|Wisconsin State Assembly District 17|
|Current incumbent||David Crowley|
Wisconsin's seventeenth state assembly district is represented by Democratic Representative David Crowley.
Members of the Wisconsin State Assembly represent an average of 57,444 residents. After the 2000 Census, each member represented 54,179 residents.
Members of the Wisconsin State Assembly serve two-year terms and are not subject to term limits. Wisconsin legislators assume office the first Monday in January following the election.
Section 6 of Article 4 of the Wisconsin Constitution states, "No person shall be eligible to the legislature who shall not have resided one year within the state, and be a qualified elector in the district which he may be chosen to represent."
|$52,999/year||The Wisconsin State Senate allows up to $115/day for per diem. For Senators living in Dane County, they receive a per diem of $57.50 per day. The Wisconsin State Assembly allows a maximum of $157/day per diem for legislators that stay overnight. For legislators that do not commute, they are given $78.50/day for per diem. The maximum number of days per year that per diem can be claimed is 90 days.|
In the event of a vacancy in the assembly, the Governor must call for a special election when allowed by law. Special elections to fill legislative vacancies cannot be held after February 1st preceding a spring election or September 1st preceding a fall election. If the vacancy happens before May 15th, the Governor must fill the vacancy as soon as possible.
Elections for the office of Wisconsin State Assembly will take place in 2020. The general election will be held on November 3, 2020. A primary is scheduled for August 11, 2020. The filing deadline is June 1, 2020.
Incumbent David Crowley (D) won election in the general election for Wisconsin State Assembly District 17 on November 6, 2018.
|David Crowley (D)||
|Total votes: 21,021|
Incumbent David Crowley advanced from the Democratic primary for Wisconsin State Assembly District 17 on August 14, 2018.
|David Crowley (D)||
|Total votes: 6,528|
No Republican candidates ran in the primary.
Elections for the Wisconsin State Assembly took place in 2016. The primary election took place on August 9, 2016, and the general election was held on November 8, 2016. The candidate filing deadline was June 1, 2016. Incumbent LaTonya Johnson (D) did not seek re-election.David Crowley ran unopposed in the Wisconsin State Assembly District 17 general election.
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17 General Election, 2016
|Democratic||David Crowley (unopposed)||100.00%||21,715|
|Source: Wisconsin Elections Commission|
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17 Democratic Primary, 2016
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|
Elections for the office of Wisconsin State Assembly consisted of a primary election on August 14, 2012, and a general election on November 6, 2012. Democrat La Tonya Johnson defeated Independent candidate Anthony Edwards in the general election. Johnson defeated Sam Coleman, Tracey Dent, and Fred Royal in the Democratic primary election.
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17, General Election, 2012
|Republican||Virginia Pratt (Write-In)||0%||6|
Wisconsin State Assembly, District 17 Democratic Primary, 2012
From 2002 to 2016, candidates for Wisconsin State Assembly District 17 raised a total of $168,408. Candidates who raised money in contributions earned $9,356 on average. All figures come from Follow the Money.
Campaign contributions, Wisconsin State Assembly District 17