Campaign 2002 Profile Pope-Roberts

Rep. Sondy Pope-Roberts (D) VeronaRep. Sondy Pope-RobertsAssembly District 79

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2002 Election Notes and Background
2002 Campaign Finance Summary
* Rep. Pope-Roberts was first elected in 2002.

* She was unopposed in the primary and faced a Republican incumbent in the general election. 

* Citizens for Clean & Responsible Government ($35,365), Planned Parenthood Advocates of WI ($1,351), Sierra Club of Wisconsin ($1,502), WI League of Conservation Voters ($1,806), and WI Nurses PAC ($113) made independent expenditures benefiting Pope-Roberts. Healthy Wisconsin ($1,407), Realtors PAC ($8,189), Volunteers for Agriculture ($713), and WI Builders ($1,670) made independent expenditures favoring her opponent. 

*In the beginning of the year the Metro Milwaukee Assn of Commerce spent undisclosed amounts on "issue ads" favorable to her Pope-Roberts’ opponent.

Pope-Roberts Skindrud
Vote: 53.1% $4.67/vote Vote: 46.9% $11.83/vote
Independent backing:
Independent backing:
Pope-Roberts’ Committee Assignments
2003-2004: Aging and Long-Term Care; Education; Rural Affairs; Small Business.

2001-2002: Not yet elected.

Where Did the Money Come From?

Cash-on-hand 1/1/01 $408
Self $0
Under $100 $22,065
$100 or more $26,918
PACS & Parties $5,709
Other Income $42
WECF* $6,034
*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. Pope-Roberts?
1/1/00 - 12/31/02

Contributor City Business Amount
Pope-Roberts, Sondy Verona, WI Legislator $2,350.00
Kane, Michael & Janet Middleton, WI University of Wisconsin $1,766.00
Boley, Helen Madison, WI Retired $1,000.00
Saucerman, Taemie Arena, WI Intl Brotherhood Electrical Workers $1,000.00
Westman, Jack & Nancy Madison, WI University of Wisconsin $900.00
Farley, Gene & Linda Verona, WI UW Medical School $875.00
Fahl, Mary Ann Madison, WI Retired $800.00
Miller, Mark Monona, WI Legislator $800.00
Elwers, Kathryn Madison, WI Retired $700.00
Harrop, Gary Mazomanie, WI People’s State Bank $700.00
Jones, Margaret Verona, WI Retired $700.00

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