|Oregon House of Representatives District 56|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Oregon State University|
|Master's||Oregon State University|
Whitsett earned a BA and a M.A. in Geology from Oregon State University. Her professional experience includes working as a Geologist for Standard Oil of Ohio, British Petroleum, and as a Consultant for Domestic and International Firms.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Whitsett served on the following committees:
|Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Natural Resources|
|• Energy and Environment|
|• Human Services and Housing|
Elections for the office of Oregon House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Gail Whitsett is unopposed in the Democratic primary.
Whitsett won election in the 2012 election for Oregon House District 56. Whitsett defeated Tracey Liskey in the May 15 Republican primary and was unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Republican William Garrard did not seek re-election.
|Oregon House of Representatives, District 56 Republican Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Whitsett is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Whitsett raised a total of $89,262 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 14, 2013.
|Gail Whitsett's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oregon State House, District 56||$89,262|
|Grand Total Raised||$89,262|
2012Whitsett won election to the Oregon State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Whitsett raised a total of $89,262.
|Oregon State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Gail Whitsett's campaign in 2012|
|Committee to Elect Doug Whitsett||$20,215|
|Oregon Family Farm Association||$4,018|
|Oregon Soft Drink Association||$3,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$89,262|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Whitsett and her husband, Doug, have three children.
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- Profile from the Oregon House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Oregon Secretary of State, 2012 Candidate Information, "Gail Whitsett"
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012
William Garrard (R)
|Oregon House of Representatives - District 56
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