Recall Race for Governor Cost $81 Million

Madison – Candidates, special interest groups and political committees spent nearly $81 million in the failed attempt to recall Republican Governor Scott Walker in June – more than double the record $37.4 million spent for a statewide office in the 2010 governor’s race, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign analysis shows.

Recall Groups, Candidates Spent $69M Outside State

Two-thirds of the nearly $101 million candidates and special interest smear groups reported spending for campaign services in the 2011 and 2012 recall elections was paid to vendors outside Wisconsin, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign review shows.

WDC Files Complaints Against ‘Charitable’ Groups

Three outside electioneering groups violated their federal tax-exempt status by sponsoring advertising and other political activities to help Republican Governor Scott Walker in a likely recall election, according to complaints filed Tuesday with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service.

Obsolete Campaign and Ethics Laws

Letter to selected members of the state legislature urging reforms of Wisconsin's obsolete campaign and ethics laws.

Smear Groups Raised $49 Million From Secret Sources

Nearly two-thirds of the money spent by special interest smear groups to influence the 2011 and 2012 recall elections was raised from undisclosed sources, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign review found.

Effort to End Legal Political Bribery in Wisconsin Launched

At events in Milwaukee, Green Bay and Madison, clean government advocates and non-profit groups announced an initiative to end the legal bribery of Wisconsin politicians. Decades-old Wisconsin ethics laws designed to prevent wealthy special interests from corrupting the legislative process have not been updated to take into account the huge amounts of money coursing through the electoral system.

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02: Candidates Listed Alphabetically

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02

Candidates Listed Alphabetically

August 14, 2012

Total Raised Cash Balance Press Release

Party: Dem=Democrat, Ind=Independent, Rep=Republican
Status: DN=Current legislator running in a new or  “open” seat created by redistricting, DC=Current legislator challenging another incumbent due to redistricting, I=Incumbent, C=Challenger, O=Open Seat.

Candidate Office Party Status Raised
January-June 30 2012
Cash Balance
June 30, 2012
Abrahamson, Steve S24 Rep C $350.00 $208.61
Albano, Todd A34 Ind O $1,227.85 $299.33
Albrecht, Kelley A63 Dem C $2,735.00 $768.20
Arnold, Mary I A37 Dem O $16,573.00 $13,150.43
August, Tyler A32 Rep I $10,075.00 $10,453.27
Bacon, Ward A88 Dem C $4,573.00 $1,794.67
Bakk, Sandy A47 Rep O $500.00 $473.00
Ballweg, Joan A41 Rep I $18,825.00 $16,172.84
Barca, Peter A64 Dem I $8,186.34 $23,398.53
Barnes, Mandela A11 Dem C $14,055.05 $11,066.39
Bauer, Steven H A27 Dem C $625.42 $509.29
Beals, Carol A49 Dem C $3,141.56 $4,040.90
Berceau, Terese A77 Dem DN $5,254.99 $6,210.55
Bernard Schaber, Penny A57 Dem I $10,703.00 $25,192.47
Bernier, Kathy A68 Rep I $18,852.00 $42,837.61
Bever, Adam T A28 Dem C $6,835.63 $1,680.62
Beveridge, Andrew Logan A71 Dem O $995.13 $390.24
Bewley, Janet A74 Dem I $10,572.33 $15,147.27
Bieging, Deb A67 Dem C $10,420.86 $9,426.49
Bies, Garey A01 Rep I $13,950.00 $15,743.78
Billings, Jill E A95 Dem I $5,850.00 $9,141.72
Bomhack, Pat A51 Dem C $19,159.92 $2,399.82
Born, Mark L A39 Rep O $20,743.80 $10,425.63
Braughler, James B A37 Rep O $2,070.00 $404.10
Brey, Jim A25 Dem O $2,566.00 $1,417.21
Brooks, Ed A50 Rep I $19,775.00 $30,473.80
Brown, Lisa Erin A18 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Brownlow, James A83 Dem C $130.00 $980.72
Bryce, Randy A62 Dem O $2,030.00 $951.28
Bushman, Luke A A25 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Callier, Harriet A10 Dem O $350.00 $0.00
Clark, Fred A81 Dem DN $11,520.54 $8,260.51
Coby, Millie A10 Dem O $4,883.20 $1,503.86
Coggs, Elizabeth M S06 Dem O $4,406.00 ($174.99)
Coleman, Sam A17 Dem O $640.00 $15.69
Cooper, Paula A42 Dem O $1,365.00 $545.61
Cotting, Laura A37 Dem O $3,105.73 $765.17
Cowles, Robert S02 Rep I $8,735.00 $34,793.73
Craig, Dave A83 Rep I $23,151.69 $17,096.47
Crail, Jim A55 Dem C $3,666.69 $2,429.06
Czaja, Mary A35 Rep O $17,481.00 $14,992.72
Czisny, Paul G A52 Dem C $2,195.00 $1,876.66
Danou, Chris A92 Dem DN $4,170.00 $11,615.41
Darling, Alberta S08 Rep I $43,067.50 $63,159.91
De Forest, Sheila L A45 Dem O $2,341.63 $1,438.08
Dedering, Jonathan A78 Ind O $155.00 $141.22
Dent, Tracey A17 Dem O $1,871.32 $1,871.32
Dieter, James A18 Dem O $0.00 $100.00
Diny, Joel A90 Rep O $1,536.00 $1.00
Doyle, Steve A94 Dem I $21,219.00 $30,938.58
Duman, Perry A60 Dem C $114.75 $50.26
Edwards, Anthony R A17 Ind O $100.00 $77.95
Ehlers, Paul O S12 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Eiler, David Wayne S14 Rep C $2,016.96 $106.50
Endsley, Michael A26 Rep I $16,827.55 $40,131.77
Esslinger, Paul J A54 Rep C $1,130.00 $320.98
Evers, Bruce A94 Rep C $1,550.13 $1,041.13
Farrow, Paul A98 Rep I $12,105.00 $12,528.55
Feehan, Bill S32 Rep C $76,341.45 $22,047.74
Ferguson, Ryan A05 Dem C $320.00 $320.00
Fields, Jarett A18 Dem O $250.00 $138.81
Fields, Jason A11 Dem I $5,885.00 $1,533.85
Fisher, Christopher Victor A78 Dem O $317.01 $134.06
Fitzpatrick, Kevin M A34 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Flejter, Ryan A53 Dem O $1,261.00 $1,097.85
Frassetto, Frank A53 Rep O $16,171.28 $10,552.45
Frostman, Scott A81 Rep O $1,120.00 $713.78
Garrigues, Chuck A15 Dem O $735.00 $370.64
Genrich, Eric A90 Dem O $5,980.12 $5,270.25
Glabere, Michael L A18 Dem O $2,008.42 $422.85
Goyke, Evan A18 Dem O $16,682.66 $7,574.98
Gray, Terry R A48 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Griffin, Ieshuh A10 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Grigg, Jim A39 Dem O $7,753.60 $1,438.26
Grothman, Glenn S20 Rep I $9,544.00 $71,737.60
Gruett, Ron A25 Dem O $0.00 $19.40
Gudex, Rick S18 Rep C $33,673.56 $26,851.08
Guzman, Jose A09 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Halkoski, Dennis A86 Dem O $11,353.50 $8,292.01
Hall, Amanda A47 Dem O $1,830.00 $1,446.06
Hall, Mario R A12 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Hallmon, Dayvin MA A65 Dem O $2,148.77 $694.66
Hansen, Dave S30 Dem I $20,903.58 $127,753.14
Haqqi, Shan A24 Dem C $5,000.00 $4,850.00
Harris, Kristan T A20 Rep C $85.00 $85.00
Harris, Nikiya S06 Dem O $10,436.65 $5,309.12
Harsdorf, Sheila S10 Rep I $20,207.00 $23,187.88
Hauser-Menting, Laura A71 Dem O $706.12 $673.29
Hebl, Gary A46 Dem I $6,990.22 $11,366.20
Helmke, Mike A26 Dem C $895.00 $847.60
Heron, Tracy A A39 Rep O $7,311.55 $3,173.00
Hesselbein, Dianne A79 Dem O $33,953.36 $32,751.56
Hibbard, Thomas D A99 Dem O $0.00 $207.27
Hintz, Gordon A54 Dem I $10,746.63 $27,269.54
Hintz, Kevin A94 Rep C $958.02 $87.35
Honadel, Mark A21 Rep I $18,462.43 $37,370.38
Howe, Mike A25 Rep O $211.64 $0.00
Hulsey, Brett A78 Dem DN $15,099.00 $8,679.46
Hutton, Rob A13 Rep O $33,135.86 $23,967.56
Jackson, Ty A18 Dem O $360.00 $85.79
Jacque, Andre A02 Rep I $13,253.45 $16,299.17
Jagler, John A37 Rep O $16,001.32 $13,284.59
Johnson, Jeff A85 Dem O $9,050.30 $5,539.00
Johnson, La Tonya A17 Dem O $2,448.00 $571.91
Johnson, Tom J A96 Dem C $10,246.81 $1,852.02
Johnsrud, Arnie A01 Dem C $4,954.56 $695.67
Jorgensen, Andy A43 Dem DC $13,144.60 $28,633.16
Kahl, Robb A47 Dem O $17,327.71 $13,881.21
Kapenga, Chris A99 Rep DN $17,775.90 $19,772.62
Kaufert, Dean R A55 Rep I $7,310.31 $75,286.43
Kauffeld, Steve A37 Rep O $1,895.00 $676.67
Kegley, Dorothy A36 Dem C $3,185.54 $1,021.00
Kerkman, Samantha A61 Rep DN $12,376.00 $16,159.20
Kessler, Frederick P A12 Dem I $19,704.01 $23,127.60
Kestell, Steve A27 Rep I $2,900.00 $9,180.07
King, David D S04 Ind C $150.00 $10.51
King, Jessica J S18 Dem I $41,468.27 $73,212.25
Kleefisch, Joel A38 Rep I $10,208.00 $10,815.00
Klenke, John A88 Rep I $21,711.00 $47,594.87
Knilans, Joe A44 Rep I $19,953.57 $48,259.25
Knodl, Dan A24 Rep I $26,480.80 $31,657.24
Knoff, Paul A69 Dem C $13,880.38 $10,347.84
