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|Position            = Wisconsin State Assembly District 17
 
|Position            = Wisconsin State Assembly District 17
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}}{{tnr}}'''La Tonya Johnson''' is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 17|District 17]] of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]].
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}}{{tnr}}'''LaTonya Johnson''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 17. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Johnson served on the following committees:
  
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 =Children and Families
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|Committee2 =Consumer Protection
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|Committee3 =Criminal Justice
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|Committee4 = Urban Education
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==Elections==
 
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
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Johnson is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 17. She is running against [[Tracey Dent]], [[Sam Coleman (Wisconsin)|Sam Coleman]], and [[Fred Royal]] in the Democratic primary on August 14, 2012. Incumbent Democrat [[Barbara Toles]] is not running for re-election. No Republican has filed to run for this seat.  The general election takes place on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
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Johnson won election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 17. She defeated [[Tracey Dent]], [[Sam Coleman (Wisconsin)|Sam Coleman]], and [[Fred Royal]] in the Democratic primary on August 14.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/elections-voting/results/2012/partisan-primary Wisconsin Department of Elections - Official Primary Results]</ref> Incumbent Democrat [[Barbara Toles]] did not run for re-election. Johnson defeated [[Anthony Edwards]] (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/page/candidates_on_ballot_08_14_12_partisan_primary_pdf_18477.PDF ''Wisconsin Government Accountability Board'', "Candidates on Ballot by Election - 2012 Partisan Primary 8/14/2012," accessed June 12, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17, General Election
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|party2 = Democratic
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|party3 = Independent
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|winner2 =LaTonya Johnson
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|candidate1 =Virginia Pratt (Write-In)
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|candidate3 =Anthony Edwards
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|candidate4=''Scattering''
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|votes1 = 6
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|votes2 = 20288
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|votes3 = 3573
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|votes4=76
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}}
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{{Primary election box 2012
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|Chamber= Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17
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|party=Democratic
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|winner1 =LaTonya Johnson
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|Inc1 =
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|candidate2 = Fred Royal
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|candidate3 = Tracey Dent
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|candidate4 = Sam Coleman
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|votes1 = 2054
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|votes2 = 1093
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|votes3 = 1072
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|votes4 = 548
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}}
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Johnson
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|Full name = LaTonya Johnson
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = June 5, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1416189 ''followthemoney.org'', "Johnson, La Tonya," accessed June 5, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 10144
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Senate, District 5]]
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===2012===
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|full Name = LaTonya Johnson
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 10,144
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|org1 = Johnson, La Tonya Ann
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|org2 = Painters Local 781
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|org3 = Northwestern Mutual Life
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|org4 = Goyke for Assembly
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|org5 = Friends of Sandy Pasch
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|orgamount1 = 1486
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
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==Personal==
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Johnson is the mother of a 15 year old daughter named Sydney.<ref>[http://www.facebook.com/LaTonyaforstateassembly/info ''La Tonya Johnson for State Assembly on Facebook,'' "About," accessed August 12, 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/pages/leg-info-bio.aspx?h=A&d=17 Office Website]
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*[http://www.wisconsinvote.org/candidates/la-tonya-johnson WisconsinVote.org]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/LaTonyaforstateassembly/info Johnson Campaign on Facebook]
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* [http://openstates.org/wi/legislators/WIL000515/latonya-johnson/ Profile from Open States]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=152848 2012]
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Revision as of 07:36, 17 April 2014

LaTonya Johnson
LaTonya Johnson.jpeg
Wisconsin State Assembly District 17
Incumbent
In office
January 7, 2013 – present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolBay View High School (1990)
Bachelor'sTennessee State University (1997)
Personal
ProfessionBusiness Owner:In-Home Licensed childcare center
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
LaTonya Johnson is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 17. She was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Children and Families
Consumer Protection
Criminal Justice
Urban Education

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Johnson won election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 17. She defeated Tracey Dent, Sam Coleman, and Fred Royal in the Democratic primary on August 14.[1] Incumbent Democrat Barbara Toles did not run for re-election. Johnson defeated Anthony Edwards (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Virginia Pratt (Write-In) 0% 6
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLaTonya Johnson 84.7% 20,288
     Independent Anthony Edwards 14.9% 3,573
     - Scattering 0.3% 76
Total Votes 23,943
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLaTonya Johnson 43.1% 2,054
Fred Royal 22.9% 1,093
Tracey Dent 22.5% 1,072
Sam Coleman 11.5% 548
Total Votes 4,767

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Johnson is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Johnson raised a total of $10,144 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 5, 2013.[3]

LaTonya Johnson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Senate, District 5 Won $10,144
Grand Total Raised $10,144

2012

Johnson won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Johnson raised a total of $10,144.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to LaTonya Johnson's campaign in 2012
Johnson, La Tonya Ann$1,486
Painters Local 781$500
Northwestern Mutual Life$500
Goyke for Assembly$500
Friends of Sandy Pasch$500
Total Raised in 2012$10,144
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Johnson is the mother of a 15 year old daughter named Sydney.[4]

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Preceded by
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 17
2013–present
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