Updated: January 27, 2014
A member of the state Assembly in the 1960's, Representative Kessler was elected to the Assembly again in 2004.
He was unopposed in the primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.
2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $17,379 - Spent: $12,625
Vote: 73.7% - Cost/Vote: $0.92
Independent Backing: $0
Raised: $10,995 - Spent: $9,649
Vote: 26.1% - Cost/Vote: $1.98
Independent Backing: $72
Kessler’s Committee Assignments
2011-2012: Criminal Justice and Corrections; Election and Campaign Reform; Review of Administrative Rules; Joint Review of Administrative Rules; Special Committee on Judicial Discipline and Recusal; Special Committee on Health Care Access.
2009-2010: Corrections and the Courts; Criminal Justice; Elections and Campaign Reform; Judiciary and Ethics; State Affairs and Homeland Security (Chair); Personal Privacy; Education Reform.
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$1,100 (16.7%)||$5,480 (83.3%)|
*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*
|Civil servant/public employee||$600.00|
|Telecommunications & Computers||$450.00|
|Banking & Finance||$200.00|
*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.
|Kessler, Frederick||Milwaukee, WI||Legislator||$8,024|
|Frantz, John A||Monroe, WI||Monroe Clinic||$1,000|
|Jacobs, Stephen T||Milwaukee, WI||Reinhart, Boerner, et al||$800|
|Schmidt, Wolfgang||Mequon, WI||Schmidt Engineering & Equipment||$750|
|Buck, David & Diane||Shorewood, WI||Retired/Milwaukee Green Map||$600|
|Rosenberg, Jack & Lucille||Milwaukee, WI||Telecheck Wisconsin (Retired)/Psychiatrist||$600|
|Samson, R Max||Milwaukee, WI||Liberty Bank||$600|
|Adelman, Elizabeth||Mukwonago, WI||Heritage Flower Farm/Adelman Law Office||$550|
|Cudahy, Janet S||Winnetka, IL||Advocate Health||$500|
|Riley, Donovan||Oconomowoc, WI||Loyola University||$500|
|Schnappup, Roswitha||Cedarburg, WI||Retired||$500|