2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Andy Jorgensen

Rep. Andy Jorgensen (D) Whitewater Picture: Rep. Andy JorgensenAssembly District 37

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Jorgensen was first elected in 2006.

He won a two way primary and faced Republican and Independent opposition in the general election.

The Greater Wisconsin Committee ($12,860), Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($137) and Volunteers for Agriculture ($7,423) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Jorgensen. Building a Better WI ($8,291) and WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures supporting his opponent.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Jorgensen
Raised: $40,254 - Spent: $36,746
Vote: 50.2% - Cost/Vote: $3.33
Independent Backing: $20,420
Gasper
Raised: $99,260- Spent: $98,699
Vote: 45.2% - Cost/Vote: $9.93
Independent Backing: $8,291
Jorgensen’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Agriculture; Biofuels and Sustainable Energy; Consumer Protection and Personal Privacy; Rural Affairs.

2005-2006: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $0
Self $398
Under $100 $6,437
$100 or more $23,225
PACs & Parties $10,195
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
$3,945 (17.0%) $19,280 (83.0%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Labor Unions $7,130.00
Political/Ideological $4,694.68
Unknown $3,250.00
Civil servant/public employee $2,925.00
Transportation $2,200.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $2,175.00
Health Professionals $2,100.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,500.00
Banking & Finance $1,400.00
Education $1,145.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $950.00
Insurance $900.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $850.00
Business $650.00
Telecommunications & Computers $450.00
Real Estate $300.00
Energy $250.00
Health Services/Institutions $250.00
Natural Resources $200.00
Construction $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2005-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Basu, Suvojit & Tara Fort Atkinson, WI University of Wisconsin/
Fort Atkinson Memorial Hospital
$620
Gillis, George & Beth Shawano, WI Legislative aide/Shawano Clinic $600
Zepnick, Josh Milwaukee, WI Legislator $525
Cullen, Timothy Janesville, WI Blue Cross & Blue Shield $500
Fortis, Louis Madison, WI Shepherd Express $500
Frantz, John Monroe, WI Monroe Clinic $500
Karpfinger, Susan Milwaukee, WI Film production $500
Katz, Don Madison, WI Investor $500
Kessler, Frederick Milwaukee, WI Legislator $500
Phalin, Todd & Karen Janesville, WI General Motors $500
Rosenberg, Lucille MD Milwaukee, WI Psychiatrist $500
Rottier, Daniel Madison , WI Habush, Habush, et al $500
Vogt, Don Janesville, WI General Motors $500

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