2004 Campaign Finance Profile - Sheryl Albers

Rep. Sheryl Albers (R) Reedsburg Picture: Rep. Sheryl AlbersAssembly District 50

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Albers was first elected in a December 1991 special election.

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

Volunteers for Agriculture ($77) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Albers.

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Albers
Raised: $34,282 - Spent: $64,078
Vote: 57.9% - Cost/Vote: $4.08
Independent Backing: $77
Buros
Raised: $16,893 - Spent: $16,771
Vote: 27.7% - Cost/Vote: $2.24
Independent Backing: $0
Albers’ Committee Assignments

2005-2006: Budget Review; Children and Families; Family Law; Judiciary; Property Rights and Land Management (Chair); Rural Affairs and Renewable Energy.

2003-2004: Children and Families; Corrections and the Courts (Vice-Chair); Joint Review of Criminal Penalties (Co-Chair); Judiciary; Property Rights and Land Management (Chair)


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $34,760
Self $0
Under $100 $8,149
$100 or more $13,888
PACs & Parties $8,045
Other Income $4,200
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$6,588 (48.0%) $7,150 (52.0%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Construction $3,625
Banking & Finance $3,050
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,875
Health Professionals $1,475
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $1,050
Political/Ideological $1,045
Insurance $1,000
Telecommunications & Computers $980
Transportation $975
Real Estate $900
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $883
Agriculture $850
Health Services/Institutions $800
Energy $750
Business $550
Manufacturing & Distributing $500
Road Construction $350
Non-Profit/Social Services $225
Unknown $150
Education $100
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1993-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Kraemer Family Plain, WI Kraemer Brothers Construction $5,200
Pace, Dave & Janey Reedsburg, WI Pace Industries $2,500
Scott, Jack & John Lake Delton, WI Scott Construction $1,410
Smith, George & Stephanie Richland Center, WI Hubba Hubba Racing/S&S Cycle Inc $1,400
Zinga, Bill Reedsburg, WI Zinga Industries $1,400
Kraemer Family Plain, WI Edward Kraemer & Sons Construction $1,300
Gasser Family Lake Delton, WI DL Gasser Construction/Jellystone Park $1,280
Collins, Pat & Patsy Reedsburg, WI Phillips Drug Store $1,100
Cress, Robert & Loeta Reed Madison, WI Cress Funeral Home/Reedsgas Inc $1,100
Talbot, Tom & Jane Montello, WI Glen Oak Lumber & Milling Co $950

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