2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Mary Lazich

Senator Mary Lazich (R) New BerlinPicture: Senator Mary LazichSenate District 28

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Senator Lazich was first elected to the Assembly in 1992 and to the Senate in an April 1998 special election.

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

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Lazich
Raised: $58,053 - Spent: $68,093
Vote: 63.4% - Cost/Vote: $1.12
Independent Backing: $0
Ward
Raised: $14,282 - Spent: $13,389
Vote: 36.5% - Cost/Vote: $0.38
Independent Backing: $0
Lazich’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Elections and Urban Affairs (Chair); Finance; Health and Human Services; Joint Finance; Joint Legislative Audit; Special Committee on Permanency for Young Children in the Child Welfare System; Special Committee on Review of Emergency Detention and Admission of Minors Under Chapter 51 (Chair); Special Committee on Supervised Release and Discharge of Sexually Violent Persons.

2011-2012: Labor, Public Safety and Urban Affairs; Public Health, Human Services and Revenue; Transportation and Elections (Chair); Joint Legislative Audit; Joint Legislative Council (Co-chair); Special Committee on Review of Emergency Detention and Admission of Minors Under Chapter 51 (Chair).


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $123,927
Self $0
Under $100 $14,763
$100 or more $20,190
PACs & Parties $17,100
Other Income $6,000

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/09-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$8,630 (42.7%) $11,560 (57.3%)

*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*
1/1/09-12/31/12
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $6,265.00
Health Services/Institutions $4,500.00
Banking & Finance $3,200.00
Transportation $3,075.00
Insurance $2,200.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,150.00
Real Estate $1,975.00
Construction $1,950.00
Agriculture $1,700.00
Political/Ideological $1,700.00
Labor Unions $1,500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,250.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,200.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,175.00
Natural Resources $1,050.00
Energy $700.00
Unknown $700.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $425.00
Education $300.00
Business $200.00

*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
1993-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Zignego Family Waukesha, WI Zignego Co $17,300
Lazich, Mary New Berlin, WI Legislator $11,506
Bryant, Anthony & Andrea Waukesha, WI Century Fence Co $5,100
Taylor, Don & Carol Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $5,100
Knox Family Jefferson, WI WD Hoard & Sons/Morgan & Myers $3,600
Kolb, Walter Waukesha, WI Audio Implements/GKC $3,150
Oster, Robert & Maureen Mequon, WI Deltrol Controls/MBO Cleary Advisors $3,100
Grebe, Michael Milwaukee, WI Bradley Foundation $3,050
Styza, Bryce & Ann Waukesha, WI Harmony Homes $2,650
Mitchell, George & Susan Whitefish Bay, WI School Choice Wisconsin $2,300

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