Knudson, Dean A30 Rep I $26,536.25 $40,211.32
Kolste, Debra A44 Dem C $12,501.63 $13,582.61
Kooyenga, Dale A14 Rep I $6,554.17 $13,878.36
Koth, Kevin A35 Dem O $6,865.00 $4,761.60
Kramer, Bill A97 Rep I $8,782.00 $36,347.81
Krug, Scott S A72 Rep I $18,240.00 $36,791.89
Krumins, Marga A97 Dem C $4,250.66 $2,038.55
Krusick, Peggy A07 Dem I $1,540.00 $190.05
Kuglitsch, Mike A84 Rep I $13,634.00 $13,193.97
Kuhle, Dave A49 Rep C $22,558.00 $11,707.80
Kurtz, William R A21 Dem C $1,010.00 $952.46
Ladick, Corey D A71 Dem O $6,020.00 $3,488.99
Lamberson, Tom A80 Rep O $0.00 $0.00
Larson, Tom A67 Rep I $75,793.76 $102,698.85
Lassa, Julie S24 Dem I $21,954.38 $163,545.37
Lawrence, Diana A56 Dem O $805.00 $297.37
Lazich, Mary S28 Rep I $5,750.00 $120,034.45
Lechner, Don A39 Rep O $5,799.03 $455.08
Lefeber, Brandi A03 Rep C $2,110.30 $806.41
LeMahieu, Daniel R A59 Rep I $10,544.00 $12,787.81
LeMahieu, Devin A26 Rep C $6,265.00 $1,465.71
Lemke, Melissa A62 Dem O $18,610.00 $13,975.51
Liebert, Sam A44 Dem C $5,398.12 $1,388.02
Lindgren, Ellen A79 Dem O $14,475.00 $13,934.98
Lohr, Tanya S20 Dem C $13,719.97 $4,332.72
Loudenbeck, Amy A31 Rep DN $23,355.00 $27,385.71
Maas, Jim A85 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Macco, John S30 Rep C $32,068.59 $19,567.61
Machelski, Michael J A04 Dem C $100.00 $100.00
Mallison, Tom A71 Dem O $3,035.00 $2,101.70
Manriquez, Laura A08 Dem C $0.00 ($2,504.10)
Marklein, Howard A51 Rep I $62,114.44 $108,754.29
Martin, Rich A55 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Mason, Cory A66 Dem DN $16,434.19 $25,188.05
May-Grimm, Maureen A51 Dem C $9,952.30 $11,363.63
Mayo, Michael S06 Dem O $0.00 $3,063.83
McCabe, Jeff A05 Dem C $1,075.00 $969.66
McGartland, Molly M A20 Rep C N/A N/A
McGinley, Jeri A71 Dem O $3,391.50 $973.04
Michalak, Scott A38 Dem C $3,225.21 $481.38
Miller, Mark S16 Dem I $30,752.16 $56,163.48
Milroy, Nick A73 Dem I $4,593.50 $4,435.19
Moore, Cindy A15 Dem O $1,000.00 $947.46
Morris-Page, Melba A18 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Murphy, Dave A56 Rep O $34,626.50 $33,493.83
Murray, Kevin M A44 Dem C $9,520.00 $1,589.20
Mursau, Jeffrey L A36 Rep I $4,400.00 $15,147.33
Murtha, John A29 Rep I $15,030.00 $41,223.33
Namath, Albert A65 Dem O $82.00 $58.44
Nass, Steve A33 Rep DN $1,702.25 $28,411.24
Nelson, Barry A25 Rep O $505.00 $5.00
Nerison, Lee A A96 Rep I $13,875.00 $23,909.98
Noble, Scott Kenneth S24 Rep C $3,865.99 $1,625.49
Nygren, John A89 Rep I $29,949.90 $43,504.65
Odeen, Diane A30 Dem C $10,074.00 $7,429.59
Ohnstad, Tod A65 Dem O $9,870.57 $3,344.70
Oliver, Nick A22 Rep O $42,140.00 $39,082.54
Olsen, Luther S14 Rep I $5,820.00 $11,620.05
Olson, Ben III A50 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Olson, Daniel C S10 Dem C $323.53 $100.00
Oswald, Kole A03 Dem C $7,201.88 $4,912.36
Ott, Al A03 Rep I $7,075.00 $22,928.74
Ott, Jim A23 Rep I $13,560.00 $12,223.15
Parker, Andrew A18 Dem O $1,270.30 $680.71
Pasch, Sandy A10 Dem DN $17,597.22 $26,154.50
Petersen, Kevin A40 Rep I $21,585.00 $24,834.65
Peterson, Kim M A32 Dem C $2,555.00 $518.48
Petryk, Warren A93 Rep I $27,396.89 $59,087.80
Pleuss, Jim A56 Rep O $3,930.00 $2,123.02
Pluess, Justin D A72 Dem C $28,406.84 $21,224.12
Pokrandt, John A13 Dem O $3,280.00 $1,580.76
Pope-Roberts, Sondy A80 Dem DN $22,862.60 $38,504.84
Powers, John A06 Dem C $3,635.00 $2,750.16
Pridemore, Don A22 Rep DN $3,995.00 $4,792.71
Prudent, Eric A98 Dem C $190.00 $90.00
Pruess, Larry A02 Dem C $300.00 $182.40
Rashkin, Yuri A44 Dem C $2,689.25 $1,731.16
Reinhard, Joe A89 Dem C $350.00 $350.00
Retrum, Roberta A34 Dem O $1,404.21 $585.15
Richards, Jon A19 Dem I $2,634.87 $44,076.83
Riemer, Daniel A07 Dem C $11,481.88 $7,957.38
Riley, Elizabeth A87 Dem C $8,269.90 $6,524.30
Ringhand, Janis A45 Dem DN $13,732.00 $11,245.60
Ripp, Keith A42 Rep DN $18,420.00 $29,710.25
Risser, Fred S26 Dem I $3,418.25 $21,267.04
Ristow, Nate A13 Rep O $7,725.00 $3,697.95
Rivard, Roger A75 Rep I $33,240.87 $47,710.50
Rockwood, Chris A14 Dem C $7,875.11 $3,786.77
Roelke, Jesse J A84 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Rogers, Cris A23 Dem C $6,490.00 $6,490.00
Romlein, James W Sr A37 Rep O $1,376.84 ($9.95)
Royal, Fred A17 Dem O $10,081.68 $4,029.05
Rucker, Russell A45 Rep O $1,286.72 $648.36
Ruetten, Chris A37 Rep O $1,595.00 $150.46
Sanfelippo, Joe A15 Rep O $938.46 $11.36
Sargent, Melissa Agard A48 Dem O $8,920.45 $26,412.40
Schaefer, Trish A46 Rep C $4,058.38 $548.12
Schellenger, Koby A53 Dem O $899.00 $704.76
Schellinger, Thomas J A13 Rep O $20,500.00 $12,713.10
Schmid, Hans A71 Dem O $1,461.33 $370.69
Schmidt, Beth A45 Rep O $3,967.36 $2,222.52
Schoenbohm, Richard A56 Dem O $12,078.44 $14,304.91
Schraa, Michael A53 Rep O $14,030.00 $6,510.68
Schroeder, Jay A55 Rep C $7,238.11 $1,779.16
Schroeder, Ryan A31 Dem O $1,580.00 $119.61
Schuller, Kurt A53 Rep O $2,752.20 $867.43
Sendra, John A74 Rep C $3,755.23 $1,771.80
Severson, Erik A28 Rep I $21,426.00 $35,860.81
Shanahan, Sarah Ann A50 Dem C $0.00 $822.15
Shankland, Katrina A71 Dem O $3,329.00 $2,154.47
Shilling, Jennifer S32 Dem I $44,124.45 $61,791.30
Sinicki, Christine A20 Dem I $2,250.00 $14,566.69
Sladky, Jason J A25 Rep O $1,141.00 $623.19
Smith, Jeff A93 Dem C $31,633.51 $25,489.49
Smith, Stephen A75 Dem C $25,254.54 $19,710.12
Smriga, Judy A68 Dem C $5,188.92 $3,541.64
Snyder, Patrick A85 Rep O $34,935.00 $25,782.61
Sommer, Susan S12 Dem O $4,170.00 $1,756.87
Sorenson, Melissa A41 Dem C $3,807.13 $2,058.33
Spiros, John A86 Rep O $8,392.89 $6,411.43
Starzewski, Bernie A25 Dem O $1,385.00 $760.16
Staudacher, Joanne A53 Dem O $525.88 $500.64
Steinbrink, John A61 Dem DC $6,535.00 $10,633.93
Steineke, Jim A05 Rep I $18,525.00 $20,092.78
Steinke, Robert L A71 Dem O $100.00 $100.00
Stevens, Pam S22 Rep C $370.00 $2,086.48
Stolow, David A32 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Stone, Jeff A82 Rep I $5,350.00 $4,857.54
Strachota, Pat A58 Rep I $5,186.00 $28,190.84
Stroebel, Duey A60 Rep I $7,680.00 $5,296.99
Suder, Scott A69 Rep I $18,092.91 $25,203.40
Suennen, Ray S30 Rep C $8,444.88 $4,859.66
Swan, Allyn Monroe S06 Dem O $2,388.46 $609.25
Swanson, Jim A29 Dem C $3,258.85 $1,441.22
Swearingen, Rob A34 Rep O $25,057.11 $22,752.53
Tauchen, Gary A06 Rep I $11,099.00 $8,339.14
Taylor, Chris A76 Dem DN $15,410.00 $23,393.17
Taylor, Lena C S04 Dem I $10,046.38 $6,443.13
Testin, Patrick A71 Rep O $3,965.46 $1,219.16
Theo, Lisa S12 Dem O $14,277.01 $2,270.60
Thiesfeldt, Jeremy A52 Rep I $19,627.50 $30,895.26
Thorson, Wayne C A86 Rep O $1,735.00 $849.63
Tiffany, Tom S12 Rep O $80,860.44 $100,268.43
Tittl, Paul A25 Rep O $4,725.00 $3,333.28
Tjugum, Patrick K A35 Ind O $1,520.00 $194.91
Tranel, Travis A49 Rep I $17,215.00 $43,103.30
Triplett, Delta T S06 Dem O $1,050.00 $496.41
Uphoff, Charles A80 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Van Buren, Merlin A34 Dem O $4,298.98 $4,072.98
VanderLeest, David A90 Rep O $500.00 $368.06
VanderMeer, Nancy L A70 Rep C $3,625.00 $362.15
Veeser, Patrick A01 Dem C $19,289.24 $12,427.98
Verhage, David J A71 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Vernon, LaShawndra A18 Dem O $1,665.00 $388.58
Virgil, Terry A33 Ind O $0.00 $0.50
Vos, Robin A63 Rep I $19,713.27 $195,456.84
Vruwink, Amy Sue A70 Dem I $25,777.30 $51,205.18
Wachs, Dana A91 Dem O $8,798.72 $23,469.16
Wald, Dan A70 Rep C $2,488.05 $963.04
Ward, Jim S28 Dem C $6,532.74 $5,168.35
Watson, Leroy L A38 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Weatherston, Tom A62 Rep O $26,492.55 $25,148.28
Weininger, Chad A04 Rep I $25,624.00 $41,113.57
Wied-Vincent, Kathleen A82 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Williams, Mary A87 Rep I $20,795.67 $29,756.48
Wineke, Joseph S A80 Dem O $15,090.00 $6,575.48
Wirch, Robert S22 Dem I $6,799.33 $41,367.68
Woods, Scott Allan A33 Dem O $100.00 $201.97
Worthington, Margarete S14 Dem C $2,687.34 $2,534.94
Wright, Mandy A85 Dem O $9,898.91 $1,585.24
Wynn, Evan A43 Rep I $29,501.05 $40,000.94
Young, Alex A34 Rep O $1,238.48 $1,178.56
Young, Josh A03 Ind C $200.00 $84.81
Young, Leon A16 Dem I $5,345.00 $7,646.87
Zamarippa, JoCasta A08 Dem I $3,487.29 $3,847.21
Zepnick, Josh A09 Dem I $11,965.00 $4,162.74

