2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Janis Ringhand

Senator Janis Ringhand (D) EvansvillePicture: Senator Janis RinghandSenate District 15

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Senator Ringhand was first elected to the Assembly in 2010 and the Senate in 2014.

She won a three-way primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Ringhand
Raised: $111,603 - Spent: $87,876
Vote: 59.5% - Cost/Vote: $2.41
Independent Backing: $0
Fitzgerald
Raised: $77,168 - Spent: $77,367
Vote: 40.5% - Cost/Vote: $3.12
Independent Backing: $0
Ringhand’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Economic Development and Commerce; Revenue, Financial Institutions and Rural Issues.

2013-2014: Member of the Assembly.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $1,659
Self $1,000
Under $100 $17,389
$100 or more $56,715
PACs & Parties $36,146
Other Income $353

*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
$20,715 (36.6%) $35,900 (63.4%)

*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
Labor Unions $18,400.00
Political/Ideological $10,471.47
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $9,746.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $8,158.98
Health Professionals $6,158.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,450.00
Health Services/Institutions $5,072.00
Civil servant/public employee $4,150.00
Education $3,105.00
Insurance $2,675.00
Natural Resources $2,450.00
Banking & Finance $2,425.00
Energy $2,350.00
Construction $1,925.00
Transportation $1,900.00
Road Construction $1,750.00
Agriculture $1,700.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,425.00
Business $1,100.00
Unknown $900.00
Real Estate $850.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $600.00

* 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
Porter, Thomas & Susan Kinast-Porter Elkhorn, WI Blackhawk Technical College/Mercy Health System $4,300
Ringhand, Janis & Gordy Evansville, WI Legislator $4,170
Thomson, John & Mary New Glarus, WI Retired $3,050
Francois Family Belleville, WI Francois Oil Co/Thermo Electron $2,375
Frantz, John & Mary Monroe, WI Monroe Clinic $2,250
Kennedy Family Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $2,000
Berg, Roger & Brenda Evansville, WI Allen Realty/Evansville School District $1,700
Bysted, Steve Janesville, WI Ott Schweitzer Distributing Inc $1,500
Gengler, Michael Monticello, WI Attorney $1,500
Katz, Donald & Rebecca Madison, WI Investor/Many Stones Consulting $1,500
Sanders, Michael & Norah Monroe, WI Monroe Clinic $1,500

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