Campaign 2002 Profile Gard

Rep. John Gard (R) PeshtigoRep. John GardAssembly District 89

Election NotesMoney SourcesTop ContributorsBig MoneyPACs

2002 Election Notes and Background
2002 Campaign Finance Summary

* Rep. Gard was first elected in an October 1987 special election.

* He was unopposed in the primary and faced Democratic, Libertarian, and Independent opposition in the general election. 

* WI Right to Life PAC ($91) made independent expenditure benefiting Gard. 

Gard Hager
Vote: 69.1% $6.21/vote Vote: 27.4% $3.16/vote
Independent backing:
Independent backing:
Gard’s Committee Assignments
2003-2004: Assembly Organization (Chair); Employment Relations (Chair); Joint Employment Relations (Co-Chair); Joint Legislative Council; Joint Legislative Organization (Co-Chair); Rules (Vice Chair).

2001-2002: Audit; Joint Audit; Claims Board; Joint Employment Relations; Finance (Chair); Joint Finance (Co-Chair); Joint Legislative Council; Transportation Projects Commission.

Where Did the Money Come From?

Cash-on-hand 1/1/01 $4,130
Self $0
Under $100 $22,095
$100 or more $93,828
PACS & Parties $6,790
Other Income $0
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. Gard?
1/1/93 - 12/31/02

Contributor City Business Amount
Cuene Family De Pere, WI Broadway Chevy/Olds $2,550.00
Cullen Family Janesville, WI JP Cullen & Sons $2,500.00
Kennedy, Stephen & William Janesville, WI Rock Road Companies $1,900.00
Barrette, Bruce & Sandra Peshtigo, WI Dentist $1,600.00
Rennes, Tim & Debra Peshtigo, WI Rennes Nursing Home $1,450.00
Bechthold Family Delafield, WI Payne & Dolan/Zenith Tech $1,300.00
Sadoff Family Fond du Lac, WI Badger Liquor $1,250.00
Van Boxtel, EA De Pere, WI Van Boxtel Ford AMC $1,200.00
Macco, Harry De Pere, WI Hillcrest Properties Ltd $1,150.00
Sarenich, James & Patrick Green Bay, WI Sarn’s Seamless Gutters $1,050.00

Election NotesMoney SourcesTop ContributorsBig MoneyPACs