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Theobald, H. Rupert; Robbins, Patricia V. (ed.) / The state of Wisconsin 1975 blue book
(1975)

Biographies and pictures,   pp. [1]-94 PDF (29.2 MB)


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MEMBERS OF STATE LEGISLATURE
Representative                  Representative
THOMPSON                           GIESE
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Representative
  HANSON
Tommy G. Thompson (Rep.), 79th Assembly District.
  Born Elroy,. Nov. 19, 1941; married; 2 children. B.S. UW-Madison 1963;
J.D. 1966.
Attorney, real estate broker. Mbr. Lions, Jaycees, Young Rep., Rep. party,
Elroy Development
Corp.
  Elected to assembly since 1966. Assistant minority leader (also 1973);
1971 min. caucus
vice-chin. Biennial committee assignments: 1975 -  excise and fees; insurance
and banking
(also 1973); rules (also 1973); jt. com. for review of admin. rules (also
1971; vice-chm. 1967).
1973     judiciary (also 1971 and jt. interim coms., 1967); legis. council's
special corns. on
liability of health professionals and on lobbying laws; jt. com. on legis.
org.'s legis. space study
com. 1971 - tourism; legis. programs com.; legis. council's special com.
on occupational safety
and health act. 1969 - jt. com. on finance (also 1967); public welfare, and
jt. interim com.; jt.
com. on revisions, repeals and uniform laws (chm.). 1967 - Midwest Council
of State Govts.'
taxation com.
  Telephone: (608) 847-4198.
  Mailing address: 609 Academy Street, Elroy 53929.
Kenyon E. Giese (Rep.), 80th Assembly District.
  Born Dec. 21, 1933; married. B.S. UW-Madison 1955; M.S. 1965. Former dairy
farmer and
agric. leader in several agri-related businesses. Served in army 1957-59.
Mbr. dairy coop.
(dir.), breeders coop., regional DHIA coop. (pres.), Amer. Jersey Cattle
Club, Sauk county
Farm Bureau (leg. chm.), Wis. Jersey Breeders Assn. (secy.-treas.), Dean's
Adv. Bd.-Baraboo-
Sauk county campus, Sauk City Men's Club, Optimist, Kiwanis, Rep. party,
Internatl. Farm
Youth Exchange Alumni; former mbr. Wis. Purebred Dairy Cattle Assn. (pres.),
Adv. Com.
for Young and Adult Farmer Educ., F.F.A. (state pres.), 4-H Clubs of America
(Outstanding
4-H Boy in the United States award), Amer. Youth Fdn. (camp pres.).
  Elected to assembly 1970, 1972, 1974. Minority caucus secretary (also 1973).
Biennial
committee assignments: 1975 - agriculture (also 1973); commerce and consumer
affairs (also
1973, 1971); excise and fees (also 1973). 1973 - assembly special com. on
telephone and
electricity rate disparities; council on drug abuse. 1971 - transp.
  Telephone: (608) 643-8727.
  Mailing address: 328 Dallas Street, Sauk City 53583.
Thomas S. Hanson (Dem.), 81st Assembly District.
  Born Oshkosh, September 14, 1939; married. B.S. UW-La Crosse 1962; attended
Illinois
institute of technology, Stevens institute of technology and Marquette university.
Mathematics
teacher, farmer, small businessman.
  Elected to assembly 1970 and 1974.     Assembly chief clerk 1973.   Biennial
committee
assignments: 1975    agriculture (also 1971); insurance and banking; jt.
survey com. on tax
exemptions. 1971 - elections.
  Telephone: (414) 885-3823.
  Mailing address: Route 4, Box 207, Beaver Dam 53916.
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