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Olson is considering a run for [[Governor of Iowa]] in the 2014 election.<ref>[http://thegazette.com/2012/12/25/cedar-rapids-lawmakers-consider-run-for-governors-office/ ''The Gazette,'' "Cedar Rapids lawmakers consider run for governor's office," December 25, 2012]</ref>
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Olson is {{2014isrunning}} for [[Governor of Iowa]] in the 2014 election.<ref>[http://blogs.desmoinesregister.com/dmr/index.php/2013/07/09/democrat-tyler-olson-jumps-into-the-iowa-governors-race/article?nclick_check=1 ''Des Moines Register,'' Democrat Tyler Olson jumps into the Iowa governor’s race, July 9, 2013]</ref>
  
 
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Tyler Olson
Tyler Olson.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 65
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sClaremont McKenna College, 1998
J.D.University of Iowa, 2003
Personal
Place of birthCedar Rapids, IA
ProfessionAttorney
ReligionPresbyterian
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Tyler Olson is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 65. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Olson's professional experience includes working as an Attorney with Bradley and Riley, PC, Assistant Finance Director with the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, and Finance Director of Rob Tully for Congress.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Commerce
Ethics
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Iowa gubernatorial election, 2014

Olson is is running for Governor of Iowa in the 2014 election.[1]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Olson ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 65. Olson ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. No Republican candidates filed in the district. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Olson won re-election to the 38th District Seat in 2010 against Jason Marshall. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 38 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTyler Olson (D) 7,136
Jason Marshall (Ind) 1,410

2008

On November 4, 2008, Olson was re-elected to the 38th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives with no opposition. [5] He raised $78,013 for his campaign. [6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 38
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTyler Olson (D) 11,571

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Olson collected $59,855 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tyler Olson's campaign in 2010
Iowa Society Of Anesthesiologists$3,575
Iowa Credit Union League$2,750
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$2,500
Iowa Hospital Association$2,000
Iowa Dental Association$2,000
Total Raised in 2010 $59,855

2008

In 2008 Olson collected $78,013 in donations.[8]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $5,000
Iowa Credit Union League $3,000
Iowa Bankers Association $2,600
Iowa State Bar Association $2,100
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125 $2,100

Personal

Olson is a member of Access Iowa, the American Bar Association, Cedar Rapids Downtown Rotary, Citizens for a Better Cedar Rapids, First Presbyterian Church, Iowa State Bar Association, Linn County Bar Association, Linn County Phoenix Club, Linn Law Club, Neighborhood Revitalization Service Board of Directors, and the New Bohemia Arts and Culture District Board of Directors.[9]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ruth Ann Gaines (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 65
2013-present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 38
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Kevin Koester (R)