2008 Campaign Finance Profile - Mary Lazich

Senator Mary Lazich (R) New BerlinPicture: Senator Mary LazichSenate District 28

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2008 Election Notes and Background

Senator Lazich was first elected to the Assembly in 1992 and to the Senate in an April 1998 special election.

She was unopposed in both the primary and general election.

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($5) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Lazich. 

2008 Campaign Finance Summary
Lazich
Raised: $88,361 - Spent: $32,460
Vote: 99.2% - Cost/Vote: $0.43
Independent Backing: $5
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 0.8% - Cost/Vote: $0.00
Independent Backing: $0
Lazich’s Committee Assignments

2009-2010: Health, Health Insurance, Privacy, Property Tax Relief and Revenue; Small Business, Emergency Preparedness, Technical Colleges and Consumer Protection; Audit; Joint Audit .

2007-2008: Education; Health and Human Services; Judiciary and Corrections; Sentencing Commission.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $71,376
Self $0
Under $100 $8,800
$100 or more $65,011
PACs & Parties $14,550
Other Income $0
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/05-12/31/08
In-District Out-District
$21,850 (33.6%) $43,161 (66.4%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/08
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $12,911.00
Banking & Finance $8,350.00
Health Services/Institutions $8,100.00
Insurance $7,550.00
Business $5,500.00
Construction $5,400.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $4,250.00
Real Estate $3,700.00
Transportation $3,450.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,800.00
Energy $2,550.00
Natural Resources $1,650.00
Road Construction $1,600.00
Political/Ideological $1,500.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,400.00
Unknown $1,000.00
Education $850.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $700.00
Agriculture $500.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $500.00
Labor Unions $450.00
Civil servant/public employee $350.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2008
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Zignego Family Helenville, WI Zignego Co $17,300
Lazich, Mary New Berlin, WI Legislator $11,506
Bryant, Anthony & Andrea Waukesha, WI Century Fence Co $5,100
Taylor, Don & Carol Waukesha, WI Waukesha State Bank $5,100
Knox Family Fort Atkinson, WI WD Hoard & Sons/Morgan & Myers $3,600
Oster, Robert & Maureen Mukwonago, WI Deltrol Controls/MBO Cleary Advisors $3,100
Grebe, Michael Milwaukee, WI Bradley Foundation $3,050
Kolb, Walter Waukesha, WI Audio Implements/GKC $2,650
Styza, Bryce & Ann Waukesha, WI Harmony Homes $2,650
Mitchell, Susan & George Whitefish Bay, WI School Choice Wisconsin $2,300

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