Campaign 2002 Profile Bies

Rep. Garey D. Bies (R) Sister BayRep. Gary BiesAssembly District 1

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2002 Election Notes and Background
2002 Campaign Finance Summary

* Rep. Bies was first elected in 2000.

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

*Volunteers for Agriculture ($2,658) and WI Right to Life PAC ($205) made independent expenditures benefiting Bies. 

Bies Hermann
Raised
$48,851
Spent
$33,973
Raised 
$12,201
Spent
$12,202
Vote: 65.6% $2.54/vote Vote: 34.4% $1.74/vote
Independent backing:
$2,863
Independent backing:
$0
Bies’ Committee Assignments
2003-2004: Corrections and the Courts (Chair); Highway Safety (Vice-Chair); Natural Resources; Tourism (Vice-Chair); Veterans and Military Affairs.

2001-2002: Agriculture; Children and Families; Criminal Justice; Highway Safety; State Affairs; Tourism and Recreation.

Where Did the Money Come From?

Cash-on-hand 1/1/01 $6,747
Self $0
Under $100 $13,996
$100 or more $27,947
PACS & Parties $6,882
Other Income $27
WECF* $0
*voluntary spending limit system.
 

*From individual contributors giving $100 or more per year and all PAC, party and candidate committee contributions.

Who are the top contributors to Rep. Bies?
1/1/00 - 12/31/02

Contributor City Business Amount
Bies, Gary Sister Bay, WI Legislator $7,592.00
Baudhuin, Richard & Joan Sturgeon Bay, WI Bear hunter $1,150.00
Calkins, William & Priscilla Ephraim, WI WD Management $1,100.00
Anderson, Roger & Sandy Sturgeon Bay, WI Sturgeon Bay Metal Products $1,000.00
Blazer, Judith E Ellison Bay, WI Retired $1,000.00
Edison, Howard W Highland Park, IL Partnership Concepts Realty Management $1,000.00
Johnson, Al & Lars Sister Bay, WI Al Johnson’s Swedish Restaurant $1,000.00
Peterson, Ellsworth & Carla Sturgeon Bay, WI Peterson Boats Inc/Door Travel $1,000.00
Culp, Peter & Laurel A Sister Bay, WI Nordic Lodge $950.00
Cape, Christopher & William Racine, WI James Cape & Sons Co $900.00

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