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Jim Steineke

Republican — Representative — District 5
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Jim Steineke represents Assembly District 5 in the Wisconsin Assembly, is a member of five committees, and is the primary sponsor of 277 bills.

2008 16704.0
2010 53159.0
2012 29350.0

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



News and Blog Coverage

Nass: Senate will take up Assembly version of civil service bill with ban-the-box provision

Sen. Steve Nass, R-Whitewater, said he is dropping an effort to remove a ban-the-box provision from the civil service bill on today’s Senate calendar because any changes to what passed the Assembly would kill the legislation this session. Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke, co-author of the civil service bill, has ...

Civil service debate gets rolling

The civil service bill debate is getting started. Bill author Rep. Jim Steineke got the microphone first. He defended the proposal and predicted Dems would turn the discussion into a political debate. "Just pass the bill," the Kaukauna Republican said. "Send it over to the Senate. Do something good for ...

Dem recusals continue

Dems continue taking turns recusing themselves from the campaign finance vote, and Republicans continue to lobby criticisms. Rep. Jim Steineke told reporters the mass recusal is the "dumbest" thing he's seen since he entered office. By recusing themselves from this vote for substantial financial interests, the Kaukauna Republican said, they ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • AB 810

    Relating to: the Fox River Navigational System visitor center. (FE)

  • AB 784

    Relating to: funding for the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and making an appropriation. (FE)

  • AB 789

    Relating to: continuing legal and judicial education on elder law-related issues. (FE)

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  • AB 786

    Relating to: report on dementia crisis unit pilot program and placement of individuals with dementia. (FE)

  • AB 785

    Relating to: dementia specialist certification program. (FE)

  • AB 792

    Relating to: referrals for subjects of alerts for missing adults and operator's license review. (FE)

Recent Votes

AB 568

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 60, Noes 31, Paired 4

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6065.0
•••No: 3134.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 647

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 81, Noes 15

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8184.0
•••No: 1515.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 238

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 61, Noes 35

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6163.0
•••No: 3536.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 512

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 96, Noes 2

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9697.0
•••No: 22.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 243

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 66, Noes 31

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6668.0
•••No: 3131.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 470

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 98, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 98100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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