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|Name = Pat Strachota
political position  = Wisconsin State Assembly District 58 |
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|Position = Wisconsin State Assembly District 58
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term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 2005 - Present
political party    = [[Republican]] |
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profession          = Legislator |
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  website             = [http://www.legis.state.wi.us/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=58 House site] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Pat Strachota''' is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing the 58th District since 2004. She previously served on the [[sunshinereview:Washington County, Wisconsin|Washington County]] Board from 1986-2002.
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{{tnr}}'''Patricia "Pat" Strachota''' (b. June 6, 1955) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Wisconsin State Assembly]], representing District 58. She was first elected to the chamber in 2004.
  
Strachota is a member of Saint Frances Cabrini Parish, Washington County Agriculture and Industry Society, Washington County Historical Society, West Bend Chamber of Commerce, and the West Bend Noon Rotary.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Strachota]</ref>
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==Biography==
 
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Strachota graduated from Notre Dame in 1977. Strachota previously served on the [[Washington County, Wisconsin|Washington County]] Board from 1986 to 2002.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Strachota]</ref>
==Issue positions==
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Strachota did not provide answers to the 2008 Political Courage Test. The test provides voters with how a candidate would vote on the issues if elected.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/npat.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart - Assm. Strachota ''Issue Positions'']</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
* [[Health and Healthcare Reform Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Health and Healthcare Reform Committee]]
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===2013-2014===
* [[Jobs, the Economy and Small Business Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Jobs, the Economy and Small Business Committee]]
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Strachota served on the following committees:
* [[Public Health Committee, Wisconsin Assembly|Public Health Committee]]
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* Special Committee on Building Wisconsin's Workforce (Chair)
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==Sponsored legislation==   
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{{Committee Assignments
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|year =2013
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Finance
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|Committee2 = Health
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|Committee3 = Joint Finance
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|Joint3 = Yes
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
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During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Strachota served on these committees:
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2011
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Collapse=Yes
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|Committee1 = Finance
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|Committee2 = Joint Finance
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|Joint2= Yes
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|Committee3 =Health
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|Committee4 =
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}}
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===2009-2010===
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During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Strachota served on these committees:
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|State =Wisconsin
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|year =2009
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|Chamber =State Assembly
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|Collapse=Yes
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|Committee1 = Health and Healthcare Reform
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|Committee2 = Jobs, the Economy and Small Business
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|Committee3 =Public Health
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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==Issues==
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===Sponsored legislation===   
 
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:
 
*AB-38 Income tax exclusion created for the amount of capital gain that is invested in certain types of Wisconsin businesses; conditions and definition provisions
 
*AB-38 Income tax exclusion created for the amount of capital gain that is invested in certain types of Wisconsin businesses; conditions and definition provisions
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For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A58 House site].
 
For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the [http://nxt.legis.state.wi.us/nxt/gateway.dll?f=templates&fn=default.htm&d=indxauth&jd=A58 House site].
  
