2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Bill Kramer

Representative Bill Kramer (R) WaukeshaPicture: Representative Bill KramerAssembly District 97

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Kramer was first elected to the Assembly in 2006.

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

Koch Industries Inc. ($96) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Kramer.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Kramer
Raised: $69,008 - Spent: $33,057
Vote: 64.6% - Cost/Vote: $1.80
Independent Backing: $96
Krumins
Raised: $6,846 - Spent: $5,967
Vote: 35.3% - Cost/Vote: $0.59
Independent Backing: $0
Kramer’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Assembly Organization; Financial Institutions; Rules (Chair); Joint Employment Relations; Joint Legislative Organization; Law Revision; Joint Legislative Council.

2011-2012: Assembly Organization; Financial Institutions (Chair); Rules; Joint Survey on Retirement Systems (Co-chair); Joint Legislative Council; Law Revision.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $17,379
Self $500
Under $100 $6,428
$100 or more $48,577
PACs & Parties $8,100
Other Income $5,402

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$14,700 (30.6%) $33,402 (69.4%)

*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
Banking & Finance $8,710.00
Insurance $5,775.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $5,400.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,375.00
Construction $4,225.00
Health Professionals $4,121.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,425.00
Real Estate $3,250.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,525.00
Business $2,450.00
Transportation $2,296.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,075.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,625.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Political/Ideological $975.00
Road Construction $925.00
Agriculture $750.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $750.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $525.00
Natural Resources $500.00
Unknown $300.00
Education $225.00

*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
2005-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Kramer, Bill Waukesha, WI Legislator $20,500
Marshall, John & Coleen Waukesha, WI Retired $4,050
Bryant, Anthony & Andrea Waukesha, WI Century Fence Co $3,500
Rehberg, Phillip & Virginia Waukesha, WI West Allis Salvage $3,000
Andringa Family Waukesha, WI Cramer, Multhauf & Hammes $2,900
Taylor, Don & Carol Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $2,875
Taylor, Ty & Heather Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank/Messiah Lutheran Church $2,250
Duffy, Tim & Karen Waukesha, WI Waukesha Foundry/Froedtert Memorial Hospital $2,160
Villarreal, Anselmo Greenfield, WI La Casa de Esperanza Inc $2,150
Kolb, Walter Waukesha, WI Audio Implements/GKC $2,000

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