2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Jeffrey S. Wood

Rep. Jeffrey S. Wood (R) Chippewa FallsPicture: Rep. Jeffrey S. WoodAssembly District 67

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Wood was first elected in a 2002.

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

WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Wood. Planned Parenthood Action Fund ($705) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($137) made independent expenditures in support of his opponent.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Wood
Raised: $69,418 - Spent: $71,996
Vote: 54.0% - Cost/Vote: $6.39
Independent Backing: $131
Rasmus
Raised: $70,396 - Spent: $69,188
Vote: 46.0% - Cost/Vote: $7.21
Independent Backing: $842
Wood’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Rural Affairs; Rural Economic Development; Ways and Means; Workforce Development (Chair); Biofuels and Sustainable Energy; Education Reform; Speaker’s Task Force on Information Technology Failures; Joint Survey on Tax Exemptions (Co-chair).

2005-2006: Campaigns and Elections; Education Reform; Property Rights and Land Management; Ways and Means (Chair); Workforce Development.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $4,657
Self $0
Under $100 $7,103
$100 or more $52,538
PACs & Parties $8,425
Other Income $1,352
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
$3,125 (5.9%) $49,413 (94.1%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Banking & Finance $11,300.00
Health Professionals $6,873.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $6,300.00
Road Construction $4,300.00
Real Estate $3,750.00
Construction $3,595.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $3,525.00
Business $3,500.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,775.00
Telecommunications & Computers $2,530.00
Political/Ideological $2,465.00
Energy $1,650.00
Insurance $1,600.00
Agriculture $1,550.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,300.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,050.00
Unknown $1,000.00
Transportation $750.00
Education $600.00
Civil servant/public employee $300.00
Natural Resources $250.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2001-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Wood, Jeffrey & Sara Chippewa Falls, WI Legislator $14,000
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Wal-Mart Stores $2,850
Sharp, Richard & Sherry Richmond, VA School choice $1,750
Bechthold Family Delafield, WI Payne & Dolan/Zenith Tech $1,700
Kohler, Terry & Mary Sheboygan, WI Windway Capital $1,500
Oberndorf, Bill & Susan San Francisco, CA SPO Partners $1,450
Smith Family Superior, WI Saratoga Liquor Co $1,250
Menard, John Eau Claire , WI Menards Inc $1,100

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