Senator Mark Miller (D) MononaPicture: Senator Mark MillerSenate District 16

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2008 Election Notes and Background

Senator Miller was first elected  to the Assembly in 1998 and to the Senate in 2004.

He was unopposed in both the primary and general election.

2008 Campaign Finance Summary
Miller
Raised: $87,101 - Spent: $38,644
Vote: 99.3% - Cost/Vote: $0.52
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 0.7% - Cost/Vote: $0.00
Independent Backing: $0
Miller’s Committee Assignments

2009-2010: Environment (Chair); Audit; Finance (Chair); Joint Audit; Joint Finance (Co-Chair); Joint Employment Relations; Conference on Assembly Bill 75; Joint Legislative Council.

2007-2008: Finance; Senate Organization; Environment and Natural Resources (Chair); Ethics Reform and Government Operations; Joint Finance; Joint Legislative Council. 


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $1,605
Self $7,000
Under $100 $13,429
$100 or more $48,801
PACs & Parties $14,789
Other Income $3,082
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/05-12/31/08
In-District Out-District
$20,475 (42.0%) $28,226 (58.0%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/08
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $8,401.00
Civil servant/public employee $5,850.00
Education $5,200.00
Labor Unions $3,900.00
Unknown $3,900.00
Real Estate $3,800.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,550.00
Insurance $3,500.00
Health Services/Institutions $3,450.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $3,450.00
Natural Resources $2,700.00
Banking & Finance $2,550.00
Construction $2,500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,500.00
Road Construction $2,250.00
Political/Ideological $1,438.85
Business $1,425.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $975.00
Agriculture $950.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $400.00
Energy $300.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1997-2008
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Miller, Mark & Jo Oyama-Miller Monona, WI Legislator/Community Action Coalition $23,241
Traver, Jon & Margaret Monona, WI WI Investment Board $3,800
Veasey, Chance & Keiko Minneapolis, MN US Army/NETASPX/
University of Minnesota
$3,150
Fienen, Michael &
Chandra Miller Fienen
Madison, WI Howard, Rice et al/
WI Dept of Commerce
$2,935
Wahlin, Donald & Carol Stoughton, WI Stoughton Trailers $2,000
Bowles, B Dean & Ann Monona, WI University of Wisconsin $1,927
Miller, Sterling & Suzanne Lolo, MT National Wildlife Federation $1,874
Manning, Bradley & Susan Monona, WI UW Hospital & Clinics/
WI Medical Society
$1,750
Farley, Eugene & Linda Verona, WI UW Medical School $1,500
Fritz, Richard Monona, WI Real estate $1,500
Laudon, Robert St James, MO University of Missouri $1,500
Schmidt Family Appleton, WI US Oil Co $1,500

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