2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Lee A. Nerison

Representative Lee A. Nerison (R) WestbyPicture: Representative Lee A. NerisonAssembly District 96

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Representative Nerison was first elected to the Assembly in 2004.

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

NRA Political Victory Fund ($576), Volunteers for Agriculture ($19,322) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($155) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Nerison.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Nerison
Raised: $93,668 - Spent: $71,212
Vote: 58.9% - Cost/Vote: $5.61
Independent Backing: $20,053
Flesch
Raised: $60,394 - Spent: $58,923
Vote: 41.1% - Cost/Vote: $6.67
Independent Backing: $0
Nerison’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Aging and Long-Term Care; Agriculture (Chair); Consumer Protection; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; Veterans and Military Affairs.

2013-2014:  Aging and Long-Term Care; Agriculture (Chair); Consumer Protection; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; Veterans.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $5,801
Self $0
Under $100 $14,377
$100 or more $61,592
PACs & Parties $17,700
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
$11,675 (19.0%) $49,917 (81.0%)

*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
Road Construction $11,500.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $8,800.00
Banking & Finance $6,825.00
Construction $5,399.00
Business $4,799.00
Insurance $4,450.00
Health Professionals $4,265.00
Natural Resources $4,250.00
Agriculture $3,725.00
Health Services/Institutions $3,653.84
Political/Ideological $3,250.00
Energy $3,025.00
Transportation $2,150.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,125.00
Real Estate $2,050.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,875.00
Labor Unions $1,750.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,625.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,550.00
Unknown $1,525.00
Civil servant/public employee $700.00

* 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
Nerison, Lee & Laura Westby, WI Legislator/Vernon Memorial Hospital $6,100
Walton Family Millsap, TX Walmart Stores $4,200
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $4,000
Roth Family Wauzeka, WI Roth Feeder Pigs Inc $3,100
Frank Family Middleton, WI Frank Liquor Co $3,000
Cullen Family Waunakee, WI JP Cullen & Sons $2,599
Wall, Scot & Amanda Cashton, WI Bank of Cashton/BEST BioDiesel $2,550
Aycox, Rod & Leslie Alpharetta, GA LoanMax $2,500
McCormick, Pierre & Kathryn Venice, FL Wisconsin Distributors $2,500
James Family Fennimore, WI H James & Sons Inc $2,250
Sadoff Family Milwaukee, WI Badger Liquor $2,250

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