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Democrats challenge local assemblymen in Wisconsin

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All the Republican incumbents in area Wisconsin Assembly districts will face Democratic challengers this fall, but there will be no local Assembly primaries in August.


The filing deadline for the state and federal offices up open for election in November was Friday June 1.

This is the Assembly lineup for Nov. 6:

District 29: Incumbent John Murtha, R-Baldwin, is challenged by Democrat Jim Swanson, Menomonie.

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Judy Wiff
Judy Wiff has been regional editor for RiverTown’s Wisconsin newspapers since 1996. She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism and sociology from UW-River Falls. She has worked as a reporter for several weekly newspapers in Wisconsin.
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