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Laurie Monnes Anderson

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Laurie Monnes Anderson
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Oregon State Senate District 25
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 9, 2017
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$22,596/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Oregon State House of Representatives
2001-2005
Education
Bachelor'sWillamette University, 1968
Master'sUniversity of Colorado, 1972
OtherBSN, Radford University, 1981
Personal
BirthdayDecember 31, 1945
Place of birthCoronado, CA
ProfessionRetired
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Laurie Monnes Anderson (b. December 31, 1945) is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing District 25. She was first elected to the chamber in 2004. She previously served as Deputy Majority Leader.

Anderson served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 2001 to 2005. She has served as a board member on the Gresham-Barlow School Board from 1991 to the present.

Biography

Anderson earned her B.A. in Biology from Willamette University in 1968, her M.A. in Biology from the University of Colorado in 1972 and her B.S.N. from Radford University in 1981. Her professional experience includes being a retired Public Health Nurse/Manager.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
General Government, Consumer and Small Business Protection
Health Care and Human Services, Chair
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness

2011-2012

2009-2010

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2012

Anderson won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon State Senate District 25. Anderson was unopposed in the May 15 Democratic primary and defeated Scott Hansen (R) and Eugene Newell, Jr. (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Oregon State Senate, District 25, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngLaurie Monnes Anderson Incumbent 53.4% 22,944
     Republican Scott Hansen 44.1% 18,962
     Libertarian Eugene Newell, Jr. 2.4% 1,046
Total Votes 42,952

2008

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Anderson was re-elected to District 25 in the Oregon State Senate, defeating Dave Kim (R).[5][6] Anderson raised $511,179 for her campaign, while Kim raised $128,962.[7]

Oregon State Senate, District 25 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Laurie Monnes Anderson (D) 27,013
Dave Kim (R) 19,036

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Anderson is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Anderson raised a total of $2,739,629 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 12, 2013.[8]

Laurie Monnes Anderson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State Senate, District 25 Won $911,389
2010 Oregon State Senate, District 25 Not up for election $98,316
2008 Oregon State Senate, District 25 Won $511,179
2006 Oregon State Senate, District 25 Not up for election $35,620
2004 Oregon State Senate, District 25 Won $758,124
2002 Oregon State House, District 50 Won $58,455
2000 Oregon State House, District 22 Won $207,714
1998 Oregon State House, District 22 Defeated $158,832
Grand Total Raised $2,739,629

2012

Anderson won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $911,389.
Oregon State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Laurie Monnes Anderson's campaign in 2012
Senate Democratic Leadership Fund$179,523
Oregon Democratic Party$152,892
Oregon Health Care Association$45,500
Service Employees Local 530$44,930
Courtney Peter for State Senate$40,000
Total Raised in 2012$911,389
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Anderson was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $98,316.

2008

Anderson won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $511,179.

2006

Anderson was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $35,620.

2004

Anderson won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $758,124.

2002

Anderson won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $58,455.

2000

Anderson won election to the Oregon State House in 2000. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $207,714.

1998

Anderson lost the election for the Oregon State House in 1998. During that election cycle, Anderson raised a total of $158,832.

Personal

Anderson has two children.[9]

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Oregon State Senate District 25
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