Jo Oldson

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Jo Oldson
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Iowa House of Representatives District 61
Assumed office
Current term ends
Political party Democrat
Profession Legislator
Website House site
Jo Oldson (b. May 15, 1956) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 61st District since 2003.

Oldson received her JD and BA from Drake University.[1]

Committee membership



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Oldson is running for re-election to the 61st District Seat in 2010 against Darlene Blake (R). Oldson had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election takes place on November 2, 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Oldson was re-elected to the 61st District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Eric Kohlsdorf (R). [2] Oldson raised $70,870 for her campaign, while Kohlsdorf raised $7,518. [3]

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

Campaign Donors


In 2008 Oldson collected $70,870 in donations.[4]

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
Iowa House of Representatives District 61
Succeeded by