2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Steve Nass

Senator Steve Nass (R) WhitewaterPicture: Senator Steve NassSenate District 11

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Senator Nass was first elected to the Assembly in 1990 and to the Senate in 2014.

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

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($155) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Nass.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Nass
Raised: $81,874 - Spent: $67,026
Vote: 63.3% - Cost/Vote: $1.53
Independent Backing: $155
Kilkenny
Raised: $11,693 - Spent: $11,008
Vote: 36.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.43
Independent Backing: $0
Nass’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Education; Education Reform and Government Operations; Labor and Government Reform (Chair); Universities and Technical Colleges (Vice-Chair); Joint Review of Administrative Rules.

2013-2014: Member of the Assembly.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $20,620
Self $500
Under $100 $5,287
$100 or more $57,590
PACs & Parties $18,400
Other Income $97

*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
$26,900 (46.7%) $30,690 (53.3%)

*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 $10,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $7,840.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $7,450.00
Real Estate $6,400.00
Political/Ideological $5,500.00
Construction $5,450.00
Agriculture $4,850.00
Health Professionals $4,500.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $4,250.00
Health Services/Institutions $3,600.00
Business $2,900.00
Unknown $2,700.00
Transportation $2,050.00
Natural Resources $1,650.00
Labor Unions $1,250.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,250.00
Insurance $1,150.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,100.00
Education $950.00
Civil servant/public employee $550.00
Energy $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
1993-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Kachel Family Whitewater, WI Wisconsin Dairy Supply/Lendost Management/
Commercial Bank of Whitewater
$3,750
Wright, William Whitewater, WI Wrights Lawnview Mobile Home Park $3,425
Kolb, Walter & Anita Waukesha, WI Audio Implements/GKC $3,050
Lesar, Nick & Janet Palmyra, WI Weiler & Co $2,450
Mathews, Edwin Brookfield, WI ProHealth Care Waukesha Memorial Hospital $2,400
Anderson, John & Anna Rockford, IL Anderson Industries $2,000
Caldwell, James Whitewater, WI First Citizens State Bank $2,000
Liautaud, James & Leslie Key Largo, FL Jimmy John's $2,000
Wiswell, William & Anne Elkhorn, WI Retired $2,000
Omdoll, James & Jackie Palmyra, WI A-1 Creative Packaging $1,900

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