Total Raised Cash Balance Press Release

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02: Candidates by Cash Balance

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02

Candidates by Cash Balance

August 14, 2012

Total Raised Alphabetical Press Release

Party: Dem=Democrat, Ind=Independent, Rep=Republican
Status: DN=Current legislator running in a new or  “open” seat created by redistricting, DC=Current legislator challenging another incumbent due to redistricting, I=Incumbent, C=Challenger, O=Open Seat.

Candidate Office Party Status Raised
January-June 30 2012
Cash Balance
June 30, 2012
Vos, Robin A63 Rep I $19,713.27 $195,456.84
Lassa, Julie S24 Dem I $21,954.38 $163,545.37
Hansen, Dave S30 Dem I $20,903.58 $127,753.14
Lazich, Mary S28 Rep I $5,750.00 $120,034.45
Marklein, Howard A51 Rep I $62,114.44 $108,754.29
Larson, Tom A67 Rep I $75,793.76 $102,698.85
Tiffany, Tom S12 Rep O $80,860.44 $100,268.43
Kaufert, Dean R A55 Rep I $7,310.31 $75,286.43
King, Jessica J S18 Dem I $41,468.27 $73,212.25
Grothman, Glenn S20 Rep I $9,544.00 $71,737.60
Darling, Alberta S08 Rep I $43,067.50 $63,159.91
Shilling, Jennifer S32 Dem I $44,124.45 $61,791.30
Petryk, Warren A93 Rep I $27,396.89 $59,087.80
Miller, Mark S16 Dem I $30,752.16 $56,163.48
Vruwink, Amy Sue A70 Dem I $25,777.30 $51,205.18
Knilans, Joe A44 Rep I $19,953.57 $48,259.25
Rivard, Roger A75 Rep I $33,240.87 $47,710.50
Klenke, John A88 Rep I $21,711.00 $47,594.87
Richards, Jon A19 Dem I $2,634.87 $44,076.83
Nygren, John A89 Rep I $29,949.90 $43,504.65
Tranel, Travis A49 Rep I $17,215.00 $43,103.30
Bernier, Kathy A68 Rep I $18,852.00 $42,837.61
Wirch, Robert S22 Dem I $6,799.33 $41,367.68
Murtha, John A29 Rep I $15,030.00 $41,223.33
Weininger, Chad A04 Rep I $25,624.00 $41,113.57
Knudson, Dean A30 Rep I $26,536.25 $40,211.32
Endsley, Michael A26 Rep I $16,827.55 $40,131.77
Wynn, Evan A43 Rep I $29,501.05 $40,000.94
Oliver, Nick A22 Rep O $42,140.00 $39,082.54
Pope-Roberts, Sondy A80 Dem DN $22,862.60 $38,504.84
Honadel, Mark A21 Rep I $18,462.43 $37,370.38
Krug, Scott S A72 Rep I $18,240.00 $36,791.89
Kramer, Bill A97 Rep I $8,782.00 $36,347.81
Severson, Erik A28 Rep I $21,426.00 $35,860.81
Cowles, Robert S02 Rep I $8,735.00 $34,793.73
Murphy, Dave A56 Rep O $34,626.50 $33,493.83
Hesselbein, Dianne A79 Dem O $33,953.36 $32,751.56
Knodl, Dan A24 Rep I $26,480.80 $31,657.24
Doyle, Steve A94 Dem I $21,219.00 $30,938.58
Thiesfeldt, Jeremy A52 Rep I $19,627.50 $30,895.26
Brooks, Ed A50 Rep I $19,775.00 $30,473.80
Williams, Mary A87 Rep I $20,795.67 $29,756.48
Ripp, Keith A42 Rep DN $18,420.00 $29,710.25
Jorgensen, Andy A43 Dem DC $13,144.60 $28,633.16
Nass, Steve A33 Rep DN $1,702.25 $28,411.24
Strachota, Pat A58 Rep I $5,186.00 $28,190.84
Loudenbeck, Amy A31 Rep DN $23,355.00 $27,385.71
Hintz, Gordon A54 Dem I $10,746.63 $27,269.54
Gudex, Rick S18 Rep C $33,673.56 $26,851.08
Sargent, Melissa Agard A48 Dem O $8,920.45 $26,412.40
Pasch, Sandy A10 Dem DN $17,597.22 $26,154.50
Snyder, Patrick A85 Rep O $34,935.00 $25,782.61
Smith, Jeff A93 Dem C $31,633.51 $25,489.49
Suder, Scott A69 Rep I $18,092.91 $25,203.40
Bernard Schaber, Penny A57 Dem I $10,703.00 $25,192.47
Mason, Cory A66 Dem DN $16,434.19 $25,188.05
Weatherston, Tom A62 Rep O $26,492.55 $25,148.28
Petersen, Kevin A40 Rep I $21,585.00 $24,834.65
Hutton, Rob A13 Rep O $33,135.86 $23,967.56
Nerison, Lee A A96 Rep I $13,875.00 $23,909.98
Wachs, Dana A91 Dem O $8,798.72 $23,469.16
Barca, Peter A64 Dem I $8,186.34 $23,398.53
Taylor, Chris A76 Dem DN $15,410.00 $23,393.17
Harsdorf, Sheila S10 Rep I $20,207.00 $23,187.88
Kessler, Frederick P A12 Dem I $19,704.01 $23,127.60
Ott, Al A03 Rep I $7,075.00 $22,928.74
Swearingen, Rob A34 Rep O $25,057.11 $22,752.53
Feehan, Bill S32 Rep C $76,341.45 $22,047.74
Risser, Fred S26 Dem I $3,418.25 $21,267.04
Pluess, Justin D A72 Dem C $28,406.84 $21,224.12
Steineke, Jim A05 Rep I $18,525.00 $20,092.78
Kapenga, Chris A99 Rep DN $17,775.90 $19,772.62
Smith, Stephen A75 Dem C $25,254.54 $19,710.12
Macco, John S30 Rep C $32,068.59 $19,567.61
Craig, Dave A83 Rep I $23,151.69 $17,096.47
Jacque, Andre A02 Rep I $13,253.45 $16,299.17
Ballweg, Joan A41 Rep I $18,825.00 $16,172.84
Kerkman, Samantha A61 Rep DN $12,376.00 $16,159.20
Bies, Garey A01 Rep I $13,950.00 $15,743.78
Mursau, Jeffrey L A36 Rep I $4,400.00 $15,147.33
Bewley, Janet A74 Dem I $10,572.33 $15,147.27
Czaja, Mary A35 Rep O $17,481.00 $14,992.72
Sinicki, Christine A20 Dem I $2,250.00 $14,566.69
Schoenbohm, Richard A56 Dem O $12,078.44 $14,304.91
Lemke, Melissa A62 Dem O $18,610.00 $13,975.51
Lindgren, Ellen A79 Dem O $14,475.00 $13,934.98
Kahl, Robb A47 Dem O $17,327.71 $13,881.21
Kooyenga, Dale A14 Rep I $6,554.17 $13,878.36
Kolste, Debra A44 Dem C $12,501.63 $13,582.61
Jagler, John A37 Rep O $16,001.32 $13,284.59
Kuglitsch, Mike A84 Rep I $13,634.00 $13,193.97
Arnold, Mary I A37 Dem O $16,573.00 $13,150.43
LeMahieu, Daniel R A59 Rep I $10,544.00 $12,787.81
Schellinger, Thomas J A13 Rep O $20,500.00 $12,713.10
Farrow, Paul A98 Rep I $12,105.00 $12,528.55
Veeser, Patrick A01 Dem C $19,289.24 $12,427.98
Ott, Jim A23 Rep I $13,560.00 $12,223.15
Kuhle, Dave A49 Rep C $22,558.00 $11,707.80
Olsen, Luther S14 Rep I $5,820.00 $11,620.05
Danou, Chris A92 Dem DN $4,170.00 $11,615.41
Hebl, Gary A46 Dem I $6,990.22 $11,366.20
May-Grimm, Maureen A51 Dem C $9,952.30 $11,363.63
Ringhand, Janis A45 Dem DN $13,732.00 $11,245.60
Barnes, Mandela A11 Dem C $14,055.05 $11,066.39
Kleefisch, Joel A38 Rep I $10,208.00 $10,815.00
Steinbrink, John A61 Dem DC $6,535.00 $10,633.93
Frassetto, Frank A53 Rep O $16,171.28 $10,552.45
August, Tyler A32 Rep I $10,075.00 $10,453.27
Born, Mark L A39 Rep O $20,743.80 $10,425.63
Knoff, Paul A69 Dem C $13,880.38 $10,347.84
Bieging, Deb A67 Dem C $10,420.86 $9,426.49
Kestell, Steve A27 Rep I $2,900.00 $9,180.07
Billings, Jill E A95 Dem I $5,850.00 $9,141.72
Hulsey, Brett A78 Dem DN $15,099.00 $8,679.46
Tauchen, Gary A06 Rep I $11,099.00 $8,339.14
Halkoski, Dennis A86 Dem O $11,353.50 $8,292.01
Clark, Fred A81 Dem DN $11,520.54 $8,260.51
Riemer, Daniel A07 Dem C $11,481.88 $7,957.38
Young, Leon A16 Dem I $5,345.00 $7,646.87
Goyke, Evan A18 Dem O $16,682.66 $7,574.98
Odeen, Diane A30 Dem C $10,074.00 $7,429.59
Wineke, Joseph S A80 Dem O $15,090.00 $6,575.48
Riley, Elizabeth A87 Dem C $8,269.90 $6,524.30
Schraa, Michael A53 Rep O $14,030.00 $6,510.68
Rogers, Cris A23 Dem C $6,490.00 $6,490.00
Taylor, Lena C S04 Dem I $10,046.38 $6,443.13
Spiros, John A86 Rep O $8,392.89 $6,411.43
Berceau, Terese A77 Dem DN $5,254.99 $6,210.55
Johnson, Jeff A85 Dem O $9,050.30 $5,539.00
Harris, Nikiya S06 Dem O $10,436.65 $5,309.12
Stroebel, Duey A60 Rep I $7,680.00 $5,296.99
Genrich, Eric A90 Dem O $5,980.12 $5,270.25
Ward, Jim S28 Dem C $6,532.74 $5,168.35
Oswald, Kole A03 Dem C $7,201.88 $4,912.36
Suennen, Ray S30 Rep C $8,444.88 $4,859.66
Stone, Jeff A82 Rep I $5,350.00 $4,857.54
Haqqi, Shan A24 Dem C $5,000.00 $4,850.00
Pridemore, Don A22 Rep DN $3,995.00 $4,792.71
Koth, Kevin A35 Dem O $6,865.00 $4,761.60
Milroy, Nick A73 Dem I $4,593.50 $4,435.19
Lohr, Tanya S20 Dem C $13,719.97 $4,332.72
Zepnick, Josh A09 Dem I $11,965.00 $4,162.74
Van Buren, Merlin A34 Dem O $4,298.98 $4,072.98
Beals, Carol A49 Dem C $3,141.56 $4,040.90
Royal, Fred A17 Dem O $10,081.68 $4,029.05
Zamarippa, JoCasta A08 Dem I $3,487.29 $3,847.21
Rockwood, Chris A14 Dem C $7,875.11 $3,786.77
Ristow, Nate A13 Rep O $7,725.00 $3,697.95
Smriga, Judy A68 Dem C $5,188.92 $3,541.64
Ladick, Corey D A71 Dem O $6,020.00 $3,488.99
Ohnstad, Tod A65 Dem O $9,870.57 $3,344.70
Tittl, Paul A25 Rep O $4,725.00 $3,333.28
Heron, Tracy A A39 Rep O $7,311.55 $3,173.00
Mayo, Michael S06 Dem O $0.00 $3,063.83
Powers, John A06 Dem C $3,635.00 $2,750.16
Worthington, Margarete S14 Dem C $2,687.34 $2,534.94
Crail, Jim A55 Dem C $3,666.69 $2,429.06
Bomhack, Pat A51 Dem C $19,159.92 $2,399.82
Theo, Lisa S12 Dem O $14,277.01 $2,270.60
Schmidt, Beth A45 Rep O $3,967.36 $2,222.52
Shankland, Katrina A71 Dem O $3,329.00 $2,154.47
Pleuss, Jim A56 Rep O $3,930.00 $2,123.02
Mallison, Tom A71 Dem O $3,035.00 $2,101.70
Stevens, Pam S22 Rep C $370.00 $2,086.48
Sorenson, Melissa A41 Dem C $3,807.13 $2,058.33
Krumins, Marga A97 Dem C $4,250.66 $2,038.55
Czisny, Paul G A52 Dem C $2,195.00 $1,876.66
Dent, Tracey A17 Dem O $1,871.32 $1,871.32
Johnson, Tom J A96 Dem C $10,246.81 $1,852.02
Bacon, Ward A88 Dem C $4,573.00 $1,794.67
Schroeder, Jay A55 Rep C $7,238.11 $1,779.16
Sendra, John A74 Rep C $3,755.23 $1,771.80
Sommer, Susan S12 Dem O $4,170.00 $1,756.87
Rashkin, Yuri A44 Dem C $2,689.25 $1,731.16
Bever, Adam T A28 Dem C $6,835.63 $1,680.62
Noble, Scott Kenneth S24 Rep C $3,865.99 $1,625.49
Murray, Kevin M A44 Dem C $9,520.00 $1,589.20
Wright, Mandy A85 Dem O $9,898.91 $1,585.24
Pokrandt, John A13 Dem O $3,280.00 $1,580.76
Fields, Jason A11 Dem I $5,885.00 $1,533.85
Coby, Millie A10 Dem O $4,883.20 $1,503.86
LeMahieu, Devin A26 Rep C $6,265.00 $1,465.71
Hall, Amanda A47 Dem O $1,830.00 $1,446.06
Swanson, Jim A29 Dem C $3,258.85 $1,441.22
Grigg, Jim A39 Dem O $7,753.60 $1,438.26
De Forest, Sheila L A45 Dem O $2,341.63 $1,438.08
Brey, Jim A25 Dem O $2,566.00 $1,417.21
Liebert, Sam A44 Dem C $5,398.12 $1,388.02
Testin, Patrick A71 Rep O $3,965.46 $1,219.16
Young, Alex A34 Rep O $1,238.48 $1,178.56
Flejter, Ryan A53 Dem O $1,261.00 $1,097.85
Evers, Bruce A94 Rep C $1,550.13 $1,041.13
Kegley, Dorothy A36 Dem C $3,185.54 $1,021.00
Brownlow, James A83 Dem C $130.00 $980.72
McGinley, Jeri A71 Dem O $3,391.50 $973.04
McCabe, Jeff A05 Dem C $1,075.00 $969.66
Wald, Dan A70 Rep C $2,488.05 $963.04
Kurtz, William R A21 Dem C $1,010.00 $952.46
Bryce, Randy A62 Dem O $2,030.00 $951.28
Moore, Cindy A15 Dem O $1,000.00 $947.46
Schuller, Kurt A53 Rep O $2,752.20 $867.43
Thorson, Wayne C A86 Rep O $1,735.00 $849.63
Helmke, Mike A26 Dem C $895.00 $847.60
Shanahan, Sarah Ann A50 Dem C $0.00 $822.15
Lefeber, Brandi A03 Rep C $2,110.30 $806.41
Albrecht, Kelley A63 Dem C $2,735.00 $768.20
Cotting, Laura A37 Dem O $3,105.73 $765.17
Starzewski, Bernie A25 Dem O $1,385.00 $760.16
Frostman, Scott A81 Rep O $1,120.00 $713.78
Schellenger, Koby A53 Dem O $899.00 $704.76
Johnsrud, Arnie A01 Dem C $4,954.56 $695.67
Hallmon, Dayvin MA A65 Dem O $2,148.77 $694.66
Parker, Andrew A18 Dem O $1,270.30 $680.71
Kauffeld, Steve A37 Rep O $1,895.00 $676.67
Hauser-Menting, Laura A71 Dem O $706.12 $673.29
Rucker, Russell A45 Rep O $1,286.72 $648.36
Sladky, Jason J A25 Rep O $1,141.00 $623.19
Swan, Allyn Monroe S06 Dem O $2,388.46 $609.25
Retrum, Roberta A34 Dem O $1,404.21 $585.15
Johnson, La Tonya A17 Dem O $2,448.00 $571.91
Schaefer, Trish A46 Rep C $4,058.38 $548.12
Cooper, Paula A42 Dem O $1,365.00 $545.61
Peterson, Kim M A32 Dem C $2,555.00 $518.48
Bauer, Steven H A27 Dem C $625.42 $509.29
Staudacher, Joanne A53 Dem O $525.88 $500.64
Triplett, Delta T S06 Dem O $1,050.00 $496.41
Michalak, Scott A38 Dem C $3,225.21 $481.38
Bakk, Sandy A47 Rep O $500.00 $473.00
Lechner, Don A39 Rep O $5,799.03 $455.08
Glabere, Michael L A18 Dem O $2,008.42 $422.85
Braughler, James B A37 Rep O $2,070.00 $404.10
Beveridge, Andrew Logan A71 Dem O $995.13 $390.24
Vernon, LaShawndra A18 Dem O $1,665.00 $388.58
Schmid, Hans A71 Dem O $1,461.33 $370.69
Garrigues, Chuck A15 Dem O $735.00 $370.64
VanderLeest, David A90 Rep O $500.00 $368.06
VanderMeer, Nancy L A70 Rep C $3,625.00 $362.15
Reinhard, Joe A89 Dem C $350.00 $350.00
Esslinger, Paul J A54 Rep C $1,130.00 $320.98
Ferguson, Ryan A05 Dem C $320.00 $320.00
Albano, Todd A34 Ind O $1,227.85 $299.33
Lawrence, Diana A56 Dem O $805.00 $297.37
Abrahamson, Steve S24 Rep C $350.00 $208.61
Hibbard, Thomas D A99 Dem O $0.00 $207.27
Woods, Scott Allan A33 Dem O $100.00 $201.97
Tjugum, Patrick K A35 Ind O $1,520.00 $194.91
Krusick, Peggy A07 Dem I $1,540.00 $190.05
Pruess, Larry A02 Dem C $300.00 $182.40
Ruetten, Chris A37 Rep O $1,595.00 $150.46
Dedering, Jonathan A78 Ind O $155.00 $141.22
Fields, Jarett A18 Dem O $250.00 $138.81
Fisher, Christopher Victor A78 Dem O $317.01 $134.06
Schroeder, Ryan A31 Dem O $1,580.00 $119.61
Eiler, David Wayne S14 Rep C $2,016.96 $106.50
Dieter, James A18 Dem O $0.00 $100.00
Machelski, Michael J A04 Dem C $100.00 $100.00
Olson, Daniel C S10 Dem C $323.53 $100.00
Steinke, Robert L A71 Dem O $100.00 $100.00
Prudent, Eric A98 Dem C $190.00 $90.00
Hintz, Kevin A94 Rep C $958.02 $87.35
Jackson, Ty A18 Dem O $360.00 $85.79
Harris, Kristan T A20 Rep C $85.00 $85.00
Young, Josh A03 Ind C $200.00 $84.81
Edwards, Anthony R A17 Ind O $100.00 $77.95
Namath, Albert A65 Dem O $82.00 $58.44
Duman, Perry A60 Dem C $114.75 $50.26
Gruett, Ron A25 Dem O $0.00 $19.40
Coleman, Sam A17 Dem O $640.00 $15.69
Sanfelippo, Joe A15 Rep O $938.46 $11.36
King, David D S04 Ind C $150.00 $10.51
Nelson, Barry A25 Rep O $505.00 $5.00
Diny, Joel A90 Rep O $1,536.00 $1.00
Virgil, Terry A33 Ind O $0.00 $0.50
Brown, Lisa Erin A18 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Bushman, Luke A A25 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Callier, Harriet A10 Dem O $350.00 $0.00
Ehlers, Paul O S12 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Fitzpatrick, Kevin M A34 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Gray, Terry R A48 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Griffin, Ieshuh A10 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Guzman, Jose A09 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Hall, Mario R A12 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Howe, Mike A25 Rep O $211.64 $0.00
Lamberson, Tom A80 Rep O $0.00 $0.00
Maas, Jim A85 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Martin, Rich A55 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Morris-Page, Melba A18 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Olson, Ben III A50 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Roelke, Jesse J A84 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Stolow, David A32 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Uphoff, Charles A80 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Verhage, David J A71 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Watson, Leroy L A38 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Wied-Vincent, Kathleen A82 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Romlein, James W Sr A37 Rep O $1,376.84 ($9.95)
Coggs, Elizabeth M S06 Dem O $4,406.00 ($174.99)
Manriquez, Laura A08 Dem C $0.00 ($2,504.10)
McGartland, Molly M A20 Rep C N/A N/A

Total Raised Alphabetical Press Release

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02: Candidates by Total Raised

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02

Candidates by Total Raised

August 14, 2012

Cash BalanceAlphabetical Press Release

Party: Dem=Democrat, Ind=Independent, Rep=Republican
Status: DN=Current legislator running in a new or  “open” seat created by redistricting, DC=Current legislator challenging another incumbent due to redistricting, I=Incumbent, C=Challenger, O=Open Seat.

