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Vicki Berger

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Vicki Berger
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Oregon House of Representatives District 20
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Assistant Minority Leader, Oregon House of Representatives
2014-present
Minority Whip, Oregon House of Representatives
2013 - 2014
Compensation
Base salary$22,596/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Wyoming, 1974
Personal
BirthdayMarch 1949
Place of birthSalem, OR
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Vicki Berger (b. March 1949) is a Republican member of the Oregon House of Representatives, representing District 20. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002. She currently serves as Assistant Minority Leader. She previously served as Minority Whip.

Vicki Berger served on the Salem-Keizer School Board from 1988 to 1992.

Biography

Berger earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Wyoming in 1974. Her professional experience includes working as a project manager for Neilsen Manufacturing from 1988 to 1994, and as the owner of owner of West Salem Laverquick from 1995 to 1999.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Legislative Administration
Revenue, Vice Chair
Rules

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Berger served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Berger served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Berger won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon House of Representatives District 20. Berger was unopposed in the May 15 Republican primary and defeated Jackie Pierce (D) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Oregon House of Representatives, District 20, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngVicki Berger Incumbent 62.8% 16,745
     Democratic Jackie Pierce 37.2% 9,916
Total Votes 26,661

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Berger won re-election to District 20 in 2010. She had no primary opposition but was challenged by Mike Powers in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[5][6]

Oregon State House, District 20
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Vicki Berger (R) 15,143
Mike Powers (D) 8,816

2008

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Berger won re-election to Oregon State House District 20.[7][8]

Oregon State House District 20
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Vicki Berger (R) 15,826
Riggs (D) 13,138
Misc. 87

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Berger is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Berger raised a total of $665,170 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 13, 2013.[9]

Vicki Berger's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State House, District 20 Won $107,310
2010 Oregon State House, District 20 Won $120,442
2008 Oregon State House, District 20 Won $174,223
2006 Oregon State House, District 20 Won $72,881
2004 Oregon State House, District 20 Won $81,753
2002 Oregon State House, District 20 Won $108,561
Grand Total Raised $665,170

2012

Berger won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $107,310.
Oregon State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Vicki Berger's campaign in 2012
Pierce, William C.$5,000
Oregon Healthcare Association$3,500
Oregon Soft Drink Association$3,500
Oregon Beer & Wine Distributors Association$3,000
Oregon Association of Hospitals & Health Systems$3,000
Total Raised in 2012$107,310
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Berger won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $120,442.

2008

Berger won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $174,223.

2006

Berger won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $72,881.

2004

Berger won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $81,753.

2002

Berger won election to the Oregon State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $108,561.

Personal

Vicki Berger was born in March 1949 in Salem, Oregon and subsequently raised in the same location. She is currently married to Jerry Berger with three children.[1]

Organizations

  • Member, Salem Hospital Foundation, 2003-present
  • President/Board Member, Young Men's Christian Association Youth and Government Program, 1993-1996
  • Chair, Classroom for Kids Committee
  • Board President, Marion/Polk Counties Young Men's Christian Association
  • Member, Oregon Capitol Foundation
  • Member, Salem Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Member, Salem Downtown Development Board
  • Board of Directors, Salem School Foundation
  • Member, West Salem Business Association.
  • Member, West Salem Rotary.

Caucuses/Non-Legislative Committees

  • Advisory, HAVA Steering Committee, 2006-present
  • Advisory, Oregon Incorporated, 2005-present
  • Workgroup, Oregon Law Commission on Ethics Reform, 2006-2007.

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2003–present
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