2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Don Pridemore

Representative Don Pridemore (R) HartfordPicture: Representative Don PridemoreAssembly District 99

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Representative Pridemore was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

He won a three-way primary and faced Democratic opposition in the general election.

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($142) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Pridemore.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Pridemore
Raised: $18,883 - Spent: $27,650
Vote: 77.3% - Cost/Vote: $1.24
Independent Backing: $142
Hibbard
Raised: $2,255 - Spent: $1,927
Vote: 22.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.30
Independent Backing: $0
Pridemore’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Children and Families (Chair); Colleges and Universities; Education; Election and Campaign Reform; Special Committee on School Safety.

2009-2010: Personal Privacy; Children and Families; Education Reform; Elections and Campaign Reform; Special Committee on School Safety.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $18,247
Self $100
Under $100 $2,401
$100 or more $10,482
PACs & Parties $5,900
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
$6,347 (60.6%) $4,135 (39.4%)

*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
Road Construction $5,000.00
Banking & Finance $2,400.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,084.50
Insurance $1,100.00
Health Professionals $935.00
Labor Unions $750.00
Political/Ideological $700.00
Health Services/Institutions $500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $500.00
Construction $400.00
Education $375.00
Civil servant/public employee $362.50
Transportation $350.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $125.00
Business $100.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $100.00
Real Estate $100.00

*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
2003-2010
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Pridemore, Don Hartford, WI Legislator $6,836
Zignego Family Hartford, WI Zignego Co $5,200
Williams, Kenton & Ann Hartford, WI Retired $1,741
Ertenberg, Jerome & June Hartford, WI Happy Hollow Learning Center $1,275
Fuller, Howard & Debbie McGriff Milwaukee, WI Marquette University/Edison Schools $1,000
Harder, Trevor & Maureen Colgate, WI Retired $1,000
Walton, Christy & Lynne Jackson, WY Walmart Stores $1,000
Bradt, Sam Chenequa, WI Merganser Corp $950
Dunavant, Keith & Barbara Hartford, WI Hallman Lindsay Paints $815
Schmitz, Alan & Cindy West Bend, WI Schmitz Ready Mix $800

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