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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 298 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



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

  • AB 368

    Relating to: regulation of persons that own or operate dental practices and granting rule-making authority. (FE)

  • AB 358

    Relating to: parking spaces reserved for persons with physical disabilities.

  • AB 354

    Relating to: waiting period for purchase of handguns.

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  • AJR 64

    Relating to: public notice for assembly, senate, and joint committee meetings.

  • AR 13

    Relating to: notice for committee meetings.

  • AJR 63

    Relating to: requiring the legislature to enact laws requiring reasonable notice of and public access to meetings of governmental bodies, including legislative committees, and making members of the legislature subject to citations and civil penalties for violations of such laws (first consideration).

Recent Votes

AB 310

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 60, Noes 35, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6063.0
•••No: 3536.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 253

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 95, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9598.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 00.0
AB 325

Read a third time and passed, Ayes 57, Noes 37

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5760.0
•••No: 3739.0
•••Other: 00.0
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
SB 179

Read a third time and concurred in, Ayes 61, Noes 34, Paired 2

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6164.0
•••No: 3435.0
•••Other: 00.0
AR 12

Adopted, Ayes 96, Noes 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

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