2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Don Pridemore

Representative Don Pridemore (R) HartfordPicture: Representative Don PridemoreAssembly District 22

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Pridemore was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

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

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Pridemore
Raised: $10,381 - Spent: $14,763
Vote: 98.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.62
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.4% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Pridemore’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Campaigns and Elections; Education; Urban Education (Chair); Veterans; Workforce Development.

2011-2012: Children and Families (Chair); Colleges and Universities; Education; Election and Campaign Reform; Special Committee on School Safety.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $8,980
Self $0
Under $100 $1,700
$100 or more $5,025
PACs & Parties $3,550
Other Income $106

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-10/23/12**
In-District Out-District
$1,400 (27.9%) $3,625 (72.1%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
**Started his 2013 campaign for Superintendent of Public Instruction in 2012.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/11-10/23/12**
Interest Amount
Banking & Finance $1,500.00
Health Professionals $1,425.00
Business $1,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $800.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $700.00
Road Construction $700.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $500.00
Construction $450.00
Telecommunications & Computers $450.00
Agriculture $250.00
Education $200.00
Political/Ideological $150.00
Transportation $150.00
Health Services/Institutions $100.00
Natural Resources $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.
**Started his 2013 campaign for Superintendent of Public Instruction in 2012.

Top Contributors
2003-October 2012*
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Pridemore, Don Hartford, WI Legislator $6,836
Zignego Family Waukesha, WI Zignego Co $5,700
Williams, Kenton & Ann Hartford, WI Retired $1,741
Ertenberg, Jerome & June Hartford, WI Happy Hollow Learning Center $1,475
Bradt, Samuel Chenequa, WI Merganser Corp $1,150
Fuller, Howard & Debbie McGriff Milwaukee, WI Marquette University/Edison Schools $1,000
Harder, Trevor & Maureen Henderson, NV Retired $1,000
Moon, Scott & Marjorie Shorewood, WI DLSM Inc/Writer $1,000
Walton, Christy & Lynne Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $1,000
Schmitz, Alan & Cindy West Bend, WI Schmitz Ready Mix $950

*Started his 2013 campaign for Superintendent of Public Instruction in 2012.

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