Torger G. Thompson was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Thompson was born on March 19, 1853 in Dane County, Wisconsin.He was an active member of his local Lutheran church.
Thompson was elected to the Assembly in 1902. Additionally, he served as a town chairman. He was a Republican.
Tommy George Thompson is an American Republican politician who was a state legislator in Wisconsin, and 42nd Governor of Wisconsin from 1987 to 2001, making him the longest serving governor in the state's history. During his tenure as governor he was also chair of Amtrak, the nation's passenger rail service. He later served as the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services from 2001–05, appointed by George W. Bush. After his time in the Bush Administration, Thompson became a partner in the law-firm Akin Gump, and Independent Chairman of Deloitte's Center for Health Solutions. He has served on the board of 22 other organizations.
James Edward Doyle, Jr., is an American lawyer, politician, and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 44th Governor of Wisconsin, serving from January 6, 2003 to January 3, 2011. In his first election to the governorship, he defeated incumbent Governor Scott McCallum by a margin of 45 percent to 41 percent; the Libertarian Party candidate Ed Thompson carried 10 percent of the vote. Although in 2002 Democrats increased their number of governorships, Doyle was the only one of them to unseat a sitting Republican governor. Doyle also served as Wisconsin’s Attorney General for 12 years before becoming Governor. He is currently an attorney 'of counsel' in the Madison, Wisconsin office of the law firm of Foley & Lardner and serves on the corporate board of Epic Systems.
Anthony Scully Earl is an American politician and a member of the Democratic party and served as the 41st Governor of Wisconsin from 1983 until 1987. He graduated from Michigan State University in 1958 and earned a J.D. from the University of Chicago. After four years in the Navy, including two years as a legal officer, Earl made his way to Wisconsin in 1965.
Margaret A. Farrow is an American Republican politician who was the 42nd Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin, as well as serving in both houses of the state legislature. She was born and raised in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and attended Rosary College in River Forest, Illinois for one year before receiving her B.A. from Marquette University. She is a former member of the UW System Board of Regents.
Jon P. Wilcox is a former justice of the Wisconsin Supreme Court. He was appointed to the Court by Governor Tommy G. Thompson in 1992 and served until 2007. Prior to his time on the Supreme Court, he served for 13 years as a Wisconsin Circuit Court Judge, including seven years as Chief Judge of the 6th Administrative District of Wisconsin Courts. Earlier, he represented Green Lake and Waushara counties in the Wisconsin State Assembly as a Republican.
Frank Lasee is a former Republican member of the Wisconsin State Senate. He represented the 1st Senate District from 2011 until 2017, succeeding his cousin, Alan Lasee. Lasee previously served in the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 2nd Assembly District from 1995 to 2009.
John Byron "J. B." Van Hollen is an American lawyer and politician who served as Wisconsin Attorney General from 2007 until 2015. A Republican, he was elected to the office in November 2006 and took office on January 3, 2007, succeeding Democrat Peg Lautenschlager. Van Hollen did not seek reelection in 2014 and left office on January 5, 2015.
Gordon N. Hintz is a Democratic Party member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 54th Assembly District since his election in 2006. Since October 1, 2017, he has served as Assembly Minority Leader, replacing Peter Barca, who stepped down after nearly seven years in that position.
The 2012 United States Senate election in Wisconsin took place on November 6, 2012, alongside a U.S. presidential election as well as other elections to the United States Senate and House of Representatives and various state and local elections. Incumbent Democratic Senator Herb Kohl retired instead of running for re-election to a fifth term. This was the first open Senate seat in Wisconsin since 1988, when Kohl won his first term.
David G. Deininger is a retired Republican politician and jurist from Wisconsin. He served as a judge on the Wisconsin Court of Appeals for eleven years, from 1996 to 2007, and was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly. He now serves as a reserve judge.
Jonathan B. Barry is an American politician, public servant, businessman, and farmer from Wisconsin.
Louis Charles Romell was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Mandela Barnes is an American politician serving as the 45th lieutenant governor of Wisconsin since 2019. A member of the Democratic Party, Barnes is a former state representative.
Christian Ellefson was an American farmer from the Town of Franklin, in Vernon County, Wisconsin who served two separate one-year terms as an Independent Greenback member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Robert Thompson was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Robert Watson Landry was an American politician who was a Member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Torger Juve was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Dwight Sidney Allen was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
The 1848 gubernatorial election in Wisconsin was held on May 8, 1848. This was the election for the first Governor of Wisconsin, as it was held concurrent with a public referendum to ratify the Constitution of Wisconsin.
The 2018 United States House of Representatives elections in Wisconsin were held on November 6, 2018, to elect the eight U.S. Representatives from the state of Wisconsin, one from each of the state's eight congressional districts. The elections coincided with other elections to the House of Representatives, elections to the United States Senate and various state and local elections. The Wisconsin Partisan Primary was held on August 14, 2018, with the governor, U.S. Senator, U.S. Representative, odd-numbered Wisconsin State Senate seats, and all Wisconsin Assembly seats on the ballot.