==Major donors==
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==Elections==
The top 5 donors to Strachota's 2008 campaign were mostly professional associations:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110301 Follow the Money - 2008 Campaign Contributions]</ref>
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===2012=== 
*1. WI Realtors Assoc $500
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012]]'' 
*2. WI Pipe Trades $500
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*3. WI Dental Assoc $500
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Strachota won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly]] [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012#District 58|District 58]].  Strachota ran unopposed in the [[Republican]] primary on August 14 and 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," retrieved June 12, 2012]</ref>
*4. WI Motor Carriers Assoc $500
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{{Election box 2012
*5. AT&T $500
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|Chamber = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58, General Election
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|party1 = Republican
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|party2 =-
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|winner1 = Pat Strachota
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|Inc1 =Y
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|candidate2 =''Scattering''
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|votes1 =26945
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|votes2 =303
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}}
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===2010===
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:: ''See also: [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010]]''
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Strachota was re-elected to [[Wisconsin State Assembly]] District 58. She was unopposed in the general election on [[State legislative elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]].  Strachota defeated [[Republican]] Jeff Kling in the [[Primary election dates in 2010|September 14, 2010]] primary election.<ref>[http://gab.wi.gov/sites/default/files/result/primary_percentage_results_78075.pdf Official GAB primary results]</ref>
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  office = Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58  Republican Primary (2010)
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}} '''Pat Strachota (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''8,373'''
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| align="center" |'''81.16%'''
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|-
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| colspan="2" | Jeff Kling (R)
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| align="right" | 1,934
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| align="center" |  18.75%
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|}
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Strachota
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|Full name = Pat Strachota
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|year = 2004
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|Editdate = June 6, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=7326 ''followthemoney.org'', "Strachota, Pat," accessed June 6, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 32132
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58]]
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|totalraised2010 = 31863
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58]]
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|totalraised2008 = 21445
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2008|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58]]
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|totalraised2006 = 36620
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2006|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58]]
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|totalraised2004 = 28245
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2004|Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Strachota
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|full Name = Pat Strachota
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143436
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 32,132
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|org1 = Washington County Republican Cmte
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|org2 = Ziegelbauer, Christine
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|org3 = Altria
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|org4 = Lautz For Assembly
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|org5 = Wisconsin Institute of Cpas
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|orgamount1 = 650
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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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===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Strachota
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|full Name = Pat Strachota
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131667
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 31,863
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|org1 = Strachota, Patricia
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|org2 = Steamfitters Local 601
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|org3 = Strachota, Orville N
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|org4 = Irgens, Mark
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|org5 = Wisconsin Medical Society
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|orgamount1 = 779
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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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===2008===
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{{SLP donor box 2008
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|name = Strachota
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|full Name = Pat Strachota
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110301
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 21,445
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|org1 = Wisconsin Pipe Trades
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|org2 = Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association
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|org3 = Zeigler, R Douglas
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|org4 = Strachota, Orville
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|org5 = At&T
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|orgamount1 = 500
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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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===2006===
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Strachota
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|full Name = Pat Strachota
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87615
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 36,620
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|org1 = Stangl, Richard
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|org2 = Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance
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|org3 = Wisconsin Health Care Association
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|org4 = Ziegler, Doug
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|org5 = Strachota, Orville
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|orgamount1 = 500
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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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===2004===
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name = Strachota
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|full Name = Pat Strachota
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=76587
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|office= Wisconsin State Assembly
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 28,245
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|org1 = Strachota, Pat
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|org2 = Wisconsin Republican Party
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|org3 = Lehman For Assembly
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|org4 = Wisconsin Dental Association
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|org5 = Pmaw/Wacs Pac
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|orgamount1 = 2390
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|orgamount2 = 920
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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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Strachota is a member of Saint Frances Cabrini Parish, Washington County Agriculture and Industry Society, Washington County Historical Society, West Bend Chamber of Commerce, and the West Bend Noon Rotary.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart - Assemblywoman Strachota]</ref>
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==Recent news==
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Pat+Strachota+Wisconsin+Assembly&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Pat Strachota News Feed</rss>
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.legis.state.wi.us/w3asp/contact/legislatorpages.aspx?house=Assembly&district=58 Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Pat Strachota]  
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart profile]
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/assembly/Strachota/Pages/default.aspx Representative Strachota's website]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110301 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87615 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=76587 2004]
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*[http://legis.wisconsin.gov/Pages/leg-info.aspx?d=58 Wisconsin Assembly - Representative Pat Strachota]
*[http://www.freedomspeaks.com/official/75881/wisconsin-(wi)-state-assembly-member-pat-strachota-%5Bwi-house-of-representatives%5D Freedom Speaks profile]
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart biographical profile]
*[http://www.facebook.com/people/Pat-Strachota/1757995001 Facebook profile]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=51861 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=143436 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=131667 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110301 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=87615 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=76587 2004]
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*[http://www.wisdc.org/pro08-104363.php Wisconsin Democracy Campaign profile]
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*[http://www.linkedin.com/pub/pat-strachota/a/ab/b2b Representative Strachota's LinkedIn]
  
 
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Pat Strachota
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Wisconsin State Assembly District 58
Incumbent
In office
2005 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$49,943/year
Per diem$88/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sNotre Dame, 1977
Personal
Birthday06/29/1955
Place of birthCuyahoga County, OH
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Patricia "Pat" Strachota (b. June 6, 1955) is a Republican member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing District 58. She was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Strachota graduated from Notre Dame in 1977. Strachota previously served on the Washington County Board from 1986 to 2002.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wisconsin Committee Assignments, 2013
Finance
Health
Joint Finance

2011-2012

During the 2011-2012 legislative session, Strachota served on these committees:

2009-2010

During the 2009-2010 legislative session, Strachota served on these committees:

Issues

Legislation sponsored in 2009 includes:

  • AB-38 Income tax exclusion created for the amount of capital gain that is invested in certain types of Wisconsin businesses; conditions and definition provisions
  • AB-113 Development zones, enterprise development zones, agricultural development zones, technology zones, and airport development zones consolidated; LAB audit required

For a full listing of sponsored legislation and details see the House site.

Elections

2012

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2012

Strachota won re-election in the 2012 election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 58. Strachota ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngPat Strachota Incumbent 98.9% 26,945
     - Scattering 1.1% 303
Total Votes 27,248

2010

See also: Wisconsin State Assembly elections, 2010

Strachota was re-elected to Wisconsin State Assembly District 58. She was unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010. Strachota defeated Republican Jeff Kling in the September 14, 2010 primary election.[3]

Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Pat Strachota (R) 8,373 81.16%
Jeff Kling (R) 1,934 18.75%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Strachota is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Strachota raised a total of $150,305 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 6, 2013.[4]

Pat Strachota's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58 Won $32,132
2010 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58 Won $31,863
2008 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58 Won $21,445
2006 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58 Won $36,620
2004 Wisconsin State Assembly, District 58 Won $28,245
Grand Total Raised $150,305

2012

Strachota won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, Strachota raised a total of $32,132.
Wisconsin State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Pat Strachota's campaign in 2012
Washington County Republican Cmte$650
Ziegelbauer, Christine$500
Altria$500
Lautz For Assembly$500
Wisconsin Institute of Cpas$500
Total Raised in 2012$32,132
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Strachota won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2010. During that election cycle, Strachota raised a total of $31,863.

2008

Strachota won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2008. During that election cycle, Strachota raised a total of $21,445.

2006

Strachota won re-election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2006. During that election cycle, Strachota raised a total of $36,620.

2004

Strachota won election to the Wisconsin State Assembly in 2004. During that election cycle, Strachota raised a total of $28,245.

Personal

Strachota is a member of Saint Frances Cabrini Parish, Washington County Agriculture and Industry Society, Washington County Historical Society, West Bend Chamber of Commerce, and the West Bend Noon Rotary.[5]


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