Out-of-State Donors Pour Record Cash into State Races: Tables

Tables showing out-of-state contributions in Wisconsin. Out-of-State Donors Pour Record Cash into State Races

Tables

June 2, 2003

TABLE 1
CATEGORICAL BREAKDOWN OF LARGE INDIVIDUAL
OUT-OF-STATE CONTRIBUTORS TO WISCONSIN CANDIDATES
FOR THE LEGISLATURE AND STATEWIDE OFFICE
2002

SPECIAL INTEREST AMOUNT
Banking & Finance $186,524
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $144,307
Unknown $120,979
Business $92,210
Construction $74,149
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $64,749
Insurance $64,453
Manufacturing & Distributing $53,060
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $50,185
Transportation $45,519
Health Services/Institutions $38,828
Education $37,145
Real Estate $36,670
Political/Ideological $33,327
Natural Resources $31,400
Health Professionals $30,190
Telecommunications & Computers $26,975
Non-Profit/Social Services $25,160
Civil servant/public employee $18,380
Labor Unions $10,065
Road Construction $7,750
Energy $5,125
Agriculture $4,400
Defense $2,950
TOTAL $1,204,500

TABLE 2
TOP RECIPIENTS OF OUT-OF-STATE CONTRIBUTIONS 2002*

CANDIDATE PARTY OFFICE AMOUNT
Doyle, Jim D G $396,240
McCallum, Scott R G $166,958
Barrett, Tom D G $94,606
Thompson, Ed L G $53,939
George, Gary D G $41,700
Lawton, Barbara D LG $38,425
Falk, Kathleen D G $35,153
Biskupic, Vince R AG $30,586
Stepp, Cathy R S21 $21,375
Shibilski, Kevin D LG $17,400
Farley, Patrick D S03 $15,073
Leibham, Joseph R S09 $13,000
Plache, Kimberly D S21 $12,600
Reynolds, Martin L LG $8,341
State Senate Democratic Committee D --- $7,966
Christenson, George D S05 $7,733
Decker, Russ D S29 $7,310
Dickert, John T D A61 $7,200
Brown, Ronald W R S31 $6,700
Kanavas, Theodore J R S33 $6,500
Zien, David R S23 $6,010
Roggensack, Pat Non-partisan SC $6,000
Lowrie, Jerry J D A43 $5,900
Gard, John R A89 $5,875
Moen, Rodney D S31 $5,700
Williams, Mary R A87 $5,653
Towns, Debi R A43 $5,150
Foti, Steven R A38 $5,100

*List includes candidates whose out-of-state contributions totaled $5,000 or more in 2002.

TABLE 3
TOP OUT-OF-STATE CONTRIBUTORS TO WISCONSIN CANDIDATES
FOR STATEWIDE OFFICE AND THE LEGISLATURE
2002**

CONTRIBUTOR CITY STATE OCCUPATION EMPLOYER AMOUNT
Robert & Lori Silverstein Southfield MI Partner/Homemaker Loan Giant $20,000
Donald & Kathleen Levin Chicago IL Owner Professional Sports team/
Housewife
Chicago Wolves Hockey Team $20,000
J. Stanley & Barbara Yake Loudonville NY Professor/Philanthropist Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts/
None Listed
$20,000
T. Michael & Theresa Riggs Joplin MO President/Homemaker ACS Carrier Services $15,000
John & Christy Walton Jackson WY Owner/Housewife Wal-Mart Stores $12,400
Richard & Sherry Sharp Richmond VA Retired/
Housewife
(school choice interests)
None $12,400
Peter & Kay Myhre Dallas TX President/Homemaker South Central Petroleum $12,000
Henri & Marsha Wedell Memphis TN Director/Retired Corrections Corp of America $11,850
Yogi Bhardwaj Wadsworth IL President National Petroleum Inc $10,500
James & Darcy Ribman Irving TX Attorney/None listed Looper, Reed & McGraw/
Renaissance Asset Management
$10,000
John J. Campbell Raleigh NC Chief Executive Officer Campbell Alliance Group $10,000
Peter Denton Moorestown NJ Executive Denton Vacuum $10,000
Dick & Betsy De Vos Grand Rapids MI Executives Alticor/ Windquest $10,000
Thomas & Brenda Harter Naperville IL President/None listed Microdynamics Group $10,000
Howard M. Babcock Franklin MI Partner Loan Giant $10,000
Bill Oberndorf San Francisco CA Investor SPO Partners $10,000
Jon Rutherford Orchard Lake MI President Metro Emergency Service $10,000
Cynthia Ryan Washington DC Executive Schooner Associates $10,000
John Schiek Petaluma CA Retired None $10,000
John Verstandig Bethesda MD Attorney None Listed $10,000
Mona Lisa Wallace Salisbury NC Attorney Wallace & Graham $10,000

**List includes individuals and couples from outside Wisconsin who gave a total of $10,000 or more in 2002.

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