2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Dianne Hesselbein

Representative Dianne Hesselbein (D) MiddletonPicture: Representative Dianne HesselbeinAssembly District 79

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Hesselbein was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

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

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Hesselbein
Raised: $49,546 - Spent: $38,734
Vote: 98.8% - Cost/Vote: $1.57
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.2% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Hesselbein’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Colleges and Universities; Education; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; Tourism; Veterans; Common Core Standards; Legislative State Supported Programs Study and Advisory Committee.

2011-2012: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 3/20/12** $3,920
Self $10,254
Under $100 $8,700
$100 or more $21,967
PACs & Parties $8,575
Other Income $50
**Candidate in 2012 spring election.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
3/20/12-12/31/12**
In-District Out-District
$9,197 (41.9%) $12,770 (58.1%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
**Candidate in 2012 spring election.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
3/20/12-12/31/12**
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $5,250.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $4,480.00
Health Professionals $3,700.00
Unknown $2,200.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,100.00
Political/Ideological $1,925.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,667.18
Education $1,600.00
Real Estate $1,600.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,100.00
Insurance $1,050.00
Health Services/Institutions $910.00
Business $700.00
Banking & Finance $600.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $550.00
Natural Resources $350.00
Energy $325.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $235.00
Construction $100.00
Transportation $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.
**Candidate in 2012 spring election.

Top Contributors
2009-2012*
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Hesselbein, Dianne Middleton, WI Candidate/Dane County Board $31,840
Conway, Don & Carol Madison, WI Retired $1,500
Martin, Michael & Margaret De Forest, WI Waunakee School District/DeForest Schools $1,000
Sheehy, Ann Madison, WI UW Hospital & Clinics $1,000
Bayrd, Carousel Madison, WI Dane County Board $950
Hazelbaker, Mark Madison, WI Hazelbaker & Associates $850
Padesky, Timothy & Tara Johnson La Crosse, WI TD Padesky Electric Inc/La Crosse County Board $600
Richard, JoAnna Middleton, WI Wisconsin Dept of Workforce Development $600

*Excludes contributions from 2012 spring election.

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