Jessica Jeane King is an American lawyer and politician from Wisconsin. She is a former Democratic member of the Wisconsin Senate, representing the 18th Wisconsin District when elected in 2011. She defeated incumbent Republican Senator Randy Hopper in a special recall election on August 9, 2011, and took office August 25, 2011; but lost the seat to another Republican, Rick Gudex, in the November 2012 general election, which reverted that chamber back to Republican control.
|Born:||July 21, 1975, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin, U.S.|
|Education:||University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh (BA), Thomas Jefferson School of Law (JD)|
|Preceded by:||Randy Hopper|
|Succeeded by:||Rick Gudex|
About Jessica King
American Democratic politician who represented Wisconsin's 18th district in the Senate from 2011 to 2013.
She attended the University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh and earned a law degree from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in California.
She began her political career on the Oshkosh Common Council and was eventually elected deputy mayor.
She was born in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and returned from California to Oshkosh, Wisconsin to care for her parents.
Russ Feingold was another Democratic Wisconsin senator who left the Senate in 2011.
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- Women state legislators in Wisconsin
- Women city councillors in the United States
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