2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Keith Ripp

Representative Keith Ripp (R) LodiPicture: Representative Keith RippAssembly District 47

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Representative Ripp was first elected to the Assembly in 2008.

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

Corn PAC ($460) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($72) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Ripp. MTI Voters ($1,559) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc. ($295) made independent expdenditures supporting his opponent.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Ripp
Raised: $83,441 - Spent: $87,991
Vote: 57.2% - Cost/Vote: $6.07
Independent Backing: $532
O'Neil
Raised: $49,890 - Spent: $49,637
Vote: 42.7% - Cost/Vote: $4.59
Independent Backing: $1,855
Ripp’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Agriculture; Consumer Protection and Personal Privacy (Chair); Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs; Transportation; Special Committee on Strategic Job Creation.

2009-2010: Renewable Energy and Rural Affairs; Criminal Justice; Transportation.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $10,244
Self $0
Under $100 $13,141
$100 or more $61,200
PACs & Parties $9,100
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
$26,425 (43.2%) $34,725 (56.8%)

*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*
1/1/09-12/31/10
Interest Amount
Agriculture $13,500.00
Construction $6,450.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,125.00
Real Estate $4,100.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $4,000.00
Business $3,950.00
Banking & Finance $3,825.00
Insurance $3,750.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,725.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,925.00
Unknown $2,900.00
Health Professionals $2,800.00
Road Construction $2,450.00
Political/Ideological $2,300.00
Energy $2,200.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,400.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Transportation $950.00
Civil servant/public employee $825.00
Natural Resources $750.00
Education $625.00
Telecommunications & Computers $225.00

*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
2007-2010
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Madigan Family Dane, WI Madigan Refrigeration & Energy Systems/Lodi School District $3,000
Cullen Family Janesville, WI JP Cullen & Sons $2,500
Ripp, Keith Lodi, WI Legislator $2,100
Caldwell, Ronald & Nancy Arlington, WI Caldwell Farms $2,000
Kraemer-Peterson Family Plain, WI Edward Kraemer & Sons Construction $1,750
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $1,500
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $1,500
Annen, George & Pamela Waunakee, WI Annen Machinery Ranch/M3 Insurance Solutions $1,250
Bryant, Anthony & Andrea Waukesha, WI Century Fence Co $1,250
Endres, David & Patricia Lodi, WI Endres Jazzy Jerseys $1,250
Minick, Jeannette Columbus, WI Farmer $1,250

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