Candidate Office Party Status Raised
January-June 30 2012
Cash Balance
June 30, 2012
Tiffany, Tom S12 Rep O $80,860.44 $100,268.43
Feehan, Bill S32 Rep C $76,341.45 $22,047.74
Larson, Tom A67 Rep I $75,793.76 $102,698.85
Marklein, Howard A51 Rep I $62,114.44 $108,754.29
Shilling, Jennifer S32 Dem I $44,124.45 $61,791.30
Darling, Alberta S08 Rep I $43,067.50 $63,159.91
Oliver, Nick A22 Rep O $42,140.00 $39,082.54
King, Jessica J S18 Dem I $41,468.27 $73,212.25
Snyder, Patrick A85 Rep O $34,935.00 $25,782.61
Murphy, Dave A56 Rep O $34,626.50 $33,493.83
Hesselbein, Dianne A79 Dem O $33,953.36 $32,751.56
Gudex, Rick S18 Rep C $33,673.56 $26,851.08
Rivard, Roger A75 Rep I $33,240.87 $47,710.50
Hutton, Rob A13 Rep O $33,135.86 $23,967.56
Macco, John S30 Rep C $32,068.59 $19,567.61
Smith, Jeff A93 Dem C $31,633.51 $25,489.49
Miller, Mark S16 Dem I $30,752.16 $56,163.48
Nygren, John A89 Rep I $29,949.90 $43,504.65
Wynn, Evan A43 Rep I $29,501.05 $40,000.94
Pluess, Justin D A72 Dem C $28,406.84 $21,224.12
Petryk, Warren A93 Rep I $27,396.89 $59,087.80
Knudson, Dean A30 Rep I $26,536.25 $40,211.32
Weatherston, Tom A62 Rep O $26,492.55 $25,148.28
Knodl, Dan A24 Rep I $26,480.80 $31,657.24
Vruwink, Amy Sue A70 Dem I $25,777.30 $51,205.18
Weininger, Chad A04 Rep I $25,624.00 $41,113.57
Smith, Stephen A75 Dem C $25,254.54 $19,710.12
Swearingen, Rob A34 Rep O $25,057.11 $22,752.53
Loudenbeck, Amy A31 Rep DN $23,355.00 $27,385.71
Craig, Dave A83 Rep I $23,151.69 $17,096.47
Pope-Roberts, Sondy A80 Dem DN $22,862.60 $38,504.84
Kuhle, Dave A49 Rep C $22,558.00 $11,707.80
Lassa, Julie S24 Dem I $21,954.38 $163,545.37
Klenke, John A88 Rep I $21,711.00 $47,594.87
Petersen, Kevin A40 Rep I $21,585.00 $24,834.65
Severson, Erik A28 Rep I $21,426.00 $35,860.81
Doyle, Steve A94 Dem I $21,219.00 $30,938.58
Hansen, Dave S30 Dem I $20,903.58 $127,753.14
Williams, Mary A87 Rep I $20,795.67 $29,756.48
Born, Mark L A39 Rep O $20,743.80 $10,425.63
Schellinger, Thomas J A13 Rep O $20,500.00 $12,713.10
Harsdorf, Sheila S10 Rep I $20,207.00 $23,187.88
Knilans, Joe A44 Rep I $19,953.57 $48,259.25
Brooks, Ed A50 Rep I $19,775.00 $30,473.80
Vos, Robin A63 Rep I $19,713.27 $195,456.84
Kessler, Frederick P A12 Dem I $19,704.01 $23,127.60
Thiesfeldt, Jeremy A52 Rep I $19,627.50 $30,895.26
Veeser, Patrick A01 Dem C $19,289.24 $12,427.98
Bomhack, Pat A51 Dem C $19,159.92 $2,399.82
Bernier, Kathy A68 Rep I $18,852.00 $42,837.61
Ballweg, Joan A41 Rep I $18,825.00 $16,172.84
Lemke, Melissa A62 Dem O $18,610.00 $13,975.51
Steineke, Jim A05 Rep I $18,525.00 $20,092.78
Honadel, Mark A21 Rep I $18,462.43 $37,370.38
Ripp, Keith A42 Rep DN $18,420.00 $29,710.25
Krug, Scott S A72 Rep I $18,240.00 $36,791.89
Suder, Scott A69 Rep I $18,092.91 $25,203.40
Kapenga, Chris A99 Rep DN $17,775.90 $19,772.62
Pasch, Sandy A10 Dem DN $17,597.22 $26,154.50
Czaja, Mary A35 Rep O $17,481.00 $14,992.72
Kahl, Robb A47 Dem O $17,327.71 $13,881.21
Tranel, Travis A49 Rep I $17,215.00 $43,103.30
Endsley, Michael A26 Rep I $16,827.55 $40,131.77
Goyke, Evan A18 Dem O $16,682.66 $7,574.98
Arnold, Mary I A37 Dem O $16,573.00 $13,150.43
Mason, Cory A66 Dem DN $16,434.19 $25,188.05
Frassetto, Frank A53 Rep O $16,171.28 $10,552.45
Jagler, John A37 Rep O $16,001.32 $13,284.59
Taylor, Chris A76 Dem DN $15,410.00 $23,393.17
Hulsey, Brett A78 Dem DN $15,099.00 $8,679.46
Wineke, Joseph S A80 Dem O $15,090.00 $6,575.48
Murtha, John A29 Rep I $15,030.00 $41,223.33
Lindgren, Ellen A79 Dem O $14,475.00 $13,934.98
Theo, Lisa S12 Dem O $14,277.01 $2,270.60
Barnes, Mandela A11 Dem C $14,055.05 $11,066.39
Schraa, Michael A53 Rep O $14,030.00 $6,510.68
Bies, Garey A01 Rep I $13,950.00 $15,743.78
Knoff, Paul A69 Dem C $13,880.38 $10,347.84
Nerison, Lee A A96 Rep I $13,875.00 $23,909.98
Ringhand, Janis A45 Dem DN $13,732.00 $11,245.60
Lohr, Tanya S20 Dem C $13,719.97 $4,332.72
Kuglitsch, Mike A84 Rep I $13,634.00 $13,193.97
Ott, Jim A23 Rep I $13,560.00 $12,223.15
Jacque, Andre A02 Rep I $13,253.45 $16,299.17
Jorgensen, Andy A43 Dem DC $13,144.60 $28,633.16
Kolste, Debra A44 Dem C $12,501.63 $13,582.61
Kerkman, Samantha A61 Rep DN $12,376.00 $16,159.20
Farrow, Paul A98 Rep I $12,105.00 $12,528.55
Schoenbohm, Richard A56 Dem O $12,078.44 $14,304.91
Zepnick, Josh A09 Dem I $11,965.00 $4,162.74
Clark, Fred A81 Dem DN $11,520.54 $8,260.51
Riemer, Daniel A07 Dem C $11,481.88 $7,957.38
Halkoski, Dennis A86 Dem O $11,353.50 $8,292.01
Tauchen, Gary A06 Rep I $11,099.00 $8,339.14
Hintz, Gordon A54 Dem I $10,746.63 $27,269.54
Bernard Schaber, Penny A57 Dem I $10,703.00 $25,192.47
Bewley, Janet A74 Dem I $10,572.33 $15,147.27
LeMahieu, Daniel R A59 Rep I $10,544.00 $12,787.81
Harris, Nikiya S06 Dem O $10,436.65 $5,309.12
Bieging, Deb A67 Dem C $10,420.86 $9,426.49
Johnson, Tom J A96 Dem C $10,246.81 $1,852.02
Kleefisch, Joel A38 Rep I $10,208.00 $10,815.00
Royal, Fred A17 Dem O $10,081.68 $4,029.05
August, Tyler A32 Rep I $10,075.00 $10,453.27
Odeen, Diane A30 Dem C $10,074.00 $7,429.59
Taylor, Lena C S04 Dem I $10,046.38 $6,443.13
May-Grimm, Maureen A51 Dem C $9,952.30 $11,363.63
Wright, Mandy A85 Dem O $9,898.91 $1,585.24
Ohnstad, Tod A65 Dem O $9,870.57 $3,344.70
Grothman, Glenn S20 Rep I $9,544.00 $71,737.60
Murray, Kevin M A44 Dem C $9,520.00 $1,589.20
Johnson, Jeff A85 Dem O $9,050.30 $5,539.00
Sargent, Melissa Agard A48 Dem O $8,920.45 $26,412.40
Wachs, Dana A91 Dem O $8,798.72 $23,469.16
Kramer, Bill A97 Rep I $8,782.00 $36,347.81
Cowles, Robert S02 Rep I $8,735.00 $34,793.73
Suennen, Ray S30 Rep C $8,444.88 $4,859.66
Spiros, John A86 Rep O $8,392.89 $6,411.43
Riley, Elizabeth A87 Dem C $8,269.90 $6,524.30
Barca, Peter A64 Dem I $8,186.34 $23,398.53
Rockwood, Chris A14 Dem C $7,875.11 $3,786.77
Grigg, Jim A39 Dem O $7,753.60 $1,438.26
Ristow, Nate A13 Rep O $7,725.00 $3,697.95
Stroebel, Duey A60 Rep I $7,680.00 $5,296.99
Heron, Tracy A A39 Rep O $7,311.55 $3,173.00
Kaufert, Dean R A55 Rep I $7,310.31 $75,286.43
Schroeder, Jay A55 Rep C $7,238.11 $1,779.16
Oswald, Kole A03 Dem C $7,201.88 $4,912.36
Ott, Al A03 Rep I $7,075.00 $22,928.74
Hebl, Gary A46 Dem I $6,990.22 $11,366.20
Koth, Kevin A35 Dem O $6,865.00 $4,761.60
Bever, Adam T A28 Dem C $6,835.63 $1,680.62
Wirch, Robert S22 Dem I $6,799.33 $41,367.68
Kooyenga, Dale A14 Rep I $6,554.17 $13,878.36
Steinbrink, John A61 Dem DC $6,535.00 $10,633.93
Ward, Jim S28 Dem C $6,532.74 $5,168.35
Rogers, Cris A23 Dem C $6,490.00 $6,490.00
LeMahieu, Devin A26 Rep C $6,265.00 $1,465.71
Ladick, Corey D A71 Dem O $6,020.00 $3,488.99
Genrich, Eric A90 Dem O $5,980.12 $5,270.25
Fields, Jason A11 Dem I $5,885.00 $1,533.85
Billings, Jill E A95 Dem I $5,850.00 $9,141.72
Olsen, Luther S14 Rep I $5,820.00 $11,620.05
Lechner, Don A39 Rep O $5,799.03 $455.08
Lazich, Mary S28 Rep I $5,750.00 $120,034.45
Liebert, Sam A44 Dem C $5,398.12 $1,388.02
Stone, Jeff A82 Rep I $5,350.00 $4,857.54
Young, Leon A16 Dem I $5,345.00 $7,646.87
Berceau, Terese A77 Dem DN $5,254.99 $6,210.55
Smriga, Judy A68 Dem C $5,188.92 $3,541.64
Strachota, Pat A58 Rep I $5,186.00 $28,190.84
Haqqi, Shan A24 Dem C $5,000.00 $4,850.00
Johnsrud, Arnie A01 Dem C $4,954.56 $695.67
Coby, Millie A10 Dem O $4,883.20 $1,503.86
Tittl, Paul A25 Rep O $4,725.00 $3,333.28
Milroy, Nick A73 Dem I $4,593.50 $4,435.19
Bacon, Ward A88 Dem C $4,573.00 $1,794.67
Coggs, Elizabeth M S06 Dem O $4,406.00 ($174.99)
Mursau, Jeffrey L A36 Rep I $4,400.00 $15,147.33
Van Buren, Merlin A34 Dem O $4,298.98 $4,072.98
Krumins, Marga A97 Dem C $4,250.66 $2,038.55
Danou, Chris A92 Dem DN $4,170.00 $11,615.41
Sommer, Susan S12 Dem O $4,170.00 $1,756.87
Schaefer, Trish A46 Rep C $4,058.38 $548.12
Pridemore, Don A22 Rep DN $3,995.00 $4,792.71
Schmidt, Beth A45 Rep O $3,967.36 $2,222.52
Testin, Patrick A71 Rep O $3,965.46 $1,219.16
Pleuss, Jim A56 Rep O $3,930.00 $2,123.02
Noble, Scott Kenneth S24 Rep C $3,865.99 $1,625.49
Sorenson, Melissa A41 Dem C $3,807.13 $2,058.33
Sendra, John A74 Rep C $3,755.23 $1,771.80
Crail, Jim A55 Dem C $3,666.69 $2,429.06
Powers, John A06 Dem C $3,635.00 $2,750.16
VanderMeer, Nancy L A70 Rep C $3,625.00 $362.15
Zamarippa, JoCasta A08 Dem I $3,487.29 $3,847.21
Risser, Fred S26 Dem I $3,418.25 $21,267.04
McGinley, Jeri A71 Dem O $3,391.50 $973.04
Shankland, Katrina A71 Dem O $3,329.00 $2,154.47
Pokrandt, John A13 Dem O $3,280.00 $1,580.76
Swanson, Jim A29 Dem C $3,258.85 $1,441.22
Michalak, Scott A38 Dem C $3,225.21 $481.38
Kegley, Dorothy A36 Dem C $3,185.54 $1,021.00
Beals, Carol A49 Dem C $3,141.56 $4,040.90
Cotting, Laura A37 Dem O $3,105.73 $765.17
Mallison, Tom A71 Dem O $3,035.00 $2,101.70
Kestell, Steve A27 Rep I $2,900.00 $9,180.07
Schuller, Kurt A53 Rep O $2,752.20 $867.43
Albrecht, Kelley A63 Dem C $2,735.00 $768.20
Rashkin, Yuri A44 Dem C $2,689.25 $1,731.16
Worthington, Margarete S14 Dem C $2,687.34 $2,534.94
Richards, Jon A19 Dem I $2,634.87 $44,076.83
Brey, Jim A25 Dem O $2,566.00 $1,417.21
Peterson, Kim M A32 Dem C $2,555.00 $518.48
Wald, Dan A70 Rep C $2,488.05 $963.04
Johnson, La Tonya A17 Dem O $2,448.00 $571.91
Swan, Allyn Monroe S06 Dem O $2,388.46 $609.25
De Forest, Sheila L A45 Dem O $2,341.63 $1,438.08
Sinicki, Christine A20 Dem I $2,250.00 $14,566.69
Czisny, Paul G A52 Dem C $2,195.00 $1,876.66
Hallmon, Dayvin MA A65 Dem O $2,148.77 $694.66
Lefeber, Brandi A03 Rep C $2,110.30 $806.41
Braughler, James B A37 Rep O $2,070.00 $404.10
Bryce, Randy A62 Dem O $2,030.00 $951.28
Eiler, David Wayne S14 Rep C $2,016.96 $106.50
Glabere, Michael L A18 Dem O $2,008.42 $422.85
Kauffeld, Steve A37 Rep O $1,895.00 $676.67
Dent, Tracey A17 Dem O $1,871.32 $1,871.32
Hall, Amanda A47 Dem O $1,830.00 $1,446.06
Thorson, Wayne C A86 Rep O $1,735.00 $849.63
Nass, Steve A33 Rep DN $1,702.25 $28,411.24
Vernon, LaShawndra A18 Dem O $1,665.00 $388.58
Ruetten, Chris A37 Rep O $1,595.00 $150.46
Schroeder, Ryan A31 Dem O $1,580.00 $119.61
Evers, Bruce A94 Rep C $1,550.13 $1,041.13
Krusick, Peggy A07 Dem I $1,540.00 $190.05
Diny, Joel A90 Rep O $1,536.00 $1.00
Tjugum, Patrick K A35 Ind O $1,520.00 $194.91
Schmid, Hans A71 Dem O $1,461.33 $370.69
Retrum, Roberta A34 Dem O $1,404.21 $585.15
Starzewski, Bernie A25 Dem O $1,385.00 $760.16
Romlein, James W Sr A37 Rep O $1,376.84 ($9.95)
Cooper, Paula A42 Dem O $1,365.00 $545.61
Rucker, Russell A45 Rep O $1,286.72 $648.36
Parker, Andrew A18 Dem O $1,270.30 $680.71
Flejter, Ryan A53 Dem O $1,261.00 $1,097.85
Young, Alex A34 Rep O $1,238.48 $1,178.56
Albano, Todd A34 Ind O $1,227.85 $299.33
Sladky, Jason J A25 Rep O $1,141.00 $623.19
Esslinger, Paul J A54 Rep C $1,130.00 $320.98
Frostman, Scott A81 Rep O $1,120.00 $713.78
McCabe, Jeff A05 Dem C $1,075.00 $969.66
Triplett, Delta T S06 Dem O $1,050.00 $496.41
Kurtz, William R A21 Dem C $1,010.00 $952.46
Moore, Cindy A15 Dem O $1,000.00 $947.46
Beveridge, Andrew Logan A71 Dem O $995.13 $390.24
Hintz, Kevin A94 Rep C $958.02 $87.35
Sanfelippo, Joe A15 Rep O $938.46 $11.36
Schellenger, Koby A53 Dem O $899.00 $704.76
Helmke, Mike A26 Dem C $895.00 $847.60
Lawrence, Diana A56 Dem O $805.00 $297.37
Garrigues, Chuck A15 Dem O $735.00 $370.64
Hauser-Menting, Laura A71 Dem O $706.12 $673.29
Coleman, Sam A17 Dem O $640.00 $15.69
Bauer, Steven H A27 Dem C $625.42 $509.29
Staudacher, Joanne A53 Dem O $525.88 $500.64
Nelson, Barry A25 Rep O $505.00 $5.00
Bakk, Sandy A47 Rep O $500.00 $473.00
VanderLeest, David A90 Rep O $500.00 $368.06
Stevens, Pam S22 Rep C $370.00 $2,086.48
Jackson, Ty A18 Dem O $360.00 $85.79
Abrahamson, Steve S24 Rep C $350.00 $208.61
Callier, Harriet A10 Dem O $350.00 $0.00
Reinhard, Joe A89 Dem C $350.00 $350.00
Olson, Daniel C S10 Dem C $323.53 $100.00
Ferguson, Ryan A05 Dem C $320.00 $320.00
Fisher, Christopher Victor A78 Dem O $317.01 $134.06
Pruess, Larry A02 Dem C $300.00 $182.40
Fields, Jarett A18 Dem O $250.00 $138.81
Howe, Mike A25 Rep O $211.64 $0.00
Young, Josh A03 Ind C $200.00 $84.81
Prudent, Eric A98 Dem C $190.00 $90.00
Dedering, Jonathan A78 Ind O $155.00 $141.22
King, David D S04 Ind C $150.00 $10.51
Brownlow, James A83 Dem C $130.00 $980.72
Duman, Perry A60 Dem C $114.75 $50.26
Edwards, Anthony R A17 Ind O $100.00 $77.95
Machelski, Michael J A04 Dem C $100.00 $100.00
Steinke, Robert L A71 Dem O $100.00 $100.00
Woods, Scott Allan A33 Dem O $100.00 $201.97
Harris, Kristan T A20 Rep C $85.00 $85.00
Namath, Albert A65 Dem O $82.00 $58.44
Brown, Lisa Erin A18 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Bushman, Luke A A25 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Dieter, James A18 Dem O $0.00 $100.00
Ehlers, Paul O S12 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Fitzpatrick, Kevin M A34 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Gray, Terry R A48 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Griffin, Ieshuh A10 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Gruett, Ron A25 Dem O $0.00 $19.40
Guzman, Jose A09 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Hall, Mario R A12 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Hibbard, Thomas D A99 Dem O $0.00 $207.27
Lamberson, Tom A80 Rep O $0.00 $0.00
Maas, Jim A85 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Manriquez, Laura A08 Dem C $0.00 ($2,504.10)
Martin, Rich A55 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Mayo, Michael S06 Dem O $0.00 $3,063.83
Morris-Page, Melba A18 Ind O $0.00 $0.00
Olson, Ben III A50 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Roelke, Jesse J A84 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
Shanahan, Sarah Ann A50 Dem C $0.00 $822.15
Stolow, David A32 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Uphoff, Charles A80 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Verhage, David J A71 Dem O $0.00 $0.00
Virgil, Terry A33 Ind O $0.00 $0.50
Watson, Leroy L A38 Ind C $0.00 $0.00
Wied-Vincent, Kathleen A82 Dem C $0.00 $0.00
McGartland, Molly M A20 Rep C N/A N/A

