div class="postdate">Updated: November 9, 2009

Representative Leon Young (D) MilwaukeePicture: Representative Leon YoungAssembly District 16

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2008 Election Notes and Background

Representative Young was first elected to the Assembly in 1992.

He won a four-way primary and was unopposed in the general election.

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin ($580) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Young. 

2008 Campaign Finance Summary
Young
Raised: $13,950 - Spent: $13,149
Vote: 98.8% - Cost/Vote: $0.68
Independent Backing: $580
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.2% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Young’s Committee Assignments

2009-2010: Housing (Chair); Education Reform; State Affairs and Homeland Security; Speaker’s Taskforce on Preventing Home Foreclosures (Chair).

2007-2008: Housing; State Affairs; Tourism, Recreation and State Properties.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $0
Self $745
Under $100 $1,205
$100 or more $4,700
PACs & Parties $7,300
Other Income $0
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
$1,800 (38.3%) $2,900 (61.7%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/07-12/31/08
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $3,600.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,250.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,000.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $950.00
Business $900.00
Political/Ideological $750.00
Insurance $600.00
Unknown $600.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Health Professionals $350.00
Energy $250.00
Banking & Finance $200.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $200.00
Transportation $150.00
Health Services/Institutions $100.00
Real Estate $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2008
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Young, Leon Milwaukee, WI Legislator $30,979
Broydrick, William & Cynthia Milwaukee, WI Broydrick & Associates $1,800
Rajani, Karl & Patricia Faulhaber Greendale, WI Genesis Healthcare Inc $900
Coggs-Jones, Elizabeth Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee County supervisor $600
Young, Harold Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee Police Dept $600
Broydrick, Lynne Cedarburg, WI Lynne Broydrick Group $500
Madrigrano, Tom Brookfield, WI WOW Distributing $500
Patton, Doug Milwaukee, WI Patton Funeral Home $500

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