Elizabeth Steiner Hayward
|Elizabeth Steiner Hayward|
|Oregon State Senate District 17|
|January 5, 2012-Present|
|January 13, 2019|
|Years in position||3|
|State Senate Assistant Majority Leader|
|State Senate Majority Whip|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Appointed||January 5, 2012|
|Bachelor's||University of Chicago, 1985|
|M.D.||University of Massachusetts, 1991|
|Date of birth||April 5, 1963|
Steiner-Hayward earned her B.A. in Religion in the Humanities from the University of Chicago in 1985 and her M.D. from the University of Massachusetts in 1991. Her professional experience includes being the Direction of the Breast Health Education Program at the Oregon Health & Science University Cancer Institute, working as an Associate Professor at the Oregon Health & Science University and as a Reviewer for the Annals of Family Medicine.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Hayward served on the following committees:
|Oregon Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Health Care|
|• Joint Health Insurance Transition|
|• Joint Ways and Means|
In the 2013-2014 legislative session, Hayward served on the following committees:
|Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Health Care and Human Services|
|• Ways and Means|
- See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of Oregon State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Elizabeth Steiner Hayward was unopposed in the Democratic primary. John Verbeek was unopposed in the Republican primary. Steiner Hayward also ran on the Independent and Working Families Party tickets and Verbeek also ran on the Libertarian ticket. Steiner Hayward defeated Verbeek in the general election.
|Oregon State Senate District 17, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Elizabeth Steiner Hayward Incumbent||65.9%||30,677|
- See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2012
Hayward won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon State Senate District 17. Hayward was unopposed in the May 15 Democratic primary and defeated John Verbeek (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oregon State Senate, District 17, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Elizabeth Steiner Hayward Incumbent||66.5%||37,545|
Comprehensive donor information for Hayward is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Hayward raised a total of $184,317 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 12, 2013.
|Elizabeth Steiner Hayward's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oregon State Senate, District 17||$184,317|
|Grand Total Raised||$184,317|
2012Hayward won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Hayward raised a total of $184,317.
|Oregon State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Elizabeth Steiner Hayward's campaign in 2012|
|Oregon Democratic Party||$19,753|
|Oregon Medical Association||$11,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$184,317|
|Source: Follow the Money|
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In 2013, the 77th Oregon State Legislature, first session, was in session from February 4 to July 9. In 2014, the 77th Oregon State Legislature, second session, was in session from February 3 to March 10.
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- Oregon Farm Bureau: 2014 State Legislative Summary
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- Oregon AFSCME: 2013 Report Card on the Oregon Legislature
- Senators were scored on 14 key bills, while Representatives were graded on 17 bills.
In 2014, Steiner Hayward's endorsements included the following:
Steiner-Hayward and her husband, Michael, have three children.
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Oregon Live, "Elizabeth Steiner Hayward bests Rep. Chris Harker to win Oregon state Senate seat," December 21, 2011
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Sen. Steiner-Hayward," accessed May 23, 2014
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Official Results - May 20, 2014 Primary Election," accessed July 8, 2014
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Candidate Filing," accessed March 15, 2014
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Official general election results for 2014," accessed April 30, 2015
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Candidate Filings for the Senate," accessed April 11, 2012
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Official Results for May 15 Primary election," accessed April 30, 2015
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Official General Results for 2012," accessed April 30, 2015
- followthemoney.org, "Steiner Hayward, Elizabeth," accessed June 12, 2013
- Elizabeth for Oregon, "Endorsers," accessed August 28, 2014
|Oregon State Senate District 17
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