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Chris Edwards (Oregon)

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Chris Edwards
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Oregon State Senate District 7
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$22,596/year
Per diem$129/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Appointed2009
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Oregon State House of Representatives
2006-2009
Education
Bachelor'sOregon State University
Personal
Birthday1973
Place of birthRoseburg, OR
ProfessionOwner/Operator, Family Forest Product Business
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Chris Edwards (b. 1973) is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing District 7. He was first appointed to the chamber in 2009 to replace Vicki Walker, who resigned.

Edwards previously served in the Oregon House of Representatives from 2006 to 2009.

Biography

Edwards earned his B.A. in Business Administration from Oregon State University. His professional experience includes being the owner and operator of Family Forest Product Business.[1]

Committees

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Edwards 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 take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Chris Edwards was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Edwards is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2010

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2010

Edwards won re-election to the Oregon State Senate against Karen Bodner (R).[4] Edwards was unopposed in the Democratic primary election on May 18, 2010.[5] The general election took place on November 2, 2010.

Oregon State Senate, District 7 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Chris Edwards (D) 29,308
Karen Bodner (R) 17,511

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Chris Edwards is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Chris Edwards raised a total of $684,865 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[6]

Chris Edwards's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State Senate, District 7 Not up for election $25,045
2010 Oregon State Senate, District 7 Won $125,034
2008 Oregon State House, District 14 Won $88,304
2006 Oregon State House, District 14 Won $446,482
Grand Total Raised $684,865

2012

Chris Edwards was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Chris Edwards raised a total of $25,045.
Oregon State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Chris Edwards's campaign in 2012
Associated General Contractors$2,000
Nike$1,500
Doctors for Healthy Communities$1,000
Washburn, Donald$1,000
AT&T$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$25,045
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Chris Edwards won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Chris Edwards raised a total of $125,034.

2008

Chris Edwards won re-election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Chris Edwards raised a total of $88,304.

2006

Chris Edwards won election to the Oregon House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Chris Edwards raised a total of $446,482.

Personal

Edwards is divorced with two children.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Vicki Walker
Oregon State Senate District 7
2009–present
Succeeded by
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