|Wisconsin State Assembly District 17|
|January 7, 2013 – present|
|January 1, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|High school||Bay View High School (1990)|
|Bachelor's||Tennessee State University (1997)|
|Profession||Business Owner:In-Home Licensed childcare center|
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Johnson served on the following committees:
|Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Criminal Justice and Public Safety|
|• Financial Institutions|
|• Family Law|
|• Children and Families|
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|
- 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 LaTonya Johnson was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Eugenie Stackowitz ran as an Independent candidate. Johnson and Stackowitz faced off in the general election. Incumbent Johnson defeated Stackowitz, and was re-elected to another term.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17 General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||LaTonya Johnson Incumbent||87.5%||19,666|
- 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. Incumbent Democrat Barbara Toles did not run for re-election. Johnson defeated Anthony Edwards (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17 Democratic Primary, 2012|
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.
|LaTonya Johnson's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Wisconsin State Senate, District 5||$10,144|
|Grand Total Raised||$10,144|
2012Johnson 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|
Johnson is the mother of a daughter named Sydney.
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- Profile from Open States
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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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
- Wisconsin Government Accountability Board, "Canvass Results for 2014 General Election," December 1, 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, "Johnson, La Tonya," accessed June 5, 2013
- La Tonya Johnson for State Assembly on Facebook, "About," accessed August 12, 2012
Barbara Toles (D)
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