2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Fred Clark

Representative Fred Clark (D) BarabooPicture: Representative Fred ClarkAssembly District 81

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Clark was first elected to the Assembly in 2008.

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

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $31,444 - Spent: $18,473
Vote: 61.8% - Cost/Vote: $1.04
Independent Backing: $0
Raised: $4,830 - Spent: $4,608
Vote: 38.1% - Cost/Vote: $0.42
Independent Backing: $0
Clark’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Education; Environment and Forestry; Jobs, Economy and Mining; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; Speaker's Taskforce on Rural Schools.

2011-2012: Education; Natural Resources; Rules; Tourism, Recreation and State Properties; Special Committee on Review of the Managed Forest Land Program; Public Access (Chair); Revenue and Local Planning (Chair).

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 9/1/11** $2,506
Self $2,500
Under $100 $5,255
$100 or more $22,006
PACs & Parties $1,650
Other Income $32
**Challenger in August 2011 recall election.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*

In-District Out-District
$10,155 (46.1%) $11,851 (53.9%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
**Challenger in August 2011 recall election.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
Interest Amount
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $5,360.00
Health Professionals $3,650.00
Education $2,528.57
Agriculture $1,975.00
Political/Ideological $1,197.80
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,150.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,000.00
Business $950.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $825.00
Unknown $650.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $600.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $400.00
Transportation $350.00
Construction $300.00
Energy $300.00
Banking & Finance $250.00
Labor Unions $220.00
Health Services/Institutions $200.00
Natural Resources $200.00

*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.
**Challenger in August 2011 recall election.

Top Contributors
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Kanno, Hiroshi & Arlene Wisconsin Dells, WI Retired $4,500
Clark, Fred Baraboo, WI Legislator $4,000
Katz, Don & Rebecca Krantz Madison, WI Many Stones Consulting $4,000
Kammer, Douglas Montello, WI Kammer & Greiber $2,200
Wollenburg, Frederick & Karen Dalton, WI Prairie Ridge Consulting $2,096
Abert, Grant Hillpoint, WI Kailo Fund $2,000
Clark, Andrew Lincoln, MA Partners Health Care $2,000
Faulkner, Gordon & Judy Madison, WI Access Community Health Center/Epic Systems $2,000
Scharbach, Thomas Wisconsin Dells, WI Retired $2,000
Lange, Esther & Ken Baraboo, WI Retired $1,974

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