2004 Campaign Finance Profile - Jerry Petrowski

Rep. Jerry Petrowski (R) Stettin Picture: Rep. Jerry PetrowskiAssembly District 86

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Petrowski was first elected in 1998.

He was unopposed in the primary and faced Democratic opposition in the general election.

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

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Petrowski
Raised: $79,942 - Spent: $55,549
Vote: 66.6% - Cost/Vote: $2.77
Independent Backing: $77
Kreager
Raised: $12,797 - Spent: $11,399
Vote: 33.3% - Cost/Vote: $1.14
Independent Backing: $0
Petrowski’s Committee Assignments

2005-2006: Agriculture; Highway Safety (Chair); Military Affairs; Natural Resources; State Affairs; Transportation (Vice-Chair).

2003-2004: Agriculture; Criminal Justice; Highway Safety (Chair); State Affairs; Transportation (Vice-Chair); Veterans and Military Affairs.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $580
Self $3,000
Under $100 $7,312
$100 or more $60,056
PACs & Parties $9,340
Other Income $234
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$24,275 (40.6%) $35,581 (59.4%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $8,600
Agriculture $5,900
Construction $5,684
Manufacturing & Distributing $5,650
Natural Resources $5,300
Insurance $3,550
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $3,500
Banking & Finance $3,425
Transportation $3,400
Business $3,272
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $3,250
Health Services/Institutions $2,700
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $2,500
Real Estate $2,450
Unknown $2,300
Road Construction $1,975
Political/Ideological $1,790
Telecommunications & Computers $1,250
Energy $1,100
Education $600
Labor Unions $600
Civil servant/public employee $400
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
1998-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Petrowski Family Marathon, WI Legislator/Ginseng grower $15,344
Creske Family Mosinee, WI Wausau Tile $2,750
Brickner Family Wausau, WI Brickner Motors $2,440
Natzke Family Marathon, WI Marth Wood Shavings/Marth Transportation/Strong Dental Office $2,400
Schuette, Marvin & Ruth Wausau, WI Wausau Homes $2,250
Sonnentag, John & Tim Marathon, WI County Concrete $2,040
Orr, San W Jr Wausau, WI Wausau-Mosinee Paper Corp $1,950
Veers, Robert & Joan Stratford, WI Farmer $1,820
Nichols, Steven & Peggy Wausau, WI Family Physicians $1,754
Greenheck, Robert & Ruth Weston, WI Greenheck Fan $1,600
Schneider, Richard & Katusha Weston, WI Schneider Consultants $1,600

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