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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name=Erickson
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|Full name=Sondra Erickson
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|year=1998
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|Editdate=July 1, 2013
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|link=<ref>[http://followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=78 ''Follow the Money'', "Erickson, Sondra." Retrieved July 1, 2013.]</ref>
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|party=Republican
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|totalraised2012=29588
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|result2012=Won
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|office2012=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota State House, District 15A]]
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|totalraised2010=30922
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|result2010=Won
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|office2010=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010|Minnesota State House, District 16A]]
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|totalraised2008=40664
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|result2008=Lost
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|office2008=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2008|Minnesota State House, District 16A]]
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|totalraised2006=30966
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|result2006=Won
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|office2006=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2006|Minnesota State House, District 16A]]
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|totalraised2004=32492
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|result2004=Won
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|office2004=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2004|Minnesota State House, District 16A]]
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|totalraised2002=32908
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|result2002=Won
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|office2002=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2002|Minnesota State House, District 16A]]
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|totalraised2000=28755
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|result2000=Won
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|office2000=[[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2000|Minnesota State House, District 17A]]
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|totalraised1998=26426
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|result1998=Won
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|office1998=[[Minnesota House of Representatives|Minnesota State House, District 17A]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140673
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 29588
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = 15B House District RPM
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|org3 = Michele PAC Minnesota
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|org4 = Faegre & Benson
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|org5 = 15A House District RPM
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|orgamount1 = 2916
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|orgamount2 = 602
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010, Erickson raised $30,922 in contributions.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 contributions]</ref> 
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=129949
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 30922
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Rob Eastlund House District 17A Committee
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|org3 = 6th Congressional District RPM
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|org4 = Hamilton, Eleanor E.
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|org5 = Minnesota Telecommunication Alliance
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|orgamount1 = 4231
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|orgamount2 = 2500
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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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 = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110423
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = lost
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 40664
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Rob Eastlund House District 17A Committee
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|org3 = 6th Congressional District RPM
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|org4 = Hamilton, Eleanor E.
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|org5 = Minnesota Telecommunication Alliance
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|orgamount1 = 4231
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|orgamount2 = 2500
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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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 = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=82375
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 30966
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Small Independent Telephone Companies
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|org3 = Friends of Barbara Sykora
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|org4 = Minnesota Police & Peace Officers Associations
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|org5 = Freedom Club
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|orgamount1 = 5148
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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 = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=75165
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 32492
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = 8th Congressional District Republican Party of MN
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|org3 = Allen, Burton
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|org4 = Jobs Political Fund
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|org5 = Freedom Club State PAC
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|orgamount1 = 5488
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|orgamount2 = 600
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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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===2002===
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{{SLP donor box 2002
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|name = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=11230
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 32908
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Minnesota Association of Realtors
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|org3 = Bill Lawrence Volunteer Committee
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|org4 = Citizens for Bob Ness
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|org5 = House District 17B
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|orgamount1 = 4101
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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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|}}
  
Her three largest contributors were:
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===2000===
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{{SLP donor box 2000
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|name = Erickson
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=59559
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 28755
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|org1 = Public Fund
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|org2 = Mille Laca County Independent Republican Committee
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|org3 = Minnesota Association of Farm Mutual Insurance Companies
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|org4 = Independent Republican Morrison County Committee
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|org5 = Anderson, Elmer L.
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|orgamount1 = 5664
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|orgamount2 = 1000
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|orgamount3 = 300
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|orgamount4 = 300
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|orgamount5 = 300
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|}}
  
{{legislative donor box}}
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===1998===
|-
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{{SLP donor box 1998
| [[Public financing of campaigns|Public Fund]]
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|name = Erickson
| Align="Right" | $4,231
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|full Name = Sondra Erickson
|-
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|reference = http://followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=36655
| Eastlund Rob House Dist 17A Cmte
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|office= Minnesota House of Representatives
| Align="Right" | $2,500
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|new = yes
|-
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|party = Republican
| 6th Congressional District RPM
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|total raised = 26426
| Align="Right" | $2,000
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|org1 = Public Fund
|}
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|org2 = Mille Lacs County Republican Party
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|org3 = Republican Party of Minnesota
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|org4 = Jobs Political Fund/MN Business Partnership
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|org5 = Car Comm of Automobile Retailers
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|orgamount1 = 5917
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|orgamount2 = 3000
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|orgamount3 = 750
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==

Revision as of 18:08, 10 July 2013

Sondra Erickson
Sondra Erickson.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 15A
Incumbent
In office
2011 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sConcordia College
Personal
BirthdayMarch 2, 1942
ProfessionRetired teacher
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Sondra Erickson (b. March 2, 1942) is a Republican member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 15A. She was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Erickson earned her B.A. in English from Columbia College. Now retired, her professional experience includes working as an English teacher.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Education Finance
Education Policy

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Erickson served on the following committees:

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Erickson won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 15A. She ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 14 and defeated Joe Walsh (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 15A, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngSondra Erickson Incumbent 52.4% 10,027
     Democratic Joe Walsh 47.6% 9,106
Total Votes 19,133

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Erickson won election to the District 16A Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Gail Jackson (DFL) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 16A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Gaul Jackson (DFL) 7,470 44.39%
Green check mark transparent.png Sondra Erickson (R) 9.321 55.38%
Write-In 18 0.10%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Erickson is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Erickson raised a total of $252,721 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 1, 2013.[4]

Sondra Erickson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Minnesota State House, District 15A Won $29,588
2010 Minnesota State House, District 16A Won $30,922
2008 Minnesota State House, District 16A Defeated $40,664
2006 Minnesota State House, District 16A Won $30,966
2004 Minnesota State House, District 16A Won $32,492
2002 Minnesota State House, District 16A Won $32,908
2000 Minnesota State House, District 17A Won $28,755
1998 Minnesota State House, District 17A Won $26,426
Grand Total Raised $252,721

2012

Erickson won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $29,588.
Minnesota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Sondra Erickson's campaign in 2012
Public Fund$2,916
15B House District RPM$602
Michele PAC Minnesota$500
Faegre & Benson$500
15A House District RPM$500
Total Raised in 2012$29,588
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Erickson won election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $30,922.

2008

Erickson lost the election for the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $40,664.

2006

Erickson won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $30,966.

2004

Erickson won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $32,492.

2002

Erickson won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $32,908.

2000

Erickson won re-election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $28,755.

1998

Erickson won election to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Erickson raised a total of $26,426.

Personal

Erickson is widowed with one child.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Steve Gottwalt (R)
Minnesota State House District 15A
2013- present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Gail Jackson (DFL)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 16A
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Chris Swedzinski (R)