2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Chris Larson

Senator Chris Larson (D) MilwaukeePicture: Senator Chris LarsonSenate District 7

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Senator Larson was first elected to the Senate in 2010.

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

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $151,466 - Spent: $80,012
Vote: 59.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.91
Independent Backing: $0
Raised: $2,003 - Spent: $1,581
Vote: 40.3% - Cost/Vote: $0.06
Independent Backing: $0
Larson’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Education; Labor and Government Reform; Workforce Development, Public Works and Military Affairs.

2013-2014: Senate Organization; Joint Employment Relations; Joint Legislative Organization; Joint Legislative Council.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/11** $471
Self $0
Under $100 $92,599
$100 or more $32,973
PACs & Parties $25,150
Other Income $744

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

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$13,458 (40.8%) $19,516 (59.2%)

*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
Labor Unions $12,750.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $8,485.14
Health Professionals $5,350.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,000.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $3,449.98
Education $3,116.66
Banking & Finance $2,750.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,400.00
Insurance $2,300.00
Political/Ideological $2,059.06
Energy $1,665.50
Business $1,350.00
Agriculture $1,200.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,066.66
Unknown $1,050.00
Real Estate $1,000.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,000.00
Civil servant/public employee $750.00
Natural Resources $630.00
Transportation $500.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $300.00
Construction $200.00
Defense $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
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Larson, Christopher Milwaukee, WI Legislator $3,000
Briscoe, Tom & Cheri Milwaukee, WI Retired $2,613
Hastreiter, Edward & Joseph Milwaukee, WI EWH Small Business Accounting $1,650
Lynch, William H & Barbara Manger Milwaukee, WI Law Office of William H Lynch/Artists Working In Education Inc $1,567
Ott, Marlene Greendale, WI Retired $1,550
Brandstetter, Thomas Milwaukee, WI Columbia-St Mary's Hospital $1,350
Janis, Gerald Milwaukee, WI Aurora Health Care Systems $1,142
Black, Spencer Madison, WI Legislator $1,000
Duncan, Raymond Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee Board of School Directors $1,000
Knauss, Dan Milwaukee, WI New Local Media $1,000
Long, Emily Milwaukee, WI Community Development Advocates $1,000
Mamalakis, Emmanuel Brookfield, WI SXP Analytics $1,000
Vahey, Raymond Milwaukee, WI Retired $1,000
Zerban, Robert & Cornelia Kenosha, WI Kenosha County Board of Supervisors/Northcentral Technical College $1,000

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