2004 Campaign Finance Profile - Thomas A. Lothian

Rep. Thomas A. Lothian (R) Williams Bay Picture: Rep. Thomas A. LothianAssembly District 32

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Lothian was first elected in 2002.

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

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

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Lothian
Raised: $35,283 - Spent: $33,179
Vote: 54.4% - Cost/Vote: $2.35
Independent Backing: $77
Schroeder
Raised: $14,658 - Spent: $14,635
Vote: 45.6% - Cost/Vote: $1.23
Independent Backing: $0
Lothian’s Committee Assignments

2005-2006: Economic Development; State-Federal Relations (Chair); Urban and Local Affairs; Ways and Means; Workforce Development (Vice-Chair).

2003-2004: Economic Development; Urban and Local Affairs; Ways and Means; Workforce Development (Vice-Chair).


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $1,070
Self $0
Under $100 $5,648
$100 or more $20,934
PACs & Parties $8,249
Other Income $452
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$11,330 (54.1%) $9,604 (45.9%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Manufacturing & Distributing $4,215
Banking & Finance $4,150
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $3,134
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $2,800
Construction $2,775
Political/Ideological $1,999
Transportation $1,650
Road Construction $1,000
Telecommunications & Computers $1,000
Business $983
Agriculture $950
Energy $800
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $700
Health Services/Institutions $650
Real Estate $400
Education $392
Insurance $350
Health Professionals $335
Unknown $200
Civil servant/public employee $100
Natural Resources $100
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2002-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Lothian, Thomas A Williams Bay, WI Legislator $4,200
Athans, Dean & James Lake Geneva, WI Chemtool Inc $1,750
Weber, David A Williams Bay, WI Mode Industries $1,250
Gage, William & Mary Williams Bay, WI Gage Marine $1,050
Cashman, Thomas J Kenilworth, IL SAK Trading Co $1,000
Hedberg, Donald D Lake Geneva, WI Retired $1,000
Petersen, William O Chicago, IL Vedder, Price & Kaufman $950
Melges, Gloria Fontana, WI Melges Boat Works $850
Darnstadt, Bill & Linda Burr Ridge, IL Electrician $775
Lothian, John J Elmhurst, IL Price Futures Group Inc $600
Mann, Richard Elkhorn, WI Mann Brothers Construction $600

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