Chris Harker

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Chris Harker
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Oregon House of Representatives District 34
Incumbent
In office
2008-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 6
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$21,936/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Appointed2008
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Michigan, 1977
Ph.D.University of Michigan, 1985
Personal
Place of birthAnn Arbor, MI
ProfessionPresident/Founder, Cayuse Incorporated
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Chris Harker is a Democratic member of the Oregon House of Representatives. He has represented District 34 since his appointment in 2008.

Harker is President/Founder of Cayuse Incorporated. He has been a Medical Research/Professor at the Oregon Health Sciences University and Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Mayo Clinic. He holds a PhD in Human Physiology from the University of Michigan.

Harker and his wife, Georgia, have two children, Ayla, and Graham. [1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Health Care
Higher Education and Workforce Development, Vice Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Harker won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon House of Representatives District 34. Harker was unopposed in the May 15 Democratic primary and defeated Dan Mason (R) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Oregon House of Representatives, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngChris Harker Incumbent 64% 16,035
     Republican Dan Mason 36% 9,023
Total Votes 25,058

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Harker won re-election to the 34th District Seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition but was challenged by Tyler Hill (R) and James Foster (L) in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Oregon State House, District 34
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Chris Harker (D) 11,439
Tyler Hill (R) 7,420
James Foster (L) 476

2008

On November 4, 2008, Harker was elected to Oregon State House District 34.[5]

Oregon State House District 34
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Chris Harker (D) 15,479
Kuklinski (R) 6,305
Misc. 95

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

Harker collected $38,226 in campaign donations in 2010. The largest donors to the campaign are listed below.[6]


2008

In 2008 Harker collected $50,807 in donations.[7]

These were the largest contributions in 2008.

Donor Amount
OREGON AFSCME COUNCIL 75 $2,500
MARY NOLAN FOR STATE REPRESENTATIVE $2,400
OREGON RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION $2,000
DOCTORS FOR HEALTHY COMMUNITIES $1,500
CONFEDERATED TRIBES OF THE GRAND RONDE $1,500
FRIENDS OF DAVE HUNT $1,250
OREGON HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATION $1,200

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Oregon House of Representatives - District 34
2008–present
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