Cash BalanceAlphabetical Press Release

Officeholders Have Biggest Money Edge Since ‘02

Legislative officeholders running for reelection this fall had a $10 to $1 advantage over their challengers – the largest midyear cash edge in 10 years, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign review found.

Groups Call for Hearings on Reform

Twenty citizen groups including the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign signed a letter that was delivered today to legislative leaders calling on them to hold public hearings this summer on ways to create more transparency and accountability in Wisconsin elections.

Barrett Post-Election Contributions Above $1,000

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Tom Barrett's gubernatorial campaign between May 22, 2012 and June 30, 2012.

Walker Post-Election Contributions Above $1,000

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Governor Scott Walker between May 22 24, 2012 and June 30, 2012.

Groups Call for Election Money Overhaul

A coalition of Wisconsin leaders and organizations is calling on Republican Governor Scott Walker and Democratic challenger Tom Barrett to pledge to the people of Wisconsin that they will take action, call a special session and provide Wisconsinites full disclosure of the source of campaign dollars and issue ads for state races and close loopholes that allow unlimited campaign fundraising.

Barrett Contributions Above $1,000

Barrett Contributions Above $1,000

April 24, 2012 through May 21, 2012

Posted: May 30, 2012
Updated: May 31, 2013

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Tom Barrett's gubernatorial campaign between  April 24, 2012 and May 21, 2012 (the pre-election reporting period) as reported by his campaign committee to the Government Accountability Board. A similar list is available for an earlier report filed in April.

Disclaimer: Occupations and employers are presented as reported in the candidate's initial report prior to review by the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign and may, therefore, differ from what appears in WDC's searchable database. The searchable database may also differ from this list due to subsequent amendments to the initial report by the candidate's committee or due to changes to the database made by WDC to account for reported returns of contributions. For up-to-date information see our searchable database.

For more campaign finance details see our Recall 2012 feature.

Date Contributor City Occupation/Employer Amount
5/17/2012 Abdoo, Richard A. Milwaukee, WI R.A. Abdoo & Co, Llc $5,000.00
5/15/2012 Abert, Grant D. Hillpoint, WI Retired $3,000.00
5/17/2012 Akhtar, Masood Middleton, WI Center For Technology Transfer, Inc $2,500.00
5/21/2012 Allen, Bruce Laughlin, NV Harmony Healthcare $10,000.00
5/20/2012 Allen, Harold Peter New York, NY Retired $2,000.00
5/21/2012 Allen, Yoko Laughlin, NV Homemaker $10,000.00
5/12/2012 Arntsen, Allen Madison, WI Foley & Lardner $5,000.00
5/7/2012 Arora, Maneesh Middleton, WI Venture Capitalist $2,500.00
5/17/2012 Bader, Linda C Shorewood, WI Homemaker $9,750.00
5/16/2012 Barker-Cheesebro, Leigh Helenville, WI Weac $2,000.00
5/21/2012 Barrett, Richard J Milwaukee, WI Barrett Visionary Development $2,500.00
5/4/2012 Bartell, Jane Middleton, WI Video Producer $10,000.00
5/10/2012 Bastian, Frank Elm Grove, WI Leichstein And Hansel $2,000.00
5/17/2012 Baumgardner, Dean Fitchburg, WI N/A $2,500.00
5/10/2012 Berman, Thomas F Thiensville, WI Primeamerica Financial Solutions $1,500.00
5/21/2012 Bigelow, Wayne Madison, WI Consultant $2,000.00
5/14/2012 Blume, Jessica Sarasota, FL Deloitte $2,000.00
5/15/2012 Bosack, Sean O Milwaukee, WI Godfrey And Kahn $1,500.00
4/28/2012 Bradbury, Helen Madison, WI Stone House Development, Inc. $2,500.00
5/17/2012 Bradbury, Helen H Madison, WI Stonehouse Development, Inc. $2,500.00
5/20/2012 Bradley, Mark J. Wausau, WI Ruder Ware $2,500.00
5/20/2012 Bremer Muggli, Christine A Wausau, WI Bremer & Trollop, Sc $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Brosig, Dean Milwaukee, WI Foot Locker Inc. $2,000.00
4/28/2012 Burgess, Bonnie Santa Barbara, CA Homemaker $10,000.00
5/15/2012 Burns, Timothy W Madison, WI Not Reported $5,000.00
5/4/2012 Butlein, Eric River Hills, WI Retired $10,000.00
5/10/2012 Cannon, William M Mequon, WI Cannon & Dunphy $5,000.00
5/17/2012 Check, Darren Rydal, PA Barroway Topaz $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Clifford, Keith R Madison, WI Clifford & Raihala, S.C. $1,250.00
5/14/2012 Clifford, Linda M. Madison, WI Linda Clifford Law Office, Llc $1,250.00
5/17/2012 Cook, Roy N Hartland, WI Milwaukee Bulk Terminal $2,000.00
4/25/2012 Cullen, Timothy Janesville, WI Retired $5,000.00
5/15/2012 Dallman, Robert Milwaukee, WI Not Reported $10,000.00
5/7/2012 Davis, Willie Culver City, CA All Pro Broadcasting, Inc $6,000.00
5/17/2012 Dean, Anthony T T Long Grove, IL Retired $7,500.00
5/15/2012 Dorsey, Tom New York, NY Trinity Church $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Dunphy, Patrick O Milwaukee, WI Cannon & Dunphy Sc $2,125.00
5/21/2012 Dunphy, Patrick O Milwaukee, WI Cannon & Dunphy Sc $5,375.00
5/12/2012 Englund, Jane Middleton, WI Hancock House $4,250.00
5/16/2012 Eychaner, Fred Chicago, IL Newsweb Corp. $10,000.00
5/14/2012 Feder, Michael A New York, NY Radar Logic Incorporated $5,000.00
5/20/2012 Findlater, Christopher Miami Beach, FL Entrepreneur $5,000.00
5/17/2012 Fiskin, Judy Los Angeles, CA Calarts $1,500.00
5/20/2012 Fleischli, George Madison, WI Labor Arbitrator $1,200.00
5/18/2012 Geisler, Chris Madison, WI None $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Gengler, Michael T Monticello, WI Lawyer $2,500.00
5/3/2012 Giles Weis, Debra Rhinelander, WI State Of Wisconsin $2,000.00
4/26/2012 Habush, Robert Milwaukee, WI Habush Habush Davis & Rottier $2,000.00
5/16/2012 Habush, Robert L. Milwaukee, WI Habush Habush & Rottier Sc $2,500.00
5/21/2012 Habush, Robert L. Milwaukee, WI Habush Habush & Rottier Sc $2,000.00
5/10/2012 Hausman, Daniel M M. Madison, WI University Of Wisconsin $2,500.00
5/17/2012 Herzing, Stacey F Milwaukee, WI Not Employed $3,000.00
5/16/2012 Jacobs, Ann S Milwaukee, WI Domnitz & Skemp $1,025.00
5/16/2012 Jansen, James R Madison, WI Habush Habush & Rottier $1,150.00
5/16/2012 Jaskulski, Robert L New Berlin, WI Habush Habush & Rottier, S.C. $1,200.00
4/26/2012 Joseph, Leon Milwaukee, WI Reilly Joseph $3,000.00
4/25/2012 Kauten, Ralph Madison, WI Quintessence Biosciences $2,000.00
5/17/2012 Kelly, Mary W Madison, WI None $5,000.00
5/17/2012 Kelly, Terence F Madison, WI Venture Management, Llc $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Kessler, Frederick P Milwaukee, WI State Of Wisconsin $1,500.00
5/15/2012 Kiskunas, Pamela Janesville, WI Janesville Schools $2,000.00
5/18/2012 Klein, Dennis J Hartland, WI Kbs Construction $5,000.00
5/21/2012 Klein, Robert N Portola Valley, CA Klein Financial Corporation $5,000.00
5/9/2012 Koza, John Los Altos, CA Third Millenium $5,000.00
5/16/2012 Kukor, Kevin J Greendale, WI Murphy & Prachthauser $1,200.00
5/1/2012 Lee, Joel Milwaukee, WI Van Buren Management Inc. $1,500.00
5/3/2012 Linton, William Madison, WI Promega Corp $5,000.00
5/21/2012 Linton, William A Madison, WI Promega Corp $5,000.00
5/16/2012 Lord, Henry New Haven, CT Investor $5,000.00
5/15/2012 Lowry, Mark N Madison, WI Peg Research $2,000.00
5/14/2012 Lubar, Madeleine Kelly Fox Point, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Lynch, William H. Milwaukee, WI Law Offices Of William H Lynch $9,500.00
5/16/2012 Madden, Catherine G Milwaukee, WI Homemaker $2,000.00
5/7/2012 Major, Michael Mequon, WI Mpp Group, Llc $1,500.00
4/28/2012 Manos, Thomas Hinsdale, Park Dental Specialists $3,000.00
5/17/2012 Marcovich, Toby Superior, WI Marcovich, Cochrane, Milliken & Swanson $5,000.00
5/3/2012 Mehiel, Dennis Valhalla, NY Four M Corporation $10,000.00
5/16/2012 Mehiel, Karen Valhalla, NY Homemaker $10,000.00
5/20/2012 Menard, Robert C. Whitefish Bay, WI Derzon & Menard Sc $1,500.00
5/4/2012 Merrick, William Madison, WI State Of Wi $1,100.00
4/26/2012 Nickolaus, Michael Shorewood, WI Duncan Solutions $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Noel, John M. Plover, WI Noel Group $5,000.00
5/2/2012 Nusbaum, Nancy J De Pere, WI Retired $1,168.85
5/2/2012 Peregrine, Frank Madison, WI Customcall Data Systems, Inc. $5,000.00
5/21/2012 Rabin, Joel Baltimore, MD Retired $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Raynovic, Michael Birnamwood, WI North Central Labs $2,000.00
5/1/2012 Riordan, Thomas Wausau, WI Maple Ridge Farms $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Riordan, Thomas L Wausau, WI Maple Ridge Farms $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Rolfs, Pamela A Madison, WI Not Reported $5,000.00
5/21/2012 Rosenberg, Lucille B Milwaukee, WI Retired $1,500.00
5/16/2012 Rottier, Daniel Madison, WI Habush, Habush & Rottier, Sc $3,000.00
5/21/2012 Rottier, Frankie Madison, WI Professional Reporters Ltd $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Rusinow, Jeffrey B Scottsdale, AZ Venture Capitalist $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Samson, R. Max Milwaukee, WI None $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Sanfelippo, Michael L. New Berlin, WI American United Taxi Cab Company $2,500.00
5/20/2012 Sarko, Lynn Lincoln Seattle, WA Keller Rohrback $1,200.00
5/4/2012 Schmidt, Julie Appleton, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Schwartz, Mark C Cleveland, OH Nesnadny + Schwartz $1,000.12
5/16/2012 Schweda, Margaret J Mequon, WI Retired $1,500.00
5/14/2012 Scoptur, Paul & Christina Wauwatosa, WI Paul: Aiken & Scoptur Sc; Christina: Homemaker $5,000.00
4/30/2012 Sensenbrenner, Joe Madison, WI Retired $2,500.00
5/10/2012 Sensenbrenner, Mary Ellyn Madison, WI N/A $5,000.00
5/16/2012 Shaked, Avi Evanston, IL Onward Technologies $5,000.00
5/16/2012 Skemp, Anthony J Franklin, WI Domnitz & Skemp, Sc $1,150.00
5/16/2012 Skow, Ardell Luck, WI Doar Drill & Skow Sc $1,575.00
5/21/2012 Spector, Michael J Milwaukee, WI Self-Employed $3,000.00
5/18/2012 Stansfield, Jim R La Crescent, MN Stansfield Vending $8,000.00
5/10/2012 Steeb, Mary Kansas City, MO Heartland Food Products $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Stein, Barbara Ann Milwaukee, WI Unemployed $1,500.00
5/15/2012 Stirling, Donald Lee Gays Mills, WI Retired $2,000.00
5/10/2012 Stocking, Patricia L Madison, WI The Nature Conservancy $2,000.00
5/10/2012 Swain, Geoffrey R Grafton, WI Uw-Madison $2,000.00
5/16/2012 Trecek, Timothy S Franklin, WI Habush Habush Davis & Rottier $1,500.00
5/21/2012 Trecek, Timothy S Franklin, WI Habush Habush Davis & Rottier $2,500.00
5/21/2012 Van Sicklen, Michael B Dodgeville, WI Foley & Lardner $5,000.00
4/25/2012 Walsh, David Madison, WI Foley & Lardner $5,000.00
5/21/2012 Walsh, David G Madison, WI Foley & Lardner $4,400.00
5/21/2012 Weston, Cheryl R Madison, WI The Douglas Stewart Company, Inc. $1,500.00
4/26/2012 White, Allen Downers Grove, IL Attorney $5,000.00
4/30/2012 Wiesner, Andrew Madison, WI Attorney $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Williams Parker, D Thomasville, GA Retail $2,500.00
5/20/2012 Worzala, David J Madison, WI Dane County $5,000.00
5/20/2012 Worzala, Julie G Madison, WI Consultant $5,000.00
 

