2004 Campaign Finance Profile - Chuck Benedict

Rep. Chuck Benedict (D) Beloit Picture: Rep. Chuck BenedictAssembly District 45

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2004 Election Notes and Background

Rep. Benedict was first elected in 2004.

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

Human Rights League ($19) and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin ($899) made independent expenditures favoring Rep. Benedict.

2004 Campaign Finance Summary
Benedict
Raised: $33,889 - Spent: $33,204
Vote: 58.3% - Cost/Vote: $2.14
Independent Backing: $918
Brown
Raised: $22,581 - Spent: $21,251
Vote: 41.5% - Cost/Vote: $1.93
Independent Backing: $0
Benedict’s Committee Assignments

2004-2005: Health; Medicaid Reform; Public Health; Rural Affairs and Renewable Energy; State Affairs.

2003-2004: Not yet elected.


Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/03 $0
Self $7,000
Under $100 $6,110
$100 or more $12,729
PACs & Parties $8,050
Other Income $0
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.

Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/03-12/31/04
In-District Out-District
$6,104 (48.0%) $6,625 (52.0%)
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/03-12/31/04
Interest Amount
Health Professionals $5,950
Labor Unions $5,155
Political/Ideological $1,700
Unknown $1,700
Education $1,275
Insurance $1,125
Civil servant/public employee $875
Real Estate $739
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $460
Banking & Finance $400
Health Services/Institutions $300
Energy $250
Non-Profit/Social Services $250
Construction $200
Business $150
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $150
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $100
*Excludes returned and self contributions.

Top Contributors
2003-2004
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Benedict, Charles Beloit, WI Legislator/Beloit Clinic $7,000
Diamond, Steve Beloit, WI Swedish American Hospital $500
Fass, Steven Beloit, WI Physician $500
Gibson, Keith Lake Geneva, WI Psychologist $500
McGuire, Terry Beloit, WI McGuire Mears & Associates $500
Clark, Jack Oshkosh, WI Oshkosh Fire Dept $300
Cullen, Tim Janesville, WI Blue Cross & Blue Shield $300
Malecki, Michael Green Bay, WI Green Bay Fire Dept $300
Phillips, Robert Marshfield, WI Marshfield Clinic $300
Rosenow, Evan Beloit, WI Beloit Memorial Hospital $300
Weber, Joseph Oconomowoc, WI Waukesha Fire Dept $300

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