Representative Mike Huebsch (R) West SalemPicture: Representative Mike HuebschAssembly District 94

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2008 Election Notes and Background

Representative Huebsch was first elected to the Assembly in 1994.

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

Volunteers for Agriculture ($98) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($5) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Huebsch. Advancing Wisconsin  ($2,527) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin ($1,513) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

2008 Campaign Finance Summary
Huebsch
Raised: $237,165 - Spent: $237,681
Vote: 54.0% - Cost/Vote: $13.41
Independent Backing: $103
Hancock
Raised: $50,975 - Spent: $46,921
Vote: 45.9% - Cost/Vote: $3.12
Independent Backing: $4,040
Huebsch’s Committee Assignments

2009-2010: Energy and Utilities; Financial Institutions; Natural Resources.

2007-2008: Assembly Organization (Chair); Rules; Empoyment Relations (Chair); Joint Employment Relations (Co-Chair); Joint Legislative Organization (Co-Chair); Joint Legislative Council.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $32,340
Self $0
Under $100 $25,326
$100 or more $197,612
PACs & Parties $8,100
Other Income $6,127
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/07-12/31/08

In-District Out-District
$34,630 (17.7%) $160,732 (82.3%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/07-12/31/08
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $31,755.00
Banking & Finance $21,275.00
Construction $15,910.00
Energy $13,836.00
Insurance $12,520.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $12,225.00
Natural Resources $10,225.00
Real Estate $9,550.00
Transportation $9,550.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $9,525.50
Business $9,325.00
Health Services/Institutions $8,350.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $8,025.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $5,590.00
Telecommunications & Computers $4,985.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $4,270.00
Education $3,665.00
Political/Ideological $2,700.00
Agriculture $2,650.00
Unknown $2,500.00
Road Construction $2,450.00
Labor Unions $1,600.00
Civil servant/public employee $980.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2008
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Mathy Family La Crosse, WI Mathy Construction $4,740
Huebsch, Mike & Valerie Onalaska, WI Legislator $4,201
Wille, Michael & Marilyn La Crosse, WI Title Co $3,650
Zietlow Family La Crosse, WI Kwik Trip $3,250
Gasterland Family La Crosse, WI Coulee State Bank $2,950
Gelatt Family La Crosse, WI Northern Engraving Corp/Northern Micrographics $2,800
Cullen Family Janesville, WI JP Cullen & Sons $2,750
Ring, Duane & Patti West Salem, WI CenturyTel $2,650
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $2,600
Johnston, Ken & Elinor West Salem, WI Retired $2,460

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