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Berger is Co-Chair of a bipartisan group organized by the National Conference of Legislatures called the Task Force on Federal Deficit Reduction (TFFDR). Consisting of 23 state lawmakers from 17 states,<ref>[http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?TabID=305&tabs=1027,79,950#1027 ''National Conference of State Legislatures,'' "Task Force on Federal Deficit Reduction," accessed September 26, 2011]</ref> the group went to Capitol Hill on September 21, 2011 to urge the Congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction to cut the nation's debt but not impose severe budget cuts on the states.
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TFFDR urged the Committee to consider new revenue as a possibility, instead of just focusing on budget cuts as House Speaker John Boehner has proposed. The group specifically proposed passage of the "Main Street Fairness Act," which would allow states to tax online retailers.<ref>[http://www.stateline.org/live/details/story?contentId=601794 ''Stateline,'' "State legislators want revenue on table in debt talks," September 22, 2011]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign donors==
===2012===
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{{Comprehensive donor history
{{State leg donor}}
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|Name = Berger
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|Full name = Rosie Berger
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|year = 2002
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|Editdate = June 11, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=7439 ''followthemoney.org,'' "Berger, Rosie" Accessed June 11, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 3650
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012|Wyoming State House, District 51]]
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|totalraised2010 = 12600
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2010|Wyoming State House, District 51]]
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|totalraised2008 = 4900
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2008|Wyoming State House, District 51]]
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|totalraised2006 = 1275
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2006|Wyoming State House, District 51]]
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|totalraised2004 = 12871
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2004|Wyoming State House, District 51]]
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|totalraised2002 = 10350
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|result2002 = Won
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|office2002 = [[Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2002|Wyoming State House, District 51]]
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}}
  
===2010===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
In 2010, Berger received $12,600 in campaign donations.  The top contributors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/grid.phtml?s=WY&y=2010&#fC Follow the Money - 2010 contributions]</ref>
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|name = Berger
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|full name = Rosie Berger
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=141130
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|office= Wyoming State House
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|new = no
  
{{slp donor box 2010
 
|Chamber = Wyoming House of Representatives
 
 
|party = Republican
 
|party = Republican
|total raised = $12,600
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|total raised = 3650
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|org1 = Mars, Jr., F.E.
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|org2 = The Williams Companies
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|org3 = CenturyLink
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|org4 = Wyoming Trucking Association
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|org5 = Questar
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|orgamount1 = 1,000
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|orgamount2 = 400
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|orgamount3 = 300
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|orgamount4 = 300
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|orgamount5 = 250
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|}}
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{{SLP donor box 2010
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|name = Berger
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|full name = Rosie Berger
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126255
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|office= Wyoming State House
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 12600
 
|org1 = Moorehead, Hal
 
|org1 = Moorehead, Hal
|org2 = Mars Jr, F E
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|org2 = Mars, Jr., F.E.
 
|org3 = Walsh, Gary & Wanda
 
|org3 = Walsh, Gary & Wanda
 
|org4 = Wyoming Education Association
 
|org4 = Wyoming Education Association
|org5 = Cloud Peak Energy
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|org5 = Cato, Marion R.
|orgdonor1 = $1,000
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|orgdonor2 = $1,000
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|orgamount1 = 1,000
|orgdonor3 = $1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1,000
|orgdonor4 = $505
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|orgamount3 = 1,000
|orgdonor5 = $500
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|orgamount4 = 505
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|orgamount5 = 500
 
|}}
 
|}}
  
==Issues==
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{{SLP donor box 2008
===Political positions===
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|name = Berger
====Debt negotiations====
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|full name = Rosie Berger
Berger is Co-Chair of a bipartisan group organized by the National Conference of Legislatures called the Task Force on Federal Deficit Reduction (TFFDR). Consisting of 23 state lawmakers from 17 states,<ref>[http://www.ncsl.org/default.aspx?TabID=305&tabs=1027,79,950#1027 ''National Conference of State Legislatures,'' "Task Force on Federal Deficit Reduction," accessed September 26, 2011]</ref> the group went to Capitol Hill on September 21, 2011 to urge the Congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction to cut the nation's debt but not impose severe budget cuts on the states.
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=105447
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|office= Wyoming State House
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|new = no
  
