2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Mary Czaja

Representative Mary Czaja (R) IrmaPicture: Representative Mary CzajaAssembly District 35

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Czaja was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

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

Wisconsin REALTORS Political Fund - 1.91 Account ($48,644) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Czaja. Greater Wisconsin Political Independent Expenditure Fund ($25,200), We Are Wisconsin Political Fund ($13,503) and Workers' Voice ($386) made independent expenditures supporting her opponent.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Czaja
Raised: $168,116 - Spent: $132,989
Vote: 53.3% - Cost/Vote: $8.59
Independent Backing: $48,644
Koth
Raised: $52,613 - Spent: $50,478
Vote: 41.8% - Cost/Vote: $4.15
Independent Backing: $39,088
Czaja’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Aging and Long-Term Care; Environment and Forestry; Insurance; Small Business Development; Tourism; Speaker's Taskforce on Rural Schools; Women's Council.

2011-2012: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $0
Self $0
Under $100 $7,652
$100 or more $146,228
PACs & Parties $13,900
Other Income $336

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$18,015 (12.4%) $127,363 (87.6%)

*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*
1/1/11-12/31/12
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $20,385.00
Insurance $14,650.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $13,475.00
Business $13,380.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $11,225.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $10,755.00
Health Services/Institutions $9,425.00
Banking & Finance $9,400.00
Political/Ideological $7,825.00
Construction $7,774.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $6,300.00
Energy $4,800.00
Real Estate $4,443.75
Natural Resources $4,250.00
Transportation $4,000.00
Agriculture $3,050.00
Road Construction $2,800.00
Unknown $2,200.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $1,850.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,775.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,415.00
Education $700.00

*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
2011-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Czaja, Mary J Tomahawk, WI Candidate/CIS Insurance Group $5,100
Aycox Family Suwanee, GA LoanMax $1,500
Cullen Family Waunakee, WI JP Cullen & Sons $1,500
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $1,500
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $1,200
Cress-Fose, W Robert Madison, WI Cress Funeral Home $1,000
Gardon, Mark & Margaret Oneida, WI Aurora BayCare Health Systems $1,000
Joseph, Thomas & Carol Omro, WI Retired $1,000
Kohler, Terry J & Mary S Sheboygan, WI Windway Capital $1,000
Kuehne, Carl & Mary Ellen De Pere, WI American Foods Group $1,000
Mitchell, George & Susan Whitefish Bay, WI School Choice Wisconsin $1,000
Ramirez, Austin & Gus Hartland, WI Husco International $1,000
Rennes, Tim & Debbie Peshtigo, WI Rennes Nursing Home $1,000
Robertson, Martin W & Janet Fort Worth, TX Vista Sand/Maalt Specialized Environmental LLP $1,000
Sadoff, Lacey & Amy Wells-Sadoff Fond du Lac, WI Badger Liquor $1,000
Schildt, Gary & Terri East Troy, WI Hypro Inc $1,000
Young, Fred & Sandra Racine, WI Retired $1,000

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