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  |Name = Todd Taylor
 
  |Name = Todd Taylor
 
  |Profile picture = Todd Taylor.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Todd Taylor.jpg
  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 34
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 70
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 1995-Present
 
  |Tenure = 1995-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 10, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 1995
 
  |Assumed office = 1995
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
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  |Base salary = $25,000/year
 
  |Base salary = $25,000/year
  |Per diem = $118/day
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |First elected = 1994
 
  |First elected = 1994
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
  |Prior office =  
 
  |Prior office =  
 
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  |Campaign website = http://www.votetoddtaylor.com/
 
  |Campaign website = http://www.votetoddtaylor.com/
 
  |Personal website =  
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Todd Taylor''' (b. May 21, 1966) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 34th District since 1995.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Todd Taylor''' (b. May 21, 1966) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 70. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994.
  
Taylor has been a Staff Representative with the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees Iowa Council 61, and a Commissioner with the Iowa Department of Elder Affairs.
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Taylor's professional experience includes working as a Staff Representative with the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees Iowa Council 61, and a Commissioner with the Iowa Department of Elder Affairs.
 
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He is a member of the Boy Scouts of America and the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6539 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Taylor]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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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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{{Committee Assignments
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 = Labor
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|Committee3 = State Government
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Taylor has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Taylor served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Labor Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Labor]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[State Government Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|State Government]]
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*Subcommittee on Justice System Appropriations, Ranking Member
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 = Labor  
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|Committee3 = State Government  
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Taylor served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Taylor served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Labor Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Labor]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Rebuild Iowa and Disaster Recovery Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Rebuild Iowa and Disaster Recovery]]
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|Collapse= Yes
* [[State Government Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|State Government]]
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|State = Iowa
*Subcommittee on Justice System Appropriations (Co-Chair)
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 = Labor  
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|Committee3 = Rebuild Iowa and Disaster Recovery  
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|Committee4 = State Government  
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Taylor ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 70. Taylor ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. No Democratic candidates filed in the district. The general election took place 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 May 15, 2012]</ref>
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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives, District 70, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Todd Taylor
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Lance Lefebure
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|votes1 =  10487
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|votes2 = 5929
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 Taylor collected $40,747 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
 
In 2010 Taylor collected $40,747 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
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==Personal==
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Taylor is a member of the Boy Scouts of America and the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6539 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Taylor]</ref>
  
 
==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Todd + Taylor + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Todd + Taylor + Iowa + Legislature'''
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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{{Wikipedia}}
 
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*[http://www.votetoddtaylor.com/ Todd Taylor's Personal Website]
 
*[http://www.votetoddtaylor.com/ Todd Taylor's Personal Website]
*[http://www.house.iowa.gov/taylor/?page_id=3 Todd Taylor's Official Website]
 
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=54 Todd Taylor on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=54 Todd Taylor on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6539 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=6539 Project Vote Smart Bio]
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Revision as of 09:37, 18 June 2013

Todd Taylor
Todd Taylor.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 70
Incumbent
In office
1995-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sGraceland College, 1988
Personal
BirthdayMay 21, 1966
Place of birthAmes, IA
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Todd Taylor (b. May 21, 1966) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 70. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994.

Taylor's professional experience includes working as a Staff Representative with the American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees Iowa Council 61, and a Commissioner with the Iowa Department of Elder Affairs.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Labor
State Government

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Taylor ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 70. Taylor ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. No Democratic candidates filed in the district. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 70, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Taylor Incumbent 63.9% 10,487
     Republican Lance Lefebure 36.1% 5,929
Total Votes 16,416

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Taylor won re-election to the 34th District seat against Jim Burke (R). Taylor had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 34 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Taylor (D) 5,959
Jim Burke (R) 4,246

2008

On November 4, 2008, Taylor was re-elected to the 34th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives with no opposition. [4] He raised $43,302 for his campaign. [5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 34
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Taylor (D) 11,625

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Taylor collected $40,747 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[6]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Todd Taylor's campaign in 2010
AFSCME Iowa Council 61$6,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125$4,000
Iowa Democratic Party$2,859
United Transportation Union$2,000
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $40,747

2008

In 2008 Taylor collected $43,302 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125 $5,000
United Transportation Union $5,000
AFSCME Iowa Council 61 $2,495
Iowa Credit Union League $2,000

Personal

Taylor is a member of the Boy Scouts of America and the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.[8]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Todd + Taylor + Iowa + Legislature

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kevin Koester (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 70
2013–present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 34
1995–2013
Succeeded by
Bruce Hunter (D)