2014 Campaign Finance Profile - Janet Bewley

Senator Janet Bewley (D) AshlandPicture: Senator Janet BewleySenate District 25

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Senator Bewley 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.

Wisconsin Family Action Inc. - 1.91 Account ($2,088) and Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($149) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Bewley's opponent.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Bewley
Raised: $111,882 - Spent: $110,733
Vote: 51.2% - Cost/Vote: $3.16
Independent Backing: $0
Deutsch
Raised: $103,540 - Spent: $103,466
Vote: 48.8% - Cost/Vote: $3.09
Independent Backing: $2,236
Bewley’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Education; Insurance, Housing and Trade; Universities and Technical Colleges; Joint Legislative Audit.

2013-2014: Member of the Assembly.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $11,205
Self $0
Under $100 $17,609
$100 or more $70,930
PACs & Parties $23,343
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
$39,090 (55.1%) $31,840 (44.9%)

*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
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $20,035.00
Labor Unions $12,100.00
Political/Ideological $6,589.29
Health Professionals $6,280.00
Health Services/Institutions $6,162.80
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,775.00
Business $5,750.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $5,565.00
Education $4,060.00
Unknown $3,800.00
Banking & Finance $3,300.00
Civil servant/public employee $3,181.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,975.00
Energy $1,950.00
Construction $1,300.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $1,300.00
Insurance $1,250.00
Agriculture $1,050.00
Real Estate $1,000.00
Transportation $775.00
Telecommunications & Computers $250.00
Defense $125.00
Natural Resources $100.00
Road Construction $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
2009-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Graham, Linda Hayward, WI Beehive Botanicals $2,250
Schanning, Kevin & Sjana Iron River, WI Northland College/USDA $2,100
Brewster, Ronald E & Doris H New Auburn, WI Retired $2,000
Katz, Don & Rebecca Madison, WI Katz Family Office LLC/Many Stones Consulting $2,000
Rice, Mary Bayfield, WI Wild Rice Restaurant $2,000
Sebranek, Pat & Judy Madison, WI Sebranek Inc $2,000
Wahner, James & Dorothy Mercer, WI Wahner Professional Services $1,900
Ogle, Derek & Kim Iron River, WI Northland College/Essentia Health $1,750
Ekstrom, Donald & Catherine Washburn, WI Retired $1,700
Lewis, Jeffrey & Debra Ashland, WI Red Cliff Community Health/Attorney $1,550

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