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Matt Windschitl

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Matt Windschitl
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Iowa House of Representatives District 17
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyRepublican
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
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Marine Corps
Years of service2001-2009
Personal
BirthdayDecember 30, 1983
Place of birthMarshalltown, IA
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Matt Windschitl (b. December 30, 1983) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 17. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Windschitl serves as Assistant Majority Leader.

Biography

Windschitl's professional experience includes working as a Gunsmith with Double Barrel Shooters Supply and Conductor on the Union Pacific Railroad. He served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Reserve.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Administration and Rules, Chair
Judiciary
Local Government
Veterans Affairs
Ways and Means

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Windschitl 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 consist of a primary election on June 3, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Kenneth Mertes is unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Matt W. Windschitl is unopposed in the Republican primary.[2]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Windschitl ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 17. Winschitl ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Windschitl won re-election to the 56th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 56
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Windschitl (R) 7,854

2008

On November 4, 2008, Windschitl was re-elected to the 56th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Jan Creasman (D).[6] Windschitl raised $45,297 for his campaign, while Creasman raised $8,120.[7]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 56
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngMatt Windschitl (R) 8,166
Jan Creasman (D) 5,726

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Windschitl is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Windschitl raised a total of $204,213 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[8]

Matt Windschitl's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 17 Won $41,715
2010 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $47,949
2008 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $45,297
2006 Iowa State House, District 56 Won $69,252
Grand Total Raised $204,213

2012

Windschitl won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Windschitl raised a total of $41,715.

2010

In 2010 Windschitl collected $47,949 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[9]


2008

In 2008 Windschitl collected $45,297 in donations.[10]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowans for Tax Relief $12,500
Iowa Republican Party $4,951
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $3,500
McElmeel, Eric & Vicki $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Pat Grassley (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 17
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 56
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Patti Ruff (D)