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|First elected = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|First elected = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
|Term limits =
 
|Term limits =
|Next election = November 4, 2014
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|Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014#District 44|November 4, 2014]]
 
|Prior office =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rob Taylor'''  is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 44. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Rob Taylor'''  is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing [[Iowa House of Representatives District 44|District 44]]. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.
  
Taylor earned his Bachelor's from Upper Iowa University and his Master's in Business Leadership from William Penn University.<ref name=website>[http://taylorforiowa.com/ "taylorforiowa," Official Campaign Website]</ref>
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==Biography==
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Taylor earned his B.S. from Upper Iowa University and his M.S. in Business Leadership from William Penn University.<ref name=website>[http://taylorforiowa.com/ ''taylorforiowa.com'', "Official Campaign Website," accessed April 8, 2014]</ref>
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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==Issues==
 
==Issues==
 
===Campaign themes===
 
===Campaign themes===
Taylor's website highlights the following campaign themes:<ref name=website/>
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Taylor's website highlighted the following campaign themes:<ref name=website/>
  
 
'''Jobs & Economy'''
 
'''Jobs & Economy'''
*Excerpt:"To create jobs and grow the economy, businesses need a stable climate to plan for future growth and job creation."
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* Excerpt: "To create jobs and grow the economy, businesses need a stable climate to plan for future growth and job creation."
 
'''Taxes & Spending'''
 
'''Taxes & Spending'''
*Excerpt:"Rob will focus on lower corporate income taxes & reducing commercial property taxes but work to prevent a shift of taxation on personal income taxes and personal property taxes."
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* Excerpt: "Rob will focus on lower corporate income taxes & reducing commercial property taxes but work to prevent a shift of taxation on personal income taxes and personal property taxes."
 
'''Education'''
 
'''Education'''
*Excerpt:"Rob supports policies that empower parents and communities to make decisions at the local level so that we can again reach best in the nation status in our school system and prepare our children to compete in a global economy."
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* Excerpt: "Rob supports policies that empower parents and communities to make decisions at the local level so that we can again reach best in the nation status in our school system and prepare our children to compete in a global economy."
 
'''Personal Freedom'''
 
'''Personal Freedom'''
*Excerpt:"Rob believes that government functions its best in a smaller, leaner form; and that states rights should preclude federal mandates."
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* Excerpt: "Rob believes that government functions its best in a smaller, leaner form; and that states rights should preclude federal mandates."
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2014===
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{{IA HD44 2014}}
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Taylor
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|Full name = Rob Taylor
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1412338 ''followthemoney.org'', "Taylor, Rob," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 74584
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 44]]
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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 = Taylor
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|full Name = Rob Taylor
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147629
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 74,584
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|org1 = Iowa Republican Party
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|org2 = Taylor, Rob & Christi
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|org3 = For Americas Republican Majority Pac
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|org4 = Grooters, Ron & Kay
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|org5 = Taylor, Robert W
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|orgamount1 = 4423
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|orgamount2 = 2889
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|orgamount3 = 2000
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|orgamount4 = 1946
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|orgamount5 = 1946
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Rob + Taylor + Iowa + House'''"
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''Rob + Taylor + Iowa + House'''"
 
:''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.''
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Rob+Taylor+Iowa+House&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Rob Taylor News Feed</rss>
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{{RSS|feed=http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Rob+Taylor+Iowa+House&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Rob Taylor News Feed}}
==External Links==
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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 44]]
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* [[Iowa State Legislature]]
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==External links==
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{{submit a leg link}}
 
*[https://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=85&PID=12362 Rep. Taylor's website]
 
*[https://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=85&PID=12362 Rep. Taylor's website]
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*[http://openstates.org/ia/legislators/IAL000308/rob-taylor/ Profile from Open States]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137971 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=137971 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137971 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://www.votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=137971 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rob-Taylor/137673429651156 Rob Taylor on Facebook]
 
*[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rob-Taylor/137673429651156 Rob Taylor on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.twitter.com/RobTaylorIowa Rob Taylor on Twitter]
 
*[http://www.twitter.com/RobTaylorIowa Rob Taylor on Twitter]
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*Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=147629 2012]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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[[Category:Republican Party]]
 
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[[Category:Iowa]]
 
[[Category:Iowa]]
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Rob Taylor
Rob Taylor.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 44
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolLincoln High School
Bachelor'sUpper Iowa University
Master'sWilliam Penn University
Personal
ProfessionAutomotive Consultant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rob Taylor is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 44. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Taylor earned his B.S. from Upper Iowa University and his M.S. in Business Leadership from William Penn University.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Economic Growth
Environmental Protection, Vice-chair
Human Resources

Issues

Campaign themes

Taylor's website highlighted the following campaign themes:[1]

Jobs & Economy

  • Excerpt: "To create jobs and grow the economy, businesses need a stable climate to plan for future growth and job creation."

Taxes & Spending

  • Excerpt: "Rob will focus on lower corporate income taxes & reducing commercial property taxes but work to prevent a shift of taxation on personal income taxes and personal property taxes."

Education

  • Excerpt: "Rob supports policies that empower parents and communities to make decisions at the local level so that we can again reach best in the nation status in our school system and prepare our children to compete in a global economy."

Personal Freedom

  • Excerpt: "Rob believes that government functions its best in a smaller, leaner form; and that states rights should preclude federal mandates."

Elections

2014

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Rob Taylor was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Taylor ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 44. Taylor ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Eric Brenneman in the general election on November 6, 2012.

Iowa House of Representatives, District 42, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRob Taylor 58.2% 10,101
     Democratic Eric Brenneman 41.8% 7,242
Total Votes 17,343

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Taylor is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Taylor raised a total of $74,584 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[5]

Rob Taylor's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 44 Won $74,584
Grand Total Raised $74,584

2012

Taylor won election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Taylor raised a total of $74,584.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Rob Taylor (Iowa)'s campaign in 2012
Iowa Republican Party$4,423
Taylor, Rob & Christi$2,889
For Americas Republican Majority Pac$2,000
Grooters, Ron & Kay$1,946
Taylor, Robert W$1,946
Total Raised in 2012$74,584
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Rob and his wife, Christi, have four children.[1]

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Preceded by
Annette Sweeney (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 44
2013-present
Succeeded by
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