2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Michael Ellis

Senator Michael Ellis (R) Neenah Picture: Senator Michael EllisSenate District 19

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Senator Ellis was first elected to the Assembly in 1970 and to the Senate in 1982.

He was unopposed in the primary and general election.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Ellis
Raised: $34,320 - Spent: $42,423
Vote: 99.0% - Cost/Vote: $0.86
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.0% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Ellis’ Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Senate Organization; Joint Employment Relations (Co-chair); Joint Legislative Organization (Co-chair); Conference on January 2011 Special Session Assembly Bill 11; Joint Legislative Council.

2009-2010:  Ethics Reform and Government Operations; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $214,464
Self $0
Under $100 $325
$100 or more $1,388
PACs & Parties $7,750
Other Income $24,857
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/07-12/31/10
In-District Out-District
$488 (35.2%) $900 (64.8%)

*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*
1/1/07-12/31/10
Interest Amount
Insurance $2,250.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,250.00
Labor Unions $1,250.00
Health Professionals $1,038.00
Banking & Finance $1,000.00
Education $500.00
Real Estate $500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Transportation $500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $250.00
Business $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
1993-2010
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Mills Family Menasha, WI Mills Fleet Farm $7,500
Radtke, Tom & Muriel Winneconne, WI Bob Radtke Inc $3,850
Sabee Family Appleton, WI R Sabee Inc $2,900
Gavronski, Michael Appleton, WI Tri-County Distributors $2,750
Prosser, Thomas Neenah, WI Menasha Corp $2,600
Ogilvie, Mrytle Hortonville, WI Pierce Manufacturing $2,450
Smith, Mowry Neenah, WI Retired $2,200
Aylward, Andrew Colorado Springs, CO Retired $2,100
Purdy, Thomas & Steven Appleton, WI Restaurants of America $1,900
Connor Family River Hills, WI Nicolet Hardwoods $1,750

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