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==Biography==
 
==Biography==
Weidner's professional experience includes being the owner/operator of Lago de Chapala restaurant.  He also has been a Vibration Analyst in the Timber Industry. <ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=103173|Project Vote Smart - Rep. Jim Weidner]</ref>
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Weidner's professional experience includes being the owner/operator of Lago de Chapala restaurant.  He also has been a Vibration Analyst in the Timber Industry.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=103173|Project Vote Smart - Rep. Jim Weidner]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==

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Jim Weidner
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Oregon House of Representatives District 24
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 12, 2015
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$21,936/year
Per diem$123/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
Date of birthDecember 28, 1968
Place of birthYamhill, OR
ProfessionBusiness Owner
ReligionNon-Demominational Christian
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Jim Weidner (b. December 28, 1968) is a Republican member of the Oregon House of Representatives, representing District 24. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Weidner's professional experience includes being the owner/operator of Lago de Chapala restaurant. He also has been a Vibration Analyst in the Timber Industry.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oregon Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Labor
Energy and Environment
Health Care

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2012

Weidner won re-election in the 2012 election for Oregon House of Representatives District 24. Weidner was unopposed in the May 15 Republican primary and defeated Kathy Campbell (D) and Kohler Johnson (L) in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Oregon House of Representatives, District 24, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJim Weidner Incumbent 54.3% 14,707
     Democratic Kathy Campbell 43.4% 11,755
     Libertarian Kohler Johnson 2.2% 603
Total Votes 27,065

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Weidner won re-election to District 24 in 2010. He had no primary opposition but was challenged by Susan Sokol Blosser in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Oregon State House, District 24
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Jim Weidner (R) 13,787
Susan Sokol Blosser (D) 11,380

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Weidner is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Weidner raised a total of $542,478 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 13, 2013.[5]

Jim's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oregon State House, District 24 Won $72,605
2010 Oregon State House, District 24 Won $267,790
2008 Oregon State House, District 24 Won $202,083
Grand Total Raised $542,478

2012

Weidner won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Weidner raised a total of $72,605.
Oregon State House 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jim Weidner's campaign in 2012
Eli Lilly & Co.$5,500
Oregon Neighborhood Store Association$3,000
Nike$2,500
Total Outdoor Corp.$2,500
Associated Oregon Loggers$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$72,605
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Weidner won re-election to the Oregon State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Weidner raised a total of $267,790.

2008

Weidner won election to the Oregon State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Weidner raised a total of $202,083.

Personal

Weidner and his wife have four children.[6]

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