2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Roger Rivard

Representative Roger Rivard (R) Rice LakePicture: Representative Roger RivardAssembly District 75

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Representative Rivard was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.

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

Republican State Leadership Committee Inc. ($60,436) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($72) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Rivard. Advancing Wisconsin Inc. ($93), Greater Wisconsin Political Independent Expenditure Fund ($9,928) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc. ($1,784) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Rivard
Raised: $87,649 - Spent: $103,197
Vote: 51.0% - Cost/Vote: $10.37
Independent Backing: $60,508
Perala
Raised: $72,474 - Spent: $72,454
Vote: 48.9% - Cost/Vote: $7.60
Independent Backing: $11,806
Rivard’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Housing; Natural Resources; Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs.

2009-2010: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $0
Self $4,919
Under $100 $8,105
$100 or more $62,762
PACs & Parties $11,863
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
$29,153 (46.5%) $33,609 (53.5%)

*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
Banking & Finance $7,661.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $7,501.18
Manufacturing & Distributing $7,300.00
Real Estate $6,143.84
Business $5,480.00
Political/Ideological $5,312.49
Construction $4,740.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $4,600.00
Unknown $3,450.00
Health Professionals $3,394.93
Road Construction $2,545.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,375.00
Transportation $2,320.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,200.00
Insurance $1,950.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,800.50
Natural Resources $1,500.00
Energy $1,300.00
Agriculture $1,250.00
Civil servant/public employee $800.00
Defense $450.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $301.27
Labor Unions $250.00

*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
2009-2010
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Rivard, Roger Rice Lake, WI Candidate/Coldwell Banker Brenizer $4,919
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $2,000
Johnson, Mark & Barbara Rice Lake, WI Rice Lake Weighing System $1,250
Bergeson, Elton & Janet Rice Lake, WI Retired $1,000
DeVos, Dick & Betsy Grand Rapids, MI Alticor/Windquest $1,000
Hoffman, Jim & Andrea Black River Falls, WI Hoffman Construction $1,000
Jerome, Mary Ellen & Jerry Cumberland, WI Retired/Jennie O $1,000
Kern, Robert & Patricia Waukesha, WI Generac Corp $1,000
Kunz, Daniel & Vicky La Crosse, WI Kwik Trip $1,000
Rivard, Arlen & Jill Sarona, WI Retired $1,000
Taylor, Don & Carol Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $1,000

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