2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Scott Fitzgerald

Senator Scott Fitzgerald (R) JuneauPicture: Senator Scott FitzgeraldSenate District 13

Election NotesMoney SourcesTop ContributorsBig MoneyProfile Index

2010 Election Notes and Background

Senator Fitzgerald was first elected to the Senate in 1994.

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

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($68) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Fitzgerald.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Fitzgerald
Raised: $367,238 - Spent: $325,887
Vote: 67.6% - Cost/Vote: $7.32
Independent Backing: $68
Block
Raised: $21,980 - Spent: $19,097
Vote: 29.2% - Cost/Vote: $0.99
Independent Backing: $0
Fitzgerald’s Committee Assignments

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

2009-2010: Senate Organization; Joint Legislative Organization; Joint Employment Relations; Conference on Assembly Bill 75; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on State-Tribal Relations.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $31,845
Self $450
Under $100 $57,754
$100 or more $289,424
PACs & Parties $14,900
Other Income $4,710
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
$46,333 (16.0%) $242,641 (84.0%)

*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
Banking & Finance $38,275.00
Health Professionals $32,412.50
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $26,605.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $26,474.38
Health Services/Institutions $25,140.00
Insurance $22,534.00
Business $18,176.96
Energy $15,703.92
Real Estate $12,419.00
Natural Resources $12,195.00
Construction $11,375.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $10,062.50
Telecommunications & Computers $8,335.00
Agriculture $7,500.00
Road Construction $7,300.00
Unknown $7,200.00
Transportation $6,945.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $6,625.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $2,250.00
Political/Ideological $1,985.00
Education $1,975.00
Labor Unions $1,500.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,295.00

*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
Fitzgerald, Scott & Lisa Juneau, WI Legislator/Waupun School District $31,734
Kraut Family Milwaukee, WI Genesee Aggregate Co/American State Equipment $6,980
Michels Family Brownsville, WI Michels Corp $6,550
Wolfberg Family Winnetka, IL Payday Loan Store $5,500
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $3,850
Bechthold Family Delafield, WI Payne & Dolan/Zenith Tech $3,500
Taylor, Don & Carol Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $3,250
Barrette, Mark & Sarah Beaver Dam, WI Dentist $3,210
Madrigrano, Aldo & Thomas Sussex, WI WOW Distributing $3,203
Schwertfeger, Frederick Horicon, WI Horicon State Bank $3,025

Election NotesMoney SourcesTop ContributorsBig MoneyProfile Index