|Iowa House of Representatives, District 25|
|January 14, 2014 - Present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Bachelor's||University of California, Berkeley|
|Service/branch||United States Marine Corps|
Gustafson earned his B.S. in Finance from the University of California, