2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Jon Richards

Representative Jon Richards (D) MilwaukeePicture: Representative Jon RichardsAssembly District 19

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Richards was first elected to the Assembly in 1998.

He was unopposed in the primary and general election.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Richards
Raised: $19,618 - Spent: $8,494
Vote: 97.7% - Cost/Vote: $0.34
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 2.3% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Richards’ Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Audit; Finance; Financial Institutions; Joint Finance; Joint Legislative Audit; Special Committee on Symposia Series on State Income Tax Reform Information.

2011-2012: Financial Institutions; Health; Audit; Joint Legislative Audit; Special Committee on Health Care Reform Implementation.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $41,517
Self $0
Under $100 $2,173
$100 or more $11,071
PACs & Parties $5,800
Other Income $574

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$3,765 (34.0%) $7,306 (66.0%)

*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
Health Professionals $2,721.00
Labor Unions $2,500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,200.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,400.00
Insurance $1,350.00
Banking & Finance $1,250.00
Real Estate $1,200.00
Business $650.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $650.00
Education $600.00
Political/Ideological $550.00
Agriculture $500.00
Civil servant/public employee $350.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $350.00
Transportation $300.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $200.00
Construction $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
1997-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Richards, Jon Milwaukee, WI Legislator $10,432
Richards, Iva Waukesha, WI Plowshare Center $3,070
Hynes, Jeffrey & Jill Stephens Brookfield, WI Hynes & Associates/Trinity Memorial Hospital $2,700
Zeppos, Evan & Adina Brookfield, WI Zeppos Public Relations $2,100
Honold, Reynolds & Linda Milwaukee, WI Democratic Party of Wisconsin/Wisconsin Voices $1,850
Finerty, John Elm Grove, WI Friebert, Finerty & St John $1,650
Levinson, Jeremy & Catherine Milwaukee, WI Friebert, Finerty & St John $1,625
Conta, Dennis & Deborah Gardner Conta Milwaukee, WI Conta & Associates $1,450
Sobczak, Leonard Milwaukee, WI Eastmore Real Estate $1,250
Adelman, Elizabeth Mukwonago, WI Heritage Flower Farm $1,200

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