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  |Religion = Presbyterian
 
  |Religion = Presbyterian
 
  |Office website = http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=6482
 
  |Office website = http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=6482
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  |Campaign website = http://tylerolson.org/
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  |Personal website = http://www.facebook.com/tyleriowa
 
}}{{tnr}}'''Tyler Olson''' is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 65. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
 
}}{{tnr}}'''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 {{2014is}} a 2014 candidate for [[Governor of Iowa]]. He {{2014isseeking}} the Democratic  nomination in the primary election on June 3, 2014. {{Nov2014genelection}}
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Olson {{2014is}} a 2014 candidate for [[Governor of Iowa]].<ref>[http://tylerolson.org/ ''Tyler Olson for Governor 2014,'' "Homepage," accessed July 11, 2013]</ref> He {{2014isseeking}} the Democratic  nomination in the primary election on June 3, 2014. {{Nov2014genelection}}
  
 
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.
 
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.
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Olson {{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> He {{2014isseeking}} the [[Democratic]] nomination in the primary election on June 3, 2014. {{Nov2014genelection}}
 
Olson {{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> He {{2014isseeking}} the [[Democratic]] nomination in the primary election on June 3, 2014. {{Nov2014genelection}}
  
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===Endorsements===
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Olson's 2014 gubernatorial campaign has been endorsed by:
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*Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Local 110 - Cedar Rapids<ref>[http://blogs.desmoinesregister.com/dmr/index.php/2013/09/19/tyler-olson-claims-first-union-endorsement-of-democratic-race-for-governor ''The DesMoines Register,'' "Tyler Olson claims first union endorsement of Democratic race for governor," September 19, 2013]</ref>
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
  
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Olson
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|Full name = Tyler Olson
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|year = 2006
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|Editdate = September 20, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8074 ''followthemoney.org'', "Olson, Tyler," accessed September 20, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 65162
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 65]]
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|totalraised2010 = 59855
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|Iowa State House, District 38]]
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|totalraised2008 = 78013
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008|Iowa State House, District 38]]
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|totalraised2006 = 98852
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006|Iowa State House, District 38]]
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}}
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===2012===
 
===2012===
{{State leg donor}}
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Olson
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|full Name = Tyler Olson
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140179
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|new = no
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 65,162
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|org1 = Iowa Credit Union League
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|org2 = Iowa Association of Realtors
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|org3 = Iowa Health Care Association
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|org4 = Hy-Vee Inc
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|org5 = Iowa State Bar Association
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|orgamount1 = 5500
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|orgamount2 = 4500
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|orgamount3 = 2200
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|orgamount4 = 2100
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|orgamount5 = 2100
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|}}
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 Olson collected $59,855 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 Olson collected $59,855 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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==See also==
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*[[Governor of Iowa]]
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*[[Iowa gubernatorial election, 2014]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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{{Wikipedia}}
 
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*[http://www.tylerolson.org/ Tyler Olson's Personal Website]
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*[http://www.tylerolson.org/ Tyler Olson for Governor 2014 Official Campaign Website]
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*[http://www.facebook.com/tyleriowa Tyler Olson on Facebook]
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*[http://twitter.com/tylerolson Tyler Olson on Twitter]
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*[http://instagram.com/olson4gov Tyler Olson on Instagram]
 
*[http://www.tylerolson.net/2009/04/30/from-nothing-to-1-in-52-days/ Tyler Olson's Blog]
 
*[http://www.tylerolson.net/2009/04/30/from-nothing-to-1-in-52-days/ Tyler Olson's Blog]
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=6482 Tyler Olson on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=6482 Tyler Olson on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=58501 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=58501 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=58501 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=58501 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96520 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83106 2006]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140179 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121553 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96520 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=83106 2006]
 
*[http://twitter.com/tylerolson Tyler Olson on Twitter]
 
*[http://twitter.com/tylerolson Tyler Olson on Twitter]
  

Revision as of 08:17, 23 September 2013

Tyler Olson
Tyler Olson.jpg
Current candidacy
Running for Governor of Iowa
Date of primaryJune 3, 2014
Current office
Iowa House of Representatives District 65
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
Campaign 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 is a 2014 candidate for Governor of Iowa.[1] He is seeking the Democratic nomination in the primary election on June 3, 2014. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

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 running for Governor of Iowa in the 2014 election.[2] He is seeking the Democratic nomination in the primary election on June 3, 2014. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

Endorsements

Olson's 2014 gubernatorial campaign has been endorsed by:

  • Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union Local 110 - Cedar Rapids[3]

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.[4][5]

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.[6]

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. [7] He raised $78,013 for his campaign. [8]

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

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Olson is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Olson raised a total of $301,882 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[9]

Tyler Olson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 65 Won $65,162
2010 Iowa State House, District 38 Won $59,855
2008 Iowa State House, District 38 Won $78,013
2006 Iowa State House, District 38 Won $98,852
Grand Total Raised $301,882

2012

Olson won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Olson raised a total of $65,162.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Tyler Olson's campaign in 2012
Iowa Credit Union League$5,500
Iowa Association of Realtors$4,500
Iowa Health Care Association$2,200
Hy-Vee Inc$2,100
Iowa State Bar Association$2,100
Total Raised in 2012$65,162
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010 Olson collected $59,855 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[10]

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.[11]

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.[12]

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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)