Duke Tucker Formally Launches Campaign For Wisconsin’s 75th State Assembly District

Announcement follows the retirement of Rep. Gae Magnafici.

Duke Tucker Formally Launches Campaign For Wisconsin’s 75th State Assembly District

GRANTSBURG, WI -- Today, Duke Tucker, a Republican from Grantsburg, WI formally launched his campaign for State Assembly in the newly redrawn 75th Assembly District. The current 28th Assembly District seat has been held since 2018 by Rep. Gae Magnafici (R-Dresser). After serving her constituents over three terms, Rep. Magnafici has announced her retirement and will not seek re-election.

About Duke

Duke was born and raised in the Trade Lake farming community in Burnett County. After graduating from Grantsburg High School, Duke enlisted in the United States Air Force where he proudly served in Desert Storm/Shield as a combat communications specialist. Duke, with his wife Roxanne, proudly raised their two daughters in Grantsburg, Wis.

Duke has served as the Operations Manager at Grantsburg Telcom for 28 years and has been heavily involved in the community. Some of his experience includes:

  • American Legion Post 185- Life Member and Past Commander
  • Milltown VFW Post 6856- Life Member
  • Chamber of Commerce- Past Board President
  • World Championship Snowmobile Watercross- Past Executive Director
  • Grantsburg Public Library- Past Board of Trustees President
  • Grantsburg Girls Fastpitch- over 15 years coaching/volunteer umpire
  • Licensed WIAA Softball Umpire
  • Water Commissioner- Towns of Grantsburg, Town of West Marshland
  • Grantsburg Fire Department- Long Range Planning Committee
  • Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association-Member
  • Nation Rifle Association-Member

Duke takes great pride that he has always done his best to be the best husband & father he can be while also serving the community. He feels strongly that service is essential to maintaining our rights and freedoms, and he is ready to begin a new chapter; he looks forward to serving the people in the 75th District. When elected, Duke’s priorities will include:

  • Encourage Strong Family Values
  • Community Safety
  • Wise Use of Hard-Earned Tax Dollars
  • Educate Students to be Self-Supporting Soon After High School Graduation. Support the Trades, Get Students into the Workforce.
  • Stop Illegal Immigration. Support Legal Immigration.
  • Protect our 2nd Amendment Rights
  • Protect Private Property Rights
  • Ensure Secure and Fair Elections
  • Prevent the government from standing in the way of our freedom, prosperity, and  achieving the American Dream.

Duke is proud to be endorsed by these fine leaders:

  • Representative Gae Magnafici
  • Senator Romaine Quinn
  • Burnett County Sheriff Tracy Finch
  • Past Representative Adam Jarchow
  • Past Representative Erik Severson

Learn more about Duke and his campaign for Assembly by visiting DukeforWisconsin.com.

Last Update: Mar 18, 2024 12:35 pm CDT

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