2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Joan Ballweg

Representative Joan Ballweg (R) MarkesanPicture: Representative Joan BallwegAssembly District 41

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Representative Ballweg was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

She won a two-way primary and faced Democratic and Independent opposition in the general election.

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($72) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Ballweg.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Ballweg
Raised: $17,765 - Spent: $17,528
Vote: 65.3% - Cost/Vote: $1.33
Independent Backing: $72
Milheiser
Raised: $13,182 - Spent: $13,263
Vote: 25.7% - Cost/Vote: $2.56
Independent Backing: $0
Ballweg’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Colleges and Universities; Homeland Security and State Affairs; Labor and Workforce Development (Chair); Assembly Organization; Rules; Joint Legislative Council (Co-chair); Special Committee on Review of Emergency Detention and Admission of Minors Under Chapter 51; Special Committee on Differences in Laws Applicable to Cities and Villages; Special Committee on Emergency Management and Continuity of Government; Continuity of Legislative Operations; Special Committee on Review of Higher Education Financial Aid Programs (Chair).

2009-2010: Colleges and Universities; State Affairs and Homeland Security; Renewable Energy and Rural Affairs; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Differences in Laws Applicable to Cities and Villages; Special Committee on Emergency Management and Continuity of Government; Special Committee on Continuity of Legislative Operations; Special Committee on Ethics and Standards of Conduct.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $5,206
Self $0
Under $100 $2,635
$100 or more $6,980
PACs & Parties $8,150
Other Income $0
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/09-12/31/10
In-District Out-District
$4,030 (57.7%) $2,950 (42.3%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/09-12/31/10
Interest Amount
Health Services/Institutions $1,950.00
Health Professionals $1,800.00
Agriculture $1,750.00
Banking & Finance $1,530.00
Insurance $1,350.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,150.00
Energy $800.00
Telecommunications & Computers $750.00
Labor Unions $613.00
Transportation $500.00
Unknown $500.00
Business $450.00
Civil servant/public employee $450.00
Natural Resources $300.00
Construction $250.00
Defense $200.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $200.00
Political/Ideological $100.00
Road Construction $100.00

*Individual contributions includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Committee contributions of any amount are included. Any returned and self contributions are excluded.

Top Contributors
2003-2010
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Ballweg, Joan Markesan, WI Legislator $3,600
Diercks, Stephen Coloma, WI Coloma Farms $750
Miller, Gerald W & Patti Wautoma, WI Lifequest Services $750
Bauman, Eileen Ripon, WI Condon Oil Inc $600
Fale, Robert Fond du Lac, WI Agnesian Healthcare $550
Harrison, Mark J Green Bay, WI Wipfli LLP $500
Maiman, Daniel E New London, WI Maiman Chiropractic Center $500
Pomplun, Colleen Ripon, WI Chiroplus Complementary Healthcare $500
Sauer, Judith Ripon, WI Homemaker $500
Souder, Leo J Ripon, WI Farmer $450

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