2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Terry Van Akkeren

Rep. Terry Van Akkeren (D) SheboyganPicture: Rep. Terry Van AkkerenAssembly District 26

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Van Akkeren was first elected in 2002.

He was unopposed in the primary and faced Republican opposition in the general election.

NRA Political Victory Fund ($198) and WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Van Akkeren’s opponent.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Van Akkeren
Raised: $16,198 - Spent: $14,520
Vote: 72.2% - Cost/Vote: $1.08
Independent Backing: $0
Hou-Seye
Raised: $13,673 - Spent: $13,673
Vote: 27.7% - Cost/Vote: $2.65
Independent Backing: $329
Van Akkeren’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Labor and Industry; Education; Tourism, Recreation and State Properties.

2005-2006: Education; Labor; Natural Resources; Tourism.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $6,149
Self $0
Under $100 $3,660
$100 or more $4,250
PACs & Parties $525
Other Income $0
WECF** $7,763
**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
$2,600 (61.2%) $1,650 (38.8%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Political/Ideological $725.00
Education $700.00
Unknown $700.00
Banking & Finance $450.00
Civil servant/public employee $450.00
Labor Unions $450.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $400.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $300.00
Health Professionals $200.00
Health Services/Institutions $200.00
Insurance $100.00
Transportation $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1999-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Van Akkeren Family Sheboygan, WI Legislator/American Orthodontics/Curt G Joa Inc/
Sheboygan School District
$2,400
Van Akkeren, Larry & Vickie Sheboygan, WI Wetenkemp Pallet Inc $1,100
Hanna, Mark Sheboygan, WI LMT Maritime Insurance Group/BC Ziegler Co $881
Stephen, William Sheboygan, WI United Auto Workers $821
Ten Pas, Ray & Carol Oostburg, WI Ten Pas Signs $800
Zylman, Dirk Sheboygan, WI Lakeland College $750
Baumgart, James Sheboygan, WI Legislator, Retired $700
De Cecco, Joseph Sheboygan, WI Sheboygan County DA $700
Wilke, Jon & Beth Fond du Lac, WI Sunny Ridge Nursing Home $700
Lettre, Robert Sr Sheboygan, WI United Auto Workers $689

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