Betty Olson

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Betty Olson
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South Dakota House District 28
Incumbent
In office
2007 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$12,000/two-year term
Per diem$110/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Betty Olson is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 28B. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Biography

Olson has worked as a writer, a substitute teacher, and a rancher.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Local Government

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Olson won re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 28A. Olson ran unopposed. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

2010

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Olson won re-election to District 28B of the South Dakota House of Representatives. Olson ran unopposed in the June 8 Republican primary.[2] Olson defeated Teresa Schanzenbach (I) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

South Dakota State House, District 28B (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Betty Olson (R) 2,826 72.50%
Green check mark transparent.png Teresa Schanzenbach (I) 1,072 27.50%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Betty Olson is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Betty Olson raised a total of $9,637 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 27, 2013.[4]

Betty Olson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 28B Won $1,230
2010 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 28B Won $3,291
2008 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 28B Won $2,510
2006 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 28B Won $2,606
Grand Total Raised $9,637

2012

Betty Olson won re-election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Betty Olson raised a total of $1,230.
South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Betty Olson's campaign in 2012
Peter Norbeck Pac$500
Black Hills Corp$250
David Bunning$200
Sdaba Pac$150
South Dakota Federation of Republican Women$80
Total Raised in 2012$1,230
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Olson received $3,291 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:[5]

South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Betty Olson's campaign in 2010
Independent Community Bankers Of South Dakota$300
South Dakota Telecommunications Association$300
South Dakota Cable Telecommunications Association$300
South Dakota Association of Realtors$300
South Dakota State Medical Association$300
Total Raised in 2010 $3,291

2008

In 2008, Olson collected $2,510 in donations.[6]

Her five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Maher for Senate $500
South Dakota Association of Specialty Care Providers $250
South Dakota Federation of Republican Women $230
NAIP-PAC $200
Qwest Communications $200

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Political offices
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South Dakota House of Representatives District 28
2007–present
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