Representative Rodriguez was first elected to the Assembly in a November 2013 special election.
She won a five-way primary and faced Democratic opposition in the special election.
American Federation for Children Action Fund IE Committee ($45,647), Jobs First Coalition Political Fund ($53,000), Wisconsin Family Action Inc - 1.91 Account ($3) and Wisconsin Right to Life O.M.I.D. ($500) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Rodriguez. Greater Wisconsin Political Expenditure Fund ($30,815) and Voces de la Frontera Action Committee ($342) made independent expenditures supporting her opponent.
2013 Special Election Finance Summary
Raised: $68,976 - Spent: $51,484
Vote: 56.3% - Cost/Vote: $11.30
Independent Backing: $99,149
Raised: $48,805 - Spent: $43,321
Vote: 43.6% - Cost/Vote: $12.30
Independent Backing: $31,157
Rodriguez’s Committee Assignments
2013-2014: Criminal Justice; Education; Health; Jobs, Economy and Mining; Joint Legislative Council.
2011-2012: Not yet elected.
*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
|$2,065 (4.1%)||$48,841 (95.9%)|
*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||$5,000.00|
|Banking & Finance||$4,850.00|
|Telecommunications & Computers||$1,100.00|
|Civil servant/public employee||$625.00|
*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.
|Cullen Family||Waunakee, WI||JP Cullen & Sons||$1,500|
|Aycox, Rod & Leslie||Alpharetta, GA||LoanMax||$1,000|
|DeVos, Dick & Betsy||Grand Rapids, MI||Alticor/Windquest||$1,000|
|Mayer, Scott & Suzanne M||Franklin, WI||QPS Employment Group||$1,000|
|Olivas, Ivan & Tamara||Grafton, WI||Rockwell Automation/Hispanics for School Choice||$1,000|
|Rodriguez, Dana & Jesus||Oak Creek, WI||Padre Pio Clinic||$1,000|
|Sadoff, Gary & Lacey||Milwaukee, WI||Badger Liquor||$1,000|