2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Frederick P. Kessler

Rep. Frederick P. Kessler (D) Milwaukee Picture: Rep. Frederick P. KesslerAssembly District 12

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Kessler was first elected in 2004.

He was unopposed in 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 Rep. Kessler.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Kessler
Raised: $14,516 - Spent: $7,352
Vote: 98.8% - Cost/Vote: $0.56
Independent Backing: $257
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 0.2% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Kessler’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Elections and Constitutional Law; Judicary and Ethics; Criminal Justice; Ways and Means; Special Committee on Affirmative Action; Special Committee on Airport Authorities.

2005-2006: Campaigns and Electons; Criminal Justice and Homeland Security; Judiciary; State-Federal Relations.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $203
Self $0
Under $100 $4,540
$100 or more $4,150
PACs & Parties $5,205
Other Income $621
WECF** $0
**voluntary spending limit system.

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.


Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/05-12/31/06
In-District Out-District
$200 (4.8%) $3,950 (95.2%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $2,000.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,200.00
Insurance $1,000.00
Health Professionals $900.00
Banking & Finance $850.00
Civil servant/public employee $700.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $600.00
Unknown $600.00
Business $350.00
Political/Ideological $305.00
Education $200.00
Energy $200.00
Natural Resources $200.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $150.00
Real Estate $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2003-2006
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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