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Dale Kooyenga

Republican — Representative — District 14
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Dale Kooyenga represents Assembly District 14 in the Wisconsin Assembly, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 283 bills.

2010 44050.12
2012 17999.17

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News and Blog Coverage

Bucks deal backers keep the floor

So far, no one has spoken in opposition to the public financing deal for the Bucks arena. One after another, Dems and Republicans are standing in support, stressing it would cost the state much more if the team leaves and it would be a black eye for Milwaukee. Rep. Dale ...

Room tax motion passes 9-7

The room tax motion was approved 9-7 as Republicans Dale Kooyenga, Howard Marklein and Leah Vukmir joined Dems in voting no. UPDATE: Read the motion here. According to the Legislative Fiscal Bureau, the motion would impact communities differently, depending on when they implemented a hotel room tax and other factors. ...

Kooyenga: Republicans have a story to tell

Rep. Dale Kooyenga, R-Brookfield, pushed back on the Dem arguments over the GOP education motion, saying Republicans have a story to tell with ACT scores up and graduation rates rising, including those for minority students. Kooyenga said Dems are only focused on inputs -- "money, money, money, money" -- while ...

Madison, Racine could be put under recovery plan under omnibus education motion

The omnibus education motion would open the door to the Madison and Racine school districts being subject to a similar recovery plan Republicans are pushing for Milwaukee. Co-chair Alberta Darling, R-River Hills, and Rep. Dale Kooyenga, R-Brookfield, proposed the Opportunity Schools and Partnership Program for the Milwaukee district. Under the ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • AB 388

    Relating to: reorganizing the Government Accountability Board, requiring the exercise of rule-making authority, and making appropriations. (FE)

  • AB 385

    Relating to: amending various rules promulgated by the Department of Children and Families governing the certification of child care operators, governing the licensing of child welfare agencies, and establishing standards for the operation of child care centers; and eliminating rules promulgated by the Department of Children and Families related to retaining public assistance case records.

  • AB 374

    Relating to: real estate transfer fee returns for conveyances exempt from the fee. (FE)

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  • AB 378

    Relating to: the age at which a person who is alleged to have violated a criminal law, a civil law, or a municipal ordinance and who has not been charged with certain violent offenses, and has not, after previously being convicted of a crime or adjudicated delinquent, been charged with a crime or alleged in a complaint or citation to have violated a civil law or municipal ordinance, is subject to juvenile court jurisdiction. (FE)

  • AB 373

    Relating to: the state civil service and making an appropriation. (FE)

  • AB 369

    Relating to: membership of certain federated public library system boards.

Recent Votes

SB 209

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

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5260.0
•••No: 3439.0
•••Other: 00.0
AR 12

Adopted, Ayes 96, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9698.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 205

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 94, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 94100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 21

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 52, Noes 46

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5253.0
•••No: 4646.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 206

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 64, Noes 30

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6468.0
•••No: 3031.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 75

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 91, Noes 8

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9191.0
•••No: 88.0
•••Other: 00.0
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