Wisconsin Senate, District 27

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Senate District 27
Type District of the Upper House
Location Far southern Wisconsin
Senator Jon Erpenbach (D)
Parent organization Wisconsin Legislature
Website District Website

The 27th District of the Wisconsin Senate is located in far southern Wisconsin, and is currently composed of parts of Dane, Green, Rock, and Lafayette counties. The district lies mostly east and south of Madison.[1]

Current elected officials[edit]

Jon Erpenbach is the senator serving the 27th district. He was first elected to the senate in 1998, and has been re-elected since. [2][3]

The area of the 27th Senate District contains three State Assembly Districts:[4]

The district is also located within Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district, which is represented by U.S. Representative Mark Pocan. [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 72. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  2. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2013-14 edition, page 72. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  3. ^ "District website". http://legis.wisconsin.gov/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Senate&district=27. 
  4. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2013-14 edition, page 72. ISBN 978-0-9752820-1-4. 
  5. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book, 2013-14 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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