2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Tyler August

Representative Tyler August (R) Lake GenevaPicture: Representative Tyler AugustAssembly District 32

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative August was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.

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

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $43,229 - Spent: $28,534
Vote: 57.1% - Cost/Vote: $1.83
Independent Backing: $0
Raised: $5,125 - Spent: $5,125
Vote: 39.7% - Cost/Vote: $0.47
Independent Backing: $0
August’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Joint Legislative Council; Review of Administrative Rules; Assembly Organization; Government Operations and State Licensing; Health; Judiciary; Labor; Rules; State Affairs; Joint Review of Administrative Rules; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions (Co-chair); Law Revision Committee.

2011-2012: Consumer Protection and Personal Privacy; Homeland Security and State Affairs; Insurance.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $1,698
Self $4,000
Under $100 $4,837
$100 or more $20,722
PACs & Parties $8,200
Other Income $5,470

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$9,800 (47.3%) $10,922 (52.7%)

*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
Banking & Finance $4,250.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,125.00
Insurance $3,170.00
Business $1,900.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,750.00
Health Professionals $1,700.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,627.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,625.00
Agriculture $1,200.00
Real Estate $1,150.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Construction $750.00
Transportation $725.00
Unknown $725.00
Political/Ideological $700.00
Civil servant/public employee $550.00
Energy $500.00
Natural Resources $500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $475.00

*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
August, Tyler Lake Geneva, WI Legislator $4,300
Gianitsos, Nick & Laurie Lake Geneva, WI Mercy Health System $1,750
Tompkins, John & Cindy Belvidere, IL News Media Corp $1,500
Kachel, David & Lolita Whitewater, WI Wisconsin Dairy Supply $1,250
Stensland Family Williams Bay, WI Martin Group $1,250
Whowell Family Fontana, WI Gordy's Lakefront Marine/Geneva Lakes Tours $1,200
Merwin, Rebecca Lake Geneva, WI Rauland Agency Inc $1,000
Lothian, Thomas Williams Bay, WI Legislator, Retired $950
Walsh, Kathleen Walworth, WI Ship Shape Inc $850
Gage, William &Mary Williams Bay, WI Gage Marine $845

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