Ray Zirkelbach

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Ray Zirkelbach
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Iowa House of Representatives District 31
Former member
Term in office began
2005
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Ray Zirkelbach was a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 31st District from 2005 to 2011.

Zirkelbach served in the Iowa National Guard, Iraq from 2005-2007. He has also been a Corrections Officer at Anamosa State Penitentiary.[1]

Committee assignments

Elections

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Zirkelbach lost his bid for re-election to the 31st District seat against Lee Hein (R). Zirkelbach had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 31 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLee Hein (R) 6,280
Ray Zirkelbach (D) 5,431

2008

On November 4, 2008, Zirkelbach was re-elected to the 31st District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Dena Himes (R).[3] Zirkelbach raised $23,968 for his campaign, while Himes raised $49,285.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 31
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRay Zirkelbach (D) 9,818
Dena Himes (R) 5,096

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008 Zirkelbach collected $23,968 in donations.[5]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
International Association of Fire Fighters $3,500
Iowa Credit Union League $2,500
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $1,500
Peninsula Gaming $1,500

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 31
2005–2011
Succeeded by
Lee Hein