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Kenyatta Johnson

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Kenyatta Johnson
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Philadelphia City Council
District 2
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
2016
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last election2011
First elected2011
Term limitsNone
Prior offices
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
District 186
2009-2011
Education
Bachelor'sMansfield University
Master'sUniversity of Pennsylvania
Websites
Office website
Kenyatta Johnson is a Democratic member of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania City Council, representing District 2. He was elected to the council in 2011. Before becoming a member of city council, Johnson was a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 186 from 2009-2011.[1]

Biography

Johnson earned his B.A. from Mansfield University in 1996. He went on to receive his MGA from the University of Pennsylvania in 2001. He then graduated from the Governing for Non-Profit Excellence Program at Harvard University School of Business in 2005. His professional experience includes his work as a Civil Servant.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johnson was appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Johnson served on these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Johnson won re-election to the 186th District seat in 2010. He defeated Timothy Hannah and Dyheim Watson in the primary election, receiving 5,563 votes while Hannah and Watson received 744 and 401 votes respectively. Johnson defeated Republican Keith Todd in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[2]

Pennsylvania State House, District 186
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Kenyatta Johnson (D) 16,668 93.0%
Keith Todd (R) 1,254 7.0%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Johnson won re-election to the 186th District seat of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He received 25,932 votes running unopposed.[3]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 186
Candidates Votes Percent
Kenyatta Johnson (D) Green check mark transparent.png 25,932 100.0%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Johnson received $100,388 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kenyatta Johnson's campaign in 2010
Students First$15,000
Williams For Govenor$12,000
Onorato For Governor$11,250
Laborers District Council$5,000
Citizens To Elect Dwight Evans For State Representative$5,000
Total Raised in 2010 $100,388

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Philadelphia City Council, District 2
2012–Present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Pennsylvania House of Representatives District 186
2009–2011
Succeeded by
Harold James