2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Frank Lasee

Senator Frank Lasee (R) De PerePicture: Senator Frank LaseeSenate District 1

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Senator Lasee was first elected to the Assembly in 1994, lost in 2008 and was first elected to the Senate in 2010.

He won a three-way 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 Lasee. Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc. ($171) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

American Federation for Children and Club for Growth Wisconsin spent undisclosed amounts on "issue ads" supporting Senator Lasee.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $151,319 - Spent: $143,638
Vote: 60.0% - Cost/Vote: $3.31
Independent Backing: $142
Raised: $173,669 - Spent: $172,990
Vote: 39.8% - Cost/Vote: $6.01
Independent Backing: $171
Lasee’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Financial Institutions and Rural Issues; Insurance and Housing (Chair); State and Federal Relations and Information Technology; Tranportation and Elections; Governor's Commission on Waste, Fraud and Abuse.

2009-2010: Not yet elected.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09* $0
Self $7,731
Under $100 $20,792
$100 or more $104,390
PACs & Parties $17,665
Other Income $742
WECF** $0
*Lost 2008 Assembly reelection bid.
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$24,105 (23.1%) $80,285 (76.9%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
**Lost 2008 Assembly reelection bid.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
Interest Amount
Banking & Finance $15,560.00
Health Professionals $13,707.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $10,480.00
Insurance $9,922.50
Agriculture $8,300.00
Construction $8,215.00
Transportation $6,640.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $6,402.50
Political/Ideological $5,392.00
Real Estate $5,140.00
Health Services/Institutions $4,625.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $4,575.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $4,425.00
Energy $3,972.83
Business $3,800.00
Unknown $2,960.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,925.00
Natural Resources $1,937.50
Road Construction $1,300.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $900.00
Civil servant/public employee $775.00
Labor Unions $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.
**Lost 2008 Assembly reelection bid

Top Contributors
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Lasee, Frank De Pere, WI Candidate/CNH Global $16,475
Ostrom, James & Annette Green Bay, WI Milksource/Pfizer Pharmaceuticals $3,300
De Rosier, David & Sandy Two Rivers, WI Wisconsin Nationwide $2,840
Le Clair Family Two Rivers, WI Susie Q Fish Market $2,563
Maricque, Craig De Pere, WI Jones Transfer & Warehousing $2,205
Vosters, John & Keri Kaukauna, WI Milksource $2,200
Lenz, Gordon Green Bay, WI Gordon Lenz & Associates $1,875
Butz, John & Janice De Pere, WI Retired $1,850
Krull, Gary & Diane Green Bay, WI Country Express $1,835
Conrardy, James De Pere, WI Park-West Pediatric Dental Assoc Ltd $1,700
Kuehne, Carl De Pere, WI American Foods Group $1,700
Tielens Family Green Bay, WI WEL Companies Inc $1,700

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