Robin Vos

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Robin Vos
75th Speaker of the Wisconsin State Assembly
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 7, 2013
Preceded by Jeff Fitzgerald
Member of the Wisconsin State Assembly
from the 63rd district
Incumbent
Assumed office
January 3, 2005
Personal details
Born (1968-07-05) July 5, 1968 (age 46)
Burlington, Wisconsin, U.S.
Political party Republican
Alma mater University of Wisconsin,
Whitewater

Robin J. Vos (born July 5, 1968) is an American politician. He is a Republican Party member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 63rd Assembly District since 2005. He is the Speaker of the Assembly in the 101st Wisconsin Legislature.[1]

He is a small-business owner, owning RoJo's Popcorn. [2] Vos is a former congressional district director and a former legislative assistant. He was a member of the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents from 1989-91, and a member of the Racine County Board from 1994-2004. He was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.[3]

Vos, a member of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), is the former state chair for Wisconsin.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book 2011-2012, Biographical Sketch of Robin Vos, pg. 61
  2. ^ "Robin Vos, the man amidst the controversy", journaltimes.com; accessed November 15, 2014.
  3. ^ Profile, legis.wisconsin.gov; accessed November 15, 2014.
  4. ^ Nikolina Lazic, "Federal Court Strikes Down WI's 'Discriminatory' Voter ID as Unconstitutional", progressive.org, April 30, 2014; accessed November 15, 2014.

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