Rep. Mark Pocan (D) Madison Picture: Rep. Mark PocanAssembly District 78

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Pocan was first elected in 1998.

He was unopposed in the primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.

Human Rights League ($19) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Pocan.

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Pocan
Raised: $24,067 - Spent: $17,337
Vote: 83.2% - Cost/Vote: $0.68
Independent Backing: $19
Block
Raised: $8,695 - Spent: $4,307
Vote: 16.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.84
Independent Backing: $0
Pocan’s Committee Assignments

2005-2006: Finance; Joint Finance.

2003-2004: Audit; Joint Audit; Campaigns and Elections; Colleges and Universities; Corrections and the Courts; Criminal Justice; Review of the Open Records Law.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $6,134
Self $0
Under $100 $9,201
$100 or more $6,892
PACs & Parties $2,000
Other Income $400
WECF* $5,574
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$2,217 (32.2%) $4,675 (67.8%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $1,450
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,158
Health Professionals $1,149
Unknown $800
Education $756
Business $650
Political/Ideological $579
Real Estate $450
Civil servant/public employee $400
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $400
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $350
Telecommunications & Computers $250
Construction $200
Banking & Finance $100
Health Services/Institutions $100
Manufacturing & Distributing $100
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1997-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Pocan, Mark Madison, WI Legislator $1,414
Elwers, Kay Madison, WI Retired $800
Pascucci, Leon Kenosha, WI G Leblanc Corp $800
Niemann, Edward Madison, WI Nedrebo’s $600
Pocan, Bill Milwaukee, WI Jastroch & LaBarge $600
Hurst, Franes Wilson Madison, WI Retired $550
Leibowitz, Dale Madison, WI Family Enhancement $550
Dukes, Todd & Susan Madison, WI Argus Bar $500
Finefield, Al Waukesha, WI Burlington Coat Factory $500
Ritz, Esther Leah Milwaukee, WI Retired $500
Thompson, James Madison, WI Wegner & Associates $500

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