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Mark Spreitzer

Mark Spreitzer (Dem.), 45th Assembly District

Born Evanston, Ill., December 16, 1986; single.  Graduate Northside College Preparatory H.S. (Chicago, Ill.) 2005; B.A. political science Beloit College 2009.  Full-time legislator.  Former assistant director of alumni and parent relations and annual support, Beloit College.  Member: United Church of Beloit (deacon’s bd.); Welty Environmental Center; Wis. League of Conservation Voters; Fair Wisconsin; Democratic Party of Rock Co.; Greater Beloit Chamber of Commerce Rising Professionals; Youth2Youth 4 Change Coalition.  Former member: Community Action, Inc. of Rock and Walworth Cos. (bd. mbr.); Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families.  City of Beloit Appointment Review Com. (chp.).  Beloit City Council 2011-15, president 2014-15.

Elected to Assembly 2014.  Biennial committee assignments: 2015 — Jobs and the Economy; Mining and Rural Development; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; Public Benefit Reform; Workforce Development.

Telephone: Office: (608) 266-1192; (888) 534-0080.
E-mail: Rep.Spreitzer@legis.wisconsin.gov
Voting address: 1718 Henderson Avenue, Beloit 53511.
Mailing address: Office: Room 420 North, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8953, Madison 53708.

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The State of Politics: A Tale of Two Millennials
The State of Politics

A Tale of Two Millennials

Two young Assembly reps in each party, two very different tales.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer statement on denial of Great Lakes Basin Rail Line
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer statement on denial of Great Lakes Basin Rail Line

"Today is a victory for the people of southern Wisconsin."

Rep. Mark Spreitzer pushes to protect Wisconsin taxpayers
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer pushes to protect Wisconsin taxpayers

"Due to Governor Walker’s weak negotiating, Wisconsin will be forced to use taxpayer dollars to write Foxconn yearly checks for up to $312 million..."

Rep. Mark Spreitzer statement on Article V convention
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer statement on Article V convention

"An Article V convention is an untested, uncontrollable, and undemocratic risk that would open Pandora’s Box to rewrite our U.S. Constitution."

Campaign Cash: Big Agriculture Rewards Legislators
Campaign Cash

Big Agriculture Rewards Legislators

Industry wants high capacity wells, gives $220,000 to key committee members.

Rep. Spreitzer Announces New Program to Attract New Farmers
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Rep. Spreitzer Announces New Program to Attract New Farmers

As Wisconsin’s current farmers age, our economy must find new farmers to take their place.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s and Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa’s statement on the withdrawal of federal protections for transgender students
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s and Rep. JoCasta Zamarripa’s statement on the withdrawal of federal protections for transgender students

"The reasoning of the Trump administration’s decision in withdrawing federal protections for transgender students is hurtful, discriminatory, and baseless."

Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on redistricting ruling
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on redistricting ruling

"Clearly, Republicans will stop at nothing to secure their grip on power."

Donald Trump to Attempt to Fill Stolen U.S. Supreme Court Seat
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Donald Trump to Attempt to Fill Stolen U.S. Supreme Court Seat

Time for Elected Officials to Put Patriotism Before Party and Demand Answers for American People Before Trump Allowed to Influence Nation’s High Court for Decades

Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on redistricting ruling
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on redistricting ruling

"Today’s order is a victory for all Wisconsin residents."

Rep. Mark Spreitzer reacts to State of the State address
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer reacts to State of the State address

“Wisconsin can and must do better.”

Rep. Mark Spreitzer sworn in for second term, receives committee assignments, takes leadership post
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer sworn in for second term, receives committee assignments, takes leadership post

This will be Rep. Spreitzer’s second term in the State Assembly.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer unanimously elected Assembly Democratic Caucus Chair
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer unanimously elected Assembly Democratic Caucus Chair

Rep. Spreitzer will begin his second term representing the 45th Assembly District in Janua

Rep. Barca Statement on Democratic Leader Reelection
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Rep. Barca Statement on Democratic Leader Reelection

“I am honored and humbled by my reelection.”

Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on latest Voter ID rule
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on latest Voter ID rule

“We are a month away from a major election, and there is mounting evidence that voting and voter registration has become chaotic and complicated by design.”

Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on Gov. Walker’s threat
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer’s statement on Gov. Walker’s threat

"Governor Walker should immediately retract his comments."

Why buy elections? Why purchase judges? Because Scott Walker asked.
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Why buy elections? Why purchase judges? Because Scott Walker asked.

The documents suggest that Governor Walker collaborated and traded favors with lobbyists, third-party shadow groups, and even Donald Trump.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer praises same-sex parentage ruling
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer praises same-sex parentage ruling

“While I’m thankful for this decision, I hope we can codify this decision by passing the MFEA, and bring permanent certainty to Wisconsin families.”

Op-Ed: DVDs Cannot Replace Teachers
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DVDs Cannot Replace Teachers

Ron Johnson’s ideas for schools would lead to less learning, less critical thinking, less global competitiveness.

Op-Ed: “To Not Only Survive, But Thrive!”
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“To Not Only Survive, But Thrive!”

The mass shooting in Orlando was a tragic reminder of the need for LGBT equality.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer statement on redistricting trial
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer statement on redistricting trial

“To create and protect their own political advantage, Republicans drew some of the most gerrymandered legislative maps in the entire country.”

Rep. Spreitzer’s statement on PSC approval of Riverside Energy Center

Contribution to David Crowley of $150

Rep. Spreitzer’s statement on PSC approval of Riverside Energy Center
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Rep. Spreitzer’s statement on PSC approval of Riverside Energy Center

Rep. Mark Spreitzer released the following statement upon the Public Service Commission’s approval of Alliant Energy’s Riverside Energy Center expansion project near Beloit:

Redistricting reform to get real hearing: APRIL FOOL’S!
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Redistricting reform to get real hearing: APRIL FOOL’S!

The committee will allow only invited guests to speak.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer pushes for meaningful college affordability measures
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer pushes for meaningful college affordability measures

“Democrats are proposing meaningful assistance and relief to Wisconsinites who have borrowed to fund their education and have a desire to pursue their dreams.”

Rep. Mark Spreitzer opposes elimination of SRDs
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer opposes elimination of SRDs

“Nothing good happens at 2 a.m. in the legislature.”

Rep. Mark Spreitzer proposes halt to legislative frenzy
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer proposes halt to legislative frenzy

On February 16, the State Assembly will consider 110 bills while the State Senate will consider 47.

Rep. Mark Spreitzer pushes back against attacks on local control, environment
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Rep. Mark Spreitzer pushes back against attacks on local control, environment

“I promise to continue the fight for local control and to preserve our shared environment.”

Assembly Democrats Urge Gov. Walker to Veto Assembly Bill 387 and Assembly Bill 388
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Assembly Democrats Urge Gov. Walker to Veto Assembly Bill 387 and Assembly Bill 388

Bills Will Have a Devastating Impact on Wisconsin’s Tradition of Clean, Open and Transparent Government

Plenty of Horne: Conservation Voters Convene
Plenty of Horne

Conservation Voters Convene

Former congressmen Obey and Petri make a League of Conservation Voters fundraiser a stop on their bipartisan road trip.

Rep. Barca Welcomes New Members to Legislature
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Rep. Barca Welcomes New Members to Legislature

Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) welcomed seven new Democratic representatives to the Wisconsin State Legislatur