2016 Campaign Finance Profile - Kevin Petersen

Representative Kevin Petersen (R) WaupacaPicture: Representative Kevin PetersenAssembly District 40

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2016 Election Notes and Background

Representative Petersen was first elected to the Assembly in 2006.

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

2016 Campaign Finance Summary
Petersen
Raised: $50,378 - Spent: $62,518
Vote: 64.6% - Cost/Vote: $3.50
Independent Backing: $0
Martin
Raised: $33,392 - Spent: $33,392
Vote: 35.4% - Cost/Vote: $3.41
Independent Backing: $0
Petersen’s Committee Assignments

2017-2018: Energy and Utilities; Financial Institutions; Insurance (Chair); Public Benefit Reform; Science and Technology (Vice-Chair); Ways and Means.

2015-2016: Energy and Utilities; Financial Institutions; Health; Insurance (Chair); Ways and Means; Joint Information Policy and Technology (Co-Chair).

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/15** $37,467
Self $0
Under $100 $4,003
$100 or more $26,635
PACs & Parties $19,740
Other Income $0

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

 
Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/15-12/31/16**
In-District Out-District
$14,505 (54.5%) $12,130 (45.5%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.

Self contributions are excluded.

Returned contributions are excluded at our discretion.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/15-12/31/16**
Interest Amount
Political/Ideological $10,390.37
Insurance $8,625.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $6,665.00
Real Estate $2,750.00
Banking & Finance $2,575.00
Energy $1,950.00
Agriculture $1,870.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,850.00
Business $1,680.00
Health Professionals $1,650.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,500.00
Natural Resources $1,100.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $950.00
Transportation $950.00
Unknown $900.00
Telecommunications & Computers $600.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $250.00
Construction $120.00

*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.

Self contributions are excluded.

Returned contributions are excluded at our discretion.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Top Contributors
2005-2016
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Petersen, Kevin Waupaca, WI Legislator $22,569
Sturm Family Manawa, WI Omholt & Forsythe/Sturm & Sons $8,010
Schmitt, James & Vicki Almond, WI Retired $5,700
Petersen, Jeffrey & Karen Waupaca, WI J Mark Investments Ltd $5,500
Shambeau Family Waupaca, WI Shambeau & Thern Real Estate $4,600
Petersen, Todd & Jillian Waupaca, WI Neuville Motors/Journal Community Publishing Group $4,100
Mishler, Clifford & Sally Waupaca, WI Shambeau & Thern Real Estate $3,850
Meighan, Pat & Ann Marie Waupaca, WI Clear Water Harbor $2,940
Spoerl, Robert & Kim Waupaca, WI General Beer $2,790
Lane, Donavan & Jean Waupaca, WI ABC Computers $2,750

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