2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Mandy Wright

Representative Mandy Wright (D) WausauPicture: Representative Mandy WrightAssembly District 85

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Representative Wright was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

She won a two-way primary and faced Republican and Independent opposition in the general election.

America Votes Action Fund ($2,500), Greater Wisconsin Political Independent Expenditure Fund ($41,391), We Are Wisconsin Political Fund ($28,792) and Workers' Voice ($206) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Wright.

American Federation for Children Action Fund IE Committee ($26,755) and Wisconsin Family Action Inc. - 1.91 Account ($4,027) made independent expenditures supporting her Republican opponent.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Wright
Raised: $62,707 - Spent: $56,863
Vote: 49.7% - Cost/Vote: $4.08
Independent Backing: $72,888
Snyder
Raised: $155,421 - Spent: $145,859
Vote: 46.5% - Cost/Vote: $11.20
Independent Backing: $30,783
Wright’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Agriculture; Consumer Protection; Education; Small Business Development; Speaker's Taskforce on Rural Schools.

2011-2012: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11 $0
Self $190
Under $100 $16,184
$100 or more $36,512
PACs & Parties $8,893
Other Income $928

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/11-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$18,378 (50.6%) $17,934 (49.4%)

*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
Political/Ideological $7,947.93
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $6,659.48
Labor Unions $5,230.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $5,200.00
Business $3,820.00
Education $2,855.00
Health Professionals $2,735.00
Unknown $2,000.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,758.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,650.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,360.00
Banking & Finance $750.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $740.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $505.00
Insurance $425.00
Agriculture $300.00
Construction $300.00
Real Estate $250.00
Telecommunications & Computers $200.00
Energy $150.00
Natural Resources $100.00
Transportation $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
Katz, Don & Rebecca Krantz Madison, WI Many Stones Consulting $1,000
Terwilliger, Thomas & Linda Wausau, WI Terwilliger, Wakeen, et al $1,000
Michlig, Tom & Denise Wonsil Wausau, WI FlapJack Creative/Wausau School District $620
Pease, Tom & Louise Amherst, WI Musician $590
Roberts, Donald & Pat Wausau, WI Retired $553
Gillis, George Jr & Beth Madison, WI Legislative aide/ThedaCare $550
Berman, Bob Madison, WI Modern Specialty $500
Harsh, Phillip Wausau, WI A Harsh Imagination $500
Bremer Muggli, Christine Wausau, WI Bremer & Trollop $500
Riordan, Thomas Wausau, WI Maple Ridge Farms $500
Roberts, Barbara Rothschild, WI Retired $500
Stine, Doug Mosinee, WI Stine Eye Center $500
Uihlein, Lynde Milwaukee, WI Brico Fund $500
Weinstein, Frances L Madison, WI General Beverage $500

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