2016 Campaign Finance Profile - Robert Wirch

Senator Robert Wirch (D) Pleasant PrairiePicture: Senator Robert WirchSenate District 22

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2016 Election Notes and Background

Senator Wirch was first elected to the Assembly in 1992 and to the Senate in 1996.

He was unopposed in the primary and the general election.

2016 Campaign Finance Summary
Wirch
Raised: $41,140 - Spent: $38,953
Vote: 98.2% - Cost/Vote: $0.77
Independent Backing: $0
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.8% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Wirch’s Committee Assignments

2017-2018: Administrative Rules; Government Operations, Technology and Consumer Protection; Labor and Regulatory Reform; Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry; Joint Review of Administrative Rules.

2015-2016: Labor and Government Reform; Natural Resources and Energy; Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/13** $57,533
Self $0
Under $100 $12,300
$100 or more $14,290
PACs & Parties $14,550
Other Income $0

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

 
Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/13-12/31/16**
In-District Out-District
$4,700 (32.9%) $9,590 (67.1%)

*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*
1/1/13-12/31/16**
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $6,500.00
Road Construction $3,000.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $2,600.00
Health Professionals $2,350.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,050.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,500.00
Natural Resources $1,300.00
Energy $1,250.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,140.12
Real Estate $1,000.00
Business $900.00
Insurance $850.00
Agriculture $750.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $750.00
Telecommunications & Computers $750.00
Transportation $500.00
Unknown $500.00
Political/Ideological $450.01
Education $400.00
Construction $300.00

*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
1993-2016
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Wirch, Robert & Mary Pleasant Prairie, WI Legislator $8,900
Tenuta Family Kenosha, WI Tenuta's Deli & Liquors $6,500
Edenhofer, Carl L & Karen R Salem, WI Edenhofer Law Offices/Brighton School $3,600
OConnor, John V Kenosha, WI Law Offices of John V OConnor $3,550
Thompson, Michael Kenosha, WI Family Foot Clinics of Wisconsin $3,060
Frederick, Ron & Maureen Reed Kenosha, WI Retired $3,000
Troha Family Kenosha, WI ATC Leasing Co/JHT Holdings Inc/Jupiter Transportation Co $3,000
Meisler, Herbert & Allen Birmingham, AL Dairyland Greyhound Park $2,855
Hanson, Thomas & Lois Rhinelander, WI Wisconsin Cable Communications Assn $2,650
Broydrick, Bill & Cyndi Milwaukee, WI Broydrick & Associates $2,500
Gerrard, M William La Crosse, WI Gerrard Ventures $2,500

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