2016 Campaign Finance Profile - Melissa Agard Sargent

Representative Melissa Agard Sargent (D) MadisonPicture: Representative Melissa Agard SargentAssembly District 48

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2016 Election Notes and Background

Representative Sargent was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

She was unopposed in the primary and the general election.

2016 Campaign Finance Summary
Sargent
Raised: $39,842 - Spent: $12,375
Vote: 98.8% - Cost/Vote: $0.47
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.2% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Sargent’s Committee Assignments

2017-2018:  Audit; Energy and Utilities; Mental Health; Small Business Development; Joint Information Policy and Technology; Joint Legislative Audit.

2015-2016: Aging and Long-Term Care; Audit; Energy and Utilities; Financial Instutions; Mental Health Reform; Small Business Development; Joint Legislative Audit.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/15** $67,643
Self $0
Under $100 $8,917
$100 or more $29,125
PACs & Parties $1,800
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
$10,070 (34.8%) $18,885 (65.2%)

*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
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $8,320.00
Civil servant/public employee $3,810.00
Education $2,975.00
Political/Ideological $2,700.00
Labor Unions $1,850.00
Energy $1,600.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,500.00
Business $1,050.00
Health Professionals $1,000.00
Construction $800.00
Health Services/Institutions $800.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $750.00
Banking & Finance $600.00
Real Estate $500.00
Road Construction $500.00
Insurance $450.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $450.00
Unknown $400.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $350.00
Natural Resources $250.00
Transportation $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.

Self contributions are excluded.

Returned contributions are excluded at our discretion.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Top Contributors
2012-2016
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Da Walt, Jacklyn & Judy Madison, WI Retired $2,400
Dean, David & Stephanie Waunakee, WI Madison Area Technical College $2,000
Mulliken, Melissa Madison, WI Melissa Mulliken Consulting $1,850
Goyke, Gary & Nancy Rottier Madison, WI Goyke & Associates/Wisconsin Supreme Court $1,610
Berryman Agard, Mary Madison, WI Mary Berryman-Agard Associates $1,100
Sargent, Justin Madison, WI Legislative aide $1,000
Stonecipher, Chuck Monona, WI Retired $1,000
Tranchida, Vincent Monona, WI Dane County $1,000
Harris, Margaret Madison, WI Retired $950
Sollinger, Hans & Mary Lang Sollinger Madison, WI UW Health/Goodman Atwood Community Center $950

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