Senator Terry Moulton (R) Chippewa FallsPicture: Senator Terry MoultonSenate District 23

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2014 Election Notes and Background

Senator Moulton was elected to the Assembly in 2004, lost in 2008, first elected to the Senate in 2010 and survived a June 2012 recall election.

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

Wisconsin Right to Life PAC ($155) made independent expenditures favoring Senator Moulton.

2014 Campaign Finance Summary
Moulton
Raised: $132,407 - Spent: $142,369
Vote: 61.2% - Cost/Vote: $3.60
Independent Backing: $155
Swanhorst
Raised: $46,672 - Spent: $46,620
Vote: 38.8% - Cost/Vote: $1.85
Independent Backing: $0
Moulton’s Committee Assignments

2015-2016: Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism (Chair); Health and Human Services (Vice-Chair); Sporting Heritage, Mining and Forestry; Joint Legislative Council.

2013-2014: Agriculture, Small Business and Tourism (Chair); Health and Human Services; Natural Resources; Special Committee on 911 Communications; Small Business Regulatory Board; Agricultural and Workforce Development Council; Council on Tourism.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 7/1/12** $52,882
Self $0
Under $100 $11,771
$100 or more $87,884
PACs & Parties $32,036
Other Income $715

*All figures represent candidate income before any returns.
**Beginning of candidate's election cycle.

 
Contributions of $100 or More*
7/1/12-12/31/14**
In-District Out-District
$31,236 (35.5%) $56,648 (64.5%)

*Includes all contributions from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate in a calendar year.

Excludes any returned and self contributions.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
7/1/12-12/31/14**
Interest Amount
Health Services/Institutions $11,405.99
Construction $11,290.00
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $10,870.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $9,950.00
Health Professionals $9,750.00
Banking & Finance $8,300.00
Business $7,222.59
Agriculture $6,950.00
Real Estate $6,750.00
Transportation $5,650.00
Road Construction $4,750.00
Political/Ideological $4,581.81
Insurance $4,200.00
Natural Resources $4,150.00
Energy $4,050.00
Labor Unions $4,000.00
Telecommunications & Computers $1,550.00
Unknown $1,300.00
Tourism/Leisure/Entertainment $1,250.00
Education $600.00
Civil servant/public employee $500.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $500.00
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $350.00

* Individual contributions includes all contributions
from contributors of $100 or more to the candidate
in a calendar year.

Committee contributions of any amount are included.

Any returned and self contributions are excluded.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Top Contributors
2001-2014
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Fabick, Jere C Oconomowoc, WI Fabco Equipment Inc $15,750
Walton Family Bentonville, AR Walmart Stores $7,050
Markquart Family Chippewa Falls, WI Lee Markquart Inc $6,700
Farrow, Peter & Michelle Chippewa Falls, WI Group Health Cooperative Eau Claire/
Chippewa Falls Chamber of Commerce
$6,650
Bechthold Family Mequon, WI Payne & Dolan/Zenith Tech $5,963
Kewan, Thomas & Margene Eau Claire, WI Retired $5,575
Wanek Family Arcadia, WI Ashley Furniture Industries $5,000
Schwankl, Richard B & Dorothy M Eau Claire, WI Retired $4,840
Salden, John & Lisa Chippewa Falls, WI DJ's Mart $4,725
Wogahn, Brent & Kristin Eau Claire, WI Evergreen Surgical/Eau Claire Medical Clinic $4,700

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