2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Kevin Petersen

Representative Kevin Petersen (R) WaupacaPicture: Representative Kevin PetersenAssembly District 40

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Petersen 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 Petersen.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Petersen
Raised: $32,230 - Spent: $15,474
Vote: 99.0% - Cost/Vote: $0.84
Independent Backing: $155
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.0% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Petersen’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Energy and Utilities; Financial Institutions; Health; Insurance (Chair); Ways and Means; Joint Information Policy and Technology (Co-Chair).

2013-2014: Energy and Utilities; Health; Insurance (Chair); Jobs, Economy and Mining; State and Federal Relations; Joint Information Policy and Technology (Co-Chair); Speaker's Taskforce on Mental Health.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $20,711
Self $0
Under $100 $2,790
$100 or more $20,190
PACs & Parties $9,250
Other Income $0

*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
$10,020 (49.6%) $10,170 (50.4%)

*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
Insurance $6,025.00
Banking & Finance $3,075.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,985.00
Health Professionals $2,635.32
Business $2,050.00
Energy $1,750.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,500.00
Real Estate $1,450.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,120.00
Road Construction $1,000.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $950.00
Transportation $900.00
Agriculture $750.00
Labor Unions $750.00
Unknown $550.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $250.00
Construction $200.00

* 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
2005-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Petersen, Kevin Waupaca, WI Legislator $22,569
Sturm Family Manawa, WI Sturm & Sons/Omholt & Forsythe $7,330
Petersen, Jeffrey & Karen Waupaca, WI Petersen Investing $5,000
Shambeau Family Waupaca, WI Shambeau & Thern Real Estate $4,100
Schmitt, James & Vicki Almond, WI Retired $3,700
Petersen, Todd & Jillian Waupaca, WI Neuville Motors/Journal Community Publishing Group $3,600
Mishler, Clifford & Sally Waupaca, WI Shambeau & Thern Real Estate $3,350
Lane, Donavan & Jean Waupaca, WI ABC Computers $2,750
Spoerl, Robert & Kim Waupaca, WI General Beer $2,540
Van Kampen, Anthony & Lorraine New London, WI Retired $2,450

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