Updated: January 27, 2014
Representative Vruwink was first elected to the Assembly in 2002.
She was unopposed in the primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.
America Votes Action Fund ($2,780), Greater Wisconsin Political Independent Expenditure Fund ($35,623), Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin Inc ($1,795), Volunteers for Agriculture ($20,568) and Workers' Voice ($386) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Vruwink. Wisconsin Right to Life O.M.I.D. ($1,500) made independent expenditures supporting her opponent.
2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $54,893 - Spent: $98,786
Vote: 50.2% - Cost/Vote: $7.31
Independent Backing: $61,151
Raised: $158,691 - Spent: $159,014
Vote: 49.7% - Cost/Vote: $11.89
Independent Backing: $1,500
Vruwink’s Committee Assignments
2013-2014: Agriculture; Rural Affairs; Transportation; Veterans; Special Committee on 911 Communications.
2011-2012: Agriculture; Rural Economic Development and Rural Affairs; Transportation; Special Committee on Health Care Access; Special Committee on Powers and Duties of Coroners and Medical Examiners; Special Committee on Review of Spousal Maintenance Awards in Divorce Proceedings.
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$6,032 (17.7%)||$28,063 (82.3%)|
*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.
Excludes any returned and self contributions.
Individuals and Committees*
|Manufacturing & Distributing||$2,850.00|
|Civil servant/public employee||$1,620.00|
|Banking & Finance||$1,350.00|
|Telecommunications & Computers||$500.00|
*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.
|Melski, John & Linda||Marshfield, WI||Marshfield Clinic||$3,800|
|Miller Family||Arpin, WI||Miller CPA & Consulting/Auburndale Public Schools||$2,895|
|Paul Family||Wisconsin Rapids, WI||Renaissance Learning System||$2,600|
|Spoerl, Robert||Waupaca, WI||General Beer||$2,575|
|Hilgart Family||Auburndale, WI||Hilgart Farms/Marshfield Clinic||$2,320|
|Vruwink, Thomas||Wisconsin Rapids, WI||TJ Auto Repair||$2,290|
|Rosenthal, Cody & Wendy||Wisconsin Rapids, WI||Haessley & Haessley/8th Street Auto||$2,110|
|Vidaillet, Debbie & Humberto||Marshfield, WI||Marshfield Clinic||$2,030|
|Vruwink Family||Wisconsin Rapids, WI||
Legislator/Wood County Social Services/
Van Beck Vending & Amusements/8th Street Auto
|Swetz, George & Helen||Auburndale, WI||Swetz Oil Co||$1,875|