Representative Dana Wachs (D) Eau ClairePicture: Representative Dana WachsAssembly District 91

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2016 Election Notes and Background

Representative Wachs was first elected to the Assembly in 2012.

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

2016 Campaign Finance Summary
Wachs
Raised: $90,911 - Spent: $76,682
Vote: 60.9% - Cost/Vote: $4.31
Independent Backing: $0
Ingram
Raised: $0 - Spent: $0
Vote: 38.8% - Cost/Vote: $0
Independent Backing: $0
Wachs' Committee Assignments

2017-2018: Colleges and Universities; Constitution and Ethics; Judiciary; Transportation.

2015-2016: Colleges and Universities; Constitution and Ethics; Judiciary.

 
Where did the money come from?*
Pie Chart: Money Sources
Cash on hand 1/1/15** $3,015
Self $2,500
Under $100 $10,678
$100 or more $71,330
PACs & Parties $6,050
Other Income $353

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

 
Contributions of $100 or More*
1/1/15-12/31/16**
In-District Out-District
$21,725 (30.5%) $49,605 (69.5%)

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

Self contributions are excluded.

Returned contributions are excluded at our discretion.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Interest Group Contributions from
Individuals and Committees*
1/1/15-12/31/16**
Interest Amount
Lawyers/Law Firms/Lobbyists $25,647.50
Retired/Homemakers/Non-income earners $15,085.00
Health Professionals $5,650.00
Labor Unions $4,450.00
Education $4,000.00
Business $3,550.00
Civil servant/public employee $3,150.00
Unknown $2,715.00
Health Services/Institutions $2,620.00
Banking & Finance $2,050.00
Non-Profit/Social Services $1,550.00
Manufacturing & Distributing $1,212.50
Real Estate $1,200.00
Natural Resources $850.00
Insurance $800.00
Energy $750.00
Construction $700.00
Agriculture $650.00
Political/Ideological $500.00
Transportation $250.00

*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.

Self contributions are excluded.

Returned contributions are excluded at our discretion.

**Dates coincide with candidate's election cycle.

 
Top Contributors
2011-2016
Contributor(s) City Business Amount
Wachs, Dana & Beverly Wickstrom Eau Claire, WI Legislator/Richie, Wickstrom & Wachs $6,026
Kincaid, Daniel & Kerry Eau Claire, WI Mayo Clinic Health System/Eau Claire City Council $2,350
Coburn, Timothy & Nancy Eau Claire, WI Retired $2,200
Hebert, Edward & Kathy Meade Hebert Chippewa Falls, WI Attorney/Chippewa Valley Family YMCA $1,700
Guelzow, Thomas Eau Claire, WI Guelzow Law Offices $1,500
Kaiser, John Eau Claire, WI John A Kaiser Law Office $1,500
Siedow, Thomas Eau Claire, WI Siedow & Jackson $1,500
Derosier, John Eau Claire, WI Retired $1,434
Hicks, Roland & Pamela Eau Claire, WI Retired $1,400
Meade, Susan Eau Claire, WI Attorney $1,400
Olson, Kenneth Eau Claire, WI KRM Information Services Inc $1,400

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