2016 Campaign Finance Profile - Keith Ripp

Representative Keith Ripp (R) LodiPicture: Representative Keith RippAssembly District 42

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2016 Election Notes and Background

Representative Ripp was first elected to the Assembly in 2008.

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

NRA Political Victory Fund - Federal PAC ($731) and Volunteers for Agriculture ($19,695) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Ripp. For Our Future ($3,844) and Greater Wisconsin Political Independent Expenditure Fund ($20,559) supported his opponent.

2016 Campaign Finance Summary
Ripp
Raised: $110,926 - Spent: $120,588
Vote: 58.6% - Cost/Vote: $7.16
Independent Backing: $20,426
Ferriter
Raised: $2385,870 - Spent: $213,387
Vote: 41.3% - Cost/Vote: $17.98
Independent Backing: $24,403
Ripp’s Committee Assignments

2017-2018: Agriculture; Local Government (Vice-Chair); Natural Resources and Sporiting Heritage; Transportation (Chair); Workforce Development.

2015-2016: Agriculture; Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage; State Affairs and Government Operations; Transportation (Chair); Workforce Development.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/15** $23,822
Self $0
Under $100 $8,194
$100 or more $44,725
PACs & Parties $58,007
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
$13,150 (29.4%) $31,575 (70.6%)

*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 $41,507.42
Agriculture $11,075.00
Construction $6,725.00
Transportation $6,700.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $4,500.00
Banking & Finance $3,950.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $3,950.00
Real Estate $3,800.00
Business $3,100.00
Road Construction $3,000.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,500.00
Energy $2,200.00
Unknown $2,200.00
Natural Resources $1,700.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,550.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,450.00
Insurance $1,100.00
Health Professionals $1,050.00
Civil servant/public employee $275.00
Telecommunications & Computers $250.00
Education $150.00

*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
2007-2016
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Ripp, Keith Lodi, WI Legislator $21,100
Madigan Family Portage, WI Madigan Refrigeration & Energy Systems/Lodi School District $3,500
Bussian, William & Linda De Forest, WI Farmer/DeForest Hometown Pharmacy $3,425
Minick, Ronald & Jeannette Columbus, WI Farmer $3,150
Mulcahy, Mike & Cathy Dane, WI CJ's Lawn & Snow Service Inc/ORBIS Corp $3,050
McCormick, Pierre Erie, PA Wisconsin Distributors $3,000
Meinholz Family Middleton, WI Blue Star Dairy Farms $2,800
Minick, Randy Columbus, WI Farmer $2,750
Cullen Family Janesville, WI JP Cullen & Sons $2,500
Bakke, Gregg & Meredith De Forest, WI Bakke Chiropractic Clinic $2,250
Frank Family Middleton, WI Frank Liquor Co $2,250

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