2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Scott S. Krug

Representative Scott S. Krug (R) NekoosaPicture: Representative Scott S. KrugAssembly District 72

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Krug was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.

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

American Federation for Children Action Fund IE Committee ($13,422) and Wisconsin Right to Life O.M.I.D. ($5,611) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Krug.

America Votes Action Fund ($2,588) and Greater Wisconsin Political Independent Expenditure Fund ($21,828), We Are Wisconsin Political Fund ($14,329) and Workers' Voice ($206) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

Citizens for a Strong America (estimated $5,000) spent undisclosed amounts on "issue ads" supporting Representative Krug.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $132,759 - Spent: $138,391
Vote: 50.2% - Cost/Vote: $9.79
Disclosed Independent Spending: $19,033
Estimated "Issue Ad" Spending: $5,000
Raised: $61,466 - Spent: $60,118
Vote: 49.8% - Cost/Vote: $4.29
Disclosed Independent Spending: $38,950
Estimated "Issue Ad" Spending: $0
Krug’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Children and Families (Chair); Colleges and Universities; Corrections; Environment and Forestry; Rural Affairs.

2011-2012: Children and Families; Criminal Justice and Corrections; Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $1,685
Self $4,200
Under $100 $12,692
$100 or more $107,117
PACs & Parties $8,750
Other Income $0

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$13,425 (12.5%) $93,692 (87.5%)

*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*
Interest Amount
Business $11,325.00
Health Professionals $10,055.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $9,450.00
Construction $9,200.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $8,408.00
Banking & Finance $8,150.00
Insurance $7,675.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $6,175.00
Road Construction $5,800.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $5,750.00
Energy $4,975.00
Real Estate $4,650.00
Telecommunications & Computers $4,200.00
Agriculture $3,600.00
Natural Resources $3,503.50
Political/Ideological $3,225.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,900.00
Unknown $2,275.00
Transportation $1,450.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,150.00
Education $750.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $500.00
Labor Unions $450.00

*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
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Krug Family Wisconsin Rapids, WI Legislator/Sunoco $5,575
Cullen Family Waunakee, WI JP Cullen & Sons $3,000
Aycox Family Williamson, GA LoanMax $2,500
Swendrowski Family Wisconsin Rapids, WI Cranberries Limited $1,700
Cress-Fose Family Madison, WI Cress Funeral Home $1,500
Walton Family Bentonville, ARX Walmart Stores $1,500
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $1,200
Frank, Joel & Justin Middleton, WI Frank Liquor Co $1,000
Gardon, Mark & Margaret Oneida, WI Aurora BayCare Health Systems $1,000
Kraemer, William & Scott Peterson Plain, WI Edward Kraemer & Sons Construction $1,000
Pence, Anthony Fond du Lac, WI Badger Liquor $1,000
Ramsden, Dave & Bonnie Wisconsin Rapids, WI Ramsden Construction $1,000
Sadoff, Gary & Lacey Milwaukee, WI Badger Liquor $1,000
Young, Fred & Sandra Racine, WI Retired $1,000
Ziegelbauer, Gary & Christine Green Bay, WI Triangle Distributing Co Inc $1,000

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