Campaign 2002 Profile Pettis

Rep. Mark L. Pettis (R) La FolletteRep. Mark L. PettisAssembly District 28

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2002 Election Notes and Background
2002 Campaign Finance Summary
* Rep. Pettis was first elected in 1998.

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

* Realtors PAC ($8,189), Volunteers for Agriculture ($753), WI Builders ($170), and WI Right to Life PAC ($183) made independent expenditures benefiting Pettis. Northern WI Building Trades Local 1050 ($13), Northwest United Educators ($192), Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($1,351), and WI Nurses PAC ($6) made independent expenditures favoring his opponent. 

Pettis Wolden
Vote: 52.0% $7.39/vote Vote: 48.0% $7.14/vote
Independent backing:
Independent backing:
Pettis’ Committee Assignments
2003-2004: Aging and Long-Term Care; Natural Resources; State-Tribal Relations; Tourism (Chair); Veterans and Military Affairs.

2001-2002: Aging and Long-Term Care (Vice Chair); Information Policy and Technology (Chair); Joint Information Policy and Technology (Co-Chair); Insurance (Vice Chair); Natural Resources.

Where Did the Money Come From?

Cash-on-hand 1/1/01 $2,991
Self $700
Under $100 $9,609
$100 or more $49,784
PACS & Parties $11,199
Other Income $529
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. Pettis?
1/1/94 - 12/31/02

Contributor City Business Amount
Myers, Andrew & Diane Shoreview, MN Retired $3,000.00
Pettis, Mark Hertel, WI Legislator $2,792.00
Pettis, Luther & Mayme Osceola, WI Retired $2,490.00
King, Wayne & Christa Danbury, WI Wayne’s IGA $1,827.00
Schulte Family Ellsworth, WI Victory Fireworks $1,800.00
Brown, Robert Jr & Mary Osceola, WI Champion Industries $1,100.00
Verhasselt, Gary & Lori Osceola, WI Verhasselt Construction Co $1,100.00
Dresel, Dale & David Grantsburg, WI Miller-Bradford, Risberg/Dresel Construction $1,050.00
Montgomery, Michael & Barbara Osceola, WI Osceola Oil $1,000.00
Nelson, Grant & Carol Hudson, WI Retired $1,000.00
Peterson, Kris Siren, WI KPI Club $1,000.00

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