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Stephen Sandstrom
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Utah House of Representatives District 58
Former member
In office
2007-2012
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Councilman, City of Orem
1993-2006
Education
Bachelor'sBrigham Young University, 1990
Personal
BirthdayMarch 18, 1964
Place of birthProvo, Utah
ProfessionPrincipal Architect, Sandstrom Associates Architecture
ReligionLDS
CandidateVerification
Stephen Sandstrom (b. March 18, 1964) is a former Republican member of the Utah House of Representatives, representing District 58 from 2007 to 2012.

Sandstrom served as Precinct Chair of the Utah County Republican Party from 1996 to 1998. He also served as a Councilman for the City of Orem from 1993 to 2006. Sandstrom joined the Utah State House of Representatives in 2007. He has served in that position since, representing the 58th District.

Sandstrom was a Draftsman for Sandstrom Associates Architecture from 1984 to 1987. He then worked for Arjay Medical as a Corporate Pilot from 1987 to 1989. From 1990 to 1992, he was a Pilot/First Officer for Skywest Airlines. Sandstrom then worked as an Architect for Sandstrom Associates Architecture from 1993 to 1996. He then worked for United States Airways Air Express as a Captain from 1998 to 2002. From 1995 to 2008, he was the President of Sandstrom Associates Architecture.

Sandstrom earned his BA in Political Science from Brigham Young University in 1990.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

Sandstrom ran for Utah's newly created 4th congressional district of the U.S. House in 2012. He was defeated in the Republican convention by Mia Love.[1][2]

2010

On November 2, 2010 Sandstrom won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives, District 58[3].

Utah House of Representatives, District 58 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Sandstrom (R) 5,242
Steve Baugh (D) 3,176

2008

On November 4, 2008, Sandstrom won re-election to the Utah House of Representatives, District 58 defeating opponent Steve Baugh (D).[4]

Sandstrom raised $36,201 for his campaign while Baugh raised $47,312.[5]

Utah State House of Representatives, District 58 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Stephen Sandstrom (R) 7,275
Steve Baugh (D) 4,858

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Sandstrom received $40,499 in campaign contributions. The largest contributors are listed below.[6]

Utah House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Stephen Sandstrom's campaign in 2010
Sandstrom, Stephen Eric$10,000
Utah County Republican Party$3,500
Clark, David L$2,000
Valentine, John$1,500
Utah Association Of Collectors$1,500
Total Raised in 2010 $40,499

2008

Sandstrom raised $36,201 for the 2008 election.

His major contributors are listed below.[7]

Donor Amount
Sandstrom & Associates Architecture $5,000
Stephen Sandstrom $4,500
Utah House Republican Elections Committee $2,500

Scorecards

The Sutherland Institute Scorecard

See also: The 2012 Sutherland Institute Legislative Score Card

The Sutherland Institute, "a conservative public policy think tank" in Utah, releases its Scorecard for Utah State Representatives and Senators once a year. The Score Card gives each legislator a score based on how they voted in the prior legislative term on specific issues which the Sutherland Institute thought were pro-conservative policies.[8]

2012

Stephen Sandstrom received a score of 92% in the 2012 scorecard.[9]

Personal

Sandstrom and his wife, Jennie, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Utah House of Representatives District 58
2007-present
Succeeded by
Keven Stratton