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}}{{tnr}}'''Rich Taylor''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa State Senate]], representing District 42. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
Taylor works as an HVAC Technician and Maintenance Worker for the Iowa State Penitentiary located in Fort Madison, Iowa. He is a licensed Master Electrician, Master HVAC Technician, and Master Refrigeration Mechanic.<ref name=website>[http://richtaylor4statesenate.com/ "richtaylor4statesenate," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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Taylor's professional experience includes working as an HVAC Technician and Maintenance Worker for the Iowa State Penitentiary.<ref name=website>[http://richtaylor4statesenate.com/ "richtaylor4statesenate," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Taylor served on the following committees:
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = State Senate
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|Committee1 = Agriculture
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|Chair1 = Vice-chair
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|Committee2 = Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa
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|Committee3 = Judiciary
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|Committee4 = Local Government
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|Committee5 = Transportation
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==Elections==
 
==Elections==
  
 
===2012===
 
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012]]''
  
Taylor is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012|Iowa State Senate]] District 42. He defeated [[Donna Amandus]] and [[Bob Morawitz]] in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Taylor will face [[Larry W. Kruse]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://www.electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=SEN&map=DIST ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Primary Results," June 5, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed April 17, 2012]</ref>
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Taylor ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa State Senate elections, 2012|Iowa State Senate]] District 42. He defeated [[Donna Amandus]] and [[Bob Morawitz]] in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Taylor defeated [[Larry W. Kruse]] (R) 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 April 17, 2012]</ref>
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|winner1 = Rich Taylor
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|candidate2 = Larry Kruse
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|candidate3 = Michael Garmoe
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|votes1 = 15058
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|votes2 = 13281
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Rich and his wife Annette have two children.<ref name=website/>
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*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=142447 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=142447 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=142447 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=142447 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 13:20, 17 June 2013

Rich Taylor
Rich Taylor.jpg
Iowa State Senate District 42
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Military service
Service/branchNational Guard
Years of service1972-1979
Personal
Place of birthMount Pleasant, Iowa
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rich Taylor is a Democratic member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 42. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Taylor's professional experience includes working as an HVAC Technician and Maintenance Worker for the Iowa State Penitentiary.[1]

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture, Vice-chair
Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa
Judiciary
Local Government
Transportation

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012

Taylor ran in the 2012 election for Iowa State Senate District 42. He defeated Donna Amandus and Bob Morawitz in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Taylor defeated Larry W. Kruse (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa State Senate, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRich Taylor 50.6% 15,058
     Republican Larry Kruse 44.7% 13,281
     Independent Michael Garmoe 4.7% 1,396
Total Votes 29,735


Iowa State Senate, District 42 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRich Taylor 49.8% 1,446
Donna Amandus 35.6% 1,032
Bob Morawitz 14.6% 423
Total Votes 2,901

Campaign donors

2012

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Personal

Rich and his wife, Annette, have two children.[1]

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