2012 Campaign Finance Profile - John Spiros

Representative John Spiros (R) MarshfieldPicture: Representative John SpirosAssembly District 86

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Spiros was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

He won a two-way primary and faced Democratic opposition in the general election.

Workers' Voice ($1,106) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Spiros' opponent.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Spiros
Raised: $91,636 - Spent: $70,285
Vote: 55.6% - Cost/Vote: $4.09
Independent Backing: $0
Halkoski
Raised: $30,953 - Spent: $30,795
Vote: 44.2% - Cost/Vote: $2.26
Independent Backing: $1,106
Spiros’ Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Children and Families; Criminal Justice; Transportation; Ways and Means; Transportation Projects Commission.

2011-2012: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 4/27/12** $0
Self $1,419
Under $100 $5,206
$100 or more $75,211
PACs & Parties $9,800
Other Income $0
**Candidate in spring 2012 election.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
4/27/12-12/31/12**
In-District Out-District
$14,293 (19.0%) $60,918 (81.0%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
**Candidate in spring 2012 election.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
4/27/12-12/31/12**
Interest Amount
Transportation $13,946.94
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $12,475.00
Banking & Finance $8,818.00
Construction $7,988.30
Health Professionals $6,893.99
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,950.00
Health Services/Institutions $5,375.00
Political/Ideological $3,000.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,000.00
Insurance $2,565.00
Road Construction $2,100.00
Business $2,000.00
Real Estate $1,749.00
Unknown $1,525.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,413.00
Natural Resources $1,350.00
Labor Unions $750.00
Agriculture $650.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $600.00
Education $125.00
Civil servant/public employee $100.00
Energy $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.
**Candidate in spring 2012 election.

Top Contributors
2009-2012*
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Roehl Family Marshfield, WI Roehl Transport $5,350
Spiros, John & Rebecca Marshfield, WI Candidate/Roehl Transport/Marshfield Clinic $2,313
Perryman, Ted & Ann St Louis, MO Robert, Perryman, et al/St Mary's Hospital St Louis Missouri $2,000
Aycox Family Suwanee, GA LoanMax $1,500
Cullen Family Waunakee, WI JP Cullen & Sons $1,500
Schuette Family Wausau, WI Wausau Homes $1,500
Stefonik, Phillip & Jean Marshfield, WI Phillip Stefonik CPA $1,500
Sternweis, Chris & Jolene Chili, WI Sternweis & Sons/Roehl Transport $1,408
Nikolai Family Marshfield, WI Nikolai Construction $1,400
Witt, Thomas & Janet Marshfield, WI Roehl Transport $1,250

*Excludes contributions to 2012 spring campaign.

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