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  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014#District 41|November 4, 2014]]
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jo Oldson''' (b. May 15, 1956) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 41. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Jo Oldson''' (b. May 15, 1956) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing [[Iowa House of Representatives District 41|District 41]]. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.
  
Oldson earned her B.A. and J.D. from Drake University.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32514 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Oldson]</ref>  
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==Biography==
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Oldson earned her B.A. and J.D. from Drake University.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32514 ''Project Vote Smart'' "Biography," accessed April 8, 2014]</ref>  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{IA HD41 2014}}
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Oldson ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 41. Oldson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Clarke Davidson]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
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Oldson ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 41. Oldson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Clarke Davidson]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
  
 
{{Election box 2012
 
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::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Oldson won re-election to the 61st District seat against Darlene Blake (R).  Oldson had no opposition in the Democratic primary.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>  
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Oldson won re-election to the 61st District seat against Darlene Blake (R).  Oldson had no opposition in the Democratic primary.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf ''Iowa Secretary of State'', "Official 2010 General election results," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref>  
  
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Oldson was re-elected to the 61st District Seat in the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating Eric Kohlsdorf (R). <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election results]</ref>  Oldson raised $70,870 for her campaign, while Kohlsdorf raised $7,518. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 Iowa House of Reps., 2008 Money Raised]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Oldson was re-elected to the 61st District Seat in the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating Eric Kohlsdorf (R).<ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Official 2008 General election results," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref>  Oldson raised $70,870 for her campaign, while Kohlsdorf raised $7,518.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 ''Follow The Money'' "Funds raised by 2008 Iowa House candidates," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Oldson
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|Full name = Jo Oldson
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|year = 2002
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=4814 ''followthemoney.org'', "Olson, Jo," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 30048
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 41]]
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|totalraised2010 = 53348
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|Iowa State House, District 61]]
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|totalraised2008 = 70870
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008|Iowa State House, District 61]]
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|totalraised2006 = 31130
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006|Iowa State House, District 61]]
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|totalraised2004 = 38398
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004|Iowa State House, District 61]]
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|totalraised2002 = 108616
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002|Iowa State House, District 61]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Oldson
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|full Name = Jo Oldson
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140198
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 30,048
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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|org2 = Iowa Credit Union League
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|org3 = Iowa Dental Association
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|org4 = Iowa Healthcare Association
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|org5 = Principal Life Insurance
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|orgamount1 = 3000
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|orgamount2 = 3000
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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|orgamount4 = 1950
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|orgamount5 = 1950
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|}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
In 2010 Oldson collected $53,348 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
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In 2010 Oldson collected $53,348 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable ''Follow The Money'', "2010 Contributions," accessed April 7, 2014]</ref>
  
 
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|org3 = Associated General Contractors Of Iowa
 
|org3 = Associated General Contractors Of Iowa
 
|org4 = Iowa Medical Society
 
|org4 = Iowa Medical Society
|org5 = Iowa Health Care Association
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|org5 = Iowa Healthcare Association
 
|orgdonor1 = $4,500
 
|orgdonor1 = $4,500
 
|orgdonor2 = $3,243
 
|orgdonor2 = $3,243
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===2008===
 
===2008===
In 2008 Oldson collected $70,870 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96515 2008 Contributions to Jo Oldson]</ref>
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In 2008 Oldson collected $70,870 in donations.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96515 ''Follow The Money'' "2008 Campaign Contributions," accessed April 8, 2014]</ref>
  
 
Her four largest contributors were:
 
Her four largest contributors were:
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Jo + Oldson + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Jo + Oldson + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==See also==
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* [[Iowa House of Representatives]]
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* [[Iowa House of Representatives#Committees|Iowa House Committees]]
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* [[Iowa House of Representatives District 41]]
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* [[Iowa State Legislature]]
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=228 Jo Oldson on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=228 Jo Oldson on the Iowa House Website]  
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*[http://openstates.org/ia/legislators/IAL000108/jo-oldson/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32514 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32514 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=32514 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=32514 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96515 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80169 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63000 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=13365 2002]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140198 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121568 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96515 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80169 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=63000 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=13365 2002]
  
 
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Jo Oldson
Jo Oldson.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 41
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sDrake University
J.D.Drake University
Personal
BirthdayMay 15, 1956
Place of birthFort Dodge, IA
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jo Oldson (b. May 15, 1956) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 41. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Oldson earned her B.A. and J.D. from Drake University.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Judiciary
Ways and Means

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 3, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Jo Oldson is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[2]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Oldson ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 41. Oldson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Clarke Davidson in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 41, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJo Oldson Incumbent 70.5% 12,055
     Republican Clarke Davidson 29.5% 5,054
Total Votes 17,109

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Oldson won re-election to the 61st District seat against Darlene Blake (R). Oldson had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 61 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngJo Oldson (D) 7,943
Darlene Blake (R) 4,274

2008

On November 4, 2008, Oldson was re-elected to the 61st District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Eric Kohlsdorf (R).[6] Oldson raised $70,870 for her campaign, while Kohlsdorf raised $7,518.[7]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 61
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngJo Oldson (D) 10,519
Eric Kohlsdorf (R) 5,213

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Oldson is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Oldson raised a total of $332,410 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[8]

Jo Oldson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 41 Won $30,048
2010 Iowa State House, District 61 Won $53,348
2008 Iowa State House, District 61 Won $70,870
2006 Iowa State House, District 61 Won $31,130
2004 Iowa State House, District 61 Won $38,398
2002 Iowa State House, District 61 Won $108,616
Grand Total Raised $332,410

2012

Oldson won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Oldson raised a total of $30,048.

2010

In 2010 Oldson collected $53,348 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[9]


2008

In 2008 Oldson collected $70,870 in donations.[10]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Credit Union League $8,500
Iowa Medical Society $4,250
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $4,000
Iowa State Bar Association $2,200

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Preceded by
Dan Kelley (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 41
2013-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 61
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Anesa Kajtazovic (D)