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Ginny Burdick

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Ginny Burdick
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Oregon State Senate District 18
Incumbent
Assumed office
1997
Current term ends
2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Communications Consultant
Website Senate website
Ginny Burdick (b. December 3, 1947) has been a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate. Burdick joined the Oregon State Senate in 1997. She has served in that position since, representing the 18th district.

Burdick worked as Senior Counsel in Public Affairs for Gard and Gerber. She is currently a Communications Consultant.

Burdick earned her BA in Psychology from the University of Puget Sound in 1969. She went on to receive her MA in Journalism from the University of Oregon in 1973.

Burdick will serve as the President Pro Tempore in the State Senate, succeeding Rick Metsger.[1]

Committee assignments

Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Burdick was re-elected to the 18th District Seat in the Oregon State Senate, besting John Wight (R). [2] Burdick raised $74,170 for her campaign, while Wight raised $2,046. [3]

Oregon State Senate, District 18 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Ginny Burdick (D) 41,916
John Wight (R) 17,809

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Burdick collected $74,170 in donations.[4]

These were the largest contributors.

Donor Amount
DOCTORS FOR HEALTHY COMMUNITIES $4,000
OREGON SOFT DRINK ASSOCIATION $4,000
OREGON BANKERS ASSOCIATION $3,500
CONFEDERATED TRIBES OF THE GRAND RONDE $3,500
INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD OF ELECTRICAL WORKERS $3,000

Personal

Burdick has two children.

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References

  1. "Rosenbaum set to replace Devlin as Senate Majority Leader," Oregon Capital News, November 12, 2010
  2. 2008 election results, Oregon Senate
  3. Oregon Senate spending, 2008
  4. 2008 contributions
Political offices
Preceded by
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Oregon State Senate District 18
1997–present
Succeeded by
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