2006 Campaign Finance Profile - Jim Ott

Rep. Jim Ott (R) Mequon Picture: Rep. Jim OttAssembly District 23

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2006 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Ott was first elected in 2006.

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

WI Right to Life ($131) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Ott. The Human Rights League ($21) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($137) made independent expenditures in support of his opponent.

2006 Campaign Finance Summary
Ott
Raised: $62,020 - Spent: $61,740
Vote: 56.1% - Cost/Vote: $4.65
Independent Backing: $131
Teplin
Raised: $61,105 - Spent: $56,888
Vote: 43.9% - Cost/Vote: $5.47
Independent Backing: $158
Ott’s Committee Assignments

2007-2008: Natural Resources; Workforce Development; Education Reform; Elections and Constitutional Law; Speaker’s Task Force on Information Technology Failures.

2005-2006: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/05 $0
Self $25,525
Under $100 $3,233
$100 or more $21,672
PACs & Parties $10,900
Other Income $690
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
$8,335 (38.5%) $13,337 (61.5%)
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/05-12/31/06
Interest Amount
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $7,600.00
Real Estate $3,765.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $3,100.00
Banking & Finance $2,150.00
Political/Ideological $1,750.00
Insurance $1,700.00
Health Services/Institutions $1,600.00
Construction $1,550.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,150.00
Transportation $1,050.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,035.00
Business $1,000.00
Energy $850.00
Civil servant/public employee $760.00
Health Professionals $700.00
Education $462.00
Labor Unions $250.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $100.00
*Excludes any returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2005-2006
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Ott, Jim Mequon, WI Candidate/Retired $25,525
Cullen, Mark & Richard Janesville, WI JP Cullen & Sons $1,000
Frank, Joel & Steven Middleton, WI Frank Liquor Co $1,000
Vaughn, James & Kay Mequon, WI Retired $1,000
Weiss, Ray & Carol Grafton, WI Max Weiss Co $1,000

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