2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Louis John Molepske, Jr.

Representative Louis John Molepske, Jr.  (D) Stevens PointPicture: Representative Louis John Molepske, Jr.Assembly District 71

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Representative Molepske was first elected to the Assembly in a July 2003 special election.

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

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($12) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Molepske's opponent.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $53,829 - Spent: $33,119
Vote: 56.9% - Cost/Vote: $2.69
Independent Backing: $0
Raised: $16,516 - Spent: $13,180
Vote: 42.9% - Cost/Vote: $1.42
Independent Backing: $12
Molepske’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Agriculture; Colleges and Universities; Insurance; Jobs, Economy and Small Business; Natural Resources; Special Committee on Strategic Job Creation.

2009-2010: Agriculture; Natural Resources; Fish and Wildlife; Insurance; Jobs, the Economy and Small Business (Chair).

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $16,748
Self $20,000
Under $100 $6,669
$100 or more $19,459
PACs & Parties $7,700
Other Income $0
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$9,320 (49.2%) $9,639 (50.8%)

*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*
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $4,750.00
Labor Unions $4,100.00
Agriculture $2,200.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,975.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,900.00
Construction $1,895.00
Education $1,200.00
Insurance $1,100.00
Natural Resources $1,100.00
Health Services/Institutions $975.00
Political/Ideological $850.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $764.46
Banking & Finance $650.00
Business $600.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $500.00
Road Construction $500.00
Transportation $500.00
Civil servant/public employee $350.00
Real Estate $300.00
Telecommunications & Computers $250.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $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
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Molepske, Louis J Jr Stevens Point, WI Legislator $32,151
Carlson, Carl & Erik Stevens Point, WI Ellis Stone Construction $2,550
Schierl Family Plover, WI Schierl Inc $2,499
Hamerski, Donald & Mary Plover, WI Hamerski Farms $2,025
Milano Sciarrone, Angelo Fransesco Stevens Point, WI Retired $1,850
Molepske, Richard & Kim Manitowoc, WI Finance Service Corp $1,500
Sciarrone, Francesco Stevens Point, WI Physician $1,300
Molepske, Louis J & Susan E Stevens Point, WI Molepske, James & Bablitch $930
Spoerl, Robert Waupaca, WI General Beer/Premium Brands $914
Molepske, Louis J Sr & Carol A Stevens Point, WI Molepske Law Office/Stevens Point Area Public School District $779

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