TFFDR urged the Committee to consider new revenue as a possibility, instead of just focusing on budget cuts as House Speaker John Boehner has proposed. The group specifically proposed passage of the "Main Street Fairness Act," which would allow states to tax online retailers.<ref>[http://www.stateline.org/live/details/story?contentId=601794 ''Stateline,'' "State legislators want revenue on table in debt talks," September 22, 2011]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 4900
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|org1 = Mars, F.E.
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|org2 = Mars, D.C.
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|org3 = Wyoming Realtors Association
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|org4 = Wyoming Education Association
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|org5 = Blatt, John A.
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|orgamount1 = 1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1,000
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|orgamount3 = 750
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|orgamount4 = 400
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|orgamount5 = 200
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|}}
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{{SLP donor box 2006
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|name = Berger
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|full name = Rosie Berger
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88724
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|office= Wyoming State House
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 1275
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|org1 = BNSF Railway
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|org2 = Wyoming Education Association
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|org3 = Qwest Communications
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|org4 = Masterson, John A.
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|org5 = Wells Fargo
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|orgamount1 = 200
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|orgamount2 = 200
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|orgamount3 = 200
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|orgamount4 = 150
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|orgamount5 = 100
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|}}
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{{SLP donor box 2004
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|name = Berger
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|full name = Rosie Berger
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=67674
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|office= Wyoming State House
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|new = no
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 12871
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|org1 = Mars, Forrest & Deborah
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|org2 = Union Pacific Railroad
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|org3 = Davidson, Charles & Theresa
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|org4 = Associated General Contractors of Wyoming
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|org5 = Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association
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|orgamount1 = 1,000
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|orgamount2 = 1,000
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|orgamount3 = 1,000
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|orgamount4 = 800
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|orgamount5 = 650
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|}}
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{{SLP donor box 2002
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|name = Berger
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|full name = Rosie Berger
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=14815
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|office= Wyoming State House
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|new = yes
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 10350
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|org1 = Berger, Rosie & Robert
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|org2 = Cato, Marion
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|org3 = Schuchert, Karalyn
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|org4 = Beuf, Bea
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|org5 = First Interstate Bank
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|orgamount1 = 1,340
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|orgamount2 = 500
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|orgamount3 = 500
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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|}}
  
 
==Personal==
 
==Personal==
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*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=52779 Project Vote Smart biography]
* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=105447 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88724 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=67674 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=14815 2002]
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* Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=141130 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=126255 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=105447 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=88724 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=67674 2004], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=14815 2002]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Rosie-Berger-for-Wyoming-House-of-Representatives/132704543434344 Rosie Berger on Facebook]
 
*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Rosie-Berger-for-Wyoming-House-of-Representatives/132704543434344 Rosie Berger on Facebook]
  

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Rosie Berger
Berger.jpg
Wyoming State House, District 51
Incumbent
In office
2003 - Present
Term ends
January 5, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Speaker Pro Tempore, Wyoming House of Representaitves
2013-present
Compensation
Base salary$150/day
Per diem$109/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sRegis University, 1996
Personal
Birthday01/07/1955
Place of birthMonroe, WI
ReligionProtestant
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Rosie Berger (b. January 7, 1955) is a Republican member of the Wyoming House of Representatives, representing District 51 since 2003. In the 2013-2014 session, Berger serves as State House Speaker Pro Tempore.

Berger attended the University of Wisconsin in 1976. She also attended Sheridan College in 1994. She then earned her BS in Business Administration from Regis University in 1996.

Berger was the Manager of Johnny Appleseed Travel in Denver from 1977 to 1988. In 1978, she was Manager of The Travel Office in Gillette. She then worked as Agent/Owner of Britain World Travel from 1978 to 1992. From 1992 to 1995, she was District Manager of Business Travel Services. Berger was a Business Manager for Four Winds Ministries from 1997 to 1998. She then worked as Event Coordinator for Polo Ranch Cutting Classic from 1999 to 2001.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Wyoming Committee Assignments, 2013
Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions, Chair
Rules and Procedure, Chair
Joint Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions, Chair
Joint Rules and Procedure

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Issues

Political positions

Debt negotiations

Berger is Co-Chair of a bipartisan group organized by the National Conference of Legislatures called the Task Force on Federal Deficit Reduction (TFFDR). Consisting of 23 state lawmakers from 17 states,[2] the group went to Capitol Hill on September 21, 2011 to urge the Congressional Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction to cut the nation's debt but not impose severe budget cuts on the states.

TFFDR urged the Committee to consider new revenue as a possibility, instead of just focusing on budget cuts as House Speaker John Boehner has proposed. The group specifically proposed passage of the "Main Street Fairness Act," which would allow states to tax online retailers.[3]

Elections

2012

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2012

Berger won re-election in the 2012 election for the Wyoming House of Representatives District 51. She ran unopposed in the Republican primary on August 21[4] and was also unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[5]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 51, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRosie Berger Incumbent 98.2% 4,768
     Write-Ins Various 1.8% 85
Total Votes 4,853

2010

See also: Wyoming House of Representatives elections, 2010

Berger was re-elected to the Wyoming House of Representatives, District 51. She was unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010. She defeated Republican William Doenz in the August 17, 2010 primary. [6][7]

Wyoming House of Representatives, District 51, General election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Rosie Berger (R) 3,437
Wyoming House of Representatives, District 51 Republican Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Rosie Berger (R) 1,504
William J. Doenz (R) 772

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Berger is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Berger raised a total of $45,646 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 11, 2013.[8]

Rosie Berger's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Wyoming State House, District 51 Won $3,650
2010 Wyoming State House, District 51 Won $12,600
2008 Wyoming State House, District 51 Won $4,900
2006 Wyoming State House, District 51 Won $1,275
2004 Wyoming State House, District 51 Won $12,871
2002 Wyoming State House, District 51 Won $10,350
Grand Total Raised $45,646
Berger won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2012. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $3,650. Berger won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2010. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $12,600. Berger won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2008. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $4,900. Berger won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2006. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $1,275. Berger won re-election to the Wyoming State House in 2004. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $12,871. Berger won election to the Wyoming State House in 2002. During that election cycle, Berger raised a total of $10,350.

Personal

Berger has a husband, Robert.

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