2016 Campaign Finance Profile - Gary Tauchen

Representative Gary Tauchen (R) BonduelPicture: Representative Gary TauchenAssembly District 6

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2016 Election Notes and Background

Representative Tauchen was first elected to the Assembly in 2006.

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

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Tauchen
Raised: $34,137 - Spent: $33,445
Vote: 70.2% - Cost/Vote: $1.79
Independent Backing: $0
Switalla
Raised: $3,874 - Spent: $3,531
Vote: 29.8% - Cost/Vote: $0.44
Independent Backing: $0
Tauchen’s Committee Assignments

2017-2018: Agriculture; Energy and Utilities; Family Law; Small Business Development (Chair); State Affairs (Vice-Chair); Tourism; International Affairs and Commerce.

2015-2016: Agriculture; Jobs and Economy; Public Benefit Reform; Small Business Development (Chair); State Affairs and Government Operations; Tourism.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/15** $3,624
Self $0
Under $100 $3,473
$100 or more $23,759
PACs & Parties $6,900
Other Income $5

*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
$7,174 (30.2%) $16,585 (68.4%)

*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
Agriculture $10,450.00
Health Professionals $2,850.00
Business $2,350.00
Natural Resources $2,025.00
Energy $1,570.00
Banking & Finance $1,470.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,350.00
Construction $1,250.00
Insurance $1,250.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,050.00
Road Construction $1,000.00
Unknown $850.00
Transportation $700.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $624.33
Political/Ideological $500.00
Real Estate $450.00
Civil servant/public employee $325.00
Telecommunications & Computers $245.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $150.00
Education $100.00
Health Services/Institutions $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
2005-2016
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Gary Tauchen & Family Bonduel, WI Legislator/Tauchen Harmony Valley Farm $42,650
Ostrom, James & Annette De Pere, WI Milksource $3,000
Willer, Todd & Megan O'Harrow Freedom, WI Milksource $2,500
Vosters Family Freedom, WI Milksource $2,500
Weyers, Ronald & Colleen Green Bay, WI Regency Center $2,000
Jacobs, John III De Pere, WI Green Valley Dairy $1,750
Grassman, Bruce & Linda Shawano, WI Results Broadcasting Inc $1,600
Robaidek, Russell & Kristine Pulaski, WI Russell Robaidek Inc $1,100
Grosskopf, Scott & Sol Shawano, WI Grosskopf Bus Inc $1,050
Smith, Thomas W Menomonee Falls, WI Moore Construction Services $1,000

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