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$16,0157Joe Crivello is the president of Capable Management Consulting and a director and advisory board member at Phoenix Investors.
Anthony Crivello$15,8998Son of Frank Crivello.
Dennis Klein$12,71719Executive at CD Smith.
Kurt Jensen$10,8159Senior Vice President of Acquisitions and Leasing for Phoenix Investors.
Robert Hillis$9,3863Founder of Direct Supply.
Ed Aprahamian$8,9004President of MidAmerican Building Services.
Nick Anton$7,68319Owner of La Perla.
Amit Gauri$7,3947President of Chicago firm Black Dog Corp.
Charnjit Kaur$7,3658Owner of retail store at 1301 W. Atkinson Ave. and developing building at 4616 W. Hampton Ave.
Dick Abdoo$7,1584
Alex Lasry$6,95110Vice President of Strategy & Operations at the Milwaukee Bucks.
Peter Feigin$6,50011President of the Milwaukee Bucks.
Jalem Getz$6,1003President of Wantable. Founder and former head of BuySeasons
Michael Weiss$6,0437President of General Capital Group.
Robert Donovan$6,0001Eighth District Alderman.
Kevin J. Schuele$6,0001Owner of PAK Technologies.
Jeremy Kaufman$6,0003Chief Executive Officer of Kaufman Jacobs.
Herb Kohl$6,0002Former U.S. Senator.
Alan Jin$6,0002Optometrist at Wheaton Eye Clinic in Wheaton, IL.
Ryan Trost$5,85510Senior Vice President of Finance for Phoenix Investors.
Rick Barrett$5,5896President of Barrett Visionary Development.
Ashleigh Trost$5,5058Married to Ryan Trost
John Hegarty$5,4753Former owner of Hegarty's Irish Pub and Glocca Morra.
Karl Rajani$5,3298President of Matt Talbot Recovery Service.
Stephen Marcus$5,18911Chairman of Marcus Corp.
Ralph Kauten$5,0002Chairman & CEO of Quintessence Biosciences.
Lynde Uihlein$5,0001
Scott Haag$4,8004CEO of Moore Oil.
Carrie Jensen$4,7157Wife of Kurt Jensen.
David Marks$4,7158Managing director at Phoenix Investors, LLC.
Jon Ferraro$4,5737Owner of Silk Exotic.
Brian Randall$4,42822Attorney with Friebert, Finerty & St. John S.C.
Carl Mueller$4,42623Founder, chairman and CEO of Mueller Communications.
Peter Ogden$4,42210President and chairman of Ogden & Company, Inc.
Habib Manjee$4,40010General manger of the Lady Bug Club.
Darshan Dhaliwal$4,3104President at Bulk Petroleum
Chris Abele$4,1805Milwaukee County Executive.
Jay Rothman$4,0002
Erich Schwenker$3,9444President of Cardinal Capital Management, Inc.
Giacomo Fallucca$3,8183President and CEO of Palermo Villa
Frank Jaber$3,8004Owner of grocery and convenience stores.
Donald Raffaelli$3,60910Owner of Ricky's on State, a strip club and tavern.
Eugene Smith$3,5136Owner of Gene's Lane & Lounge.
Dan Bader$3,5003President and CEO of Bader Philanthropies.
Dominic Giuffre$3,4507Owner of Giuffre Bros. Cranes.
Glenn Frankovis$3,4257Retired Milwaukee Police Department Captain.
Mark Irgens$3,3505CEO/Manager of Irgens Partners.
Mark Flaherty$3,26810Managing partner at Jackson Street Holdings.
David Lubar$3,2502President and CEO of Lubar & Co.
Frank Giuffre$3,2506
Larry Pachefsky$3,21312Owner of Mr. P's Tires.
Nancy Flagg$3,2004Executive Director-Indirect Tax and Employment Tax at Ernst & Young LLP.
James Phelps$3,19210President of JCP Construction.
Jose G. Zarate$3,1007
Joseph Balestrieri$3,00812Owner of The Rave with wife Leslie Balestrieri.
Greg Alevizos$3,0001President of Capitol Husting Co.
Jamie Kitzinger$3,0001Partner at Kitzinger Lautmann Capital Management.
John Noel$3,0001Chief executive officer of AIG Travel Guard.
Jere Fabick$3,0001President of Fabick
Inder Gauri$3,0001Executive at Black Dog Corp.
Pratap Singh$3,0001CEO, President, and Principal Engineer of K. Singh & Associates.
Norma Herrera$3,0001Owner of Aranda Auto Body & Sales
Abid Husain$3,0001Physiatrist in Pennsylvania/New Jersey.
Christopher Graham$3,0001Benefits Service Manager at Aon Hewitt
John Schiek$3,0001
Don Layden$3,0001
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
Nicolas Alexander$3,0002
Robert Rauch$3,0006President of Paratech Ambulance.
David Gruber$3,0001Attorney.
Jatinder Singh (1969)$3,0001Owner of a Citgo gas station at 3104 W. Silver Spring Dr.
John W. Miller$3,0001Principal at Arenberg Holdings LLC.
Thomas Manos$3,0001President and CEO of Park Dental Specialists.
Gulshad Parween Bhatti$3,0001Homemaker
Harvey Hammond Jr.$3,0001Executive chairman of the HNTB Companies.
Marianne Lubar$3,0001Milwaukee philanthropist. Wife of Sheldon Lubar.
Jeff Harris$3,0001Private investor.
Mohammad Amir$3,0001
Andrew Fleckenstein$3,0001
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
William Barry$3,0001Owner of Speed Systems.
Edward Stritch$3,0002CEO of the Concord Group.
Vincent Toney$2,9965
Genevieve Hillis$2,9862Head of government relations at Direct Supply.
Matt Freeman$2,9584River Hills resident. Jimmy John's franchisee.
Jalin Phelps$2,9018Vice president of field operations at JCP Construction.
Jay Walia$2,8529
Gloria Donovan$2,8506
Gary Goyke$2,81711Former State Senator.
Sandra Hay$2,8006Co-owner of On the Border.
Prabhu “Patrick” Kasthurirangaian$2,7924
Tan Lo$2,7754Partner at Barrett Lo Visionary Development.
Johnny Vassallo$2,7702Founder and owner of Mo’s Restaurants.
William Ryan Drew$2,7367Former Milwaukee alderman and commissioner of the Department of City Development.
Kalan Haywood$2,70012President of Vangard Development.

Top Fundraisers

Name Lifetime Contributions Average Contribution
Tom Barrett$644,4052,210$292
Robert Donovan$204,2091,676$122
Joe Davis, Sr.$117,391118$995
Jose G. Perez$109,978785$140
Robert Bauman$83,513505$165
Tony Zielinski$83,349342$244
Ashanti Hamilton$55,627223$249
Russell W. Stamper, II$50,379241$209
Khalif Rainey$39,652160$248
Cavalier Johnson$38,994352$111
Terry Witkowski$35,510281$126
Chris Wiken$31,776214$148
Michael Murphy$29,152211$138
Nik Kovac$25,630187$137
David Crowley$22,219279$80
Milele A. Coggs$18,819173$109
Mark Borkowski$18,11656$323
Chantia Lewis$15,201192$79
Johnny Thomas$14,784110$134
Sherman Morton$13,20564$206
Meagan Holman$13,186153$86
Willie Wade$12,89865$198
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 C. Sanchez$1001$100
Jim Bohl$251$25

Reporting Periods

Name # of Reports Amount Raised
2017 - July Continuing8$170,837
2017 - January Continuing7$34,631
2016 - September Continuing1$10,925
2016 - July Continuing31$246,277
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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