Wisconsin Senate, District 12

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Senate District 12
Sdist12.pdf
Type District of the Upper House
Location
Senator
Tom Tiffany (R)
Parent organization
Wisconsin Legislature
Website Official Site

The 12th District of the Wisconsin Senate is located in north-eastern Wisconsin, and is composed of parts of Vilas, Oneida, Florence, Lincoln, Marinette, Langlade, Menominee, Oconto, Shawano and Forest Counties.[1]

Current elected officials[edit]

Tom Tiffany is the senator serving the 12th district. He was elected in 2012 to a four-year term. Before serving as a senator, he held an office in the State Assembly, serving the 35th District from 2011 to 2013.[2]

The area of the 12th Senate District contains three State Assembly Districts:[3]

The 12th district is located partly within Wisconsin's 8th congressional district, which is represented by U.S. Representative Reid Ribble.[4] The other part of the district is located within Wisconsin's 7th congressional district, which is represented by U.S. Representative Sean Duffy.[5]

Past senators[edit]

Past senators include:[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. ^ District Map
  2. ^ Holperin Biography
  3. ^ District Map
  4. ^ Congressional District Map
  5. ^ Congressional District Map
  6. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 1991-92 edition, Statistics: History, pages 657-666.

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