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Jo Oldson

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Jo Oldson
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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 since 2013. She previously represented District 61 from 2003 to 2013.

Oldson received her JD and BA 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

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.[2][3]

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.[4]

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). [5] Oldson raised $70,870 for her campaign, while Kohlsdorf raised $7,518. [6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 61
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJo Oldson (D) 10,519
Eric Kohlsdorf (R) 5,213

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Oldson collected $53,348 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jo Oldson's campaign in 2010
Iowa Credit Union League$4,500
Iowa Democratic Party$3,243
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$3,000
Iowa Medical Society$2,750
Iowa Health Care Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $53,348

2008

In 2008 Oldson collected $70,870 in donations.[8]

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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Political offices
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)