Updated: January 27, 2014
Representative Kestell was first elected to the Assembly in 1998.
He won a two-way primary and faced Independent opposition in the general election.
Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($178) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Kestell. Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters PAC ($16,192) made independent expenditures in support of his primary opponent.
2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $17,915 - Spent: $26,347
Vote: 75.3% - Cost/Vote: $1.56
Independent Backing: $178
Raised: $745 - Spent: $745
Vote: 24.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.14
Independent Backing: $0
Kestell’s Committee Assignments
2011-2012: Judiciary and Ethics; Children and Families; Criminal Justice and Corrections; Education (Chair); Insurance; Special Committee on Strengthening Wisconsin Families (Co-chair); Special Committee on Child Welfare Provider Rate Implementation.
2009-2010: Children and Familes; Corrections and the Courts; Workforce Development; Special Committee on Strenghthening Wisconsin Families; Special Committee on Child Welfare Provider Rate Implementation.
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$4,100 (45.3%)||$4,950 (54.7%)|
*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||$1,500.00|
|Banking & Finance||$1,350.00|
|Telecommunications & Computers||$500.00|
*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.
|Rohde, Charles & Susan||Plymouth, WI||Rohde Brothers||$2,950|
|Gentine Family||Elkhart Lake, WI||Sargento Inc||$2,700|
|Gutschow Family||Sheboygan, WI||Larry's Distributing||$1,700|
|Kestell, Steven & Luanne||Elkhart Lake, WI||Legislator/Richardson Industries||$1,550|
|Kohler, Terry & Mary||Sheboygan, WI||Windway Capital||$1,425|
|Lindstrom, Steven||Howards Grove, WI||Dentist||$1,025|
|Fuller, Howard & Debbie McGriff||Milwaukee, WI||Marquette University/Edison Schools||$1,000|
|Maples Family||Manitowoc, WI||Vinton Construction Co||$1,000|
|Varish, George III & Wendy||Cleveland, WI||Varish Chiropractic||$950|
|Pauly, Greg||New Holstein, WI||Retired||$800|