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|Name = Dale Erdey
 
|Name = Dale Erdey
 
|Profile picture = Dale M. Erdey.jpg
 
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|Position = Louisiana State Senate District 13
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|Position = Louisiana State Senate, District 13
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = 2008-Present
 
|Tenure = 2008-Present
 
|Term ends = January 11, 2016
 
|Term ends = January 11, 2016
 
|Assumed office = 2008
 
|Assumed office = 2008
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|Base salary = $16,800
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|Base salary = $16,800/year
|Per diem = $152/day
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|Per diem = $6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem
 
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|Last election = [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011|November 19, 2011]]
 
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|First elected = [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2007|November 17, 2007]]
 
|First elected = [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2007|November 17, 2007]]
 
|Term limits =
 
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|Next election = [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011|November 19, 2011]]
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|Next election = [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2015|November 3, 2015]]
 
|Prior office = Louisiana House of Representatives
 
|Prior office = Louisiana House of Representatives
 
|Prior office years = 1999-2007
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dale M. Erdey''' (b. December 6, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Louisiana State Senate]], representing District 13.  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Dale M. Erdey''' (b. December 6, 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Louisiana State Senate]], representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.
  
==Education==
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Erdey served as Mayor of Livingston, LA from 1993 to 1997 and in the [[Louisiana House of Representatives]] from 1999 to 2007. 
  
Erdey earned his BS in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in 1976.
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==Biography==
 
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Erdey earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in 1976. His professional experience includes owning Erdley Insurance Agency Incorporated.
==Professional experience==
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Erdey is a Licensed Real Estate Agent and Licensed Insurance Agent.  He is owner/agent of Erdley Insurance Agency Incorporated.
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==Political experience==
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Erdey was Mayor of the Town of Livingston from 1993 to 1997.  He has served in the Louisiana State House of Representatives from 1999 to 2007.  He joined the Louisiana State Senate in 2008.  He has served in that position since, representing the 13th district.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
 
===2012-2013===
 
===2012-2013===
In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Erdey has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Erdey served on the following committees:
 
* [[Environmental Quality Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Environmental Quality]]
 
* [[Environmental Quality Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Environmental Quality]]
 
* [[Health & Welfare Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Health & Welfare]]
 
* [[Health & Welfare Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Health & Welfare]]
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* [[Revenue & Fiscal Affairs Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Revenue & Fiscal Affairs]]
 
* [[Revenue & Fiscal Affairs Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Revenue & Fiscal Affairs]]
 
* [[Transportation, Highways & Public Works Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Transportation, Highways & Public Works]]
 
* [[Transportation, Highways & Public Works Committee, Louisiana State Senate|Transportation, Highways & Public Works]]
 
==Personal==
 
 
Erdey and his wife, Donna, have four children.
 
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2011===
 
===2011===
 
::''See also: [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011]]''
 
::''See also: [[Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011]]''
Erdey ran for re-election in 2011. He defeated [[Derek Babcock]] (R) in the October 22 primary. Because Louisiana uses a [[blanket primary]] system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, if no candidate reaches this threshold, then a general election would have taken place on November 19, 2011 between the top-two vote getters.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Official Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref>
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Erdey ran for re-election in 2011. He defeated [[Derek Babcock]] (R) in the October 22 primary. Because Louisiana uses a [[blanket primary]] system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, if no candidate reaches this threshold, then a general election would have taken place on November 19, 2011, between the top-two vote getters.<ref>[http://staticresults.sos.la.gov/10222011/10222011_Legislative.html ''Louisiana Secretary of State'' "Official Election Results," October 22, 2011]</ref>
  
 
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===2007===
 
===2007===
 
 
In 2007 Erdey was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 13. Erdey's vote totals are not available because he ran unopposed.
 
In 2007 Erdey was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 13. Erdey's vote totals are not available because he ran unopposed.
  
 
==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2011===
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In 2011, Erdey received $217,196 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=LA&y=2011&f=S&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2011 contributions]</ref>
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|Chamber = Louisiana State Senate
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 217196
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|total votes = 19831
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|org1 = Republican Legislative Delegation Campaign Cmte Of Louisiana
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|org2 = Industrial Fabrics Inc
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|org3 = Penn Properties LLC
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|org4 = Daniel R Martiny Senatorial Campaign Comm In
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|org5 = National Holdings Inc
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|orgdonor1 = 20,000
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|orgdonor2 = 2,500
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|orgdonor3 = 2,500
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|orgdonor4 = 2,500
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|orgdonor5 = 2,500
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| align="right" | $2,200
 
| align="right" | $2,200
 
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==Personal==
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Erdey and his wife, Donna, have four children.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Dale + Erdey + Louisiana + Senate'''
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a leg link}}
 
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*[http://senate.legis.state.la.us/Erdey/ Official Louisiana State Senate website]
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*[http://senate.legis.state.la.us/Erdey/ Sen. Erdey's website]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=35431 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=35431 Project Vote Smart legislative profile]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=35431 Project Vote Smart biography]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=35431 Project Vote Smart biography]

Revision as of 14:34, 20 August 2013

Dale Erdey
Dale M. Erdey.jpg
Louisiana State Senate, District 13
Incumbent
In office
2008-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2016
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$16,800/year
Per diem$6,000/year for expenses; $149/day per diem
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 19, 2011
First electedNovember 17, 2007
Next generalNovember 3, 2015
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Louisiana House of Representatives
1999-2007
Education
Bachelor'sLouisiana State University, 1976
Personal
BirthdayDecember 6, 1954
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dale M. Erdey (b. December 6, 1954) is a Republican member of the Louisiana State Senate, representing District 13. He was first elected to the chamber in 2007.

Erdey served as Mayor of Livingston, LA from 1993 to 1997 and in the Louisiana House of Representatives from 1999 to 2007.

Biography

Erdey earned his B.S. in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in 1976. His professional experience includes owning Erdley Insurance Agency Incorporated.

Committee assignments

2012-2013

In the 2012-2013 legislative session, Erdey served on the following committees:

2010-2011

In the 2010-2011 legislative session, Erdey served on the following committees:

2008-2009

In the 2008-2009 legislative session, Erdey served on the following committees:

Elections

2011

See also: Louisiana State Senate elections, 2011

Erdey ran for re-election in 2011. He defeated Derek Babcock (R) in the October 22 primary. Because Louisiana uses a blanket primary system, a candidate can be declared the overall winner of the seat by garnering 50 percent +1 of the vote in the primary. However, if no candidate reaches this threshold, then a general election would have taken place on November 19, 2011, between the top-two vote getters.[1]

Louisiana State Senate District 13 Blanket Primary, 2011
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDale Erdey Incumbent 64.8% 19,831
     Republican Derek Babcock 35.2% 10,785
Total Votes 30,616

2007

In 2007 Erdey was elected to the Louisiana State Senate District 13. Erdey's vote totals are not available because he ran unopposed.

Campaign donors

2011

In 2011, Erdey received $217,196 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[2]

2007

In 2007, a year in which Erdey was up for election, he collected $89,747 in donations.[3]

His five largest contributors in 2007 were:

Donor Amount
Louisiana State Farm Agents $2,750
Louisiana Medical Association $2,500
Millennium Golf and Country Club $2,500
Louisiana Realtors Association $2,200
Louisiana Sheriffs Association $2,200

Personal

Erdey and his wife, Donna, have four children.

Recent news

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