Politician Info

He won his primary by 16 votes, ex military police and former staffer of a Republican.  Early signs shows he is playing politics with pot and giving people the run-around on the issue.  He is opposed to recreational marijuana reform.   In 2021-22 he was absent from any co-sponsorship of legislation and labeled one of the worst Assembly Reps to work with.

On Oct 12th, 2022 Penterman participated in an AAUW Candidate Forum and gave his opinions on the issue. It is best to watch this guy rather than have me translate his opposition statement.

Holds office State Assembly District 37

Candidate in race for State Assembly District 38 on Tuesday, August 13, 2024


He was born and raised in Wisconsin. He grew up on a small dairy farm.

November of 2015, William answered the call to serve his country in the United States Army. He served in the Military Police Corps for 4 years, and continues to serve in the Army Reserve today. 

William served as Legislative Assistant in the Wisconsin State Assembly before moving up to Research Assistant in 2020. During the Wisconsin election investigation following the 2020 Presidential election, William served as Committee Clerk for the Assembly Committee on Campaigns and Elections. As committee clerk, William facilitated the December 11th election investigation hearing at the Wisconsin State Capitol.

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Position on Marijuana Legalization

Opposed to recreational marijuana reform.

Contact William Penterman

Email: nolen.gutgesell@legis.wisconsin.gov

Web: https://legis.wisconsin.gov/assembly/37/penterman



Post Office Box 8953

Madison, WI 53708

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