Wisconsin Senate, District 22

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Senate District 22
Type District of the Upper House
Location Kenosha area
Region served South-eastern Wisconsin
Senator Robert Wirch (D)
Parent organization Wisconsin Legislature
Website District Website

The 22nd District of the Wisconsin Senate is located in far south-eastern Wisconsin, and primarily covers the Kenosha area.[1]

Current elected officials[edit]

Robert Wirch is the senator serving the 22nd district. He was first elected to the Senate in 1996. Before serving as a senator, he held an office in the State Assembly from 1992 to 1996.[2][3]

The area of the 22nd Senate District contains three State Assembly Districts:[4]

The district is also located within Wisconsin's 1st congressional district, which is represented by U.S. Representative Paul Ryan. [5]

Past senators[edit]

The district has previously been represented by:[6]

Note: the boundaries of districts have changed repeatedly over history. Previous politicians of a specific numbered district have represented a completely different geographic area, due to redistricting.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2011-12 edition, page 62. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  2. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2011-12 edition, page 62. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  3. ^ "District website". http://legis.wisconsin.gov/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Senate&district=22. 
  4. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2012-13 edition, page 63. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  5. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2011-12 edition, page 17. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  6. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 1991-92 edition, Statistics: History, pages 657-666.

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