Walker Contributions Above $1,000

Walker Contributions Above $1,000

April 24, 2012 through May 21, 2012

Posted: May 29, 2012
Updated: May 31, 2012

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Governor Scott Walker between April 24, 2012 and May 21, 2012 (the pre-election reporting period) as reported by the governor's campaign committee to the Government Accountability Board. A similar list is available for earlier reports filed in December, January and April.

Disclaimer: Occupations and employers are presented as reported in the candidate's initial report prior to review by the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign and may, therefore, differ from what appears in WDC's searchable database. The searchable database may also differ from this list due to subsequent amendments to the initial report by the candidate's committee or due to changes to the database made by WDC to account for reported returns of contributions. For up-to-date information see our searchable database.

For more campaign finance details see our Recall 2012 feature.

Date Contributor City Occupation/Employer Amount
5/11/2012 Abler, Sandra Hobart, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Adams, Bart Wauwatosa, WI Kolb And Co, S.C. $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Akerson, Daniel Mclean, VA General Motors $1,500.00
5/11/2012 Alberts, John G Brussels, WI Alberts Plastering $1,500.00
5/15/2012 Alter, Richard R. Delavan, WI Continental Plastic Corp. $1,500.00
4/24/2012 Anderson, Scott Centennial, CO Seakr $2,000.00
5/7/2012 Anglin, Patrick Hazel Green, WI Transportation $5,000.00
5/8/2012 Armstrong, Perry Spring Green, WI Preferred Title $4,471.40
5/8/2012 Atsinger, Edward Camarillo, CA Salem Communications Corp. $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Balkema, John Kalamazoo, MI Retired $5,000.00
5/7/2012 Baratta, Lisa A. Brookfield, WI Aurora Medical Group $2,500.00
5/2/2012 Barrett, John J. Fox Point, WI Barrett Financial $1,250.00
4/30/2012 Barth, Steven Pewaukee, WI Foley & Lardner $2,100.00
4/25/2012 Bechthold, Ned W. Elm Grove, WI Payne & Dolan, Inc. $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Begler, Michael L. Oconomowoc, WI Enterprising Ltd. $2,500.00
4/24/2012 Bentley, Les Horseshoe Bay, TX Aimbridge Hospitality $5,000.00
5/9/2012 Berlin, Randy L. Chicago, IL Retired $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Bernick, Carol L Chicago, IL Alberto Culver $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Bingham, Albert Y. Griffith, IN Bulkmatic Transport $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Boll, Gregory Naples, FL Ggb Industries $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Borghesi, Allan Torrington, CT Borghes Bulding And Engineering Inc. $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Bowen, Ivan Saint Croix Falls, WI Dtr, Inc $2,000.00
5/8/2012 Brandmeyer, A Joseph Leawood, KS Retired $5,000.00
5/8/2012 Breslow, Loren Franklin Lakes, NJ Retired $2,400.00
5/11/2012 Briggs, Wayne A. Dubuque, IA Platinum Services, Inc. $5,000.00
5/16/2012 Brooks, Maryanne Tallahassee, FL Homemaker $2,500.00
5/14/2012 Broomfield, Larri J Whitefish Bay, WI Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren $1,150.00
5/8/2012 Brown, Rachel K Saint Louis, MO Pelopidas $4,000.00
5/7/2012 Brownell, Steven Oconomowoc, WI Chef Craft Corporation $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Buisker, Raymond A. Fitchburg, WI Accuweb Inc $5,000.00
5/7/2012 Burke, Thomas A. Racine, WI Modine Manufacturing Company $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Burke, Thomas A. Racine, WI Modine Manufacturing Company $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Burnett, Ralph G. De Pere, WI Liebmann Conway Olejniczak & Jerry Sc $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Burns, Richard Cave Creek, AZ Morgan Murphy Stations $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Busch, August A Saint Peters, MO Retired $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Butler, John E Dubuque, IA Cottingham & Butler $5,000.00
4/27/2012 Carter, Michael Fox Point, WI Northwestern Mutual $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Cherchian, Ara A. Hartland, WI Retired $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Clack, Richard E Windsor, WI Clack Corp $2,500.00
5/2/2012 Clark, David D. Milwaukee, WI Nml $2,500.00
5/2/2012 Clumpner, Jon Michael Sturgeon Bay, WI Retired $8,500.00
5/7/2012 Colburn, Richard W. Northbrook, IL Payroll & Insurance Group Inc. $10,000.00
4/27/2012 Collins, Timothy Mequon, WI Northwestern Mutual $1,500.00
5/10/2012 Conrades, George H Boston, MA Akamai Technologies $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Copeland, Deborah L Wilmington, DE Homemaker $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Costello, Joseph K Chicago, IL Home Run Inn $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Cowen, Robert S. Mequon, WI Badger Alloys, Inc. $2,500.00
4/27/2012 Crichton, Katherine Milwaukee, WI Retired $1,250.00
5/11/2012 Curtis, John Maitland, FL Economist $5,000.00
5/18/2012 Czarnecki, Thomas D. Pewaukee, WI Czarnecki Properties, Llc $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Dankis, Victor J. Warren, NJ Retired $5,000.00
4/27/2012 Darrow, Michael W River Hills, WI Russ Darrow Group $2,000.00
5/2/2012 Darrow, Russell M Menomonee Falls, WI Russ Darrow Group $2,000.00
5/21/2012 Davis, Karen Costa Mesa, CA Coolmath.Com, Inc. $2,500.00
5/3/2012 Delorenzi, Scott Hampton, VA Usaf $1,500.00
4/30/2012 Denton, Peter Palm Beach, FL Retired $10,000.00
5/8/2012 Dewey, Christopher Oldwick, NJ Retired $2,400.00
5/11/2012 Didier, Christopher G. Mequon, WI Robert W. Baird & Co. $2,500.00
5/10/2012 Doneff, Robert A. Egg Harbor, WI Eames Farm Construction Inc $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Dowling, Michael G. Oconomowoc, WI Cl&D $2,500.00
5/2/2012 Drury, David J. Brookfield, WI Poblocki Sign Company Llc $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Duffek, David K. Green Bay, WI Duffek Enterprises, Llc $4,000.00
5/11/2012 Edstrom, Arthur V. Dripping Springs, TX Edstrom Industries Inc. $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Eiseman, Thomas Chicago, IL Revere Electric Supply Company $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Elwell, Dennis L. Ankeny, IA Denny Elwell Company $5,000.00
5/9/2012 Endriz, John G Belmont, CA Retired $2,000.00
5/15/2012 Erich, John Milwaukee, WI Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren $1,200.00
5/1/2012 Everest, James H Oklahoma City, OK Investments $1,500.00
5/11/2012 Falb, Mark C Dubuque, IA Kendall Hunt Publishing $5,000.00
4/30/2012 Fallucca, Angelo Mequon, WI Palermo Villa Inc. $3,000.00
5/1/2012 Fallucca, Giacomo Grafton, WI Palermo Villa, Inc. $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Fedak, Carol L. Macedonia, OH Retired $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Fehsenfeld, Fred Indianapolis, IN The Heritage Group $25,000.00
5/15/2012 Ferguson, Robert Washington, DC General Motors $1,500.00
5/1/2012 Flad, John J. Madison, WI Flad Development $1,500.00
5/15/2012 Flesch, Thomas Powell, OH Gordon Flesch Co. $2,400.00
5/3/2012 Flynn, Philip B De Pere, WI Associated Bank Corp $2,500.00
5/21/2012 Fox, Brent Janesville, WI Abc Supply Co $2,000.00
5/9/2012 Freeland, Richard Fort Wayne, IN Pizza Hut Of Fort Wayne $2,000.00
4/26/2012 Fulk, Baucum Charlottesville, VA Not Reported $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Galvin, Christopher B Bannockburn, IL Harrison Street Capital Llc $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Gardon, Margaret El Oneida, WI Registered Nurse $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Geiger, Richard Eagle, WI U.S. Packaging Llc $1,500.00
5/19/2012 George, Steven L. Elkhorn, NE Aaron Foundation $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Goldammer, Karen A Elm Grove, WI Not Reported $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Grace, Oliver Palm Beach, FL Development Services Llc $1,500.00
5/1/2012 Greaves, Willliam W. Bayside, WI Physician $1,500.00
5/15/2012 Grebe, Michael W Milwaukee, WI Bradley Foundation $10,000.00
5/7/2012 Griffitt, Wesley E De Pere, WI Bay Care Clinic $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Grinold, Richard C. Pebble Beach, CA Retired $5,000.00
5/1/2012 Grundman, V Rock Pittsburg, TX Post Oak Homes, Inc. $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Haack, William R. Milwaukee, WI Frank F. Haack & Associates, Inc. $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Hagmayer, Brian D. Hartford, WI Adron $2,500.00
5/4/2012 Hames, Troy Marion, IA Retired $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Hanson, Thomas L. Mc Farland, WI Alliant Energy $2,000.00
5/16/2012 Harris, R. Jeffrey Brookfield, WI Investor $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Harte, Houston San Antonio, TX Hare-Hanks Inc $3,000.00
5/7/2012 Hauske, Thomas J River Hills, WI Everett Smith Investment Co. $2,500.00
4/27/2012 Heaton, Paul Milwaukee, WI Heaton Trial Law $2,500.00
5/17/2012 Hendrickson, Brett Southlake, TX Nokomiscapital $5,000.00
5/17/2012 Henry, Gaile M. Beaumont, TX Beaumont Iron & Metal Corporation $2,500.00
4/27/2012 Hilgenberg, Philip J Green Bay, WI Hilgenberg Realty $1,500.00
5/11/2012 Hilgenberg, Terry N Shawano, WI Coldwell Banker $1,250.00
5/7/2012 Hinman, Roy Ii Saint Augustine, FL Physician $3,000.00
5/14/2012 Hodan, Patrick J. Brookfield, WI Reinhart, Boerner $1,150.00
5/4/2012 Hogan, Mark Milwaukee, WI Bmo Harris Bank $2,500.00
5/18/2012 Holt, Aubrey Georgetown, TX Bench Tree Group Llc $2,500.00
5/18/2012 Holt, Linda Groveland, FL Retired $2,500.00
5/2/2012 Holter, Deborah L. Mequon, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Honkamp, Arnie Dubuque, IA Honcamp, Krueger & Co $1,026.75
5/16/2012 Hoyer, Nic Elm Grove, WI Wisconsin Title Service Co Inc $2,000.00
4/24/2012 Hwang, Thomas W. Waverly, OH Retired $5,000.00
4/27/2012 Jacobus, Jack Waukesha, WI Jt Jacobus & Assoc $2,500.00
5/14/2012 Janzer, Jerome Delafield, WI Reinhart, Boerner, Van Deuren $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Johnson, Ann Sarasota, FL Apj Designs $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Johnson, Richard Waupaca, WI First National Bank $1,156.00
5/11/2012 Jonas, Glenn F. Cedarburg, WI Rf Technologies Inc. $2,500.00
5/18/2012 Jones, Paul Nashotah, WI Ao Smith Corp $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Jorgensen, Susan Cannon Falls, MN Sales $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Joseph, George Los Angeles, CA Mercury Insurance $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Kaerek, Michael J. Pewaukee, WI Kaerek Homes Inc $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Kampling, Patricia L. Middleton, WI Alliant Energy $2,000.00
5/18/2012 Kapur, Ramesh Plymouth, WI Kapur And Associates $2,000.00
5/7/2012 Kasten, G. Frederick Milwaukee, WI Retired $10,000.00
5/11/2012 Kehl, Jeanne M. Riverside, IA Homemaker $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Kelchen, Bryon Cascade, IA Custom Precast Company $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Kelchen, Carl Cascade, IA Custom Precast Company $2,500.00
5/18/2012 Kenny, Bernard Hockessin, DE Delaware Supermarkets Inc. $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Keppeler, Elizabeth B. Oconomowoc, WI Retired $2,000.00
5/1/2012 Kernwein, Maria M North Palm Beach, FL Homemaker $10,000.00
5/11/2012 Keyes, James H. Milwaukee, WI Retired $2,000.00
4/27/2012 Kinnear, Andrea Chicago, IL Not Reported $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Knapheide, H W Quincy, IL The Knapheide Mfg Co $10,000.00
