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  Kasten, Jr., Robert W.
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<-  1981-01-01  
 
NameRobert W. Kasten, Jr.
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Brookfield, Wisconsin , United States
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Born June 19, 1942 (75 years)
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May 25, 2016 05:41pm
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InfoBorn in Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wis., June 19, 1942; graduated, The Choate High School, Wallington, Conn., 1960; graduated, University of Arizona 1964; received a graduate degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Business, New York City, 1966; vice president of marketing and sales manager for a Wisconsin shoe manufacturing company; member, Wisconsin State senate 1972-1974; elected in 1974 as a Republican to the Ninety-fourth Congress; reelected to the Ninety-fifth Congress (January 3, 1975-January 3, 1979); was not a candidate for reelection in 1978; unsuccessful candidate for the Republican nomination for Governor of Wisconsin in 1978; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in 1980 for the term commencing January 3, 1981; reelected in 1986 for the term ending January 3, 1993; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1992; is a resident of Washington, DC.


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  11/03/1992 WI US Senate Lost 46.01% (-6.56%)
  09/08/1992 WI US Senate- R Primary Won 80.49% (+61.00%)
  11/04/1986 WI US Senate Won 50.92% (+3.48%)
  01/03/1985 US Senate Assistant Majority Leader Lost 0.00% (-58.49%)
  11/04/1980 WI US Senate Won 50.19% (+1.85%)
  09/09/1980 WI US Senate - R Primary Won 36.77% (+7.74%)
  09/12/1978 WI Governor - R Primary Lost 42.09% (-15.83%)
  11/02/1976 WI District 09 Won 65.91% (+31.83%)
  11/05/1974 WI District 9 Won 52.94% (+7.94%)
  09/10/1974 WI District 09 - R Primary Won 57.15% (+14.31%)
  11/07/1972 WI State Senate 04 Won 61.20% (+22.40%)
ENDORSEMENTS
WI US President - R Primary - Apr 05, 2016 R Donald Trump
WI Governor - R Primary - Sep 14, 2010 R Scott Walker
WI US President - R Primary - Feb 19, 2008 R Rudy Giuliani
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 15, 1991 R Clarence Thomas
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 02, 1990 R David Souter
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Feb 03, 1988 R Anthony M. Kennedy
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Oct 23, 1987 R Robert H. Bork
US Secretary of Commerce - Oct 18, 1987 NPA Reject
US Ambassador to Mozambique - Sep 11, 1987 NPA Reject
US Ambassador to Philippines - Aug 07, 1987 NPA Reject
Supreme Court - Chief Justice - Sep 17, 1986 R William H. Rehnquist
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Sep 17, 1986 R Antonin Scalia
Supreme Court - Associate Justice - Sep 21, 1981 R Sandra Day O'Connor