2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Lee A. Nerison

Representative Lee A. Nerison (R) WestbyPicture: Representative Lee A. NerisonAssembly District 96

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Nerison was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

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

Corn PAC ($417) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Nerison. Workers' Voice ($23) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Nerison
Raised: $36,233 - Spent: $39,495
Vote: 59.5% - Cost/Vote: $2.57
Independent Backing: $417
Johnson
Raised: $30,674 - Spent: $30,662
Vote: 40.4% - Cost/Vote: $2.94
Independent Backing: $23
Nerison’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Aging and Long-Term Care; Agriculture (Chair); Consumer Protection; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; Veterans.

2011-2012: Agriculture (Chair); Natural Resources; Veterans and Military Affairs.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $9,063
Self $0
Under $100 $9,248
$100 or more $18,900
PACs & Parties $7,800
Other Income $285

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$6,375 (33.7%) $12,525 (66.3%)

*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 $3,800.00
Construction $2,750.00
Agriculture $2,475.00
Energy $2,125.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $2,100.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,950.00
Health Professionals $1,800.00
Natural Resources $1,425.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,350.00
Business $1,150.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Insurance $950.00
Real Estate $800.00
Transportation $700.00
Telecommunications & Computers $600.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $550.00
Health Services/Institutions $450.00
Education $225.00
Civil servant/public employee $200.00
Unknown $200.00
Political/Ideological $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
Nerison, Lee & Laura Westby, WI Legislator/Vernon Memorial Hospital $6,000
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $4,200
Wall, Scot & Amanda Cashton, WI Bank of Cashton/BEST BioDiesel $2,450
Kraemer-Peterson Family Madison, WI Edward Kraemer & Sons Construction/Lee Hecht Harrison $2,100
Roth, Howard & Kelly Wauzeka, WI Roth Feeder Pigs Inc $2,100
Frank Family Middleton, WI Frank Liquor Co $2,000
Kohler, Terry & Mary Sheboygan, WI Windway Capital $2,000
McCormick, Pierre & Kathryn Madison, WI Wisconsin Distributors $2,000
Ahlberg, Trevor & Harold Irving, TX Cash Store $1,750
Cullen Family Waunakee, WI JP Cullen & Sons $1,600

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