Dictionary of Wisconsin History
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Term: Young, Rebecca 1934
(Dem.), 76th Assembly District Born Clairton, Pa., Feb. 28, 1934; married; 4 daughters. B.A. Univ. of Mich. 1955; M. A. Harvard Univ. 1963; J.D. UW-Madison 1983. Full-time legislator. Former practicing atty., Deputy Secy. of Wis. Dept. of Administration, mbr. of State Highway Commission. Elected to Dane Co. Bd. 1970, 1972, 1974; Madison School Bd. 1979, 1982. Elected to Assembly since 1984. Biennial committee assignments: 1997 -- Jt. Com. for Review of Administrative Rules; Children and Families (also 1995); Education (also 1995, eff. 2/9/96, 1993, 1985); Ways and Means; Wisconsin Works Oversight. 1995 -- Environment and Utilities; Welfare Reform; Spec. Com. on Gambling Oversight; Council on Child Labor (since 1991); Legis. Coun. Coms. on Adoption Laws, on Public School Open Enrollment (vice chp.). 1993 -- Children and Human Services (chp. since 1987, mbr. 1985); Judiciary (vice chp., also 1989, 1985, mbr. 1987); Health (since 1987); Urban Education (since 1989); Spec. Com. on Welfare Reform; Women's Council (since 1985); Legis. Coun. Coms. on Child Custody, Support and Visitation Laws, on Children in Need of Protection or Services. 1991 -- Urban and Local Affairs (vice chp., mbr. 1987); Spec. Com. on Drug Enforcement, Education and Treatment; Spec. Com. on Welfare Review; Legis. Coun. Coms. on Alternative Education Programs (vice chp.), on Women Offenders in the Correctional System (chp.). Telephone: Office: (608) 266-3784; District: (608) 233-8364; E-mail address: Rep.YoungR@legis. state.wi.us Voting address: 639 Crandall Street, Madison 53711. Mailing address: Office: Room 119 North, State Capitol, P.O. Box 8953, Madison 53708. (Blue Book 1997-98)
The Wisconsin Historical Society has manuscripts related to this topic. See the catalog description of the Rebecca Young Papers for details.
[Source: Blue book]
38 records found
Yahara River Parkway (HIstoric Marker Erected 1996
Yahara River, Dane Co.
Yankees in Wisconsin
Yarnell, Sawyer Co.
Yawkey, Cyrus Carpenter 1862 - 1943
Yellow Lake, Burnett Co.
Yellow River (Historic Marker Erected 1968)
Yellow River, Town of, Burnett Co.
Yellowlake [origin of place name]
Yellowstone, Election precinct of, Iowa Co.
Yellowstone, Lafayette Co.
York Center, Dane Co.
York Island [origin of place name]
York Township [origin of place name]
York, Dwight A. 1939
York, Jackson Co.
York, Stanley 1931
York, Town of, Clark Co.
York, Town of, Dane Co.
York, Town of, Green Co.
York, Town of, Sauk Co.
Yorkville, Racine Co.
Yorkville, Town of, Racine Co.
Youmans, Henry Mott 1851 - 1931
Youmans, Theodora Winton, 1863 - 1932
Young America, Washington Co.
Young, Leon D. 1967
Young, Rebecca 1934
Yuba [origin of place name]
Yuba, Richland Co.
Yuba, Village of, Richland Co.