Megan Suhr

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Megan Suhr
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives, District 28
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolPekin Community School
Bachelor'sIndian Hills Community College
Personal
Place of birthPackwood, IA
ProfessionConsumer Advocate
CandidateVerification
Megan Suhr is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 28 of the Iowa House of Representatives. She ran unsuccessfully for the same seat in 2012.

Suhr currently works as a consumer advocate and small business owner. She attended Indian Hills Community College, receiving a Bachelor's degree in Child Development and Early Elementary Education.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

Education

  • Excerpt: "Megan also believes in increasing technical programs to assist in our under employed and unemployed workforce."

Business

  • Excerpt: "She will work towards providing a climate that facilitates putting people back to work, providing small businesses the opportunity to thrive in any economy by reducing property taxes, and work towards reducing corporate income taxes."

Healthcare

  • Excerpt: "Megan believes all people deserve the opportunity to be healthy and seek the care that best suits their needs."

Climate Change

  • Excerpt: "She will work towards a sustainable Iowa for her children, and for future generations."

Farming

  • Excerpt: "She will work to support the farm families within the district so that they may pass on the family farm to future generations."

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. Megan Suhr was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Greg T. Heartsill was unopposed in the Republican primary. Suhr will face Heartsill in the general election.[2][3][4]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Suhr ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 28. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and was defeated by Greg T. Heartsill (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 28, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Heartsill 55.5% 8,197
     Democratic Megan Suhr 44.5% 6,569
Total Votes 14,766

Personal

Suhr and her husband Michael have two children.[1]

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