Mary Margaret Oliver

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Mary Margaret Oliver
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Georgia House of Representatives District 82
Incumbent
In office
1987-1992, 2003 - Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position (current service)11
Years in position (previous service)5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$17,341.68/year
Per diem$173/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Georgia State Senate
1992-1998
Education
Bachelor'sVanderbilt University, 1969
J.D.Emory University School of Law, 1972
Personal
BirthdayMarch 7, 1948
Place of birthCharleston, SC
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionEpiscopalian
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Mary Margaret Oliver is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 82. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Oliver served in the Georgia House of Representatives, representing District 83 from 1987 to 1992 and the Georgia State Senate from 1992 to 1998.

Biography

Oliver's professional experience includes working as a visiting Professor at the Barton Child Law and Policy Clinic at Emory Law School, Attorney, Administrative Law Judge, Associate Magistrate Court Judge in DeKalb County Magistrate Court, and a Professor at Boston College Law School and Emory Law School.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Governmental Affairs
Judiciary
Juvenile Justice
Science and Technology

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Oliver served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Oliver served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on July 22, 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 7, 2014. Incumbent Mary Margaret Oliver was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2012

Oliver ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 82. Oliver ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on July 31, 2012. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3] Oliver ran unopposed in the general election.[4]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 82, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngMary M. Oliver Incumbent 100% 14,779
Total Votes 14,779

2010

See also: Georgia House of Representatives elections, 2010

Oliver ran for re-election to the 83rd District seat in 2010. She had no opposition in the July 20 primary and no one filed to run against her in the general election. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Georgia House of Representatives, District 83 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Mary Margaret Oliver (D) 13,171 100.0%

2008

In 2008 Oliver was re-elected to the Georgia House of Representatives District 83. Oliver (D) was unopposed and finished with 19,552 votes.[6] Oliver raised $11,789 for his campaign fund.[7]

Georgia House of Representatives District 83
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mary Margaret Oliver (D) 19,552

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Oliver is available dating back to 1992. Based on available campaign finance records, Oliver raised a total of $2,287,322 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 27, 2013.[8]

Mary Margaret Oliver's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Georgia State House, District 82 Won $14,253
2010 Georgia State House, District 83 Won $13,072
2008 Georgia State House, District 83 Won $11,789
2006 Georgia State House, District 83 Won $25,366
2004 Georgia State House, District 83 Won $71,936
2002 Georgia State House, District 56 Won $97,965
1998 Lieutenant Governor of Georgia Defeated $1,731,266
1996 Georgia State Senate, District 42 Won $146,319
1994 Georgia State Senate, District 42 Won $80,943
1992 Georgia State Senate, District 42 Won $94,413
Grand Total Raised $2,287,322

2012

Oliver won re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Oliver raised a total of $14,253.
Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mary Margaret Oliver's campaign in 2012
Mag Mutual Insurance$1,500
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association$1,500
Electrical Workers Local 613$1,000
Centene Corp$1,000
North Georgia Building & Construction Trades Council$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$14,253
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Oliver collected $13,072 in campaign contributions.[9] The largest contributors to the campaign were as follows:

Georgia House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Mary Margaret Oliver's campaign in 2010
Centene Corp$1,500
Mclain, Justin Redfern Mclain$1,000
Walgreens$1,000
Wilmot, Gary$1,000
Georgia Association Of Realtors$800
Total Raised in 2010 $13,072

2008

In 2008, Oliver collected $11,789 in campaign contributions.[10] The six largest contributors to her campaign were as follows:

Donor Amount
GlaxoSmithKline $1,500
JM Family Enterprises $1,000
Wendi Clifton $1,000
Stephen P. Georgeson $1,000
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association $1,000
Georgia Association of Realtors $1,000

Personal

Oliver is a member of the BOND Community Credit Union Board, Callanwolde Board, Decatur Rotary Club, DeKalb Junior League Board, Georgia Legal Services Program, Goals for DeKalb Board, Lawyers Club of Atlanta, Leadership Atlanta, Prevent Child Abuse Georgia Board, Senior Citizens Services Corporation, and the State Bar.[11]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Scott Holcomb (D)
Georgia House of Representatives District 82
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Georgia House of Representatives District 83
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Howard Mosby (D)