2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Kevin Petersen

Representative Kevin Petersen (R) WaupacaPicture: Representative Kevin PetersenAssembly District 40

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Petersen was first elected to the Assembly in 2006.

He was unopposed in the primary and the general election.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Petersen
Raised: $42,550 - Spent: $21,885
Vote: 98.7% - Cost/Vote: $1.04
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.3% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Petersen’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Energy and Utilities; Health; Insurance (Chair); Jobs, Economy and Mining; State and Federal Relations; Joint Information Policy and Technology (Co-Chair); Speaker's Taskforce on Mental Health.

2011-2012: Energy and Utilities; Health; Insurance (Chair); Ways and Means; Audit; Joint Legislative Audit.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $46
Self $250
Under $100 $6,215
$100 or more $28,535
PACs & Parties $7,550
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
$19,175 (67.2%) $9,360 (32.8%)

*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
Insurance $5,350.00
Banking & Finance $5,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $4,325.00
Real Estate $3,900.00
Transportation $1,850.00
Health Professionals $1,760.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,700.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,700.00
Unknown $1,700.00
Energy $1,600.00
Business $1,500.00
Construction $1,400.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,300.00
Telecommunications & Computers $800.00
Agriculture $600.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $500.00
Road Construction $500.00
Labor Unions $250.00
Political/Ideological $250.00

*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
Petersen, Kevin Waupaca, WI Legislator $22,569
Sturm Family Manawa, WI Sturm & Sons/Omholt & Forsythe $6,830
Petersen, Jeffrey & Karen Waupaca, WI Petersen Investing $4,000
Petersen, Todd & Jillian Waupaca, WI Neuville Motors/Journal Community Publishing Group $3,100
Mishler, Clifford & Sally Waupaca, WI Shambeau & Therm Real Estate $2,850
Lane, Donavan & Jean Waupaca, WI ABC Computers $2,750
Schmitt, James & Vicki Almond, WI Retired $2,700
Spoerl, Robert & Kim Waupaca, WI General Beer $2,290
Blum, Greg & Kathryn Iola, WI Central Wisconsin Electric Co-op/Iola-Scandinavia School District $2,250
Van Kampen, Anthony & Lorraine New London, WI McDonald's $2,200

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