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Alan Bates

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Alan Bates
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Oregon State Senate District 3
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$22,596/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Oregon State House of Representatives
2001-2005
Education
Bachelor'sCentral Washington State University, 1969
OtherDO, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kansas City, 1973
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1965-1967
Personal
BirthdayMarch 17, 1945
Place of birthSeattle, WA
ProfessionPhysician
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alan C. Bates (b. March 17, 1945) is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing District 3. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004. He currently serves as Deputy Majority Leader. He previously served as Majority Whip.

Bates used to be Chairman of the Health Services Commission. He was also a member of the Eagle Point School Board. He served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 2000 to 2005.

Biography

Bates earned his B.A. from Central Washington State University in 1969, and his D.O. from the College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City in 1973. His professional experience includes serving as Chief of Medicine for Providence Medical Center RVMC and working for the Parke Davis and Company. Bates served in the United State Army from 1965 to 1967.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Environment and Natural Resources
Ways and Means

2011-2012

2009-2010

Elections

2014

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oregon State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Alan Bates was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Dave Dotterrer was unopposed in the Republican primary. He is also running on the Libertarian party ticket. Bates and Dotterrer will face off in the general election.[2][3]

2010

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2010

Bates won re-election to Oregon State Senate against challenger Dave Dotterrer (R).[4] Although Dotterrer requested and received a recount, Bates retained his lead. Bates was unopposed in the Democratic primary election on May 18, 2010.[5] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Oregon State Senate, District 3 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alan Bates (D) 24,557
Dave Dotterrer (R) 24,275

2006

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2006

On November 7, 2006, Bates was re-elected to the 3rd District Seat in the Oregon State Senate, besting Lynn Aiello (R).[6][7] Bates raised $147,401 for his campaign, while Aiello raised $13,496.[8]

Oregon State Senate, District 3 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alan Bates (D) 30,552
Lynn Aiello (R) 17,321

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Alan Bates is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Alan Bates raised a total of $1,591,040 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[9]

Alan Bates's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State Senate, District 3 Not up for election $151,250
2010 Oregon State Senate, District 3 Won $426,360
2008 Oregon State Senate, District 3 Not up for election $92,684
2006 Oregon State Senate, District 3 Won $148,901
2004 Oregon State Senate, District 3 Won $517,909
2002 Oregon State House, District 5 Won $81,699
2000 Oregon State House, District 52 Won $172,237
Grand Total Raised $1,591,040

2012

Alan Bates was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $151,250.
Oregon State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alan Bates's campaign in 2012
Mid Rogue Management Services$24,620
Doctors for Healthy Communities$19,475
Douglas County Physicians Association$15,475
Low Income Dental PAC$13,500
Coalition for a Healthy Oregon$9,841
Total Raised in 2012$151,250
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Alan Bates won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $426,360.

2008

Alan Bates was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $92,684.

2006

Alan Bates won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $148,901.

2004

Alan Bates won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $517,909.

2002

Alan Bates won election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 2002. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $81,699.

2000

Alan Bates won election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Alan Bates raised a total of $172,237.

Personal

Bates and his wife, Laurie, have five children.[1]

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Oregon State Senate District 3
2005–present
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