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Rod Monroe

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Rod Monroe
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Oregon State Senate District 24
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$21,936/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Oregon State Senate
1981–1989
Oregon State House of Representatives
1977–1981
Education
Bachelor'sPortland State University, 1965
Master'sPortland State University, 1969
Personal
BirthdayAugust 20, 1942
Place of birthPortland, OR
ProfessionHistory/Government Teacher, Tigard High School
Websites
Office website
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Rod Monroe (b. August 20, 1942) is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing District 24. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Monroe served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 1977–1981. He previously served District 7 in the Oregon State Senate from 1981–1989. He also served as a Board Member for the David Douglas School Board.

Biography

Monroe attended Warner Pacific College. He earned his B.S. from Portland State University in 1965, and his MA from Portland State University in 1969. His professional experience includes being a History and Government Teacher for Tigard High School.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Transportation
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 Rod Monroe is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[2]

2010

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2010

Monroe won re-election to the Oregon State Senate against Rob Wheeler (R).[3] Monroe defeated Ron McCarty and Dave Mowry in the Democratic primary on may 18, 2010.[4] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Oregon State Senate, District 24 (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Rod Monroe (D) 18,337
Rob Wheeler (R) 16,905

2006

On November 7, 2006, Monroe was re-elected to District 24 in the Oregon State Senate, defeating T.J. Reilly (R) and Ron McCarty (N).[5] Monroe raised $137,799 for his campaign, while Reilly raised $335,063 and McCarty did not raise any money.[6]

Oregon State Senate, District 24 (2008)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Rod Monroe (D) 17,304
T.J. Reilly (R) 15,483
Ron McCarty (N) 2,653

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Rod Monroe is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Rod Monroe raised a total of $407,769 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[7]

Rod Monroe's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State Senate, District 24 Not up for election $12,545
2010 Oregon State Senate, District 24 Won $163,906
2008 Oregon State Senate, District 24 Not up for election $-4,906
2006 Oregon State Senate, District 24 Won $236,224
Grand Total Raised $407,769

2012

Rod Monroe was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Rod Monroe raised a total of $12,545.

2010

Rod Monroe won re-election to the Oregon State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Rod Monroe raised a total of $163,906.

2008

Rod Monroe was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Rod Monroe raised a total of $-4,905.

2006

Rod Monroe won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Rod Monroe raised a total of $236,224.

Personal

Monroe has a wife, Billie.

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Oregon State Senate District 24
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