Richard Devlin

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Richard Devlin
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Oregon State Senate District 19
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Leadership
Senate Majority Leader, Oregon State Senate
2007-2011
Compensation
Base salary$21,936/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Oregon State House of Representatives
1997-2003
Education
Bachelor'sPortland State University, 1976
Master'sPepperdine University, 1980
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 9, 1952
Place of birthEugene, OR
ReligionRoman Catholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Richard Devlin (b. September 9, 1952) is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing District 19. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002. Devlin served as Majority Leader from 2007-2011 until Diane Rosenbaum replaced him.[1]

Devlin served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 1997 to 2003. He was a member of the Tualatin City Council from 1985 to 1988. He was also on the Metro Council from 1989 to 1995.

Biography

Devlin earned his B.S. in Administration of Justice from Portland State University in 1976, and his M.A. in Management from Pepperdine University in 1980. His professional experience includes working as a Legal Investigator, working in Civil and Criminal Investigations and Adult and Juvenile Corrections. Devin served in the United States Marine Corps.[2]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
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 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 Richard Devlin is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[3]

2010

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2010

Devlin won re-election to the Oregon State Senate against Mary Kremer (R).[4] Devlin was unopposed in the Democratic primary.[5] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Oregon State Senate, District 19 (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Richard Devlin (D) 30,179
Mary Kremer (R) 25,038

2006

On November 7, 2006, Devlin was re-elected to District 19 in the Oregon State Senate, defeating David Newell (R) and Marc Delphine (L).[6] Devlin raised $172,803 for his campaign, while Newell raised $4,239 and Delphine did not raise any money.[7]

Oregon State Senate, District 19 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Richard Devlin (D) 30,963
David Newell (R) 18,299
Marc Delphine (L) 1,218

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Richard Devlin is available dating back to 1994. Based on available campaign finance records, Richard Devlin raised a total of $2,596,915 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 19, 2013.[8]

Richard Devlin's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State Senate, District 19 Not up for election $177,767
2010 Oregon State Senate, District 19 Won $955,822
2008 Oregon State Senate, District 19 Not up for election $280,960
2006 Oregon State Senate, District 19 Won $173,971
2004 Oregon State Senate, District 19 Not up for election $35,579
2002 Oregon State Senate, District 19 Won $521,759
2000 Oregon State House, District 24 Won $212,471
1998 Oregon State House, District 24 Won $162,810
1996 Oregon State House, District 24 Won $48,111
1994 Oregon State House, District 24 Defeated $27,665
Grand Total Raised $2,596,915

2012

Richard Devlin was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $177,767.

2010

Richard Devlin won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $955,822.

2008

Richard Devlin was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $280,960.

2006

Richard Devlin won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $173,971.

2004

Richard Devlin was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $35,579.

2002

Richard Devlin won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2002. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $521,759.

2000

Richard Devlin won re-election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 2000. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $212,471.

1998

Richard Devlin won re-election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 1998. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $162,810.

1996

Richard Devlin won election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 1996. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $48,111.

1994

Richard Devlin lost the election for the Oregon House of Representatives in 1994. During that election cycle, Richard Devlin raised a total of $27,665.

Personal

Devlin and his wife, Eliza, have two children.

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Oregon State Senate District 19
2003–present
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