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|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives District 25B
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|Status = Incumbent
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Kim Norton''' (b. September 22, 1957) is a [[Democrat|Democratic-Farmer-Labor]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 25B since 2013. She previously represented District 29B from 2007 to 2013. She also serves on the Rochester School Board.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Kim Norton''' (b. September 22, 1957) is a [[Democrat|Democratic-Farmer-Labor]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 25B. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
  
Norton worked as a substitute teacher for ISD 535-Rochester Public Schools in 2007, and has previously been District Manager of the Upper Midwest Region for Junior Achievement.
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Norton served on the Rochester School Board.
  
Norton is Co-Chair of Statewide Steps to a Healthier Minnesota Committee, and the Darn Fine Ladies/Democrat Farmer Labor Women's Group.  She is a member of the Greater Rochester Area University Committee, Rotary Club, Community Curriculum Advisory Committee - Independent School District 535, and the Community Education Advisory Committee.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=38524 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Norton]</ref>
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==Biography==
 
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Norton's professional experience includes working as a substitute teacher for ISD 535-Rochester Public Schools, and District Manager of the Upper Midwest Region for Junior Achievement.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=38524 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Norton]</ref>
She is married and has 4 children.
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Norton served on these committees:
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===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
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==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
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Norton won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 25B. She was unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated [[Melissa Valeriano]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
 
Norton won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 25B. She was unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated [[Melissa Valeriano]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
  
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===2010===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
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===2012===
 
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===2010===
 
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In 2010, Norton received $38,729 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions]</ref>
 
In 2010, Norton received $38,729 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions]</ref>
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Listed below is the largest contributor to Kim Norton's 2008 campaign.
 
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==Personal==
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Norton is married with four children.  She has been Co-Chair of Statewide Steps to a Healthier Minnesota Committee and the Darn Fine Ladies/Democrat Farmer Labor Women's Group; and a member of the Greater Rochester Area University Committee, Rotary Club, Community Curriculum Advisory Committee - Independent School District 535, and the Community Education Advisory Committee.<ref name=vs/>
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.kimnorton.org/ Kim Norton's personal website]
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15263 Office website]
*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15263 Minnesota House of Representatives - Rep. Norton]  
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*[http://www.kimnorton.org/ Office website]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=38524 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=38524 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=38524 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=38524 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 08:29, 8 July 2013

Kim Norton
Norton.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 25B
Incumbent
In office
2007 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 7, 2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Nebraska,
Personal
BirthdaySeptember 22, 1957
ProfessionTeacher
ReligionLutheran/Unitarian Universalist
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Kim Norton (b. September 22, 1957) is a Democratic-Farmer-Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 25B. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Norton served on the Rochester School Board.

Biography

Norton's professional experience includes working as a substitute teacher for ISD 535-Rochester Public Schools, and District Manager of the Upper Midwest Region for Junior Achievement.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Capital Investment
Health and Human Services Finance, Vice-chair
Higher Education Finance and Policy
Jobs and Economic Development Finance and Policy
Rules and Legislative Administration

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Norton won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 25B. She was unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Melissa Valeriano (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 25B, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngKim Norton Incumbent 57.6% 11,869
     Republican Melissa Valeriano 42.4% 8,725
Total Votes 20,594

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Norton won re-election to the District 29B Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Mike Rolih (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 29B (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Kim Norton (DFL) 7,820 53.34%
Mike Rolih (R) 6,829 46.58%
Write-In 11 0.08%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Kim Norton won election to the District 29B Seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Jason Johnson. [5]

Kim Norton raised $34,753 for her campaign.[6]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 29B (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Kim Norton (DFL) 12142 61.50%
Jason Johnson (R) 7553 38.26%
Write-In 48 0.24%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Norton received $38,729 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[7]

Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Kim Norton's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$5,704
29th Senate District Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party$4,000
Sposeto, Dominic J$350
Mendoza, Salvador$250
Stark Patricia A Minnesota Psychological Association$250
Total Raised in 2010 $38,729

2008

Listed below is the largest contributor to Kim Norton's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $5,985

Personal

Norton is married with four children. She has been Co-Chair of Statewide Steps to a Healthier Minnesota Committee and the Darn Fine Ladies/Democrat Farmer Labor Women's Group; and a member of the Greater Rochester Area University Committee, Rotary Club, Community Curriculum Advisory Committee - Independent School District 535, and the Community Education Advisory Committee.[1]

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Preceded by
Kelby Woodard (R)
Minnesota House of Representatives District 25B
2013- present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
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Minnesota House of Representatives District 29B
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Marion O'Neill (R)