Wisconsin Senate, District 2

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Senate District 2
Type District of the Upper House
Robert Cowles (R)
Parent organization
Wisconsin Legislature
Website Official Site

The 2nd District of the Wisconsin Senate is located in Eastern Wisconsin, and is currently composed of parts of Shawano, Outagamie, and Brown Counties. The district does not contain, but is adjacent to the Green Bay metro area.[1]

Current elected officials[edit]

Robert Cowles is the senator serving the 2nd district. He has served since 1987, and has been re-elected to another four-year terms ever since. Before serving as a senator, he held an office in the State Assembly from 1982 to 1986.[2]

The area of the 2nd Senate District contains three State Assembly Districts:[3]

The district is also located within Wisconsin's 8th congressional district, which is represented by U.S. Representative Reid Ribble.[4]

Past senators[edit]

The district has previously been represented by:[5]

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

See also[edit]


  1. ^ District Map
  2. ^ Cowles Biography
  3. ^ District Map
  4. ^ Congressional District Map
  5. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 1991-92 edition, Statistics: History, pages 657-666.

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