2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Neal Kedzie

Senator Neal Kedzie (R) ElkhornPicture: Senator Neal KedzieSenate District 11

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Senator Kedzie was first elected to the Assembly in 1996 and to the Senate in 2002.

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

Koch Industries Inc. ($70) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($72) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Kedzie.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $154,071 - Spent: $134,256
Vote: 75.4% - Cost/Vote: $2.44
Independent Backing: $142
Raised: $3,347 - Spent: $2,969
Vote: 24.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.17
Independent Backing: $0
Kedzie’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Agriculture, Forestry and Higher Education; Judiciary, Utilities, Commerce and Government Operations; Natural Resources and Environment (Chair); Mining Jobs (Chair, September 2011-February 2012); Special Committee on Review of the Managed Forest Land Program.

2009-2010: Children and Families and Workforce Development; Commerce, Utilities, Energy and Rail; Environment; Transportation, Tourism, Forestry and Natural Resources.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $81,305
Self $0
Under $100 $12,551
$100 or more $119,550
PACs & Parties $15,438
Other Income $6,532
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$76,400 (65.6%) $40,150 (34.4%)

*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
Construction $16,125.00
Real Estate $15,244.52
Manufacturing & Distributing $13,650.00
Banking & Finance $11,125.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $9,325.00
Health Professionals $9,000.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $6,679.99
Energy $6,650.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $5,500.00
Transportation $5,150.00
Health Services/Institutions $4,900.00
Business $4,200.00
Telecommunications & Computers $4,075.00
Natural Resources $4,050.00
Insurance $3,950.00
Agriculture $3,450.00
Road Construction $2,700.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $1,500.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,450.00
Education $1,325.00
Unknown $1,000.00
Political/Ideological $588.38
Labor Unions $350.00

*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
Mann Family Elkhorn, WI Mann Brothers Construction $7,500
Borden, J Michael & Susan Janesville, WI Hufcor Inc $5,500
Kachel, David & Lolita Whitewater, WI Wisconsin Dairy Supply $4,750
Daniels, Daniel & Susan Fox Point, WI Hawk's View Golf Club/Pioneer Mobile Homes $4,100
Antoniou Family Oak Brook, IL Anvan Corp $3,850
Keefe Family Lake Geneva, WI Keefe & Associates $3,595
Gilbank Family Clinton, WI Gilbank Construction Inc $3,250
Braden, Mark & Ryan Lake Geneva, WI Dentist $3,000
Zignego Family Helenville, WI Zignego Co $3,000
Clair Family Delavan, WI Clair Law Offices $2,900

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