Updated: January 27, 2014
Representative Bernier was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.
She was unopposed in the primary and defeated the Democratic incumbent in the general election.
Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($72) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Bernier. Advancing Wisconsin Inc. ($9,355), Fair Wisconsin PAC ($5), Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc. ($16,515) and Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters PAC ($3,849) made independent expenditures supporting her opponent.
2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $47,496 - Spent: $47,524
Vote: 50.2% - Cost/Vote: $4.41
Independent Backing: $72
Raised: $95,400 - Spent: $99,220
Vote: 49.7% - Cost/Vote: $9.30
Independent Backing: $29,723
Bernier’s Committee Assignments
2011-2012: Aging and Long-Term Care; Election and Campaign Reform; Tourism, Recreation and State Properties.
2009-2010: Not yet elected.
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$4,640 (16.2%)||$23,931 (83.8%)|
*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
Individuals and Committees*
|Manufacturing & Distributing||$2,425.00|
|Civil servant/public employee||$2,099.00|
|Banking & Finance||$1,400.00|
*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.
|Walton Family||Bentonville, AR||Walmart Stores||$2,000|
|Michels, Patrick & Marysue||Brownsville, WI||Michels Corp/Rob's Riverwood Salon & Spa||$1,000|
|Trierweiler, Steven & Daniel||Marshfield, WI||Trierweiler Construction & Supply Co||$1,000|
|Schwankl, Richard & Dorothy||Eau Claire, WI||Retired||$850|
|Bernier, Kathleen M||Chippewa Falls, WI||Candidate/Chippewa County Clerk||$716|
|Menard, John & Andrea||Eau Claire, WI||Menards Inc||$600|
|Balestrieri, James||Viola, WI||Oconomowoc Residential Programs Inc||$500|
|DeVos, Dick & Betsy||Grand Rapids, MI||Alticor/Windquest||$500|
|Fliehr, Thomas J||Chippewa Falls, WI||Retired||$500|
|Frank, Justin||Middleton, WI||Frank Liquor Co||$500|
|Kennedy Family||Janesville, WI||Rock Road Companies||$500|
|Krueger, Julian||Cuba City, WI||Haudenshield Funeral Home||$500|
|Lebakken, Jeffrey||Eau Claire, WI||Lebakken Rent-to-Own||$500|
|Levy, Jeffrey||Madison, WI||Phillips Distributing||$500|
|Mathy, Steven & Scott||La Crosse, WI||Mathy Construction||$500|
|Oberndorf, Susan||San Francisco, CA||SPO Partners||$500|
|Pence, Anthony||Fond du Lac, WI||Badger Liquor||$500|
|Wittwer, Jakki||Chippewa Falls, WI||Hurtgen Chiropractic Office||$500|