1996 U.S. House of Representatives Results


ELECTION TYPE:                         PRIMARY            RUNOFF            GENERAL     
CANDIDATE NAME         PARTY         # OF VOTES   %     # OF VOTES  %     # OF VOTES   %

WISCONSIN                             September 10th                      November 5th    

DISTRICT 1                                                                                   

Neumann, Mark W.           R             18,797  100.00                      118,408   50.86 
Total Party Votes:                       18,797                                              

Spottswood, Lydia C.       D             16,945   45.68                      114,148   49.03 
La Follette, Douglas       D             13,594   36.64                                      
Thomas, Jeffrey C.         D              4,691   12.64                                      
Maiers, Jerry              D              1,867    5.03                                      
Total Party Votes:                       37,097                                              

Scattered                  W                163    .29*                          245     .10 

Total District Votes:                    56,057                              232,801         

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DISTRICT 2                                                                                   

Klug, Scott L.             R             26,750  100.00                      154,557   57.38 
Total Party Votes:                       26,750                                              

Soglin, Paul R.            D             25,439   79.46                      110,467   41.01 
O'Brien, Patrick J.        D              6,576   20.54                                      
Total Party Votes:                       32,015                                              

Masel, Ben                 LBT              165  100.00                        4,226    1.57 
Total Party Votes:                          165                                              

Scattered                  W                 66    .11*                          124     .05 

Total District Votes:                    58,996                              269,374         

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DISTRICT 3                                                                                   

Kind, Ron                  D             13,685   46.01                      121,967   51.98 
Rasch, Lee                 D              8,582   28.85                                      
Bakken, Tim                D              5,370   18.06                                      
Weinhold, Mark             D              1,108    3.72                                      
Monahan, Joe               D                996    3.35                                      
Total Party Votes:                       29,741                                              

Harsdorf, James E.         R             27,993   90.40                      112,146   47.79 
Holley, Myron              R              2,974    9.60                                      
Total Party Votes:                       30,967                                              

Scattered                  W                536    .88*                          537     .23 

Total District Votes:                    61,244                              234,650         

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DISTRICT 4                                                                                   

Kleczka, Jerry             D             30,199   85.89                      134,470   57.64 
Blenski, Roman R.          D              4,962   14.11                                      
Total Party Votes:                       35,161                                              

Reynolds, Tom              R             17,892   59.04                       98,438   42.20 
Davis, Mac                 R             11,676   38.52                                      
Wetzel, Gary G.            R                739    2.44                                      
Total Party Votes:                       30,307                                              

Scattered                  W                203    .31*                          376     .16 

Total District Votes:                    65,671                              233,284         

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DISTRICT 5                                                                                   

Barrett, Tom               D             26,194  100.00                      141,179   73.31 
Total Party Votes:                       26,194                                              

Melotik, Paul D.           R              5,106  100.00                       47,384   24.61 
Total Party Votes:                        5,106                                              

Soderna, James D.          UST              136  100.00                        3,696    1.92 
Total Party Votes:                          136                                              

Scattered                  W                261    .82*                          310     .16 

Total District Votes:                    31,697                              192,569         

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DISTRICT 6                                                                                   

Petri, Thomas E.           R             33,271  100.00                      169,213   73.02 
Total Party Votes:                       33,271                                              

Lindskoog, Al              D             11,218  100.00                       55,377   23.90 
Total Party Votes:                       11,218                                              

Dean, James                LBT              119  100.00                        4,494    1.94 
Total Party Votes:                          119                                              

Farness, Timothy           UST              126  100.00                        2,532    1.09 
Total Party Votes:                          126                                              

Scattered                  W                101    .22*                          103     .04 

Total District Votes:                    44,835                              231,719         

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DISTRICT 7                                                                                   

Obey, David R.             D             30,610  100.00                      137,428   57.05 
Total Party Votes:                       30,610                                              

West, Scott                R             14,448   41.31                      103,365   42.91 
Zien, Dave                 R             12,441   35.57                                      
Schlomann, Don             R              4,836   13.83                                      
Wenzel, Charles R.         R              3,248    9.29                                      
Total Party Votes:                       34,973                                              

Scattered                  W                117    .18*                          105     .04 

Total District Votes:                    65,700                              240,898         

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DISTRICT 8                                                                                   

Johnson, Jay               D             18,293   59.06                      129,551   52.00 
Gruszynski, Stan           D             12,681   40.94                                      
Total Party Votes:                       30,974                                              

Prosser, David             R             29,679   57.62                      119,398   47.92 
Dettman, Chuck             R             21,832   42.38                                      
Total Party Votes:                       51,511                                              

Scattered                  W                119    .14*                          208     .08 

Total District Votes:                    82,604                              249,157         

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DISTRICT 9                                                                                   

Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. R           38,399  100.00                      197,910   74.44 
Total Party Votes:                       38,399                                              

Brenholt, Floyd              D            5,368  100.00                       67,740   25.48 
Total Party Votes:                        5,368                                              

Scattered                    W              154    .34*                          225     .08 

Total District Votes:                    43,921                              265,875         

Total State Votes:                      510,725                            2,150,327         


* Percentage of vote for write-ins in the primary election is based on the Total District
  Vote figure. 

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