Political Contributions Tracker

Welcome to the beta release of Urban Milwaukee's Political Contributions Tracker. Our goal is to deliver an easy-to-use interface to follow the money in Milwaukee politics. The data included below is from an on-going effort to match campaign contributions to real people.

Future updates will add organization & business affiliations, substantially more reports and a number of other improvements. Please provide feedback on our beta relase using our contact form on how we can improve the service.

Top 100 Contributors

Name Lifetime Contributions Excerpt
Frank Crivello$19,25519Executive Vice President at Phoenix Investors
Joe Crivello$16,0157Son of Frank Crivello
Anthony Crivello$15,8998Son of Frank Crivello.
Kurt Jensen$10,7158Senior Vice President of Acquisitions and Leasing for Phoenix Investors.
Dennis Klein$8,89514Chairman of KBS Construction
Charnjit Kaur$6,5907Owner of retail store at 1301 W. Atkinson Ave. and developing building at 4616 W. Hampton Ave.
Nick Anton$6,20715Owner of La Perla.
Michael Weiss$6,0437President of General Capital Group.
Jeremy Kaufman$6,0003Chief Executive Officer of Kaufman Jacobs.
Robert Donovan$6,0001Eighth District Alderman.
Jalem Getz$6,0002President of Wantable. Founder and former head of BuySeasons
Alan Jin$6,0002Optometrist at Wheaton Eye Clinic in Wheaton, IL.
Ryan Trost$5,85510Senior Vice President of Finance for Phoenix Investors.
Amit Gauri$5,6946President of Chicago firm Black Dog Corp.
Rick Barrett$5,5896President of Barrett Visionary Development.
Ashleigh Trost$5,5058Married to Ryan Trost
Peter Feigin$5,50010President of the Milwaukee Bucks.
John Hegarty$5,4753Former owner of Hegarty's Irish Pub and Glocca Morra.
Ralph Kauten$5,0002Chairman & CEO of Quintessence Biosciences.
Herb Kohl$5,0001Former U.S. Senator.
Alex Lasry$4,9519Vice President of Strategy & Operations at the Milwaukee Bucks.
Scott Haag$4,8004CEO of Moore Oil.
David Marks$4,7158Managing director at Phoenix Investors, LLC.
Carrie Jensen$4,7157Wife of Kurt Jensen.
Karl Rajani$4,5397President of Matt Talbot Recovery Service.
Stephen Marcus$4,4399Chairman of Marcus Corp.
Carl Mueller$3,97620Founder, chairman and CEO of Mueller Communications.
Erich Schwenker$3,9444President of Cardinal Capital Management, Inc.
Giacomo Fallucca$3,8183President and CEO of Palermo Villa
Jon Ferraro$3,7936Owner of Silk Exotic.
Eugene Smith$3,5136Owner of Gene's Lane & Lounge.
Dan Bader$3,5003President and CEO of Bader Philanthropies.
Habib Manjee$3,4508General manger of the Lady Bug Club.
Glenn Frankovis$3,4257Retired Milwaukee Police Department Captain.
Robert Hillis$3,3862Founder of Direct Supply.
Chris Abele$3,3464Milwaukee County Executive.
Frank Jaber$3,3002Owner of grocery and convenience stores.
Brian Randall$3,27816Attorney with Friebert, Finerty & St. John S.C.
David Lubar$3,2502President and CEO of Lubar & Co.
Nancy Flagg$3,2004Executive Director-Indirect Tax and Employment Tax at Ernst & Young LLP.
Peter Ogden$3,1728President and chairman of Ogden & Company, Inc.
James Phelps$3,0929President of JCP Construction.
Norma Herrera$3,0001Owner of Aranda Auto Body & Sales
Christopher Graham$3,0001Benefits Service Manager at Aon Hewitt
Jeffrey Mawicke$3,0001Attorney.
Don Ahern$3,0001CEO and Chairman of Ahern Rentals, Las Vegas, NV.
Sharyn Brown$3,0001Owner of SB Specialties in Las Vegas, NV
John W. Miller$3,0001Principal at Arenberg Holdings LLC.
John Schiek$3,0001
Nicolas Alexander$3,0002
Marianne Lubar$3,0001Milwaukee philanthropist. Wife of Sheldon Lubar.
Jatinder Singh (1969)$3,0001Owner of a Citgo gas station at 3104 W. Silver Spring Dr.
John Noel$3,0001Chief executive officer of AIG Travel Guard.
Mohammad Amir$3,0001
Andrew Fleckenstein$3,0001
Gulshad Parween Bhatti$3,0001Homemaker
James Kitzinger$3,0001Partner at Kitzinger Lautmann Capital Management.
Michael Cudahy$3,0001Philanthropist and the founder of Marquette Electronics.
Dennis Kuester$3,0001Former CEO of M&I Bank, board chair of Bradley Foundation
Harvey Hammond Jr.$3,0001Executive chairman of the HNTB Companies.
Edward Stritch$3,0002CEO of the Concord Group.
Jamie Kitzinger$3,0001Partner at Kitzinger Lautmann Capital Management.
David Gruber$3,0001Attorney.
William Barry$3,0001Owner of Speed Systems.
Jere Fabick$3,0001President of Fabick
Abid Husain$3,0001Physiatrist in Pennsylvania/New Jersey.
Inder Gauri$3,0001Executive at Black Dog Corp.
Greg Alevizos$3,0001President of Capitol Husting Co.
Pratap Singh$3,0001CEO, President, and Principal Engineer of K. Singh & Associates.
Jeff Harris$3,0001Private investor.
Vincent Toney$2,9965
Genevieve Hillis$2,9862Head of government relations at Direct Supply.
Jalin Phelps$2,9018Vice president of field operations at JCP Construction.
Gloria Donovan$2,8506
Donald Raffaelli$2,8299Owner of Ricky's on State, a strip club and tavern.
Gary Goyke$2,81711Former State Senator.
Sandra Hay$2,8006Co-owner of On the Border.
Darshan Dhaliwal$2,7832President at Bulk Petroleum
Tan Lo$2,7754Partner at Barrett Lo Visionary Development.
Johnny Vassallo$2,7702Founder and owner of Mo’s Restaurants.
Mark Flaherty$2,7688Managing partner at Jackson Street Holdings.
George Mosher$2,6003
Nancy Rottier$2,55211Legislative Liaison for the Director of State Courts. Former State Senator. Wife of Gary Goyke. Mother of State Assembly Representative Evan Goyke.
Frank Giuffre$2,5504
Ricki Barlow$2,5001
Bill Boelter$2,5001
Mary Simoneau$2,5001Homemaker.
Randy Erkert$2,5005Partner at Jackson Street Management.
Gurinder Nagra$2,4955Owner of Teutonia Gas and Food.
Joseph Balestrieri$2,40810Owner of The Rave with wife Leslie Balestrieri.
Ed Aprahamian$2,4002President of MidAmerican Building Services.
Tony Janowiec$2,3863Principal of Interstate Parking Co.
Larry Pachefsky$2,3639Owner of Mr. P's Tires.
Salim Shelleh$2,3505Owner of Reo Motors, Inc.
Mark Irgens$2,3504CEO/Manager of Irgens Partners.
Osamah Al-shelleh$2,3005Owner or Bargain Town Motor Cars.
William Ryan Drew$2,2366Former Milwaukee alderman and commissioner of the Department of City Development.
Dominic Giuffre$2,2005Owner of Giuffre Bros. Cranes.
Matt Freeman$2,1653River Hills resident. Jimmy John's franchisee.
Gary Gorman$2,1003Chief Executive Officer of Gorman & Company.

