2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Joel Kleefisch

Representative Joel Kleefisch (R) OconomowocPicture: Representative Joel KleefischAssembly District 38

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Kleefisch was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

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 Kleefisch.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Kleefisch
Raised: $31,151 - Spent: $32,574
Vote: 62.9% - Cost/Vote: $1.86
Independent Backing: $155
Chojnacki
Raised: $14,024 - Spent: $13,989
Vote: 37.0% - Cost/Vote: $1.36
Independent Backing: $0
Kleefisch’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Corrections; Criminal Justice and Public Safety (Chair); Family Law; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; State Affairs and Government Operations; Tourism.

2013-2014: Corrections; Criminal Justice (Chair); Labor; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; State Affairs and Government Operations; Tourism.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $11,914
Self $0
Under $100 $2,011
$100 or more $21,300
PACs & Parties $7,340
Other Income $500

*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
$7,350 (35.3%) $13,450 (64.7%)

*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
Construction $3,975.00
Real Estate $2,925.00
Banking & Finance $2,850.00
Business $2,300.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $2,250.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,200.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,100.00
Labor Unions $1,750.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,500.00
Transportation $1,100.00
Agriculture $1,000.00
Road Construction $750.00
Political/Ideological $739.75
Health Professionals $700.00
Insurance $550.00
Unknown $400.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $300.00
Energy $250.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $200.00
Civil servant/public employee $100.00
Education $100.00
Natural Resources $100.00

* 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
2003-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Zignego Family Hartford, WI Zignego Co $3,550
Eisenga, Michael & Claire Columbus, WI First American Funding $3,500
Eyers, William & Dana Oconomowoc, WI Ever Dry Waterproofing $3,500
Hepp, Gerald & Linda Watertown, WI Jerry Hepp Excavating Inc $3,150
Hultquist, Robert & Mary Oconomowoc, WI Attorney $2,950
Wiesner, John & Lisa Okauchee, WI John T Wiesner Real Estate $2,700
Jorgensen Family Oconomowoc, WI VJS Construction Services $2,350
Gende, James J II & Angela Delafield, WI Gende Law Offices/Goff Auto Body $2,200
Pakalski, Peter & Monica Nashotah, WI Granite Resources Corp $2,050
Taylor, Don Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $2,025

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