2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Joan Ballweg

Representative Joan Ballweg (R) Markesan Picture: Representative Joan BallwegAssembly District 41

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Ballweg was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

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

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

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Ballweg
Raised: $35,930 - Spent: $23,581
Vote: 61.0% - Cost/Vote: $1.79
Independent Backing: $155
Kallas
Raised: $6,193 - Spent: $4,533
Vote: 39.0% - Cost/Vote: $0.54
Independent Backing: $0
Bellweg’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Review of Adminstrative Rules (Chair); Colleges and Universities; Financial Institutions; Mental Health Reform; Rules; Tourism; Joint Review of Administrative Rules (Co-Chair), Joint Legislative Council (Co-Chair).

2013-2014: Assembly Organization; Colleges and Universities; Rules; Tourism; Joint Legislative Council (Chair); Building Commission; Speaker's Taskforce on Mental Health; Special Committee on 911 Communications (Chair); Special Commitee on Review of Emergency Detention and Admission of Minors Under Chapter 51.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $11,537
Self $0
Under $100 $4,225
$100 or more $20,755
PACs & Parties $10,450
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
$10,090 (48.6%) $10,665 (51.4%)

*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
Agriculture $4,090.00
Health Professionals $3,425.00
Transportation $2,900.00
Construction $2,550.00
Labor Unions $2,250.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,900.00
Unknown $1,800.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,640.00
Banking & Finance $1,600.00
Natural Resources $1,350.00
Energy $1,300.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,300.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,150.00
Business $1,100.00
Real Estate $950.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $950.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $350.00
Education $200.00
Insurance $200.00
Political/Ideological $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
2003-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Ballweg, Joan Markesan, WI Legislator $3,600
Diercks, Stephen Coloma, WI Coloma Farms $1,450
Miller Family Wautoma, WI Lifequest Services $1,350
Gelhar, James & Patricia Ripon, WI AF Gelhar Co Inc $1,000
Ownby, Kim & Miriam Ripon, WI CHN Homecare/Markesan Resident Home Inc $1,000
Detjen, Ronald & Mary Berlin, WI Impromed Inc $850
Waterman, Andrew & Judy Baraboo, WI Waterman Log Crafters $850
Prentice, Bob Ripon, WI AFK Corp $815
King, Jack Ripon, WI McDonald's $800
Webster, Robert Ripon, WI Webster's United Food Services Inc $800

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