|Running for Governor of North Dakota|
|General election||November 6, 2012|
|North Dakota State Senate District 7|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position||11|
|Minority Leader, North Dakota State Senate|
|Per diem||Up to $1,040/month for lodging|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||North Dakota State University|
Taylor is a Rancher/Columnist/Territory Manager for Fort Dodge Animal Health.
Taylor earned his BS in Agricultural Economics/Mass Communications from North Dakota State University.
Taylor serves as Minority Leader in the 2011-2012 session. He is not listed on any committees.
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Taylor served on these committees:
Taylor was not opposed in the primary election on June 8, 2010.
|North Dakota Senate General Election, District 7 (2010)|
|Ryan Taylor (D)||3,376||60.39%|
|Craig Wollenburg (R)||2,210||39.53%|
On November 7, 2006, Taylor was re-elected to the 7th District Seat in the North Dakota State Senate, besting Dick Anderson (R).  Taylor raised $4,325 for his campaign, while Anderson raised $3,350. 
|North Dakota Senate, District 7 (2008)|
|Ryan Taylor (D)||3,715|
|Dick Anderson (R)||1,947|
In 2006, Taylor collected $4,325 in donations. These were the largest contributors.
|NORTH DAKOTA SENATE DEMOCRATIC-NPL CAUCUS||$1,250|
|NORTH DAKOTA LIGNITE COUNCIL||$500|
|NORTH DAKOTA ASSOCIATION OF TELEPHONE COOPERATIVES||$500|
Taylor and his wife Nikki have one child.
- Taylor's official campaign website
- Biography from the North Dakota State Senate website
- Legislative profile Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2004, 2002
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