Representative Jeff Wood (I) Chippewa FallsPicture: Representative Jeff WoodAssembly District 67

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2008 Election Notes and Background

Representative Wood was first elected to the Assembly as a Republican in 2002 and as an Independent incumbent in 2008.

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

 Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($5) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

2008 Campaign Finance Summary
Wood
Raised: $21,087 - Spent: $22,455
Vote: 50.3% - Cost/Vote: $1.81
Independent Backing: $0
Moga
Raised: $72,000 - Spent: $71,635
Vote: 49.6% - Cost/Vote: $5.86
Independent Backing: $5
Wood’s Committee Assignments

2009-2010: Renewable Energy and Rural Affairs; Rural Economic Development; Ways and Means.

2007-2008: Rural Affairs; Rural Economic Development; Ways and Means; Workforce Development (Chair); Biofuels and Sustainable Energy; Education Reform; Speaker’s Task Force on Information Technology Failures; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions (Co-Chair).

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $1,979
Self $2,100
Under $100 $2,020
$100 or more $9,204
PACs & Parties $3,400
Other Income $0
WECF** $4,363
**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
$3,134 (34.4%) $5,970 (65.6%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/07-12/31/08
Interest Amount
Agriculture $1,600.00
Unknown $1,200.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,129.00
Business $1,100.00
Energy $1,000.00
Real Estate $1,000.00
Telecommunications & Computers $950.00
Banking & Finance $900.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $850.00
Insurance $725.00
Construction $400.00
Health Services/Institutions $300.00
Education $250.00
Health Professionals $250.00
Road Construction $250.00
Civil servant/public employee $200.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $200.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $100.00
Transportation $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2001-2008
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Wood, Jeff & Sara Bloomer, WI Legislator $16,200
Walton Family Jackson, WY Wal-Mart Stores $2,850
Sharp, Richard and Sherry Richmond, VA School choice $1,750
Bechthold Family Delafield, WI Payne & Dolan/Zenith Tech $1,700
Kohler, Terry & Mary Sheboygan, WI Windway Capital $1,500
Oberndorf, Bill & Susan San Francisco, CA SPO Partners $1,450
Smith Family Superior, WI Saratoga Liquor Co $1,250
Menard, John Eau Claire, WI Menards Inc $1,100

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