Chris Kapenga (Rep.), 99th Assembly District
Born Zeeland, MI, February 19, 1972; married; 2 children. Graduate Holland Christian (Holland, MI) 1990. B.S. in accountancy, Calvin College (Grand Rapids, MI) 1994. Business owner. Former certified public accountant. Member: Elmbrook Church Financial Counseling (dir.). Former member: WSCA School Bd. (vice chm., treas., secy.); WICPA; Metro-Milwaukee Chamber of Commerce; Institute of Management Accountants (bd. mbr.).
Elected to Assembly 2010; reelected 2012. Biennial committee assignments: 2013 — Constitution and Ethics (chp.); Financial Institutions (vice chp.); Health; Jobs, Economy and Mining; Labor. 2011 — Labor and Workforce Development (vice chp.); Insurance; Jobs, Economy and Small Business; Ways and Means.
Telephone: Office: (608) 266-3007; (888) 529-0099 (toll free).
Voting address: Delafield 53018.
Mailing address: Office: Room 220 North, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8952, Madison 53708.
Content referencing Chris Kapenga
Crime must not pay and courts must enforce current lawsJan 14th, 2020 by State Sen. David Craig
Apparently, there were three Senators who were opposed to homeless funding: Senators Kapenga, Nass, and Craig.Nov 1st, 2019 by Wisconsin Coalition Against Homelessness
He lost to Sensenbrenner with 38% of the vote in 2018, better than previous Dems had doneOct 10th, 2019 by Erik Gunn
With Nationalism on the Rise GOP Threatens Students Protesting Hate Speech on Campuses With Suspensions, Expulsion and LawsuitsAug 13th, 2019 by One Wisconsin Now
Republican State Budget: No Help For One Million Student Loan Borrowers, But a Special Favor For One Electric Car Enthusiast
Including ‘Kapenga Kickback’ to Pass Budget Adds Insult to InjuryJun 28th, 2019 by One Wisconsin Now
2019 Budget Complaints Echo Petulant Past BehaviorMay 22nd, 2019 by One Wisconsin Now
"I look forward to working with my colleagues in the Senate this session as we continue to pass reforms that put hard-working families first."Dec 17th, 2018 by Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald
Governor Walker Signs Bills to Create and Expand Outdoor Recreation, Attract Talent to Wisconsin, and Improve Medical Assistance
93 bills signed into law at the Wisconsin State CapitolApr 16th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
Welfare reform a key item on the Governor’s Ambitious Agenda for 2018Apr 10th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
Governor Walker Signs Bills on Improving Family Access to High-Quality Child Care, Creating Transitional Jobs Program for Wisconsin Veterans, and Increasing Funding for Watershed Protection Grants
Governor Walker signs 64 bills into law at the Wisconsin State CapitolApr 3rd, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
Has state finally decided on new rules for program or will they continue to make changes?Feb 22nd, 2018 by Jeramey Jannene
Welfare reform package included in Governor Walker’s Ambitious Agenda for WisconsinFeb 20th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
"We want to remove barriers to work and make it easier to get a job, while making sure public assistance is available for those who truly need it."Jan 18th, 2018 by Gov. Scott Walker
Bills help working class Wisconsinites enter the professions of their choiceNov 9th, 2017 by AFP Wisconsin
Industrial Acid Mining Bill Will Put Public Health at Risk for GenerationsNov 8th, 2017 by Wisconsin Conservation Voters
Senate Republican Troika Still Needs to Answer Why They Violated WI Statute 13.06Oct 23rd, 2017 by One Wisconsin Now
One Wisconsin Now Requests Investigation of Possible Violations of Law in GOP Senators’ Shady Budget Deal With Gov. WalkerOct 3rd, 2017 by One Wisconsin Now
Walker pledges to veto shady PFA power grab targeted by AFP activistsSep 17th, 2017 by AFP Wisconsin
"State Senate Taking A Bold Stand For Economic Liberty," says State Director Eric BottFeb 16th, 2016 by AFP Wisconsin
Walker’s Failed Presidential Bid Should be a Wake Up Call to Republicans Trying to Defund Planned Parenthood
Republican leaders are fast tracking two bills aimed to further defund Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin.Sep 22nd, 2015 by Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin
Reason for Defunding Planned Parenthood Falls Flat with WisconsinitesSep 14th, 2015 by Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin
Governor Scott Walker today announced a special election for the 99th Assembly District.Jul 30th, 2015 by Gov. Scott Walker
New law makes Wisconsin 25th state to give workers power to chooseMar 9th, 2015 by Gov. Scott Walker
Bill Would Prohibit Municipalities from Establishing a “Living Wage”Feb 11th, 2014 by State Rep. David Bowen
Today Rep. Jon Richards (D-Milwaukee), the ranking member on the Assembly Committee on Health, released the following statement calling on Gov. Walker to oppose any legislation that would call for the arrest of federal officials who try to implement the Affordable Care Act in Wisconsin.Nov 15th, 2012 by Jon Richards