2008 Campaign Finance Profile - Marlin Schneider

2008 campaign finance summary for Representative Marlin Schneider.
Rep. Marlin Schneider (D) Wisconsin RapidsPicture: Rep. Marlin SchneiderAssembly District 72

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2008 Election Notes and Background

Representative Schneider was first elected to the Assembly in 1970.

He won a two-way primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.

Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin ($127) made independent expenditures favoring Representative Schneider. Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($5) made independent expenditures supporting his Republican opponent.

2008 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $18,055 - Spent: $15,883
Vote: 62.2% - Cost/Vote: $0.94
Independent Backing: $127
Raised: $192 - Spent: $0
Vote: 37.7% - Cost/Vote: $0.00
Independent Backing: $5
Schneider's Committee Assignments

2009-2010: Personal Privacy (Chair); Tourism, Recreation and State Properties; Veterans and Military Affairs; Joint Information Policy and Technology; Joint Legislative Council (Co-Chair); Special Committee on Emergency Management and Continuity of Government; Special Committee on Continuity of Legislative Operations.

2007-2008: Homeland Security and State Preparedness; Public Health; Rural Affairs; Tourism, Recreation and Stare Properties; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Recodification of Chapter 21, Military Affairs.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/07 $9,463
Self $0
Under $100 $2,637
$100 or more $6,810
PACs & Parties $7,970
Other Income $637
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*

In-District Out-District
$1,550 (22.8%) $5,260 (77.2%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $3,550.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,200.00
Political/Ideological $1,020.06
Agriculture $1,000.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $850.00
Real Estate $850.00
Health Professionals $800.00
Energy $750.00
Transportation $750.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $700.00
Road Construction $500.00
Civil servant/public employee $450.00
Construction $375.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $300.00
Health Services/Institutions $250.00
Education $235.00
Unknown $200.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Schreiber, Martin & Elaine Milwaukee, WI Schreiber & Associates $1,650
Peterson, James Medford, WI James Peterson & Sons $950
Stout, Carmen & Katherine Stoughton, WI Wisconsin Dept of Public Instruction (Retired)/
Wisconsin Education Association Council
Gerrard, M William Madison, WI Gerrard Ventures $700
Essie, Patrick & Mara Madison, WI Essie Kammer Group $650
Jablonski, Ann Madison, WI Jablonski Government Relations $600
Park, Jung WI Rapids, WI Physician $600

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