« | Home | »

Steineke Won’t Seek Reelection

By John Forester | January 18, 2022

From WisPolitics.com …Assembly Majority Leader Jim Steineke, R-Kaukauna, announced today he won’t seek reelection this fall.Steineke, first elected to the Assembly in 2010, has served as majority leader since 2015. He was the assistant majority leader in the 2013-14 session.In a statement, he called serving in the Assembly one of the most rewarding and challenging experiences of his life.“However, I firmly believe the time has come to pass the torch and allow for others in our community to step forward and serve their neighbors,” Steineke said.Steineke, 51, is the eighth member of the Assembly to announce they will retire or run for another office. Rep. Samantha Kerkman, R-Salem, is running for Kenosha County exec in the spring and would have to resign if she won the seat.See the release here.

Topics: SAA Capitol Reports, SAA Capitol Reports with Email Notifications, SAA Latest Update | No Comments »

Comments are closed.