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Nora Slawik
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 55B
Former Member
In office
2001 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Minnesota House of Representatives
1997-1999
Education
Bachelor'sArizona State University
Master'sUniversity of Minnesota
Personal
BirthdayNovember 23, 1962
Place of birthTucson, AZ
ProfessionInstructor, University of Minnesota
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Nora Slawik (b. November 23, 1962) is a former Democratic-Farmer Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 55B from 1997 to 1999 and again from 2001 to 2013.

Slawik earned her MPA from the University of Minnesota, and B.S. in Recreation Administration from Arizona State University. She has worked as an instructor at the University of Minnesota and a nonprofit consultant.

Slawik is a Board Member of Co-Action Resources, Human Services, Incorporated, the Minnesota Children's Museum, and the Minnesota Chapter of the National Association for the Education of Young Children. She is married and has 2 children.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Slawik won re-election to the District 55B seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Damon Dolton (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[2]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 55B (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Nora Slawik (DFL) 8,146 57.23%
Damon Dolton (R) 6,069 42.64%
Write-In 18 0.13%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Nora Slawik won election to the District 55B Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Joel Wellman. [3]

Nora Slawik raised $32,272 for her campaign.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 55B (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Nora Slawik (DFL) 13,158 64.35%
Joel Wellman (R) 7,246 35.44%
Write-In 42 0.21%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Slawik received $25,747 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[5]

Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Nora Slawik's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$6,963
55th Senate District Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party$4,250
Womenwinning$500
Minnesota Medical Association$500
Ironworkers Local 512$300
Total Raised in 2010 $25,747

2008

Listed below are the two largest contributors to Nora Slawik's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $7,528
55th Senate District Democrat-Farmer-Labor $3,500

Scorecards

Taxpayers League of Minnesota

The Taxpayers League of Minnesota, a Minnesota-based taxpayer advocacy organization, releases a legislative scorecard for the Minnesota House of Representatives and Minnesota State Senate once a year. The scorecard gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on tax issues and “their efforts to balance the state budget without a tax increase.” The organization also compiles a legislator’s individual "Lifetime Score."[6]

2012

Slawik received a score of 14% in the 2012 scorecard, ranking 97th out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members.[7]

2011

Slawik received a score of 8% in the 2011 scorecard, ranking 85th out of all 134 Minnesota House of Representatives members. [8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 55B
2001–2013
Succeeded by
Tony Albright (R)