2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Tyler August

Representative August Tyler (R) Lake Geneva Picture: Representative Tyler AugustAssembly District 32

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Tyler was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.

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

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

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $57,237 - Spent: $44,945
Vote: 65.8% - Cost/Vote: $3.28
Independent Backing: $155
Raised: $1,587 - Spent: $2,144
Vote: 34.0% - Cost/Vote: $0.30
Independent Backing: $0
Tyler’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Assembly Organization; Insurance; Rules; Joint Legislative Council; Joint Survey Tax Exemptions (Co-Chair).

2013-2014: Joint Legislative Council; Review of Administrative Rules; Assembly Organization; Government Operations and State Licensing; Health; Judiciary; Labor; Rules; State Affairs; Joint Review of Administrative Rules; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions (Co-Chair); Law Revision Committee.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $7,544
Self $0
Under $100 $3,887
$100 or more $33,657
PACs & Parties $13,485
Other Income $6,208

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

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$11,007 (32.7%) $22,650 (67.3%)

*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*
Interest Amount
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,507.00
Banking & Finance $4,450.00
Agriculture $3,400.00
Insurance $3,050.00
Real Estate $2,975.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,900.00
Transportation $2,820.00
Political/Ideological $2,785.00
Labor Unions $2,750.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,475.00
Health Professionals $2,350.00
Business $1,850.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,750.00
Natural Resources $1,680.00
Construction $1,600.00
Energy $1,250.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,200.00
Road Construction $1,000.00
Unknown $850.00
Telecommunications & Computers $350.00
Civil servant/public employee $150.00

* 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
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
August, Tyler Lake Geneva, WI Legislator $4,300
Stensland Family Williams Bay, WI Martin Group $2,250
Merwin, Ernie & Rebecca Lake Geneva, WI Merwin Farms Inc/Rauland Agency Inc $2,000
Tompkins, John & Cindy Rochelle, IL News Media Corp $2,000
Whowell/Chupich Family Fontana, WI Gordy's Lakefront Marine/Geneva Lakes Tours $1,950
Gianitsos, Nick & Laurie Lake Geneva, WI Mercy Health System $1,750
Gage Family Williams Bay, WI Gage Marine $1,595
Kachel, David & Lolita Whitewater, WI Wisconsin Dairy Supply $1,575
Otzen, Karl & Lucy Lake Geneva, WI Circle L Capital Management $1,500
Stinebrink, Mark & Mary Lake Geneva, WI Lake Geneva Foods Inc $1,500

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