2006 Campaign Finance Profile - James Kreuser

Rep. James Kreuser (D) KenoshaPicture: Rep. James KreuserAssembly District 64

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Kreuser was first elected in an August 1993 special election.

He was unopposed in the primary and general elections.

Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($137) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Kreuser.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Kreuser
Raised: $84,162 - Spent: $69,319
Vote: 98.7% - Cost/Vote: $5.75
Independent Backing: $137
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 0.3% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Kreuser’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Assembly Organization; Rules; Employment Relations; Joint Employment Relations; Joint Legislative Organization; Joint Legislative Council.

2005-2006: Assembly Organization; Employment Relations; Joint Employment Relations; Joint Legislative Organization; Rules.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $43,254
Self $0
Under $100 $11,555
$100 or more $56,216
PACs & Parties $9,296
Other Income $7,096
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
$8,763 (15.6%) $47,453 (84.4%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $8,995.00
Health Professionals $7,982.00
Banking & Finance $7,175.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $6,757.83
Construction $4,850.00
Energy $3,950.00
Business $3,725.00
Health Services/Institutions $3,600.00
Real Estate $3,531.00
Road Construction $2,700.00
Transportation $2,450.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,950.00
Insurance $1,700.00
Civil servant/public employee $975.00
Political/Ideological $970.54
Unknown $925.00
Natural Resources $900.00
Labor Unions $800.00
Education $600.00
Agriculture $475.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $400.00
Telecommunications & Computers $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Meisler Family Mobile, AL Dairyland Greyhound Park $4,650
Madrigrano Family Waukesha, WI WOW Distributing/CJW Distributors $4,003
Madrigrano, Joseph & Kathy Kenosha, WI Madrigrano, Aiello & Santarelli $2,750
Mills, Steve & Martha Salem, WI Bear Realty $2,730
Deaton, W Craig Kenosha, WI Gateway Mortgage $2,400
Cicchini Family Kenosha, WI Cicchini Asphalt Paving Inc/Dairyland Greyhound Park $2,350
Thompson, Michael Kenosha, WI Family Foot Clinics of Wisconsin $2,050
Kreuser, Harold & LaVerne Kenosha, WI Retired $1,975
Locante, Albert & Nancy Kenosha, WI RE/MAX Insurance $1,850
Celebre, Mark & Debra Kenosha, WI Roeschan’s Pharmacy $1,840

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