Top Fundraisers

Name Lifetime Contributions Average Contribution
Tom Barrett$459,4451,581$291
Robert Donovan$204,0641,670$122
Joe Davis, Sr.$117,391118$995
Jose G. Perez$95,291686$139
Robert Bauman$60,915396$154
Russell W. Stamper, II$50,379241$209
Ashanti Hamilton$44,430178$250
Khalif Rainey$39,352159$247
Tony Zielinski$37,564219$172
Terry Witkowski$35,510281$126
Chris Wiken$31,776214$148
Cavalier Johnson$29,525290$102
Michael Murphy$29,152211$138
Nik Kovac$25,280184$137
David Crowley$22,219279$80
Milele A. Coggs$18,819173$109
Mark Borkowski$18,11656$323
Johnny Thomas$14,784110$134
Sherman Morton$13,20564$206
Meagan Holman$13,186153$86
Willie Wade$12,89865$198
Chantia Lewis$12,015178$67
Robert Puente$11,68559$198
Vincent Toney$9,63184$115
Josh Zepnick$8,52670$122
Martin Matson$7,56956$135
Justin Bielinski$5,96588$68
Shannan Hayden$5,38129$186
Martin Weddle$5,34771$75
Michael Bonds$4,91621$234
Keith Bailey$4,29623$187
Randy Jones$4,14134$122
Ronny Thompson$3,85026$148
Andrew J. Shaw$3,43812$287
Monique Kelly$2,5008$313
Ira Robins$2,1459$238
David King$1,81914$130
Larresa Taylor$1,80412$150
James Methu$1,71233$52
Sean Muhammad$1,6005$320
Tracey Dent$1,11117$65
Michael Sugden, Jr.$9125$182
Frank Emanuele Jr$5021$502
Majungaray Watts$5001$500
Penny Sikora$45510$46
Tory Lowe$3901$390
Vivan Redd-Fehr$3057$44
Tim Kenney$2055$41
Angel Sanchez$1001$100
Jim Bohl$251$25

Reporting Periods

Name # of Reports Amount Raised
2016 - July Continuing30$169,993
2016 - Pre-Election36$506,776
2016 - Spring Pre-Primary27$91,682
2016 - January Continuing46$519,037
2015 - July Continuing7$126,148
2015 - January Continuing9$62,508

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