Updated: January 27, 2014
Senator Erpenbach was first elected to the Senate in 1998.
He was unopposed in the primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.
Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc. ($271) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Erpenbach. Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($12) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.
2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $117,221 - Spent: $151,387
Vote: 61.8% - Cost/Vote: $2.93
Independent Backing: $271
Raised: $68,574 - Spent: $70,844
Vote: 38.1% - Cost/Vote: $2.22
Independent Backing: $12
Erpenbach’s Committee Assignments
2011-2012: Health; Judiciary, Utilities, Commerce and Government Operations; Transportation and Elections; Mining Jobs (September 2011-February 2012); Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Health Care Reform Implementation.
2009-2010: Commerce, Utilities, Energy and Rail; Education; Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief, and Revenue (Chair); Judiciary, Corrections, Insurance, Campaign Finance Reform and Housing; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions (Co-chair).
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$36,683 (47.7%)||$40,285 (52.3%)|
*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
Individuals and Committees*
|Manufacturing & Distributing||$6,608.50|
|Civil servant/public employee||$4,800.00|
|Telecommunications & Computers||$3,600.00|
|Banking & Finance||$2,850.00|
*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.
|Von Rutenberg Family||Madison, WI||Nau-Ti-Gal||$3,334|
|Carey, Dan & Deborah||New Glarus, WI||New Glarus Brewing Co||$3,260|
|Francois, Edward & Richard||Belleville, WI||Francois Oil Co||$2,950|
|Boley, Helen||Madison, WI||Retired||$2,750|
|Richard, JoAnna & Paul Nelson||Middleton, WI||
Wisconsin Dept of Workforce Development/
Middleton Public Library
|Hermes, Ron & Julie Laundrie||Madison, WI||Legislative aide||$2,622|
|Mercer, Barbara||McFarland, WI||Pitcher's Pub||$2,350|
|Tigges, Jerry & Gail||Middleton, WI||Oil Equipment Co||$2,200|
|McManamy, Phillip & Linnea||Middleton, WI||Monona Plumbing||$2,000|
|Frank Family||Madison, WI||Frank Liquor Co||$1,900|