2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Kitty Rhoades

Rep. Kitty Rhoades (R) HudsonPicture: Rep. Kitty RhoadesAssembly District 30

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Rhoades was first elected in 1998.

She was unopposed in the primary and faced Democratic opposition in the general election.

WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Rhoades.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Rhoades
Raised: $53,622 - Spent: $46,356
Vote: 57.4% - Cost/Vote: $3.62
Independent Backing: $131
Gorman
Raised: $12,362 - Spent: $3,247
Vote: 42.5% - Cost/Vote: $0.34
Independent Backing: $0
Rhoades’ Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Finance (Chair); Employment Relations; Audit; Joint Employement Relations; Joint Audit; Joint Finance (Co-chair); Joint Legislative Council.

2005-2006: Finance; Joint Finance.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $40,327
Self $0
Under $100 $8,042
$100 or more $37,430
PACs & Parties $7,400
Other Income $750
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
$13,390 (35.8%) $24,040 (64.2%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Health Services/Institutions $11,750.00
Health Professionals $5,050.00
Banking & Finance $3,325.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $3,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,045.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,690.00
Construction $2,200.00
Natural Resources $1,750.00
Transportation $1,650.00
Unknown $1,575.00
Business $1,500.00
Insurance $1,300.00
Road Construction $1,050.00
Agriculture $950.00
Education $800.00
Real Estate $795.00
Political/Ideological $650.00
Civil servant/public employee $600.00
Energy $400.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $350.00
Telecommunications & Computers $200.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1997-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Schulte Family Ellsworth, WI Victory Fireworks $4,400
Moody, Robert & Eunice River Falls, WI Moody Chevrolet $3,120
Friedlander, William & Sally Hudson, WI Retired $3,090
Nelson, Grant & Carol Hudson, WI Retired $2,998
Richie, Michael & Mary Faribault, MN Faribault Clinic $2,748
Rhoades Family Hudson, WI Legislator/Advanced Filtration Inc $2,449
Huss AJ Jr & Ruth Hudson, WI First National Bank of Hudson $2,400
Sorum, Gerry & Cathy Hudson, WI Wells Fargo/Norwest Bank $2,135
Williamson, David & Gayle Hudson, WI Meadwestvaco/3M Corp $2,000
Weiser Family Maiden Rock, WI Wieser Concrete Co $1,800

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