Updated: January 27, 2014
Senator Taylor was first elected to the Assembly in an April 2003 special election and to the Senate in 2004.
She was unopposed in the primary and faced Independent opposition in the general election.
2012 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $124,781 - Spent: $94,709
Vote: 86.6% - Cost/Vote: $1.41
Independent Backing: $1,374
Raised: $600 - Spent: $675
Vote: 13.1% - Cost/Vote: $0.07
Independent Backing: $0
Taylor’s Committee Assignments
2013-2014: Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism; Economic Development and Local Government; Elections and Urban Affairs; Joint Review Criminal Penalties; Special Committee on Symposia Series on State Income Tax Reform Information.
2011-2012: Economic Development and Veterans and Military Affairs; Finance; Review of Administrative Rules; Joint Review of Administrative Rules; Joint Finance; Joint Review on Criminal Penalties; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Strengthening Wisconsin Families (Co-chair); Subcommittee on Funding Components (Chair); Subcommittee on Courts and Effective Justice Strategies (Chair); Special Committee on Justice Reinvestment Initiative Oversight (Chair); Justice System Funding, Organization and Strategies; Subcommittee on Justice System Funding, Organization and Strategies (Chair); Special Committee on Criminal Justice Funding and Strategies.
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$6,982 (8.8%)||$72,494 (91.2%)|
*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||$4,500.00|
|Banking & Finance||$4,425.00|
|Civil servant/public employee||$4,215.00|
|Telecommunications & Computers||$600.00|
*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.
|Taylor, Lena||Milwaukee, WI||Legislator||$59,807|
|Burt, Ricky||Menomonee Falls, WI||Greater New Birth Church||$4,500|
|Asif Rana, Chaudhry & Naheed Mughal||Brookfield, WI||Rana Brothers||$4,000|
|Banks, Emile||Brookfield, WI||Emile Banks & Associates||$4,000|
|Smith, Eugene||Milwaukee, WI||Gene's Supperclub||$3,900|
|Earle, Peter & Sandy||Shorewood, WI||Peter Earle Law Offices/Borkowf & Borkovec||$3,400|
|Harlan, Emery & Natalie||Milwaukee, WI||Gonzalez, Saggio, et al||$3,100|
|Fuller, Howard & Deborah McGriff||Milwaukee, WI||Marquette University/New Schools Venture Fund||$2,925|
|Hoeschen, Brad||Milwaukee, WI||Greenberg & Hoeschen||$2,600|
|Kagen, Steve||Appleton, WI||Kagen Allergy Clinic||$2,500|
*Excludes contributions during the period she terminated her committee while running for Milwaukee County Executive in 2008.