Alice Johnson

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Alice Johnson
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Minnesota State Senate District 37
Incumbent
In office
January 8, 2013 - present
Term ends
January 3, 2017
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$96/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alice Johnson is a Democratic member of the Minnesota State Senate, representing District 37 since 2013.

Issues

Campaign themes

Johnson's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Move our Economy Forward

  • Excerpt:"Alice will promote economic development through smart investments, sound infrastructure, and clean energy. Alice supports policies to help small business start-up and grow, creating living wage jobs for area families."

Provide Quality Education for All Children

  • Excerpt:"Alice opposes measures to balance the state budget by borrowing billions from our schools. This has caused schools to make drastic cuts that have negatively affected our children’s learning. She believes that quality education is the key to Minnesota’s future success."

Reduce Property Taxes on Homeowners and Businesses

  • Excerpt:"Alice opposes the elimination of the Homestead Property Tax Credit. This legislation resulted in skyrocketing property taxes for our businesses and homeowners."

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2012
Education
State and Local Government

Elections

2012

See also: Minnesota State Senate elections, 2012

Johnson won election in the 2012 election for Minnesota State Senate District 37. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated incumbent Pam Wolf (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Minnesota State Senate, District 37, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAlice Johnson 53.3% 22,814
     Republican Pam Wolf Incumbent 46.7% 19,962
Total Votes 42,776

Campaign donors

2012

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Political offices
Preceded by
Chris Gerlach (R)
Minnesota State Senate District 37
2013–present
Succeeded by
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