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Mandela Barnes

Democratic — Representative — District 11
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Mandela Barnes represents Assembly District 11 in the Wisconsin Assembly, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 176 bills.

2012 18088.23

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News and Blog Coverage

Rep. Mandela Barnes on Jeff Stone’s Voter Suppression Bill: ‘Like a Civil War Reenactment’

Yet again another controversial Republican bill is flying through the Legislature at warp speed. Last Friday, before the Memorial Day vacation, Greendale Rep. Jeff Stone began circulating his omnibus voter suppression bill, which, among other things, would reinstate the legally challenged voter ID requirement, open up loopholes for corporations sponsoring ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • AB 102

    Relating to: allowing refunds for the early stage seed and angel investment tax credits and making an appropriation. (FE)

  • AB 104

    Relating to: establishing a nanotechnology information hub and a nanotechnology council. (FE)

  • AB 103

    Relating to: entrepreneurial assistance grants and making an appropriation.

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  • AB 106

    Relating to: policies regulating the use of electronic smoking devices on school district property.

  • AB 101

    Relating to: premium and cost-sharing assistance for health plans through the Medical Assistance program. (FE)

  • AB 84

    Relating to: creating a refundable earned income tax credit for individuals, repealing the changes made to the earned income tax credit in 2011 Wisconsin Act 32, and making an appropriation. (FE)

Recent Votes

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AB 27

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 76, Noes 22

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 7677.0
•••No: 2222.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 44

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 62, Noes 35, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6263.0
•••No: 3536.0
•••Other: 00.0
SJR 2

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 62, Noes 34, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6264.0
•••No: 3435.0
•••Other: 00.0
AR 3

Adopted, Ayes 62, Noes 36

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6263.0
•••No: 3636.0
•••Other: 00.0
SJR 1

Concurred in, Ayes 98, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 98100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
AR 1

Adopted, Ayes 98, Noes 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

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

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