Jarad Klein

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Jarad Klein
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Iowa House of Representatives District 78
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolKeota High School
Personal
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jarad Klein is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 78. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

Klein's professional experience includes working as a farmer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture, Vice-chair
Environmental Protection
Labor
Public Safety

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Jarad Klein was unopposed in the Republican primary and will face John Greener (D) in the general election. Greener filed to run on June 30, 2014.[1][2][3]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Klein ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 78. Klein defeated Priscilla Marlar in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. No Democratic candidates filed in the district. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 78 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJarad Klein Incumbent 81.9% 2,310
Priscilla Marlar 18.1% 510
Total Votes 2,820

2010

Klein won election to the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating incumbent Larry Marek (D) and David Arthur Smithers (G) in the November 2 general election.[6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 89 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJarad Klein (R) 6,339
Larry Marek (D) 5,121
David Arthur Smithers (G) 305

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Klein is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Klein raised a total of $375,149 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[7]

Jarad Klein's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 78 Won $28,630
2010 Iowa State House, District 89 Won $170,795
2008 Iowa State House, District 89 Defeated $175,724
Grand Total Raised $375,149

2012

Klein won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Klein raised a total of $28,630.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jarad Klein's campaign in 2012
Iowa Republican Party$8,690
Klein, Jarad J$5,000
Iowa Corn Growers Association$1,000
Kent, Mr & Mrs Jh$1,000
Iowa Hospital Association$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$28,630
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Klein raised $170,795 in contributions.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $133,047
Iowa Farm Bureau $8,964
Klein, Jarad & Rachel $2,305
Freedom First PAC Iowa $2,000

Personal

Klein and his wife, Rachel, have one child. He is a member of the Iowa Corn Growers Association, the Iowa Soybean Association and the Washington County Farm Bureau.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Vicki Lensing (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 78
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Larry Marek
Iowa House of Representatives District 89
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Jim Lykam (D)