2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Tim Carpenter

Senator Tim Carpenter (D) Milwaukee Picture: Senator Tim CarpenterSenate District 3

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Senator Carpenter was first elected to the Assembly in 1984 and to the Senate in 2002.

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

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $53,752 - Spent: $49,756
Vote: 61.1% - Cost/Vote: $2.13
Independent Backing: $0
Raised: $22,746 - Spent: $20,148
Vote: 38.6% - Cost/Vote: $1.36
Independent Backing: $0
Carpenter’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Health; Insurance and Housing; Public Health, Human Services and Revenue; Mining Jobs (September 2011-February 2012); Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions; Special Committee on Strategic Job Creation; Special Committee on High-Risk Juvenile Defenders (Chair).

2009-2010: Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief and Revenue; Public Health, Senior Issues, Long-Term Care and Job Creation (Chair); Veterans and Military Affairs, Biotechnology and Financial Institutions; Joint Survey on Retirement Systems; Joint Law Revision (Co-chair); Special Committee on High-Risk Juvenile Defenders (Chair).

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $13,943
Self $0
Under $100 $16,795
$100 or more $20,899
PACs & Parties $5,360
Other Income $824
WECF** $9,875
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$4,875 (23.3%) $16,024 (76.7%)

*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 $6,860.00
Business $3,525.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,828.00
Banking & Finance $2,100.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,600.00
Unknown $1,536.00
Labor Unions $1,300.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,100.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,000.00
Insurance $900.00
Health Services/Institutions $750.00
Agriculture $500.00
Education $500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $425.00
Political/Ideological $410.24
Real Estate $350.00
Transportation $275.00
Telecommunications & Computers $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
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Carpenter, Tim Milwaukee, WI Legislator $24,697
Hueneke, Terry Bayside, WI Manpower Inc $2,200
Sobczak, Leonard Milwaukee, WI Eastmore Real Estate $2,100
Cage, MA Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee LGBT Community Center $2,000
Pascucci, Leon Kenosha, WI G Leblanc Corp $2,000
Guerin, Allen & Gail Franklin, WI Ikon $1,900
Radke, David Milwaukee, WI Radke Chiropractic Office $1,860
Rottier, Nancy Madison, WI Wisconsin Supreme Court $1,850
Finerty, John Milwaukee, WI Friebert, Finerty & St John $1,650
Czerwinski, Michael & Julie Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee Public Schools $1,534

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