2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Chris Danou

Representative Chris Danou (D) TrempealeauPicture: Representative Chris DanouAssembly District 92

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Danou was first elected to the Assembly in 2008.

He was unopposed in the primary and general election.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Danou
Raised: $13,952 - Spent: $7,134
Vote: 98.8% - Cost/Vote: $0.35
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.2% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Danou’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Agriculture; Environment and Forestry; Insurance; Natural Resouces and Sporting Heritage; Transportation; Speaker's Taskforce on Mental Health; Speaker's Taskforce on Rural Schools.

2011-2012: Agriculture; Homeland Security and State Affairs; Natural Resources; Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $8,626
Self $0
Under $100 $1,702
$100 or more $5,000
PACs & Parties $7,250
Other Income $0

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$300 (6.0%) $4,700 (94.0%)

*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
Labor Unions $2,000.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,750.00
Insurance $1,450.00
Energy $1,100.00
Education $850.00
Agriculture $750.00
Telecommunications & Computers $750.00
Banking & Finance $500.00
Health Professionals $500.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $500.00
Health Services/Institutions $400.00
Business $250.00
Natural Resources $250.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $200.00
Transportation $200.00
Unknown $200.00
Civil servant/public employee $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
2003-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Danou, Chris Trempealeau, WI Legislator $7,490
Danou Family La Crosse, WI Viterbo University $4,500
Hasan, Hussain & Erika Danou-Hasan Elgin, IL RSM McGladrey Inc/Writer $3,500
Mathews, George & Niki Danou Minneapolis, MN Northwest Airlines/Minnetonka School District $2,550
Doane, Russell Menomonie, WI Chippewa Valley Bean Co $2,000
Katz, Donald & Rebecca Krantz Madison, WI Investor $1,500
Schwartz, Ambrose & Diane Trempealeau, WI Four Mile Gentlemen's Club $1,350
McCarron, Kevin Oak Park, IL Oak Park School District $1,300
Halverson, Rick & Michelle Fountain City, WI Golden Frog Saloon/Winona State University $1,146
Greshik, Joseph & Joan Cochrane, WI Retired $1,100
Meredith, Kate Trempealeau, WI Education $1,100

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