|Wisconsin State Assembly District 71|
|January 7, 2013 – present|
|January 5, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|High school||Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School|
|Bachelor's||University of Wisconsin – Madison, 2009|
|Place of birth||Wittenberg, Wisconsin|
|Profession||Fellow, Progressive Change Campaign Committee|
Shankland attended Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School and earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in 2009. She currently works as a fellow for the Progressive Change Campaign.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Shankland served on the following committees:
|Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Constitution and Ethics|
|• Energy and Utilities|
|• Natural Resources and Sporting Heritage|
|• Workforce Development|
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2014
Elections for all 99 seats in the Wisconsin State Assembly took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 12, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 2, 2014. Incumbent Katrina Shankland was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Shankland was unopposed in the general election, and was re-elected for another term.
- See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012
Shankland won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 71. She defeated Laura Hauser-Menting, Corey Ladick, Tom Mallison, Jerry McGinley, Hans Schmid, Andrew Beveridge, Robert Steinke, and David Verhage in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012. Patrick Testin ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Incumbent Democrat Louis Molepske, Jr. did not run for re-election. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 71, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Shankland is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Shankland raised a total of $23,608 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 7, 2013.
|Katrina Shankland's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Wisconsin State Assembly, District 71||$23,608|
|Grand Total Raised||$23,608|
2012Shankland won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Shankland raised a total of $23,608.
|Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Katrina Shankland's campaign in 2012|
|Wisconsin State Telecommunications Association||$500|
|Wisconsin Wholesale Beer Distributors||$500|
|Friends Of Chris Taylor||$500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$23,608|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Campaign Contributions: 2012
- Wisconsin Government Accountability, "Candidates Registered by Office," June 11, 2014
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "2014 Partisan Primary Candidates," accessed June 19, 2014
- Madison.com, "Election Results: Wisconsin Legislature," accessed November 5, 2014
- Government Accountability Board, "2012 Fall Partisan Primary," accessed May 5, 2014
- Government Accountability Board, "2012 Fall General Election," accessed May 5, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Shankland, Katrina," accessed June 7, 2013
Louis Molepske, Jr. (D)
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