2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Tim Carpenter

Senator Tim Carpenter (D) Milwaukee Picture: Senator Tim CarpenterSenate District 3

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Senator Carpenter was first elected to the Assembly in 1984 and to the Senate in 2002.

He was unopposed in both the primary and general elections.

The Human Rights League ($21), Milwaukee Police Assn ($99) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($137) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Carpenter.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Carpenter
Raised: $66,452 - Spent: $53,407
Vote: 98.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.74
Independent Backing: $257
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.5% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Carpenter’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Health and Human Services; Public Health, Senior Issues, Long Term Care and Privacy (Chair); Small Business, Emergency Preparedness, Workforce Development, Technical Colleges and Consumer Protection; Veterans and Military Affairs, Biotechnology and Financial Insitutions; Joint Legislative Council.

2005-2006: Health, Children, Families, Aging and Long Term Care; Labor and Election Process Reform; State and Federal Relations; Law Revision; Council on Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $898
Self $0
Under $100 $13,156
$100 or more $32,990
PACs & Parties $15,485
Other Income $4,821
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/06
In-District Out-District
$4,395 (16.8%) $24,405 (83.2%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $8,275.00
Labor Unions $7,400.00
Real Estate $3,300.00
Business $3,250.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,810.00
Political/Ideological $2,760.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,350.00
Banking & Finance $1,770.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,710.00
Education $1,425.00
Natural Resources $1,400.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,400.00
Transportation $1,300.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,200.00
Unknown $1,175.00
Insurance $800.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Carpenter, Tim Milwaukee, WI Legislator $24,697
Hueneke, Terry Bayside, WI Manpower Inc $2,200
Guerin, Allen & Gail Franklin, WI Ikon $1,900
Radke, David Franklin, WI Radke Chiropractic Office $1,860
Sobczak, Leonard Milwaukee, WI Eastmore Real Estate $1,850
Cage, MA Wauwatosa, WI Medical College of Wisconsin/Milwaukee Aids Project $1,700
Czerwinski, Michael & Julie Milwaukee, WI Milwaukee Public Schools/Community Memorial Hospital $1,534
Nelson, Doug Milwaukee, WI AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin/Milwaukee Aids Project $1,450
Smith, Jack Milwaukee, WI Shorewest Realtors $1,350
Iverson, Dan Milwaukee, WI SEIU $1,250

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