5/15/2012 Koehler, James P. Aberdeen, SD Hotel Dev/Oper $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Kolokotrones, Wendy La Canada, CA Homemaker $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Krumrey, Donald Chicago, IL Retired $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Kubly, Billie W Naples, FL Homemaker $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Kuehne, Carl W. De Pere, WI Investor $2,500.00
5/11/2012 La Vea, James A Boca Raton, FL Retired $2,000.00
5/15/2012 Lacy, Lindwood Midlothian, VA Retired $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Lamberti, Donald F Ankeny, IA Retired $5,000.00
5/1/2012 Lane, C.W. Saint Louis, MO Homemaker $2,500.00
5/18/2012 Lobdell, Kim Fitchburg, WI Civil Engineer $2,000.00
5/18/2012 Lumry, Patricia Bellevue, WA Homemaker $8,000.00
5/18/2012 Lumry, Rufus Bellevue, WA Acornventures $8,000.00
5/8/2012 Lungren, John Waupun, WI Department Of Corrections $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Machi, Peter V Elm Grove, WI Valenti & Machi $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Mack, Steven J Lake Geneva, WI Property Manager $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Mahoney, Michael Mequon, WI Park Bank $1,250.00
4/25/2012 Mathena, Patricia Edmond, OK Homemaker $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Mcclurken, Michael E. Durham, NH Retired $2,500.00
5/10/2012 Mccoy, D.M. Minocqua, WI Truck Company Of Wisconsin $10,000.00
5/11/2012 Mccoy, Gregory M. Dubuque, IA Foodliner Inc. $3,000.00
5/11/2012 Mccoy, John R. Madison, WI Retired $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Mccoy, R. M Dubuque, IA Foodliner, Inc. $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Mcmanus, James R. Key Biscayne, FL Beachside Capital Llc $2,500.00
5/17/2012 Mcnair, Robert C Houston, TX Houston Texans $25,000.00
5/11/2012 Mcvey, Beverly B. Sapulpa, OK Farmer/Engineer $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Mcvey, Sidney Sapulpa, OK Farmer/Engineer $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Mead, Gary L. Houston, TX Private Investor $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Meyer, Kathleen Fredonia, WI Tesker Manufacturing $5,000.00
5/9/2012 Mezzalingua, Daniel N. Naples, FL Retired $5,000.00
5/18/2012 Michel, Dennis L. Fairbanks, AK American Mechanical Inc. $2,500.00
5/18/2012 Michel, Karen A. Fairbanks, AK American Mechanical Inc. $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Miller, Jack Buffalo Grove, IL Retired $10,000.00
5/15/2012 Montford, Debbie San Antonio, TX Homemaker $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Moore, Robert J. Lawrence, KS Retired $2,500.00
5/14/2012 Mullett, Christopher Shorewood, WI Bradley $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Myers, Bruce T Shorewood, WI Alix Partners Inc. $2,500.00
4/26/2012 Nelson, Daniel H Milwaukee, WI Retired $6,000.00
5/1/2012 Nelson, Grant E Prescott, WI Retired $25,000.00
5/11/2012 Nelson, Todd R Wisconsin Dells, WI Kalahari $10,000.00
5/9/2012 Nicholson, David Jupiter, FL York Management $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Nosbusch, Keith D Mequon, WI Rockwell Automation $2,500.00
5/16/2012 O'Neil, William J. Santa Monica, CA Homemaker $2,000.00
5/9/2012 Palmer, Frederick Saint Louis, MO Peabody Energy $5,000.00
5/17/2012 Panna, Joseph J. Auburn, NY Dekatherm Inc $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Parker, William L. East Moline, IL William L Parker Dds $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Pattison, L B Fayette, IA Pattison Bros $5,000.00
5/2/2012 Payne, Ulice Greenfield, WI Addison-Clifton, Llc $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Pence, John E. Oconomowoc, WI Wj Pence Company $2,500.00
4/30/2012 Pennington, Robert Darien, CT Retired $5,000.00
5/18/2012 Pepper, Richard Barrington, IL The Pepper Companies $5,000.00
5/15/2012 Perry, Charles Elm Grove, WI Retired $2,500.00
4/30/2012 Peterffy, Thomas Greenwich, CT Interactive Brokers Group $2,500.00
4/30/2012 Peterffy, Thomas Greenwich, CT Interactive Brokers Group $7,500.00
5/8/2012 Peterson, Steven Milwaukee, WI Brass Ring Capital $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Plzak, George Madison, WI Retired $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Pollard, C W Wheaton, IL Fairwyn Investment Company, Llc $5,000.00
4/25/2012 Porter, E. Glenn Elm Grove, WI Highland Memorial Park $2,500.00
5/14/2012 Raiz, Leonid West Newton, MA Revit Tech Corp $2,000.00
5/9/2012 Randall, Rick J. Cupertino, CA Retired $2,500.00
5/17/2012 Rangos, John G Boca Raton, FL Retired $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Rastetter, Bruce L. Alden, IA Hawkeye Engery $7,500.00
5/11/2012 Reader, Michael J Spring Grove, IL Precision Plus, Inc. $1,500.00
5/21/2012 Reeves, Joseph Houston, TX Retired $2,500.00
5/2/2012 Rehberg, Phillip J. Waukesha, WI West Allis Salvage Inc. $5,000.00
5/1/2012 Reynolds, Gary M. Delafield, WI Gmr Marketing Llc $20,000.00
4/25/2012 Robbins, Elizabeth C. Milwaukee, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
5/9/2012 Roberts, Warren W Saint Paul, MN Retired $2,000.00
5/15/2012 Robins, E. Claiborne Henrico, VA E.C. Robins International Inc. $2,500.00
5/21/2012 Rockwell, David Newyork, NY Sullivan&Cromwellllp $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Roehl, Everett G. Marshfield, WI Roehl Management & Consultants $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Roeser, John O. Barrington, IL Otto Engineering Inc $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Rogan, Edward Jacksonville, FL Retired $3,000.00
5/9/2012 Rust, Robert W. Coral Gables, FL Retired $2,000.00
5/3/2012 Saad, Mara Letica Bloomfield Hills, MI Letica Corporation $2,400.00
5/9/2012 Sanderson, Bill Sonoma, CA Retired $2,000.00
4/25/2012 Sanfelippo, Joseph J. West Allis, WI Joe Sanfelippo Cabs Inc $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Schiefelbein, Craig S. Oconomowoc, WI Paragon Development Systems, Inc $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Schimberg, Joseph R. Cedar Rapids, IA Schimburg Co $2,500.00
4/30/2012 Schlidt, Joseph A Elm Grove, WI Godfrey & Kahn Sc $1,250.00
5/2/2012 Schlifske, John E. Elm Grove, WI Northwestern Mutual $5,000.00
5/2/2012 Schlifske, Kim C. River Hills, WI Homemaker $5,000.00
5/2/2012 Schoeneck, Paul K. New Berlin, WI Schoeneck Containers Inc. $3,500.00
5/10/2012 Seaver, Alexander New Canaan, CT Stadium Capital Management, Llc $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Sheldrake, Eddie Anaheim, CA Polly'S Inc. $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Shult, Christopher J. Sussex, WI Cio Holdings, Inc. $5,000.00
5/21/2012 Sinclaire, Maurice Melrose, IA Real Estate $5,000.00
5/8/2012 Sinquefield, Rex A. Westphalia, MO Retired $5,000.00
5/15/2012 Siragusa, Ross Fort Payne, AL Retired $2,500.00
4/27/2012 Smith, Guy Black Creek, WI Suburban Electrical Engineers/ Contractors, Inc. $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Smith, John M. Cedar Rapids, IA Crst International Inc. $5,000.00
4/26/2012 Smith, Paul B Huntersville, NC Retired $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Smyczek, Paul J. East Troy, WI Ecs $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Soileau, Stephen Neenah, WI Sc Johnson $2,500.00
5/1/2012 Sommerhauser, Peter M Milwaukee, WI Godfrey & Kahn S.C. $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Spataro, James C Pewaukee, WI Retired $1,500.00
5/2/2012 Sprague, Robert Paul New Canaan, CT Warwick Group, Inc $5,000.00
5/1/2012 Sprenger, Sally A. Mequon, WI Anew Crystal Clear Solution $5,000.00
5/9/2012 Stafford, David D. Madison, WI Stafford Financial Consulting $2,500.00
4/24/2012 Stiefel, Mary E Pinecrest, FL Retired $2,500.00
5/10/2012 Stiker, Stephanie New York, NY Retired $2,000.00
5/14/2012 Stock, Kc De Pere, WI Retired $5,000.00
5/18/2012 Stone, Cynthia Los Angeles, CA Homemaker $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Stone, Roger W. Northbrook, IL Kapstone Paper And Packagingcorporation $1,500.00
5/18/2012 Sturm, John Manawa, WI Retired $5,000.00
5/19/2012 Sugg, Calvin H. San Angelo, TX Rancher $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Sukup, Charles E. Dougherty, IA Sukup Mfg Co $3,500.00
5/11/2012 Sukup, Eugene Hampton, IA Sukup Manufacturing Co. $3,000.00
5/11/2012 Sukup, Steve E. Clear Lake, IA Sukup Manufacturing Co $3,500.00
5/11/2012 Sutton, Cameron C. Grimes, IA Retired $5,000.00
5/15/2012 Taylor, Maurice Naples, FL Titan Wheel Inc $10,000.00
5/11/2012 Teduits, Laura M. Fitchburg, WI Homemaker $5,000.00
5/14/2012 Teshinsky, Fred Dana Point, CA Retired $1,500.00
5/4/2012 Theisen, Leo Dubuque, IA Theisen Supply Inc $2,000.00
5/1/2012 Thermansen, Peter Milwaukee, WI Oetlinger Precision Mfg. $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Tielens, Kathy Green Bay, WI Wel Companies, Inc $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Trotter, Patrick Sheboygan Falls, WI Trotter Wellness $1,500.00
5/2/2012 Troy, Margaret N. Pewaukee, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Trulaske, Steven Saint Louis, MO True Manufacturing $2,500.00
5/19/2012 Udelhoven, James Kasilof, AK Udelhoven Oilfield System Service Inc. $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Uhen, Gregory J. Milwaukee, WI Eppstein Uhen Architects $2,500.00
5/15/2012 Uihlein, Margery P. Milwaukee, WI Homemaker $2,000.00
5/7/2012 Uihlein, Richard E. Lake Forest, IL Uline, Inc. $25,000.00
5/11/2012 Ullrich, Cari H. Neenah, WI Neurospine Center Of Wi $5,000.00
5/9/2012 Vlock, Michael Branford, CT Retired $5,000.00
5/18/2012 Von Schledorn, Alicia Milwaukee, WI Eric Von Schledorn Ford Inc. $2,000.00
4/27/2012 Wallen, Timothy Brookfield, WI Mlg Commercial $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Wallskog, Megan M Mequon, WI Homemaker $5,000.00
5/10/2012 Walton, Christy Jackson, WY Walton Enterprises $50,000.00
5/3/2012 Warren, Jean M. Oklahoma City, OK Retired $1,500.00
5/2/2012 Wascher, Debra B Appleton, WI Northwestern Mutual $2,500.00
5/14/2012 Waterman, Judith A Baraboo, WI Waterman Properties $3,000.00
5/17/2012 Waterman, Mary Wisconsin Dells, WI Retired $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Weber, Scott Minneapolis, MN Investor $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Weidner, William P. Las Vegas, NV Weidner Resorts $2,500.00
5/7/2012 Weinschel, Steven S De Pere, WI Baycare Clinic $2,500.00
5/16/2012 Wexler, Gene Scarsdale, NY Ascena Retail Group, Inc. $5,000.00
5/3/2012 White, Dean V. Merrillville, IN Whiteco Industries $10,000.00
5/11/2012 Wickert, Brian J. Hartland, WI Accunet Mortgage $2,500.00
5/11/2012 Wiederhold, Richard P. Elm Grove, WI Managed Health Services $3,000.00
5/11/2012 Wiesner, John T. Oconomowoc, WI Wiesner Real Estate $2,500.00
5/8/2012 Wilkey, Susan L Hartland, WI Fisher Barton Specialty Products Inc $5,000.00
5/18/2012 Willman, Donna Mae Bonita Springs, FL Homemaker $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Yewer, Edward H Hartland, WI Retired $2,000.00
5/11/2012 Yewer, Elisabeth B Hartland, WI Retired $2,000.00
5/2/2012 Young, Anne Dallas, TX Retired $2,000.00
5/14/2012 Zimbal, Susan K. Sheboygan, WI Farmer $5,000.00
5/11/2012 Ziolkowski, Joyce A Grafton, WI Ziolkowski Patent Solutions Group $2,500.00
4/25/2012 Zore, Diane River Hills, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
 

Special Interests Pig Out On The Taxpayers' Tab

Republican Governor Scott Walker and the legislature have approved nearly five dozen proposals sought by powerful special interests that will cost the average family $235 in 2012 and continue to grow to nearly $300 annually in 2020, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign report shows.

