Audra Strickland

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Audra Strickland
Audra Strickland.jpg
California State Assembly District 37
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Teacher
Audra Strickland was a Republican member of the California State Assembly, representing the 37th District from 2004 to 2010.

Strickland is a junior high teacher of American History and Language Arts in Ventura County. She previously served as a Staffer for Assemblymember Curt Pringle.[1]

Strickland is married to Tony Strickland, who is a member of the California State Senate. The Stricklands have two children and live in Moorpark, California.

Policy positions

Political Courage test

Strickland did not provide answers to the California State Legislative Election 2008 Political Courage Test. The test informs voters how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.[2]

Legislative scorecard

Capitol Weekly, California's major weekly periodical covering the state legislature, publishes an annual legislative scorecard to pin down the political or ideological leanings of every member of the legislature based on how they voted on an assortment of bills in the most recent legislative session. The 2009 scores were based on votes on 19 bills, but did not include how legislators voted on the Proposition 1A (2009). On the scorecard, "100" is a perfect liberal score and "0" is a perfect conservative score.[3][4]

On the 2009 Capitol Weekly legislative scorecard, Strickland ranked as an 11.[5]

Committee assignments

Strickland served on the following committees:

Strickland's sponsored legislation includes:

  • AB 972 - School district administrative costs
  • AB 974 - Pupil rights: religious expression
  • AB 1194 - State agency Internet Web sites: information

For details and a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.



Strickland was ineligible to run for re-election in 2010 due to the term limits of the California State Assembly.


In 2008 Strickland was re-elected to the California State Assembly District 37. Strickland (R) finished with 102,087 votes while her opponent Ferial Masry (D) finished with 93,587 votes.[6]

California State Assembly District 37
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Audra Strickland (R) 102,087
Ferial Masry (D) 93,857

Campaign donors


Below are Strickland's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[7]

Contributor 2008 total
California Republican Party $125,000
Ventura County Republican Party $25,000
CA Credit Union League $9,100
CA Assoc of Realtors $9,000
CA Dental Assoc $8,700

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Political offices
Preceded by
California State Assembly District 37
Succeeded by
Jeff Gorell