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Margaret Kaiser

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Margaret Kaiser
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Georgia House of Representatives District 59
Incumbent
In office
January 8, 2007 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,342/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sEmory University
Personal
ProfessionPresident, Kaiser Dough and Pizza Concepts
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Margaret Kaiser is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 59. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Kaiser's professional experience includes working in public information for The Carter Center, and President of Turner Field Pizza.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Consumer Affairs
Appropriations
Education
Health and Human Services

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kaiser served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kaiser served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia 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 7, 2014. Incumbent Margaret D. Kaiser is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[1]

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kaiser ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 59. Kaiser defeated William Phelps in the Democratic primary on July 31, 2012. No candidates filed to run in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4] Kaiser ran unopposed in the general election.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 59, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMargaret Kaiser Incumbent 100% 20,126
Total Votes 20,126
Georgia House of Representatives District 59 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMargaret Kaiser Incumbent 82.1% 5,245
William Phelps 17.9% 1,143
Total Votes 6,388

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kaiser ran for re-election to the 59th District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the July 20 primary. Kaiser did not have any opposition in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[6]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 59 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Kaiser (D) 10,371 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Kaiser was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 59. Kaiser (D) ran unopposed and finished with 17,931 votes.[7] Kaiser raised $88,806 for her campaign fund.[8]

Georgia House of Representatives District 59
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Margaret Kaiser (D) 17,931

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Kaiser is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Kaiser raised a total of $265,732 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[9]

Margaret Kaiser's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 59 Won $69,680
2010 Georgia State House, District 59 Won $38,404
2008 Georgia State House, District 59 Won $88,806
2006 Georgia State House, District 59 Won $68,842
Grand Total Raised $265,732

2012

Kaiser won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Kaiser raised a total of $69,680.

2010

In 2010, Kaiser collected $38,404 in campaign contributions.[10] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:


2008

In 2008, Kaiser collected $88,806 in campaign contributions.[11] The five largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
Margaret Kaiser $13,691
Drivin & Cryin $5,000
Workplace Injury Network $2,300
Starr Moore $2,300
Democratic Women of Georgia $2,300

Personal

Kaiser is a member of the Miriam St. Mary's Hospital, and the Neighborhood Charter School Board.[12]

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Georgia House of Representatives District 59
2007–present
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