2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Gary Tauchen

Representative Gary Tauchen (R) BonduelPicture: Representative Gary TauchenAssembly District 6

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Tauchen was first elected to the Assembly in 2006.

He was unopposed in the primary and general elections.

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($155) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Tauchen.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Tauchen
Raised: $13,261 - Spent: $12,629
Vote: 99.3% - Cost/Vote: $0.68
Independent Backing: $155
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 0.7% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Tauchen’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Agriculture; Jobs and Economy; Public Benefit Reform; Small Business Development (Chair); State Affairs and Government Operations; Tourism.

2013-2014: Agriculture; Constitution and Ethics; International Trade and Commerce; Rural Affairs (Chair); Small Business Development (Chair); State and Local Finance.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $2,992
Self $0
Under $100 $1,270
$100 or more $3,550
PACs & Parties $8,440
Other Income $1

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
**Beginning of candidate's election cycle.

 
Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/13-12/31/14**
In-District Out-District
$1,000 (28.2%) $2,550 (71.8%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.

Excludes any returned and self contributions.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Interest Group Contributions from
1/1/13-12/31/14**
Interest Amount
Agriculture $3,200.00
Energy $1,500.00
Banking & Finance $1,350.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $750.00
Real Estate $750.00
Health Professionals $700.00
Insurance $600.00
Natural Resources $500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $450.00
Transportation $350.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $300.00
Construction $250.00
Telecommunications & Computers $250.00
Political/Ideological $39.58

* 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.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Top Contributors
2005-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Tauchen, Gary & Family Bonduel, WI Legislator/Tauchen Harmony Valley Farm $41,550
Ostrom, James & Annette De Pere, WI Milksource/Pfizer Pharmaceuticals $2,000
Weyers, Ronald & Colleen Green Bay, WI Regency Center $1,750
Vosters Family Freedom, WI Milksource $1,500
Jacobs, John III De Pere, WI Green Valley Dairy $1,250
Robaidek, Russell & Kris Pulaski, WI Nutrient applicator $950
OHarrow, Timothy Oconto Falls, WI OHarrows Inc $900
Zelten, Patrick & Deborah Pulaski, WI Dairy farmer $900
OHarrow, Todd & Megan Freedom, WI Milksource $750
VandenBrook, Timothy Bonduel, WI Vandenbrook Ford $750
Willer, Todd Kaukauna, WI Milksource $750

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