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Dana Wachs

Democratic — Representative — District 91
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Dana Wachs represents Assembly District 91 in the Wisconsin Assembly, is a member of three committees, and is the primary sponsor of 277 bills.

2012 31089.77

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

  • Madison Office:

    Room 302 North
    State Capitol
    P.O. Box 8953
    Madison, WI 53708
    Phone: 608-266-7461
    Fax: 608-282-3691

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

Wachs wonders if right-to-work bill has drafting errors

In arguing to move right-to-work to the Small Business Committee, Rep. Dana Wachs, D-Eau Claire, wondered if the bill's repealing the declaration of policy from state labor law was a drafting oversight comparable to the proposed budget's controversial changes to the language of the Wisconsin Idea. The declaration sets out ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • AB 276

    Relating to: allowing district attorneys, deputy district attorneys, and assistant district attorneys to engage in the private practice of law for certain civil purposes.

  • AJR 50

    Relating to: proclaiming Austrian-American Day.

  • AB 275

    Relating to: increasing the rate paid to private attorneys for representing indigent clients. (FE)

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  • AJR 47

    Relating to: honoring Radio Station WCLO AM-1230 on its 85th birthday on August 1, 2015.

  • AB 272

    Relating to: student loans, the individual income tax subtract modification for tuition and student fees, creating an authority to be known as the Wisconsin Student Loan Refinancing Authority, granting rule-making authority, and making an appropriation. (FE)

  • AB 267

    Relating to: the investigation of a child abuse report in which a person who is not a caregiver of the child is suspected of permitting, allowing, or encouraging the child to engage in prostitution; and prohibiting prosecuting a person under the age of 18 with committing an act of prostitution. (FE)

Recent Votes

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AB 75

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

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9191.0
•••No: 88.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 25

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 63, Noes 35

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6364.0
•••No: 3535.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 77

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 89, Noes 10

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8989.0
•••No: 1010.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 32

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 62, Noes 37

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6262.0
•••No: 3737.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 177

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

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6063.0
•••No: 3536.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 177

Refused to suspend rules to order immediately messaged, Ayes 62, Noes 33

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6265.0
•••No: 3334.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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