2010 Campaign Finance Profile - Rich Zipperer

Senator Rich Zipperer (R) PewaukeePicture: Senator Rich ZippererSenate District 33

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2010 Election Notes and Background

Senator Zipperer was first elected to the Assembly in 2006 and to the Senate in 2010.

He won a two-way primary and was unopposed in the general election.

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($36) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Zipperer.

2010 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $85,841 - Spent: $80,206
Vote: 99.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.28
Independent Backing: $36
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 0.5% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Zipperer’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Economic Development and Veterans and Military Affairs; Judicary, Utilities, Commerce and Government Operations (Chair); State and Federal Relations and Information Technology; Mining Jobs (September 2011-February 2012); Joint Information Policy and Technology; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions; Joint Review on Criminal Penalties (Co-chair); Special Committee on High-Risk Juvenile Offenders.

2009-2010: Not yet elected to Senate. Member of the Assembly.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09** $7,081
Self $0
Under $100 $11,394
$100 or more $58,021
PACs & Parties $15,400
Other Income $1,026
WECF*** $0
**Legislator reelected in fall 2008 election.
***voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$25,918 (44.9%) $31,853 (55.1%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
**Legislator reelected in fall 2008 election.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $9,446.37
Banking & Finance $9,350.00
Insurance $8,532.50
Manufacturing & Distributing $6,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $5,635.50
Health Services/Institutions $4,450.00
Business $4,075.00
Construction $3,450.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $3,115.50
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $3,060.00
Energy $2,950.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,631.50
Real Estate $1,825.00
Transportation $1,750.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,650.00
Road Construction $1,025.00
Unknown $1,025.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Education $550.00
Agriculture $500.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $500.00
Political/Ideological $450.00
Natural Resources $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.
**Legislator reelected in fall 2008 election.

Top Contributors
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Zipperer, Richard Pewaukee, WI Legislator $27,101
Wallace, Timothy & Virginia Brookfield, WI Great Lakes Pathologists $2,225
Michels, Timothy & Barbara Hartland, WI Michels Corp $2,000
Zipperer, Albert Cato, WI Retired $2,000
Taylor, Don & Carol Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $1,975
Dubois, Sylvia R Pewaukee, WI Standard Process Laboratories $1,750
Nettesheim, Joel Brookfield, WI Suby Von Haden & Associates (SVA CPAs) $1,650
Broehm, John Arlington, VA Rolling Bay LLC $1,500
Key, Michael & Susan Ironwood, MI Key Consulting $1,500
Sensenbrenner, F James Jr & Cheryl Menomonee Falls, WI US representative $1,500

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