2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Joan Ballweg

Rep. Joan Ballweg (R) MarkesanPicture: Rep. Joan BallwegAssembly District 41

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Ballweg was first elected in 2004.

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

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

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Ballweg
Raised: $14,880 - Spent: $12,694
Vote: 64.5% - Cost/Vote: $0.93
Independent Backing: $131
Robinson
Raised: $7,847 - Spent: $7,842
Vote: 30.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.22
Independent Backing: $0
Ballweg’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Public Health; Small Business; Colleges and Universities; Homeland Security and State Preparedness (Chair); Insurance; Joint Legislative Council; Special Committee on Disaster Preparedness Planning (Chair).

2005-2006: Colleges and Universities (Vice-Chair); Family Law; Insurance; Rural Affairs and Renewable Energy; Small Business.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $74
Self $0
Under $100 $2,830
$100 or more $4,150
PACs & Parties $7,900
Other Income $0
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
$1,425 (34.3%) $2,725 (65.7%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Insurance $2,350.00
Agriculture $1,250.00
Banking & Finance $1,250.00
Health Professionals $1,250.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,150.00
Labor Unions $1,000.00
Energy $850.00
Education $500.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $500.00
Transportation $350.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $300.00
Business $250.00
Construction $250.00
Natural Resources $200.00
Political/Ideological $200.00
Civil servant/public employee $100.00
Real Estate $100.00
Telecommunications & Computers $100.00
Unknown $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2003-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Ballweg, Joan Markesan, WI Legislator/Ballweg Implement Co Inc $3,600
Dykstra, Franklin Princeton, WI Retired $400
Pomplun, Colleen Ripon, WI Chiroplus Complementary Healthcare $375
Fale, Robert Fond du Lac, WI Agnesian Healthcare $300
Sowinski, Shirley Rhinelander, WI Sowinski Farms $300

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