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  |Name = Aaron Johanson
 
  |Name = Aaron Johanson
 
  |Profile picture = Aaron_Johanson.jpg
 
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  |Position = Hawaii House of Representatives District 32
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  |Position = Hawaii House of Representatives District 31
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
  |Tenure = January 19, 2011-Present
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  |Tenure = 2010-Present
  |Term ends = January 19, 2013
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|November 4, 2014]]
  |Assumed office = 2011
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  |Assumed office = 2010
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
  |Leadership = Minority Whip, Hawaii State House of Representatives
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  |Leadership = State House Minority Leader, Hawaii State House of Representatives
  |Years leadership = 2010-present  
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  |Years leadership = 2013-present
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  |Leadership 2 = Minority Whip, Hawaii State House of Representatives
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  |Last election = [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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  |First elected = [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
  |First elected = [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
 
  |Term limits =  
 
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  |Next election = [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
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  |Office website = http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2011/members/house/memberpage.aspx?member=johanson
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}}{{tnr}}'''Aaron Ling Johanson''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Hawaii House of Representatives]]. He has represented District 32 and served as [[State House Minority Whip|House Minority Whip]] since 2011.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Aaron Ling Johanson''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Hawaii House of Representatives]], representing District 31. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. He has served as [[State House Minority Leader]] since 2013. He served as [[State House Minority Whip|House Minority Whip]] from 2011 until 2013.  
  
Johanson previously worked as a legislative analyst for [[Hawaii House of Representatives|state Rep.]] [[Lynn Finnegan]] during the 2005 and 2010 legislative sessions; he was also deputy chief of staff for former [[Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii|Lieutenant Governor]] [[Duke Aiona]]. He currently serves on the Legislative Federal Economic Stimulus Program Oversight Commission for Hawaii. Before becoming active in Hawaiian state politics, he held several political jobs in Washington, D.C. Johanson was Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Mint, and Director of Schedule C Appointments and Deputy Associate Director of the White House personnel office. He graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University.
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==Biorgaphy==
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Johanson's professional experience includes working as a legislative analyst for [[Hawaii House of Representatives|state Rep.]] [[Lynn Finnegan]] during the 2005 and 2010 legislative sessions; and as deputy chief of staff for former [[Lieutenant Governor of Hawaii|Lieutenant Governor]] [[Duke Aiona]]. He currently serves on the Legislative Federal Economic Stimulus Program Oversight Commission for Hawaii. Before becoming active in Hawaiian state politics, he held several political jobs in Washington, D.C. Johanson was Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Mint, and Director of Schedule C Appointments and Deputy Associate Director of the White House personnel office. He graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Johanson served on the following committees:
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johanson has been appointed to these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johanson served on these committees:
* [[Education Committee, Hawaii House of Representatives|Education Committee]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Higher Education Committee, Hawaii House of Representatives|Higher Education Committee]]
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* [[Labor & Public Employment Committee, Hawaii House of Representatives|Labor & Public Employment Committee]]
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* [[Public Safety & Military Affairs Committee, Hawaii House of Representatives|Public Safety & Military Affairs Committee]]
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* [[Transportation Committee, Hawaii House of Representatives|Transportation Committee]]
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|Committee1 = Education
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|Committee2 = Higher Education
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|Committee3 = Labor & Public Employment
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|Committee4 = Public Safety & Military Affairs
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|Committee5 = Transportation
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|Committee6 =
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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:: ''See also: [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''  
 
:: ''See also: [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''  
  
Johanson won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012| Hawaii House of Representatives]] District 31. Johanson ran unopposed in the August 11 Republican primary and defeated [[Lei Sharsh]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/candidates/reports/2012/candidate_report_2012-06-08_CERTIFIED.pdf ''State of Hawaii: Office of Elections'', "Federal/State/County Candidates, 2012 Primary Elections," retrieved June 11, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/results/2012/primary/elections/results/2012/primary/files/histatewide.pdf Hawaii Secretary of State - Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
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Johanson won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012|Hawaii House of Representatives]] District 31. Johanson ran unopposed in the August 11 Republican primary and defeated [[Lei Sharsh]] (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/candidates/reports/2012/candidate_report_2012-06-08_CERTIFIED.pdf ''State of Hawaii: Office of Elections'', "Federal/State/County Candidates, 2012 Primary Elections," retrieved June 11, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/results/2012/primary/elections/results/2012/primary/files/histatewide.pdf Hawaii Secretary of State - Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref><ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/results/2012/general/elections/results/2012/general/files/histatewide.pdf State of Hawaii Office of Elections, “Hawaii General 2012 - State of Hawaii – Statewide,” November 20, 2012]</ref>
  