Falk Contributions Over $1,000

Falk Contributions Over $1,000

January 1, 2012 through April 23, 2012

Posted: May 1, 2012
Updated: May 31, 2013

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Kathleen Falk's gubernatorial campaign between January 1, 2012 and April 23, 2012 as reported by her campaign committee to the Government Accountability Board.

Disclaimer: Occupations and employers are presented as reported in the candidate's initial report prior to review by the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign and may, therefore, differ from what appears in WDC's searchable database. The searchable database may also differ from this list due to subsequent amendments to the initial report by the candidate's committee or due to changes to the database made by WDC to account for reported returns of contributions. For up-to-date information see our searchable database.

For more campaign finance details see our Recall 2012 feature.

Date Contributor City Occupation/Employer Amount
3/17/2012 Abert, Grant Hillpoint, WI Retired Consultant $5,000.00
4/23/2012 Bock, Peter Madison, WI Retired $5,000.00
3/24/2012 Chvala, Mary Ann Madison, WI Retired $1,400.00
3/17/2012 Graham, William Evansville, WI W. T. Rogers/Agrecol $2,500.00
2/28/2012 Hamilton, Nancy Kalamazoo, MI Retired $2,000.00
4/14/2012 Hogan, Sheryl Arlingon Hgts, IL None listed $4,000.00
3/12/2012 Hoover, Susan Port Townsend, WA Retired $1,500.00
2/26/2012 Hutchison, Connie Mc Farland, WI WEAC Trust $2,500.00
2/10/2012 Katz, Adam Farmingdale, NY Talon Air Inc $10,000.00
1/24/2012 Kelly, Mary Madison, WI Homemaker $2,500.00
1/24/2012 Kelly, Terry Madison, WI Weather Central, Inc. $2,500.00
3/16/2012 Krantz, Judith Los Angeles, CA Author $5,000.00
4/22/2012 Krantz, Judith Los Angeles, CA Author $3,000.00
3/18/2012 Lane, Thomas New York, NY Winston & Strawn LLP $2,400.00
3/24/2012 Lee, Barbara Cambridge, MA Philanthropic Activist $5,000.00
2/4/2012 Oatis, Pamela Dundee, MI St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center $5,000.00
4/19/2012 Olingy, Judith Middleton, WI Retired $1,500.00
4/19/2012 Ross, Scot Madison, WI Friends of Kathleen Falk $1,831.68
3/6/2012 Rumer, Andy San Francisco, CA Retired $5,000.00
3/18/2012 Sobczak, Leonard Milwaukee, WI Wisconsin Gazette $2,000.00
4/21/2012 Steege, Doug Madison, WI Renewaire $2,000.00
2/4/2012 Wells, Topf Madison, WI Retired $1,500.00
 

Barrett Contributions Over $1,000

Barrett Contributions Over $1,000

March 20, 2012 through April 23, 2012

Posted: May 1, 2012
Updated: May 31, 2013

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Tom Barrett's gubernatorial campaign between March 20, 2012* and April 23, 2012 as reported by his campaign committee to the Government Accountability Board.

Disclaimer: Occupations and employers are presented as reported in the candidate's initial report prior to review by the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign and may, therefore, differ from what appears in WDC's searchable database. The searchable database may also differ from this list due to subsequent amendments to the initial report by the candidate's committee or due to changes to the database made by WDC to account for reported returns of contributions. For up-to-date information see our searchable database.

For more campaign finance details see our Recall 2012 feature.

*As a candidate for mayor in Milwaukee this spring, contributions received earlier in the year are credited to that campaign.

Date Contributor City Occupation Employer Name Amount
4/13/2012 Adelman, Elizabeth L Mukwonago, WI Attorney Attorney $3,000.00
4/23/2012 Ambuel, Bruce Brookfield, WI Professor Medical College of Wisconsin $2,500.00
4/23/2012 Ambuel, Helen Brookfield, WI Unemployed Unemployed $2,500.00
4/4/2012 Aprahamian, Mary J Brookfield, WI Director, Compensation Services MRA $2,500.00
4/23/2012 Arntsen, Allen Madison, WI Attorney Foley & Lardner LLP $2,500.00
4/20/2012 Bader, Daniel J Shorewood, WI Executive Director Helen Bader Foundation $10,000.00
4/4/2012 Baumgardner, Dean Fitchburg, WI Retired Retired $2,000.00
4/18/2012 Blumenthal, Warren Milwaukee, WI Attorney Quarles & Brady $2,500.00
4/21/2012 Brogan, John C Green Bay, WI Banker Brogan Bankshares $5,000.00
4/6/2012 Burke, Mary P Madison, WI Retired Retired $9,500.00
4/23/2012 Burns, Timothy W. Middleton, WI Attorney Perkins Coie LLP $5,000.00
4/17/2012 Butlein, Jayne Milwaukee, WI Retired Retired $2,800.00
4/19/2012 Butler, Eliot G Madison, WI Brewer Great Dane Pub $2,500.00
4/23/2012 Capp, Tom Oregon, WI Real Estate Development Gorman & Company $1,500.00
4/20/2012 Chang, Tina Milwaukee, WI Ceo SysLogic, Inc. $1,500.00
4/5/2012 Chernof, Stephen L. Milwaukee, WI Attorney Godfrey & Kahn $2,500.00
4/23/2012 Coburn, James A Whitewater, WI President The Coburn Company $8,500.00
4/23/2012 Coburn, Virginia H Whitewater, WI Marketing Manager The Coburn Company Inc. $8,500.00
4/17/2012 Conroy, Kevin T. Madison, WI Ceo Exact Sciences Corporation $5,000.00
4/5/2012 De Bruin, David L Milwaukee, WI Attorney Michael, Best & Friedrich LLP $9,000.00
4/5/2012 De Bruin, Linda S Chicago, IL Attorney Kirkland & Ellis LLP $10,000.00
4/6/2012 Doyle, Catherine M. Milwaukee, WI Attorney Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee $1,500.00
4/23/2012 Dunphy, Patrick O Milwaukee, WI Attorney Cannon & Dunphy, SC $2,500.00
4/10/2012 Engelke, Susan L Fitchburg, WI Executive Vice President Ultratec Inc. $10,000.00
4/12/2012 Everts, Gregory T. Madison, WI Attorney Quarles & Brady, LLP $2,000.00
4/17/2012 Fallucca, Giacomo Grafton, WI Ceo Palermo Villa Inc $2,500.00
4/17/2012 Fraser, Alexander Shorewood, WI Attorney Michael Best & Friedrich LLP $1,947.30
4/6/2012 Ganzer, Michael J. Brown Deer, WI Attorney Hodan, Doster & Ganzer S.C. $2,000.00
4/5/2012 Gehl, Carol Whitefish Bay, WI Attorney Godfrey & Kahn, S.C. $9,600.00
3/29/2012 Getz, Jalem M New Berlin, WI Entrepreneur Entrepreneur $3,000.00
4/17/2012 Giuffre, Frank P Milwaukee, WI President Mallory Properties $1,600.00
4/23/2012 Green, Jeffrey B Milwaukee, WI President Knight Barry Title $2,500.00
4/6/2012 Gruber, David E Milwaukee, WI Attorney Attorney $10,000.00
4/23/2012 Guis, William B Shorewood, WI Attorney Friebert, Finerty & St. John $1,250.00
4/23/2012 Harvey, Charles A. Milwaukee, WI Administration Johnson Controls $3,000.00
4/23/2012 Herzing, Stacey F Milwaukee, WI Director Of Communications Herzing College $2,500.00
4/5/2012 Jacobs, Stephen T Milwaukee, WI Attorney Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren $1,500.00
4/12/2012 Jansen, James R Madison, WI Attorney Habush Habush & Rottier $2,500.00
4/11/2012 Joseph, Bonnie Fox Point, WI Real Estate Chalet at the River $10,000.00
3/30/2012 Kagen, M.D., Steven L Appleton, WI Physician Physician $3,000.00
4/20/2012 Kagen, M.D., Steven L Appleton, WI Physician Physician $7,000.00
4/20/2012 Kagen, Melissa Appleton, WI Nurse Practitioner Veterans Administration $5,000.00
4/20/2012 Kagen, Stephanie Appleton, WI Lpn Lpn $5,000.00
4/20/2012 Kagen, Thomas Appleton, WI Landscape Architect Landscape Architect $5,000.00
4/18/2012 Kaufman, Jeremy Chicago, IL Real Estate Investor Kaufman Jacobs $10,000.00
4/4/2012 Klein, Robert N Palo Alto, CA President Klein Financial Corp. $5,000.00
4/21/2012 Lawton, Barbara Algoma, WI Retired Retired $2,000.00
4/23/2012 Layden, Donald W Wauwatosa, WI Attorney Quarles & Brady $9,500.00
4/23/2012 Layden, Mary Jo Milwaukee, WI Homemaker Homemaker $10,000.00
4/4/2012 Miller, John C Kohler, WI Chairman Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc. $2,500.00
4/17/2012 Miller, John W. W. Grafton, WI President & Ceo Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc. $10,000.00
4/11/2012 Neujahr, Thomas M Madison, WI Real Estate Developer Urban Land Interests, Inc $2,500.00
4/17/2012 O'Neill, Bruce C Milwaukee, WI Attorney Fox, O'Neill & Shannon $2,500.00
4/19/2012 Price, David R. Wauwatosa, WI Attorney Michael, Best & Friedrich LLP $2,700.00
4/10/2012 Rottier, Daniel Madison, WI Attorney Habush, Habush & Rottier, SC $2,000.00
4/14/2012 Rusinow, Jeffrey B Scottsdale, AZ Venture Capitalist Venture Capitalist $5,000.00
4/4/2012 Schiek, John Incline Village, NV Retired Retired $5,000.00
4/23/2012 Schott, Donald K. Madison, WI Attorney Quarles & Brady $2,000.00
4/12/2012 Schuchardt, Thomas S Madison, WI President KBS Construction $5,000.00
4/23/2012 Schuele, Kevin J Milwaukee, WI Owner PAK Technologies $10,000.00
4/18/2012 Shah, Niranjan S Oak Brook, IL President Globetrotters Engineering Corp $5,000.00
4/18/2012 Shah, Smita N Chicago, IL President Spaan Tech Inc. $5,000.00
4/23/2012 Shaked, Avi Evanston, IL Ceo Onward Technologies $5,000.00
4/14/2012 Singer, Steven M. Henderson, NV Private Investor Private Investor $10,000.00
4/17/2012 Smith, Kathleen M. Milwaukee, WI Cfo/Hr Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee $1,100.00
4/5/2012 Sobczak, Leonard J Milwaukee, WI Owner Eastmore Real Estate $3,000.00
4/22/2012 Sobczak, Leonard J Milwaukee, WI Owner Eastmore Real Estate $2,000.00
4/18/2012 Soni, Jaswant N. Lincolnwood, IL President Jas Diamonds Inc $5,000.00
4/23/2012 Spector, Michael J Milwaukee, WI Self-Employed Self-Employed $5,000.00
4/14/2012 Tease, Ralph J Green Bay, WI Attorney Habush Habush & Rottier $2,000.00
4/23/2012 Thomsen, Grace A. Milwaukee, WI Principal Milwaukee School of Languages $4,000.00
4/23/2012 Thomsen, Mark L. Milwaukee, WI Attorney Cannon & Dunphy, SC $5,000.00
4/21/2012 Vopal, Cynthia L De Pere, WI Attorney Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. $2,000.00
4/16/2012 Weiss, Richard L Shorewood, WI Unemployed Unemployed $3,000.00
4/18/2012 White, Allen J Downers Grove, IL Attorney Attorney $5,000.00
4/12/2012 Widder, Theodore C Madison, WI Attorney Mohs, MacDonald, Widder, & Paradise $1,500.00
4/18/2012 Zeppos, Evan N Brookfield, WI President Zeppos and Associates $3,000.00
 

Walker Contributions Exceeding $1,000

Individual contributions of more than $1,000 to Governor Scott Walker between January 18, 2012 and April 23, 2012 as reported by the governor's campaign committee to the Government Accountability Board.

Wealthy Special Interests Drove 2011 Fundraising - Legislators Listed Alphabetically

Legislative fundraising and spending in 2011. Legislators listed alphabetically.

Wealthy Special Interests Drove 2011 Fundraising - Legislators Listed by District

Legislative fundraising and spending in 2011. Legislators listed by district.

Wealthy Special Interests Drove 2011 Fundraising - Legislators Listed by Fundraising

Legislative fundraising and spending in 2011. Legislators listed by fundraising.

Wealthy Special Interests Drove 2011 Fundraising

Twenty-two legislators involved in recall and special elections in 2011 raised $8.22 million – more than four times the $1.9 million raised by the rest of the legislature, a Wisconsin Democracy Campaign review found.
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