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Wisconsin 49th Assembly race: Tranel keeps close eye on taxes, highway funding

BY CRAIG D. REBER TH STAFF WRITER * CREBER@WCINET.COM –  Wednesday, October 22, 2014

CUBA CITY, Wis. — Incumbent Republican Travis Tranel is seeking his third, two-year term in the Wisconsin State Assembly.

In 2010, Tranel, a rural Cuba City agribusinessman, unseated incumbent Phil Garthwaite, a two-term Democrat, in the 49th Assembly District. It was a [...]

Team Tranel: $50,000+ Cash on Hand

February 1, 2014

Team Tranel: $50,000+ Cash on Hand

Cuba City, WI –State Representative Travis Tranel’s campaign reported that it has raised over $26,000 during the latest campaign finance reporting period.  (July-December [...]

Assembly looks at bill to create ‘rainy day fund’ for Wisconsin

By Andrew Averill
The Badger Herald – Thursday, April 14, 2011

The Wisconsin Assembly took up a host of items on the chamber floor Thursday, including a constitutional amendment to create a rainy-day fund.

During freshman Rep. Travis Tranel’s, R-Cuba City, maiden address to the Assembly, he introduced a resolution to amend Wisconsin’s constitution in order to create [...]

Tranel urges ‘rainy-day’ fund

Wisconsin lawmaker proposes legislation requiring that money is set aside during good economic times.

TELEGRAPH HERALD

Wisconsin state Rep. Travis Tranel, R-Cuba City, testified Thursday before the Wisconsin Ways and Means Committee in support of his bill called the Wisconsin First — Fiscal Responsibility and Stability Fund Amendment. It would create a constitutionally protected “rainy-day” fund in [...]

Tranel appointed Vice-Chair of Ag Committee

WGLR NEWS – December 7, 2010

If Travis Tranel was hoping he could make an impact in the Wisconsin legislature as a freshman, he’ll get his chance right away. The newly elected Republican Representative from rural Hazel Green has appointed as the Vice-Chair of the State Assembly’s Agriculture Committee. Tranel says he’s humbled by the appointment, [...]

Tranel victory highlights big night for GOP

BY CRAIG D. REBER TH STAFF WRITER

Wisconsin’s Republican Party tidal wave swept through the southwest part of the state, with the GOP regaining two Assembly seats and retaining an Assembly and a Senate seat.

Republican Travis Tranel, a rural Cuba City agribusinessman, unseated incumbent Phil Garthwaite, of Dickeyville, a two-term Democrat, in the 49th Assembly District. [...]

Letter: Liberal special interests bailing out Garthwaite

Telegraph Herald – Friday, October 29, 2010

FROM JAMES T. SCHNELLER, JR. 620 RIDGE AVE., PLATTEVILLE, WIS.

In his Oct. 27 letter, Mr. Wisnewski focuses on spending by outside groups for Travis Tranel.

In comparison, look at Greater Wisconsin Committee, a liberal special-interest group. Since August, they’ve spent over $200,000, with $30,000 on direct mail, $6,900 on radio, [...]

“Pants on Fire” rating given to Greater Wisconsin Committee attacks on Tranel

The Truth-O-Meter Says:

Greater Wisconsin Committee Says Republican candidates in key Wisconsin Assembly races “side with those who want to privatize Social Security — and risk our retirements on Wall Street.”

Greater Wisconsin Committee on Wednesday, October 27th, 2010 in radio ads and direct mail pieces

Group says Wisconsin Republican Assembly candidates want to privatize Social Security

Pants on [...]

Tranel's potential bests incumbency

Telegraph Herald – Monday, October 25, 2010

BY THE TH EDITORIAL BOARD

The contest for Wisconsin’s Assembly District 49 seat is a rematch of the race two years ago pitting Republican Travis Tranel against incumbent Democrat Phil Garthwaite. Just like two years ago, we find Tranel to be the stronger candidate.

A rural Cuba City dairy farmer, Tranel [...]

Letters: Teachers union unfair to Tranel

Telegraph Herald – Monday, October 25, 2010

FROM MARCELLA DANTI 105 N. GROVE ST., LIVINGSTON, WIS.

I have known Travis Tranel, 49th District Wisconsin Assembly candidate, for about five years. I know him to be an articulate, intelligent young man with lots of genuine enthusiasm, who knows and cares about the lawmaking process.

Travis has more than a [...]