2011 Special Election Finance Profile - Jill E. Billings

Representative Jill E. Billings (D) La CrossePicture: Representative Jill E. BillingsAssembly District 95

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2011 Special Election Notes and Background

Representative Billings was first elected to the Assembly in a November 2011 special election.

She won a four-way primary and faced Republican opposition in the election.

2011 Special Election Finance Summary
Billings
Raised: $50,826 - Spent: $43,738
Vote: 72.5% - Cost/Vote: $7.36
Independent Backing: $0
Drewes
Raised: $12,189 - Spent: $11,991
Vote: 27.4% - Cost/Vote: $5.34
Independent Backing: $0
Billings’ Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Public Health and Public Safety; Consumer Protection and Personal Privacy; Ways and Means.

2009-2010: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $0
Self $10,471
Under $100 $7,764
$100 or more $27,491
PACs & Parties $5,100
Other Income $

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/11
In-District Out-District
$17,146 (62.6%) $10,245 (37.4%)

*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*
1/1/11-12/31/11
Interest Amount
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $6,180.64
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $4,815.00
Labor Unions $4,050.00
Civil servant/public employee $4,045.00
Political/Ideological $2,250.00
Education $2,155.00
Health Professionals $1,885.00
Business $1,550.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $1,260.52
Unknown $900.00
Construction $700.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $500.00
Agriculture $450.00
Banking & Finance $400.00
Energy $400.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $350.00
Telecommunications & Computers $250.00
Insurance $200.00
Health Services/Institutions $150.00
Road Construction $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.

Top Contributors
2011
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Billings, Jill La Crosse, WI Candidate/La Crosse County Board $10,471
Padesky, Tim & Tara Johnson La Crosse, WI TD Padesky Electric Inc/La Crosse County Board $1,000
Katz, Don & Rebecca Krantz Madison, WI Many Stones Consulting $1,000
Sleik, Thomas & Judith La Crosse, WI Hale, Skemp, et al $656
Hepner, Melinda La Crosse, WI English Lutheran Church La Crosse $500
Levine, Elizabeth Madison, WI Retired $500
Marx, Charles La Crosse, WI University of Wisconsin $500
Smith, Brent La Crosse, WI Johns, Flaherty & Collins $500
Uihlein, Lynde Milwaukee, WI Brico Fund $500
Wood, Margaret La Crosse, WI Retired $500

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