2012 Campaign Finance Profile - Mark Miller

Senator Mark Miller (D) MononaPicture: Senator Mark MillerSenate District 16

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2012 Election Notes and Background

Senator Miller was first elected to the Assembly in 1998 and to the Senate in 2004.

He was unopposed in the primary and general election.

2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Miller
Raised: $86,855 - Spent: $66,742
Vote: 98.7% - Cost/Vote: $0.92
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.3% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Miller’s Committee Assignments

2013-2014: Elections and Urban Affairs; Energy, Consumer Protection and Government Reform; Natural Resources; Joint Legislative Council; Council on Military and State Relations.

2011-2012: Senate Organization; Joint Employment Relations; Joint Legislative Organization; Conference on January 2011 Special Assembly Bill 11; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Nanotechnology.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/09 $46,362
Self $0
Under $100 $19,411
$100 or more $48,538
PACs & Parties $18,060
Other Income $846

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/09-12/31/12
In-District Out-District
$13,925 (28.7%) $34,563 (71.3%)

*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
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $11,275.00
Labor Unions $8,750.00
Health Professionals $6,700.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,800.00
Banking & Finance $4,025.00
Education $3,675.00
Business $3,550.00
Real Estate $3,500.00
Transportation $3,050.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,850.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,775.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,088.00
Unknown $2,000.00
Political/Ideological $1,550.00
Insurance $1,350.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,250.00
Energy $1,250.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,100.00
Agriculture $200.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $200.00
Construction $100.00
Natural Resources $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
1997-2012
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Miller, Mark & Jo Oyama-Miller Monona, WI Legislator/Community Action Coalition $23,241
Traver, Jon & Margaret Monona, WI Retired $4,050
Fienen, Michael & Chandra Madison, WI Self-employed $3,935
Veasey, Chance & Keiko Minneapolis, MN NETASPX/Velocity Technology Solutions $3,788
Wahlin Family Stoughton, WI Stoughton Trailers $3,500
Fritz, Richard Monona, WI Fritz Campus Properties $2,500
Manning, Bradley & Susan Monona, WI UW Hospital & Clinics/Wisconsin Medical Society $2,250
Bowles, B Dean & Ann Monona, WI University of Wisconsin $2,227
Goeres, Ted & Mary Jean Lodi, WI Retired $2,200
Tierney, Donald & Joanne De Forest, WI Southbridge Group $2,200

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