2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Scott Fitzgerald

Senator Scott Fitzgerald (R) JuneauPicture: Senator Scott FitzgeraldSenate District 13

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Fitzgerald was first elected in 1994.

He was unopposed in both the primary and general elections.

WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Fitzgerald.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Fitzgerald
Raised: $249,336 - Spent: $199,388
Vote: 96.9% - Cost/Vote: $4.21
Independent Backing: $131
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 3.1% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Fitzgerald’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Senate Organization; Joint Employment Relations; Joint Legislative Organization; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Applicability of Open Meetings Law to Quasi-Governmental Bodies (Chair); Special Committee on Recodification of Chapter 21, Military Affairs.

2005-2006: Joint Audit; Joint Employment Relations; Joint Finance; Joint Legislative Council.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $2,174
Self $0
Under $100 $34,354
$100 or more $198,421
PACs & Parties $15,245
Other Income $1,316
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
$39,772 (20.0%) $158,648 (80.0%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $26,645.00
Business $21,870.00
Banking & Finance $20,452.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $20,106.52
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $19,634.00
Health Services/Institutions $18,475.00
Insurance $16,055.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $9,785.00
Natural Resources $7,850.00
Construction $7,625.00
Road Construction $6,950.00
Transportation $5,651.00
Telecommunications & Computers $5,455.00
Unknown $4,980.00
Real Estate $3,940.00
Agriculture $3,450.00
Energy $3,442.00
Political/Ideological $3,100.00
Labor Unions $2,400.00
Education $1,850.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $1,850.00
Civil servant/public employee $1,300.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $800.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Fitzgerald, Scott & Lisa Juneau, WI Legislator/Waupun School District $31,284
Kraut Family Oconomowoc, WI Genesee Aggregate Co/American State Equipment $4,730
Michels Family Brownsville, WI Michels Pipeline Construction $3,550
OBrien Family Watertown, WI Wisconsin Wetgoods/GJ Graphics $2,888
Bechthold Family Delafield, WI Payne & Dolan/Zenith Tech $2,700
Will, Elvin & Louise Hustisford, WI Retired/Bee Industries $2,340
Walton Family Jackson, WY Wal-Mart Stores $2,300
Kachel, David & Lolita Whitewater, WI Wisconsin Dairy Supply $2,260
Counsell, Ronald & Sherri Juneau, WI Borderline Inc $2,175
Madrigrano, Aldo & Thomas Wauwatosa, WI WOW Distributing $2,131

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