2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Travis Tranel

Representative Travis Tranel (R) Cuba CityPicture: Representative Travis TranelAssembly District 49

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Tranel was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.

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

NRA Political Victory Fund ($493) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($155) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Tranel.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $67,487 - Spent: $48,822
Vote: 61.4% - Cost/Vote: $3.99
Independent Backing: $648
Raised: $4,180 - Spent: $4,203
Vote: 38.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.55
Independent Backing: $0
Tranel’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Agriculture; Colleges and Universities; Energy and Utilities; Insurance; Small Business Development; Tourism (Chair).

2013-2014: Agriculture; Campaigns and Elections; Family Law; Insurance; State and Federal Relations (Chair).

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $24,431
Self $0
Under $100 $8,047
$100 or more $47,190
PACs & Parties $12,250
Other Income $0

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

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$23,450 (49.9%) $23,540 (50.1%)

*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
Insurance $7,300.00
Banking & Finance $7,255.28
Agriculture $6,125.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,650.00
Construction $3,850.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,720.00
Health Professionals $3,110.00
Political/Ideological $2,550.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,350.00
Energy $2,200.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,155.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,150.00
Labor Unions $1,850.00
Business $1,650.00
Real Estate $1,600.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,250.00
Natural Resources $1,100.00
Transportation $1,100.00
Road Construction $1,000.00
Education $700.00
Civil servant/public employee $575.00

* 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
Travis Tranel & Family Cuba City, WI Legislator/Tranel Farms USA/Medical Associates Health Centers $14,702
Fritz Family Potosi, WI Tricor Inc $8,500
Schweigert Family Platteville, WI Gro Alliance/Snap Fitness $5,100
Schneller Family Platteville, WI Platteville Development Group/Kaiser Permanente $4,500
Vaassen, Terry & Bonnie Platteville, WI Vaassen, Pluemer CPAs/University of Wisconsin $3,600
Jewison, Joe & Gina Platteville, WI Emerald Earth Cattle Co $3,500
Tang, Mathias & Cynthia Platteville, WI Big M Self Storage/Insight Industries $3,500
Biddick, Brad & Peggy Livingston, WI Biddick Inc $3,300
Kraemer-Peterson Family Madison, WI Edward Kraemer & Sons Construction $3,000
Runde Family Belmont, WI First Capitol Salvage $3,000

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