2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Dave Craig

Representative Dave Craig (R) Big BendPicture: Representative Dave CraigAssembly District 83

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Craig was first elected to the Assembly in a May 2011 special election.

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 Craig.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Craig
Raised: $46,073 - Spent: $20,147
Vote: 73.0% - Cost/Vote: $0.94
Independent Backing: $155
Brownlow
Raised: $1,190 - Spent: $1,767
Vote: 26.9% - Cost/Vote: $0.22
Independent Backing: $0
Craig’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Campaigns and Elections; Family Law; Financial Insitutions (Chair); Insurance; Public Benefit Reform; State Affairs and Government Operations (Vice-Chair).

2013-2014: Campaigns and Elections; Family Law; Financial Insitutions (Chair); Government Operations and State Licensing; Insurance; Judiciary.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $8,270
Self $0
Under $100 $5,673
$100 or more $29,400
PACs & Parties $11,000
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
$7,380 (25.1%) $22,020 (74.9%)

*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
Banking & Finance $9,010.00
Construction $4,860.00
Insurance $4,310.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $3,410.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,150.00
Political/Ideological $2,050.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,000.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,500.00
Transportation $1,250.00
Real Estate $1,200.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,160.00
Business $1,050.00
Natural Resources $1,050.00
Agriculture $900.00
Energy $850.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $700.00
Unknown $600.00
Labor Unions $500.00
Civil servant/public employee $400.00
Road Construction $350.00
Health Professionals $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
2011-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Masters Family Elm Grove, WI Kinetic Co Inc $3,750
Schroeder, Alan & Barbara Muskego, WI Retired $2,600
Kolb, Walter & Anita Waukesha, WI Audio Implements/GKC $2,500
Huss, Gary & Kristine Muskego, WI Hudapack Metal Treating $2,360
Schildt, Gary & Terri East Troy, WI Hypro Inc $2,100
Bryant, Anthony & Andrea Waukesha, WI Century Fence Co $1,600
Johnson, Timothy & Patricia Hales Corners, WI Heritage Funeral Home $1,600
Weiner, James & Louise Palmyra, WI Investor $1,300
Taylor, Don Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $1,250
Lauer, Brian Waterford, WI Lauer Financial Services $1,210

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