2004 Campaign Finance Profile - Carol Owens

Rep. Carol Owens (R) Nekimi Picture: Rep. Carol OwensAssembly District 53

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Owens was first elected in 1992.

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

Volunteers for Agriculture ($77) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Owens. Winnebagoland Uniserv ($1,919) made independent expenditures in favor of her opponent.

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Owens
Raised: $22,476 - Spent: $24,661
Vote: 56.7% - Cost/Vote: $1.56
Independent Backing: $77
Bird
Raised: $51,646 - Spent: $50,532
Vote: 43.3% - Cost/Vote: $4.20
Independent Backing: $1,919
Owens’ Committee Assignments

2005-2006: Corrections and the Courts; Criminal Justice and Homeland Security; Family Law (Chair); Rules.

2003-2004: Corrections and the Courts; Criminal Justice; Family Law (Chair); Recodification of Chapter 767, Actions Affecting the Family; Rules.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $2,510
Self $2,900
Under $100 $2,894
$100 or more $6,170
PACs & Parties $10,512
Other Income $0
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$1,450 (23.5%) $4,720 (76.5%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Banking & Finance $2,820
Political/Ideological $1,812
Health Services/Institutions $1,500
Insurance $1,500
Transportation $1,500
Business $1,200
Health Professionals $1,000
Construction $900
Unknown $900
Manufacturing & Distributing $850
Real Estate $700
Energy $550
Agriculture $350
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $350
Natural Resources $250
Telecommunications & Computers $250
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $150
Education $100
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Owens, Carol & Family Oshkosh, WI Legislator/Farmer $4,635
Michaels Family Brownsville, WI Michels Pipeline Construction $2,500
Radtke, Thomas & Robert Winneconne, WI Bob Radtke Inc $975
Mueller, Norman Oshkosh, WI Mueller Chrysler Plymouth Lincoln $800
Bittner, Lawrence Oshkosh, WI Virchow, Krause & Co $750
Christianson, Howard & Marge Oshkosh, WI Christianson Specialties $700
Swanson, Loren Oshkosh, WI Dentist $650
Mach, Robert Fond du Lac, WI Mach Funeral Home $500
Potratz, James & Margaret Oshkosh, WI Farmer $500
Schaidler, John Neenah, WI No Employer Listed $500
Scharf, Mike Oshkosh, WI Scharpf’s Embroidery $500

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