argued today the state should be taken out of the equation in paying for the arena and suggested the final product that ultimately passes the Legislature will look much different and have bipartisan support. "This should be a locally financed project," Knudson said. Mayor Tom ...

Knudson: Issue needs more study, more time

Rep. Dean Knudson, R-Hudson, just joined the hearing. He has previously criticized the state funding component of the package and said the issue needs more time, more study and should not be rushed. Knudson said he preferred for the bill to go through the normal committee process.In that vein, he ...

Republicans: IRIS not going away

Republicans are pushing back against the suggestion that IRIS would go away under their motion. According to the LFB, Gov. Scott Walker's budget eliminated statutory references to IRIS and replaced it with a self-direction plan under FamilyCare. Answering a question from Rep. Dean Knudson, LFB said the GOP motion would ...

Knudson questions idea of WEDC

Saying he is in the minority on the committee, Rep. Dean Knudson said he has long been skeptical of WEDC's mission. The Hudson Republican said it's time for the Legislature to question government's role in making decisions such as which businesses get loans. He said he voted for WEDC in ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • AJR 66

    Relating to: accounting and expenditure of state funds and reduction of deficit (first consideration).

  • AB 326

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

  • AB 321

    Relating to: the school district budget summary, annual audit, and annual report.

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  • AB 311

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

  • AB 310

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

  • AB 305

    Relating to: sale and use of fetal body parts and providing a criminal penalty.

Recent Votes

AB 310

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 60, Noes 35, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6063.0
•••No: 3536.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 253

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 95, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9598.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 325

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 37

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5760.0
•••No: 3739.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 209

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 52, Noes 34, Paired 8

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5260.0
•••No: 3439.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 179

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 61, Noes 34, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6164.0
•••No: 3435.0
•••Other: 00.0
AR 12

Adopted, Ayes 96, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9698.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
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