|Missouri House of Representatives, District 64|
|2011 - 2013|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|Associate's||Cottey College for Women|
|Bachelor's||University of Nebraska|
|J.D.||University of Nebraska|
|Place of birth||Lincoln, NE|
Carlson's professional experience includes the following; attorney at the United States Department of Justice, law professor at Washington University Law School, and high school teacher.
Carlson earned her J.D. from the University of Nebraska, her BFA in education from the University of Nebraska, and her AA from Cottey College for Women.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Carlson served on these committees:
Carlson ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Missouri House of Representatives, District 87. Carlson was initially defeated by incumbent Stacey Newman in the August 7 primary election. She was then defeated by Newman on September 24 in a new election, which was called after it was discovered that workers at a polling station handed out over one hundred incorrect ballots.
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 87 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|Stacey Newman Incumbent||51.3%||1,861|
|Susan Carlson Incumbent||48.7%||1,766|
|Missouri House of Representatives, District 64 General Election (2010)|
|Susan Carlson (D)||7,210|
|Patricia Verde (R)||2,005|
|Mark Opheim (C)||188|
In 2010, a year in which Carlson was up for re-election, she collected $100,633 in donations.
Her four largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Peter Katsinas - Charles Real Estate Investment||$12,000|
Carlson and her husband, Gerald, have two children.
- House site
- campaign site
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
- Facebook profile
|Missouri House of Representatives District 64
| Succeeded by|
Robert Cornejo (R)
State of Missouri
Jefferson City (capital)
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