2004 Campaign Finance Profile - Carol Roessler

Senator Carol Roessler (R) Oshkosh Picture: Senator Carol RoesslerSenate District 18

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Roessler was first elected to the Assembly in 1982 and to the Senate in an April 1987 special election.

She was unopposed in the primary and general elections.

Volunteers for Agriculture ($77) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Roessler.

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Roessler
Raised: $49,525 - Spent: $20,676
Vote: 98.6% - Cost/Vote: $0.32
Independent Backing: $77
No Opponent
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 1.4% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Roessler’s Committee Assignments

2005-2006: Health, Children, Families, Aging and Long-Term Care (Chair); Judiciary, Corrections and Privacy; Joint Audit (Co-Chair).

2003-2004: Health, Children, Families, Aging and Long-Term Care (Chair); Joint Audit (Co-Chair); Economic Development, Job Creation and Housing; Law Revision.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/01 $15,708
Self $0
Under $100 $7,862
$100 or more $26,068
PACs & Parties $14,100
Other Income $1,495
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/01-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$15,060 (57.8%) $11,008 (42.2%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/01-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $10,510
Construction $4,300
Insurance $4,250
Banking & Finance $3,058
Health Services/Institutions $2,810
Real Estate $2,490
Energy $1,900
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $1,800
Transportation $1,450
Business $1,200
Education $1,000
Agriculture $950
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $850
Natural Resources $850
Manufacturing & Distributing $700
Unknown $600
Political/Ideological $500
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $450
Labor Unions $250
Telecommunications & Computers $250
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Baker Family Fond du Lac, WI CD Smith Construction $3,650
Michels Family Brownsville, WI Michels Pipeline Construction $3,150
Colwin, Joseph & Dawn Campbellsport, WI Mid-State Aluminum $2,500
Smith, Gary & Janet Fond du Lac, WI CD Smith Construction $2,450
Baehr, Peter & Loretta Fond du Lac, WI Baehr Chiropractic Office $1,800
Brooks, Dale & Virginia Fond du Lac, WI American Bank of Fond du Lac $1,750
Mueller, Norman D Oshkosh , WI Mueller Chrysler Plymouth Lincoln $1,410
Fortune, Michael & Mary Fond du Lac, WI Fortune Law Office $1,200
Klumpyan, David & Joann Fond du Lac, WI Grant Thornton $1,200
Ahern Family Fond du Lac, WI JF Ahern Co $1,105

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