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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 266 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

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 ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • AR 20

    Relating to: honoring the victims of recent international tragedies and condemning radical Islamic terrorist assailants.

  • AB 390

    Relating to: allowing the town of Freedom to create a tax incremental district in the same manner as a city or village. (FE)

  • AB 373

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

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  • AJR 20

    Relating to: the commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War.

  • AB 10

    Relating to: jurisdiction in matters relating to domestic abuse restraining orders and injunctions, child and at-risk adult abuse restraining orders and injunctions, and harassment restraining orders and injunctions. (FE)

  • AR 3

    Relating to: the assembly rules.

Recent Votes

SB 170

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 91, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9198.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 362

Refused to reconsider vote by which Senate Amendment 1 concurred in, Ayes 34, Noes 59

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3436.0
•••No: 5963.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 212

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 63, Noes 34

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6364.0
•••No: 3435.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 434

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 97, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 97100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 418

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 97, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 97100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 200

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 66, Noes 31

Legislator Vote: Yes

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