Todd Taylor

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Todd Taylor
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Member of the Iowa House of Representatives
from the 34th district
54th (1995 – 2003)
Incumbent
Assumed office
1995
Preceded by Richard Running
Personal details
Born (1966-05-21) May 21, 1966 (age 48)
Ames, Iowa
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Kim
Residence Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Religion Community of Christ
Website Taylor's website

Todd Taylor (born May 21, 1966) is the Iowa State Representative from the 34th District. He has served in the Iowa House of Representatives since 1994. He received his BA from Graceland College and his BS from the University of Northern Iowa.

As of September 2011, Taylor serves on several committees in the Iowa House - the Appropriations, Labor, and State Government committees. He also serves as ranking member of the Justice System Appropriations Subcommittee and as a member of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy Council and of the Statewide Fire and Police Retirement Board of Trustees.

Taylor was first elected in a June 27, 1995 special election, succeeding fellow Democrat Richard Running in the 54th District. When the districts were redrawn for the 2002 election, Taylor won re-election into the new 34th District.

Electoral history[edit]

*incumbent

Election Political result Candidate Party Votes %
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2002 [5]
District 34
Turnout: 10,766
Democratic (newly redistricted) Todd Taylor* Democratic 6,164 57.3
Charles H. Wieneke Republican 4,590 42.6
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004 [6]
District 34
Democratic hold Todd Taylor* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006 [7]
District 34
Turnout: 10,929
Democratic hold Todd Taylor* Democratic 7,312 66.9
David Gochenouer Republican 3,608 33.0
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008 [8]
District 34
Democratic hold Todd Taylor* Democratic unopposed
Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010 [9]
District 34
Turnout: 10,771
Democratic hold Todd Taylor* Democratic 5,959 55.3
Jim Burke Republican 4,246 39.4

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Iowa House of Representatives
Preceded by
Richard Running
54th District
1995 – 2003
Succeeded by
Christopher Rants
Preceded by
Robert Osterhaus
34th District
2003 – present
Succeeded by
Incumbent