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  Johnson, Karen S.
<-  2009-04-16  
NameKaren S. Johnson
Snowflake, Arizona , United States
Born Unknown
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifedThomas Walker
Nov 10, 2009 10:06am
Tags Latter Day Saints (Mormon) -
InfoOccupation: Former Legislative Liason, Maricopa County Sheriff's Office
Member Since: 1997

Serving 4th term at the Arizona House of Representatives

Married to Jerry Johnson � 11 children � 26 grandchildren
Lived in Mesa for 21 years � Lived in Show Low for 18 years

�I am a firm believer in mothers making any sacrifice they can to be home with their children if at all possible, however, when my husband suffered a serious back problem and it became necessary for me to seek employment outside the home, I chose to serve in the public policy arena in government.�

Assistant to Governor Evan Mecham
Office Manager for Supervisor Freestone - Maricopa County Board of Supervisors
Assistant to David Schweikert � Majority Whip, Arizona State Legislature
Legislative Liaison - Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement � Office of Sheriff Joe Arpaio
Arizona State Campaign Director for Pat Buchanan 1995-1996

Precinct Committeeman � District 30 Chairman � Arizona Republican Assembly
Maricopa County Republican Party � Mesa Women�s Club � Arizona Eagle Forum

Gun Owners of America � Arizona Right to Life � Concerned Women for America
Dr. James Dobson�s Focus on the Family � Family Research Council
People for the USA � T.C. Bundy�s Americans for Decency /American Family Association
� NRA � National Center for Constitutional Studies

Issues of concern to me are:
lowering tax burden on families, individuals and small businesses; protecting the rights of parents to determine how and where their children are educated; standing firm for the precious right to life of the unborn, the elderly, and the handicapped; fighting to keep harden criminals behind bars, working to swiftly implement the death penalty when called for, and supporting the victims right to restitution; eradicating pornography; standing resolutely against the homosexual agenda; building a functional freeway system in the East Valley and statewide, eliminating the oppressive Vehicle license tax, calling for accountability and a thorough investigation of CPS practices and generally doing all within my power to be a voice for the families of Arizona at the state legislature.


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Nov 29, 2006 11:10am Opinion Johnson sees U.S.-Mexico plot  Article Thomas Walker 

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Sen. Karen Johnson's floor speech about 9/11  Discuss
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  11/02/2004 AZ State Senate 18 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  09/07/2004 AZ State Senate 18 - R Primary Won 53.12% (+6.24%)
  11/05/2002 AZ State House 18 Won 51.81% (+3.63%)
  11/07/2000 AZ State House 30 Won 30.26% (+0.00%)
  11/03/1998 AZ State House 30 Won 40.86% (+1.88%)
  11/05/1996 AZ State House 30 Won 40.59% (+8.14%)
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