===2010===
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===2010===
 
:: ''See also: [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Johanson had no opposition in the September 18 primary.  He defeated [[Lei Sharsh]] in the general election on [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/results/2010/general/files/histatewide.pdf Hawaii State Office of Elections - 2010 general election certified results]</ref>
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Johanson had no opposition in the September 18 primary.  He defeated [[Lei Sharsh]] in the general election on [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].<ref>[http://hawaii.gov/elections/results/2010/general/files/histatewide.pdf ''Hawaii State Office of Elections'', "2010 general election certified results," accessed December 13, 2013]</ref>
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
===2010===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Johanson
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|Full name = Aaron Johanson
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|year = 2010
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|Editdate = June 27, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=147496 ''followthemoney.org'', "Johanson, Aaron," Accessed June 27, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 60838
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012|Hawaii State House, District 31]]
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|totalraised2010 = 62147
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010|Hawaii State House, District 32]]
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In 2010, Johanson raised $62,147 in contributions. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=HI&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref> 
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===2012===
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|total raised = 60838
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|org1 = Edwards, William M
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|org2 = Friends For Lynn Finnegan
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|org3 = Chong, Cynthia A
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|org4 = Hawaii State Teachers Association
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|org5 = Hawaii Association of Realtors
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|orgamount1 = 2000
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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|orgamount4 = 2000
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|orgamount5 = 1500
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|}}
  
His four largest contributors were:
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|org1 = Linda Lingle Campaign Cmte
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|org2 = AJS LLC
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|org3 = Hawaii State Teachers Association
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|org4 = Leary, John M
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|org5 = Hawaii Association of Realtors
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|orgamount1 = 2000
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| Johanson, Cynthia Ling
 
| Align="Right" | $2,000
 
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| Hawaii Association Of Realtors
 
| Align="Right" | $2,000
 
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| Hawaii Republican Party
 
| Align="Right" | $2,000
 
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| Sanpei, Charles H
 
| Align="Right" | $2,000
 
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*[http://www.capitol.hawaii.gov/session2011/members/house/memberpage.aspx?member=johanson Hawaii House of Representatives - Aaron Johanson]
 
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127617 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=127617 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127617 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=127617 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132383 2010]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=137969 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=132383 2010]
  
 
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Aaron Johanson
Aaron Johanson.jpg
Hawaii House of Representatives District 31
Incumbent
In office
2010-Present
Term ends
November 4, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Leadership
State House Minority Leader, Hawaii State House of Representatives
2013-present
Minority Whip, Hawaii State House of Representatives
2010-2012
Compensation
Base salary$46,272/year
Per diem$150/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
CandidateVerification
Aaron Ling Johanson is a Republican member of the Hawaii House of Representatives, representing District 31. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. He has served as State House Minority Leader since 2013. He served as House Minority Whip from 2011 until 2013.

Biorgaphy

Johanson's professional experience includes working as a legislative analyst for state Rep. Lynn Finnegan during the 2005 and 2010 legislative sessions; and as deputy chief of staff for former Lieutenant Governor Duke Aiona. He currently serves on the Legislative Federal Economic Stimulus Program Oversight Commission for Hawaii. Before becoming active in Hawaiian state politics, he held several political jobs in Washington, D.C. Johanson was Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Mint, and Director of Schedule C Appointments and Deputy Associate Director of the White House personnel office. He graduated with a B.A. in History from Yale University.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Johanson served on the following committees:

Hawaii Committee Assignments, 2013
Labor & Public Employment
Legislative Management

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johanson served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2012

Johanson won re-election in the 2012 election for Hawaii House of Representatives District 31. Johanson ran unopposed in the August 11 Republican primary and defeated Lei Sharsh (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2][3]

Hawaii House of Representatives, District 31, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngAaron Johanson Incumbent 65.2% 4,017
     Democratic Lei Sharsh 34.8% 2,143
Total Votes 6,160

2010

See also: Hawaii House of Representatives elections, 2010

Johanson had no opposition in the September 18 primary. He defeated Lei Sharsh in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Hawaii House of Representatives, District 32 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Aaron Johnson (D) 3,304 52.2%
Lei Sharsh (R) 2,553 40.3%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Johanson is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Johanson raised a total of $122,985 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 27, 2013.[5]

Aaron Johanson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Hawaii State House, District 31 Won $60,838
2010 Hawaii State House, District 32 Won $62,147
Grand Total Raised $122,985

2012

Johanson won re-election to the Hawaii House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Johanson raised a total of $60,838.
Hawaii House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Aaron Johanson's campaign in 2012
Edwards, William M$2,000
Friends For Lynn Finnegan$2,000
Chong, Cynthia A$2,000
Hawaii State Teachers Association$2,000
Hawaii Association of Realtors$1,500
Total Raised in 2012$60,838
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Johanson won election to the Hawaii House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Johanson raised a total of $62,147.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Linda Ichiyama (D)
Hawaii House of Representatives District 31
2012–present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
Lynn Finnegan (R)
Hawaii House of Representatives District 32
2010–2012
Succeeded by
Linda Ichiyama (D)