2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Alan Lasee

Senator Alan Lasee (R) Rockland Picture: Senator Alan LaseeSenate District 1

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Senator Lasee was first elected to the Assembly in 1974 and to the Senate in a May 1977 special election.

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

WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Lasee. The Human Rights League ($21) made independent expenditures supporting his Democratic opponent.

Building Wisconsin’s Future spent undisclosed amounts on "issue ads" opposing Senator Lasee.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Raised: $72,355 - Spent: $66,881
Vote: 55.1% - Cost/Vote: $1.66
Independent Backing: $131
Raised: $40,260 - Spent: $38,348
Vote: 39.7% - Cost/Vote: $1.32
Independent Backing: $21
Lasee’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Audit; Labor, Elections and Urban Affairs; Joint Audit; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Municipal Annexation (Chair); Special Committees on Powers and Duties of Coroners and Medical Examiners; Special Committee on Navigability and Drainage Ditches (Chair); Special Committee on Expunction of Criminal Records.

2005-2006: Campaign Finance Reform and Ethics; Organization; State and Federal Relations; Joint Employment Relations (Co-chair); Joint Legislative Organization (Co-chair); Joint Legislative Council (Co-chair); Disability Board; Transportation Projects Commission.

Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $7,280
Self $0
Under $100 $11,600
$100 or more $38,101
PACs & Parties $22,425
Other Income $229
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.

Contributions of $100 or More*
In-District Out-District
$9,265 (24.3%) $28,836 (75.7%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
Interest Amount
Political/Ideological $8,025.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $6,400.00
Banking & Finance $5,805.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,700.00
Health Professionals $4,535.00
Construction $4,400.00
Health Services/Institutions $3,970.00
Insurance $3,250.00
Transportation $2,650.00
Agriculture $2,450.00
Business $2,400.00
Road Construction $2,100.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,950.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,775.00
Energy $1,730.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,450.00
Real Estate $1,100.00
Unknown $861.22
Civil servant/public employee $425.00
Natural Resources $200.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $150.00
Education $100.00
Labor Unions $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Kohler, Terry & Mary Sheboygan, WI Windway Capital $4,000
Michels Family Brownsville, WI Michels Pipeline Construction $2,300
Herber, Dan De Pere, WI Retired $1,500
Richter, Arni & Mary Washington Island, WI Washington Island Ferry Line $1,200
Barry, William E & Mrs Brookfield, WI Combined Technologies $1,000
Callan, James & Mrs Whitefish Bay, WI James Callan Inc $1,000
Derse, James F Elm Grove, WI Derse Outdoor Activities $1,000
Hedberg, Don & Geraldine Janesville, WI Lab Safety Supply Co $1,000
Kieffer, Stephen Washington Island, WI Kieffer & Co $1,000
Ots, Max & Climena De Pere, WI Physician $1,000
Rademann, Bruce & S Rusty Fond du Lac, WI Oakfield Stone Co $1,000

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