2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Keith Ripp

Representative Keith Ripp (R) LodiPicture: Representative Keith RippAssembly District 42

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Ripp was first elected to the Assembly in 2008.

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

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Ripp
Raised: $45,660 - Spent: $33,418
Vote: 56.6% - Cost/Vote: $2.04
Independent Backing: $0
Cooper
Raised: $5,544 - Spent: $4,705
Vote: 43.4% - Cost/Vote: $0.37
Independent Backing: $0
Ripp’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Agriculture; Rural Affairs; Small Business Development; State Affairs and Government Operations; Transportation (Chair); Ways and Means; Council on Highway Safety; Transportation Projects Commission.

2011-2012: Agriculture; Consumer Protection and Personal Privacy (Chair); Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs; Transportation; Special Committee on Strategic Job Creation.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $6,070
Self $0
Under $100 $9,685
$100 or more $28,025
PACs & Parties $7,950
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
$10,425 (37.2%) $17,600 (62.8%)

*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
Agriculture $10,575.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,050.00
Banking & Finance $2,550.00
Unknown $2,300.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,850.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,800.00
Real Estate $1,650.00
Health Professionals $1,600.00
Energy $1,350.00
Insurance $1,250.00
Transportation $1,100.00
Construction $650.00
Natural Resources $650.00
Road Construction $600.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Business $350.00
Labor Unions $250.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $250.00
Political/Ideological $250.00
Civil servant/public employee $200.00
Education $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
2007-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Madigan Family Dane, WI Madigan Refrigeration & Energy Systems/Lodi School District $3,000
Cullen Family Janesville, WI JP Cullen & Sons $2,500
Ripp, Keith Lodi, WI Legislator $2,100
Berg, Troy & Michelle Madison, WI Dane Manufacturing $2,000
Caldwell, Ronald & Nancy Arlington, WI Caldwell Farms $2,000
Bussian, William & Linda De Forest, WI Agriculture $1,950
Kraemer-Peterson Family Madison, WI Edward Kraemer & Sons Construction $1,950
Annen, George & Pamela Waunakee, WI Annen Machinery Ranch/M3 Insurance Solutions $1,750
Minick, Jeannette Columbus, WI Farmer $1,750

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