2011 Special Election Finance Profile - Chris Taylor

Representative Chris Taylor (D) MadisonPicture: Representative Chris TaylorAssembly District 48

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2011 Special Election Notes and Background

Representative Taylor was first elected to the Assembly in an August 2011 special election.

She won a six-way primary and was unopposed in the election.

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc. ($3,072) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Taylor.

2011 Special Election Finance Summary
Taylor
Raised: $81,170 - Spent: $77,260
Vote: 93.5% - Cost/Vote: $14.17
Independent Backing: $3,072
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 6.5% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Taylor’s Committee Assignments

2011-2012: Labor and Workforce Development; Ways and Means; Health; Joint Law Revision.

2009-2010: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $0
Self $0
Under $100 $11,687
$100 or more $61,629
PACs & Parties $7,754
Other Income $100

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-8/31/11
In-District Out-District
$7,310 (11.9%) $54,319 (88.1%)

*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*
1/1/11-8/31/11
Interest Amount
Political/Ideological $18,314.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $8,750.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $7,525.00
Health Professionals $5,660.00
Labor Unions $5,050.00
Unknown $4,300.00
Education $4,135.00
Business $3,438.51
Banking & Finance $3,200.00
Real Estate $2,200.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,650.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,300.00
Construction $1,100.00
Health Services/Institutions $750.00
Telecommunications & Computers $750.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $510.00
Natural Resources $250.00
Transportation $250.00
Energy $150.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $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
January 2011-August 2011
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Taylor, Christine Madison, WI Candidate/Planned Parenthood $10,000
Faulkner, Gordon & Judith Madison, WI Access Community Health Center/Epic Systems $1,000
Feldman, Scott & Susan Glencoe, IL Retired $1,000
Joseph, Leon & Bonnie Milwaukee, WI Reilly-Joseph Co $1,000
Hughes, John & Linda Stack Hughes Madison, WI Killarney Golf Media/Dunlop Associates Inc $780
Dent, Lloyd & Doris Studio City, CA Retired $650
Anderson, Peggy McFarland, WI Wheeler, Van Sickle & Anderson $600

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