Nov 06, 2018
Apr 13, 2018 - Jun 01, 2018
A Wisconsin State Assemblymember serves in the lower house of the bicameral Wisconsin State Legislature. The Assembly has 99 members, who each represent one district, which results in about 58,000 constituents per representative. Primary responsibilities of a house representative include, developing budget packages, making taxation decisions, passing legislation, allocating spending, and redistricting in collaboration with other house members and the state senate. Additionally, the house has the exclusive authority to impeach state officials, who will then be tried by the senate. A house member serves a two-year term, with no limit on the number of terms served. The salary of the position is $50,950 per year in addition to a varying per diem (between $44 and $153, depending upon the distance traveled and whether staying overnight).
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Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, 212 E Washington Ave, Madison, WI, 53703, US