Campaign 2002 Profile Owens

Rep. Carol Owens (R) OshkoshRep. Carol OwensAssembly District 53

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2002 Election Notes and Background
2002 Campaign Finance Summary
* Rep. Owens was first elected in 1992.

* She won a three way primary and was unopposed in the general election. 

* Volunteers for Agriculture ($2,478), WI Nurses PAC ($117), and WI Right to Life PAC ($205) made independent expenditures benefiting Owens. 

Owens None
Vote: 98.8% $1.52/vote Vote: 1.2% $0/vote
Independent backing:
Independent backing:
Owens’ Committee Assignments
2003-2004: Corrections and the Courts; Criminal Justice; Family Law (Chair); Recodification of Chapter 767, Actions Affecting the Family; Rules.

2001-2002: Corrections and the Courts; Criminal Justice, Family Law (Chair); Personal Privacy; Rules; State Capitol and Executive Residence Board; Ways and Means.

Where Did the Money Come From?*

Cash-on-hand 1/1/01 $8,450
Self $0
Under $100 $5,990
$100 or more $3,100
PACS & Parties $6,793
Other Income $306
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. Owens?*
1/1/93 - 12/31/02

Contributor City Business Amount
Michels Family Brownsville, WI Michels Pipeline Construction $2,500.00
Owens Family Oshkosh, WI Legislator/Farmer $1,235.00
Radtke, Thomas & Robert Winneconne, WI Bob Radtke Inc $775.00
Christianson, Howard Oshkosh, WI Christianson Specialties $600.00
Swanson, Loren Oshkosh, WI Dentist $550.00
Potratz, James & Margaret Oshkosh, WI Farmer $500.00
Scharpf, Mike A Oshkosh, WI Scharpf’s Embroidery $500.00
*Information in this section is incomplete. Her pre-election report was filed with the State Elections Board, but the Democracy Campaign was unable to locate it before this profile was prepared.

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