Personnel File

John Murtha

(Rep.), 29th Assembly District

Born Baldwin, August 8, 1951; married; 4 children. Graduate St. Croix Central H.S. (Hammond) 1969; Chippewa Valley Tech. (Eau Claire) wood tech. 1970. Self employed. Member: NRA; AOPA. Town of Eau Galle Board (St. Croix Co.) supervisor 1999-2003, chairman 2003-09.
Elected to Assembly 2006; reelected since 2008. Majority Caucus Vice Chairperson 2013, 2011. Biennial committee assignments: 2013 — Housing and Real Estate (chp.); Agriculture (since 2007); International Trade and Commerce; Public Safety and Homeland Security; Rules (also 2011); Rural Affairs. 2011 — Housing (chp., mbr. 2009); Forestry; Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs. 2009 — Rural Economic Development (also 2007). 2007 — Small Business (vice chp.); Labor and Industry.

Content referencing John Murtha

Speaker Vos Statement on Rep. Murtha Retirement
Press Release

Speaker Vos Statement on Rep. Murtha Retirement

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Governor Scott Walker Signs 49 Bills Into Law
Press Release

Governor Scott Walker Signs 49 Bills Into Law

Governor Scott Walker signed 49 bills into law today at the Wisconsin State Capitol.

The State of Politics: Unopposed Legislators Still Love Campaign Cash
The State of Politics

Unopposed Legislators Still Love Campaign Cash

Retiring and unopposed legislators are sitting on $1.2 million in donations.