Todd E. Taylor

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State Senator
Democrat
Bills & Committees
AFSCME Representative
Linn
88
01/14/2019 - 01/10/2021
35

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
AFSCME Representative
Linn
87
01/09/2017 - 01/13/2019
70

Term

Serving twelfth term in House.

Profession

Union representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland College and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former assistant Democratic leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Area Labor Council and executive board member 2006 – present for the Linn County Democratic Central Committee. Member of Community of Christ Church and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, United States Humane Society, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002. Inducted into the Pioneer Lawmakers of Iowa 2015.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife, Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
AFSCME Representative
Linn
86
01/12/2015 - 01/08/2017
70

Term

Serving eleventh term in House.

Profession

Staff representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland College and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former assistant Democratic leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, executive board member 2006 – present, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, United States Humane Society, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife, Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
AFSCME Representative
Linn
85
01/14/2013 - 01/11/2015
70

Term

Serving tenth term in House.

Profession

Staff representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland College and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former assistant Democratic leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, executive board member 2006–present, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, United States Humane Society, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife, Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
AFSCME Representative
Linn
84
01/10/2011 - 01/13/2013
34

Term

Serving ninth term in House.

Profession

Staff representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland College and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former Assistant Democratic Leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council executive board member 2006-present, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, United States Humane Society, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife, Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
AFSCME Representative
Linn
83
01/12/2009 - 01/09/2011
34

Term

Serving seventh term in House.

Profession

Staff representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland College, and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Chair of the Justice Systems Appropriations Subcommittee. Former Assistant Democratic Leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, executive board member 2006-present, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, United States Humane Society, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
82
01/08/2007 - 01/11/2009
34

Term

Serving seventh term in House.

Profession

Staff representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former Assistant Democratic Leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, executive board member 2006-present, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Received Humane Legislator of the Year Award, United States Humane Society, 2007, and Labor Arbitration Institute Award, 1998, 1999, 2000, and 2002.

Birth and Residence

Born in 1966 in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
81
01/10/2005 - 01/07/2007
34

Term

Serving sixth term in House.

Profession

Staff representative for AFSCME.

Education

Received B.A. in English from Graceland and B.S. in political science from the University of Iowa.

Memberships and Activities

Former Assistant Democratic Leader. Past member of Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development Selection Board and Bowhay alumni. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America.

Birth and Residence

Born in Ames. Resides in Cedar Rapids.

Family Members

Wife Kim; one daughter and one son.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
80
01/13/2003 - 01/09/2005
34

Staff representative for AFSCME. Born in Ames. Raised and resides in Cedar Rapids. Received B.A. from Graceland College and B.S. from the University of Iowa. Member of Commission on Elder Affairs, Hawkeye Labor Council, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, R.L.D.S. Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Wife Kim. Serving fifth term in House.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
79
01/08/2001 - 01/12/2003
54

Staff representative for AFSCME. Born in Ames. Raised and resides in Cedar Rapids. Received B.A. from Graceland College and B.S. from the University of Iowa. Past member of the Commission on Elder Affairs. Member of the Hawkeye Labor Council, Linn County Democratic Central Committee, Community of Christ Church, and Boy Scouts of America. Wife Kim. Serving fourth term in House.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
78
01/11/1999 - 01/07/2001
54

Birth: May 21, 1966, Ames. Parents: Robert and Wanda (deceased) Taylor. Education: Graduated from Jefferson H.S., Cedar Rapids; B.A., English/writing, Graceland College, Lamoni, 1988; B.S., political science, U of I, 1990. Spouse: Kim. Profession and Activities: Commissioner, Department of Elder Affairs (IDEA). Community action volunteer - Cub Scout Troop 8, Cedar Rapids. Member: University of Iowa Alumni Association; National Conference of State Legislators, Standing Committee on Telecommunications and Information Policy Committee. Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD) Fellow, Fellowship 1998. Labor Arbitration Institute - Labor Studies Continuing Education, Chicago, 1997-98 sessions. Elected to Iowa House in special election in 1995. Term: Third.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
77
01/13/1997 - 01/10/1999
54

Birth: May 21, 1966, Ames. Parents: Robert and Wanda (deceased) Taylor. Education: Graduated from Jefferson High School, Cedar Rapids; B.A. in English/Writing, Graceland College, Lamoni, 1988; B.S. in Political Science, U of I, 1990. Spouse: Kim. Profession and Activities: Legislative assistant in 1992; staff representative with AFSCME Iowa Council 61. Member: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; board member, Iowa Commission on Elder Affairs. Term: Second.

Information from State Historical Society of Iowa resources
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State Representative
Democrat
Bills & Committees
Union Representative
Linn
76
06/27/1995 - 01/12/1997
54

Birth: May 21, 1966, Ames. Parents: Robert and Wanda (deceased) Taylor. Education: Graduated from Jefferson High School, Cedar Rapids; B.A. in English/Writing, Graceland College, Lamoni, 1988; B.S. in Political Science, UNI, 1990. Spouse: Kim, married December 9, 1995. Profession and Activities: Legislative assistant in 1992; Staff representative with AFSCME Iowa Council 61; Member: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Term: First.

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