2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Dean Knudson

Representative Dean Knudson (R) HudsonPicture: Representative Dean KnudsonAssembly District 30

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Knudson was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.

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

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

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Knudson
Raised: $63,370 - Spent: $45,555
Vote: 59.7% - Cost/Vote: $3.27
Independent Backing: $155
Laumann
Raised: $3,099 - Spent: $3,071
Vote: 37.1% - Cost/Vote: $0.35
Independent Backing: $0
Doe’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Review of Administrative Rules (Vice-Chair); Education; Finance; Joint Review of Administrative Rules (Vice-Chair); Joint Finance.

2013-2014: Colleges and Universities; Finance; Joint Finance; Common Core Standards.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $3,191
Self $0
Under $100 $6,020
$100 or more $45,562
PACs & Parties $11,400
Other Income $388

*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
$30,712 (68.2%) $14,350 (31.8%)

*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
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/13-12/31/14**
Interest Amount
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $11,045.00
Health Services/Institutions $4,300.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $3,763.00
Construction $3,650.00
Business $3,500.00
Health Professionals $3,200.00
Real Estate $3,150.00
Banking & Finance $2,800.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,792.07
Transportation $2,700.00
Insurance $1,900.00
Energy $1,850.00
Political/Ideological $1,750.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,650.00
Unknown $1,650.00
Natural Resources $1,300.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,200.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Road Construction $1,000.00
Agriculture $800.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $500.00
Education $175.00

* 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.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Top Contributors
2009-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Hood, Timothy & Wendy Hudson, WI Delta Airlines $3,000
Nelson, Grant & Carol Prescott, WI Retired $3,000
Umbel, Thomas & Susan Hudson, WI Hologic Inc/Property management $3,000
Hamill, Steven & Carla Hudson, WI Winslow Capital/Nuveen Investments $2,300
Burchill, Alan & Jill Hudson, WI St Croix Valley Insurance/Salo LLC $2,250
Rinehart, Richard & Carol River Falls, WI Dick's Market $2,200
Metcalf, Stephen & Kathy Hudson, WI Air Motion Systems $2,100
Wenck, David & Joyce Hudson, WI Retired $1,950
Friedlander, William & Sally Hudson, WI Retired $1,850
Duerst, Dennis & Lois Hudson, WI 3M Corp/River Valley Dental Care $1,800

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