2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Dan Meyer

Representative Dan Meyer (R) Eagle RiverPicture: Representative Dan MeyerAssembly District 34

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Representative Meyer was first elected to the Assembly in 2000.

He was unopposed in the primary and faced Democratic and Libertarian opposition in the general election.

Northwoods Patriot Group Inc. ($71) and Wisconsin  Right to Life PAC ($72) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Meyer.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Meyer
Raised: $23,565 - Spent: $45,705
Vote: 59.8% - Cost/Vote: $3.11
Independent Backing: $143
Van Buren
Raised: $7,636 - Spent: $8,087
Vote: 30.2% - Cost/Vote: $1.09
Independent Backing: $0
Meyer’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Tourism, Recreation and State Properties; Finance; Review of Adminstrative Rules; Joint Finance; Joint Review of Adminstrative Rules

2009-2010: Consumer Protection; Fish and Wildlife; Veterans and Military Affairs; Rural Economic Development.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $39,217
Self $0
Under $100 $2,485
$100 or more $12,980
PACs & Parties $8,100
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
$7,385 (56.9%) $5,595 (43.1%)

*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 $2,300.00
Business $2,000.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,800.00
Health Professionals $1,795.00
Insurance $1,650.00
Energy $1,400.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,400.00
Political/Ideological $1,200.00
Banking & Finance $1,100.00
Agriculture $950.00
Natural Resources $950.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $800.00
Civil servant/public employee $700.00
Unknown $700.00
Real Estate $635.00
Construction $500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Labor Unions $250.00
Transportation $250.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $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.

Top Contributors
1999-2010
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Meyer, Mel & Donna Neenah, WI Retired $4,000
Swearingen, Robert & Amy Rhinelander, WI Algen Supper Club $3,169
Solberg, Trygve & Tula Minocqua, WI Trig's $3,100
Kachel, David & Lolita Whitewater, WI Wisconsin Dairy Supply $2,650
Pitlik Family Eagle River, WI Pitlik & Wick $2,350
Bucher, Joe & Elizabeth Eagle River, WI Joe Bucher TV $2,300
Schiffmann, Glenn & Mary St Germain, WI CornerStone Custom Builders $2,300
Seramur, Joan Madison, WI RE/MAX First Choice $2,100
Neddo, Jeff & Thomas Eagle River, WI Miller Beer of the Northwoods Inc $2,075
Fisher, Christina S & Russell Lake Forest, IL BioFit Engineered Products $2,000
Swartout, James & Ginny Minocqua, WI Meyerson LLC $2,000

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