2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Barbara Gronemus

Rep. Barbara Gronemus (D) WhitehallPicture: Rep. Barbara GronemusAssembly District 91

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Gronemus was first elected in 1982.

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

The Human Rights League ($21) and WI Hospitals ($236) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Gronemus. WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures supporting her opponent.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Gronemus
Raised: $21,826 - Spent: $25,277
Vote: 69.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.81
Independent Backing: $257
Anderson
Raised: $6,218 - Spent: $6,740
Vote: 30.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.10
Independent Backing: $131
Gronemus’ Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Aging and Long Term Care; Agriculture; Biofuels and Sustainable Energy; Property Rights; Special Committee on Navigability and Drainage Ditches.

2005-2006: Agriculture; Natural Resources; Rural Development; Transportation.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $7,834
Self $0
Under $100 $2,006
$100 or more $12,525
PACs & Parties $7,250
Other Income $46
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
$4,675 (37.3%) $7,850 (62.7%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Manufacturing & Distributing $3,100.00
Road Construction $3,100.00
Labor Unions $1,750.00
Agriculture $1,400.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,300.00
Business $1,100.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,100.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $950.00
Banking & Finance $900.00
Health Services/Institutions $850.00
Construction $725.00
Transportation $700.00
Health Professionals $500.00
Telecommunications & Computers $500.00
Unknown $500.00
Political/Ideological $350.00
Real Estate $300.00
Civil servant/public employee $250.00
Energy $200.00
Education $100.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Wanek Family Arcadia, WI Ashley Furniture Industries $3,400
Nelson, Grant & Carol Prescott, WI Retired $2,000
Gerrard, M William La Crosse, WI Gerrard Ventures $900
Weber, James & Jean Mondovi, WI Gunderson’s Meat $900
Sommers, William R & Darlene Fountain City, WI Buffalo Fireworks $825
Hoffman, David & Paul Black River Falls, WI Hoffman Construction $800
Schulte, Wayne Ellsworth, WI Victory Fireworks $600

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