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==Biography==
 
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Olsen earned his B.S. in Chemistry from Purdue University.  His professional experience includes working as a general contractor and as a small business owner.  Olsen served in the U.S. Army from 1969 to 1971. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/119272/alan-olsen#.UeXLTlMd52Y Project Vote Smart - Sen. Olsen]</ref>
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Olsen earned his B.S. in Chemistry from Purdue University.  His professional experience includes working as a general contractor and as a small business owner.  Olsen served in the U.S. Army from 1969 to 1971.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/119272/alan-olsen#.UeXLTlMd52Y Project Vote Smart - Sen. Olsen]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

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Alan Olsen
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Oregon State Senate District 20
Incumbent
In office
2011-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$21,936/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPurdue University
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army
Years of service1969-1971
Personal
Birthday03/24/1948
ProfessionSmall Business Owner
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Alan Randal Olsen (b. March 24, 1948) is a Republican member of the Oregon State Senate, representing District 20. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Olsen earned his B.S. in Chemistry from Purdue University. His professional experience includes working as a general contractor and as a small business owner. Olsen served in the U.S. Army from 1969 to 1971.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Environment and Natural Resources, Vice Chair
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness

2011-2012

Elections

2010

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2010

Olsen defeated incumbent Martha Schrader (D) in the November 2 general election, and a December 14 recount confirmed his victory.[2][3]

Oregon State Senate, District 20 (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Alan Olsen (R) 23,044
Martha Schrader (D) 22,817

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Alan Olsen is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Alan Olsen raised a total of $355,381 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 18, 2013.[4]

Alan Olsen's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State Senate, District 20 Not up for election $82,776
2010 Oregon State Senate, District 20 Won $272,605
Grand Total Raised $355,381

2012

Alan Olsen was not up for election to the Oregon State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Alan Olsen raised a total of $82,776.
Oregon State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Alan Olsen's campaign in 2012
The Leadership Fund$10,255
Associated General Contractors$4,500
Doctors for Healthy Communities$3,500
Oregon Neighborhood Store Association$3,129
AT&T$3,000
Total Raised in 2012$82,776
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Alan Olsen won election to the Oregon State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Alan Olsen raised a total of $272,605.

Personal

Olsen is married to Juanita.

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Preceded by
Martha Schrader (R)
Oregon State Senate District 20
2011–present
Succeeded by
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