Oliver Olsen

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Oliver Olsen
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Vermont House of Representatives, Windham-Bennington-Windsor
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Vermont House of Representatives, Windham-Bennington-Windsor-1
2010 - 2013
ProfessionSoftware management
Office website
Oliver Olsen is an Independent member-elect of the Vermont House of Representatives, represent Windham-Bennington-Windsor District.[1]

Olsen is a former Republican member of the Vermont House of Representatives, representing Windham-Bennington-Windsor-1 from January 2010 to 2013.


Olsen is the manager of a consulting firm specializing in software. He previously worked as a consultant with public and private sector organizations.

Scheuermann has worked in the following positions: Housing Manager, Aide to Senator James Jeffords, and Legislative Aide for the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee. She has also served in the Peace Corps in Poland from 1994 to 1997.

Committee assignments


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



See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Vermont House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on August 26, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 12, 2014. Teresa Ellsworth ran as a Vermont Progressive Party candidate. Oliver Olsen ran as an Independent candidate.[1][2][3][4]Both candidates were to proceed to the general election in November, however, Ellsworth passed away on September 7, 2014.[5] Olsen was unopposed in the general election.[6]


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2012

Olsen did not seek re-election in 2012.[7]


See also: Vermont House of Representatives elections, 2010

Olsen ran for re-election to the Windham-Bennington-Windsor 1 District in 2010. He defeated Claire Trask (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[7]

Vermont House of Representatives, Windham-Bennington-Windsor 1 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Oliver Olsen (R) 1,241
Claire Trask (D) 656

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Olsen was up for election, he collected $25,251 in donations.[8]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Vermont House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Oliver Olsen's campaign in 2010
Olsen, Oliver$3,528
Pick Rick Hube Campaign$2,000
Mcinerney, Thomas$2,000
Three Mountain Inn$1,254
Scully, William$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $25,251

Voting record


The Ethan Allen Institute, a Vermont-based free-market public policy research and education organization, released its biennial publication, the Vermont Voters' Report Card, for the years 2011-2012. The report showed how Vermont legislators in the state House and state Senate voted on key issues important to the Institute.[9] Here's how Olsen voted on the selected bills:

Vermont Voters Scorecard, 2011-2012
Health Provider Tax Green Mountain Care Education Taxation Green Mountain Care Property Rate Tax Health Exchange Green Mountain Care Renewable Portfolio CVPS Rebate

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