2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Tom Larson

Representative Tom Larson (R) ColfaxPicture: Representative Tom LarsonAssembly District 67

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Larson 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 Larson.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Larson
Raised: $91,934 - Spent: $98,584
Vote: 60.6% - Cost/Vote: $7.38
Independent Backing: $155
Stene
Raised: $8,811 - Spent: $8,310
Vote: 39.4% - Cost/Vote: $0.96
Independent Backing: $0
Larson’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Energy and Utilities; Family Law (Chair); Judiciary; Mining and Rural Development; Small Business Development; Transportation.

2013-2014: Energy and Utilities; Family Law (Chair); Jobs, Economy and Mining; Judiciary; Small Business Development; Transportation; Common Core Standards.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $26,766
Self $50,100
Under $100 $5,629
$100 or more $23,005
PACs & Parties $13,200
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
$8,400 (36.5%) $14,605 (63.5%)

*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 $5,300.00
Construction $4,350.00
Energy $3,000.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $2,700.00
Business $2,470.00
Banking & Finance $2,210.00
Insurance $2,200.00
Health Professionals $2,000.00
Road Construction $1,500.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,400.00
Transportation $1,350.00
Political/Ideological $1,300.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Natural Resources $1,000.00
Unknown $900.00
Telecommunications & Computers $850.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $600.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $575.00
Civil servant/public employee $500.00
Health Services/Institutions $500.00
Real Estate $500.00

* 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
2009-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Larson, Thomas Colfax, WI Legislator $118,215
Jacobs Family Colfax, WI Cedar River Potato Co $2,200
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $2,200
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $2,000
Farrow, Peter & Michelle Chippewa Falls, WI Group Health Cooperative Eau Claire/
Chippewa Falls Chamber of Commerce
$1,950
Lentz, Donald & Kay Menomonie, WI Lentz Fertilizer $1,925
Custer, Ken & Debi Elk Mound, WI Chippewa Valley Grain & Processing $1,750
Prochnow, Ron & Luanne Menomonie, WI Farmer $1,700
Bauman, Gerald Sr & Gerald Jr Chippewa Falls, WI Bauman Construction $1,600
Larson, John & Roger Menomonie, WI Bear Valley Electric $1,450

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