Waukesha, Wis. – Jeanne Tarantino raised $18,566.42 during the latest reporting period for the special election in the 98th Assembly District, rounding out a steady fundraising effort over the brief month and a half since the election was announced.
“I am honored and humbled by the generous support this campaign has received from so many Waukesha County residents,” stated Tarantino. “They believe I am the right person to go to Madison to work with the Walker-Kleefisch administration to continue to move Wisconsin forward.”
In addition to a strong fundraising effort, Tarantino has been endorsed by Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch, Waukesha District Attorney Brad Schimel, Waukesha County Sheriff Dan Trawicki, County Clerk Kathleen Madden, County Board Supervisors Michael Crowley and Fritz Ruf, Former Waukesha Mayor Carol Lombardi, Former District Attorney Paul Bucher, Former State Senator Joanne Hueslman and Former Assembly Speaker Scott Jensen. She has also been endorsed by business leaders James Klauser, Ty Taylor, Jerry and Judie Couri, Caryn Papenthien, Ty Taylor, Dave Bahl Sr, and David Karst.
Jeanne Tarantino will be on the ballot for the February 19, 2013 election in the 98th Assembly District. She resides in Waukesha with her three children.