Galloway defeated the Democratic incumbent (and Majority Leader 2009, 2007) Russ Decker, first elected to the State Senate in 1990 and re-elected since 1994.
Public libraries in the 29th Senate District, which includes portions of the Indianhead, Nicolet (2 townships in Shawano County), Northern Waters (3 townships in Sawyer County), South Central (1 townships in Portage County) and the Wisconsin Valley library systems.
Price County: Ogema, Park Falls, Phillips.
Rusk County: Bruce, Hawkins, Ladysmith.
Marathon County: Marathon County Public Library (Wausau & Hatley, Marathon City, Mosinee, and Rothschild branches).
Taylor County: Gilman, Medford, Rib Lake.
Portage County: Rosholt Branch of the Portage County Public Library.