|Iowa House of Representatives District 95|
|January 14, 2013 - Present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|High school||Williamsburg High School|
|Master's||Grand Canyon University|
|Place of birth||Conroy, Iowa|
Stanerson earned his B.S. from Coe College and his M.S. in Education Administration from Grand Canyon University. His professional experience includes teaching middle and high school social studies for the North Linn Community School District.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Stanerson served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Education, Vice-chair|
|• Local Government|
|• State Government|
|• Veterans Affairs|
|• Ways and Means|
Stanerson's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
Effectively Managed the State Budget
- Excerpt: "Do not spend more money than the state takes in."
Created Certainty for Iowa Taxpayers and Employers
- Excerpt: "With the constant overreach, intrusion and insecurity made by the federal government, we were keenly aware of the challenges facing Iowa taxpayers and employers and worked to lessen the burdens they face at the state level."
Created Certainty for Iowa families
- Excerpt: "House Republicans focused this session on tearing down obstacles for hardworking middle class families. We worked to find ways to free Iowans from the harassment of government intrusion into their lives and instead simply allow them to raise their families and enjoy their communities."
Expanded Opportunities for Iowa’s Veterans
- Excerpt: "We recognized Iowa’s veterans are some of the most skilled and highly-trained men and women in the country. In an effort to honor those who are already in Iowa and encourage more to come here and enrich our communities and work for Iowa companies, I along with other veterans led the way in passing the Home Base Iowa Act. This package of legislation is designed to attract veterans back to Iowa and ensure they have the opportunities they need to be successful when they return."
Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Kristi Keast was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Quentin Stanerson was unopposed in the Republican primary. Stanerson defeated Keast in the general election.
|Iowa House of Representatives District 95, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Quentin Stanerson Incumbent||57.1%||7,624|
Stanerson won election in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 95. Stanerson ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012, and defeated Kristin Keast (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Joel Fry (R) is running for re-election to District 27.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 95, General Election, 2012|
Stanerson and wife, Nikki, have two children.
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- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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- Quentin Stanerson on Facebook
- stanersonforstatehouse.com, "Official Campaign Website," accessed September 29, 2014
- stanersonforstatehouse.com, "Issues," accessed September 29, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official primary election candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 30, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed July 7, 2014
- The Des Moines Register, "Election2014," accessed November 4, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed October 1, 2014
- Iowa Department of Elections, "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed April 26, 2012
Joel Fry (R)
|Iowa House of Representatives District 95
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