2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Tom Weatherston

Representative Tom Weatherston (R) RacinePicture: Representative Tom WeatherstonAssembly District 62

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Weatherston was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

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

Racine TEA Party PAC ($250) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Weatherston.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Weatherston
Raised: $57,830 - Spent: $46,345
Vote: 53.1% - Cost/Vote: $2.72
Independent Backing: $250
Lemke
Raised: $39,790 - Spent: $39,296
Vote: 46.9% - Cost/Vote: $2.61
Independent Backing: $0
Weatherston’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Colleges and Universities; Consumer Protection; State and Local Finance; Veterans; Workforce Development.

2011-2012: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $0
Self $22,468
Under $100 $2,701
$100 or more $25,399
PACs & Parties $6,800
Other Income $462

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$11,074 (43.6%) $14,325 (56.4%)

*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
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,950.00
Health Professionals $3,650.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,750.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,250.00
Construction $2,100.00
Insurance $2,100.00
Transportation $1,900.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,750.00
Natural Resources $1,700.00
Political/Ideological $1,350.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,250.00
Banking & Finance $1,131.00
Business $950.00
Telecommunications & Computers $950.00
Unknown $818.23
Road Construction $800.00
Real Estate $700.00
Civil servant/public employee $650.00
Agriculture $500.00
Energy $500.00
Labor Unions $350.00
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
2011-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Weatherston, Thomas Roger Racine, WI Candidate/HNI Financial Inc $22,468
Ajmeri Family Kenosha, WI Ayra's Gas & Grocery $1,000
Cantwell, Kevin & Brenda Caledonia, WI Xtreme Fireworks/United Hospital System $1,000
Joseph, Thomas & Carol Omro, WI Retired $1,000
Larsen, Robert E & Irma H Racine, WI Elwood Corp $1,000

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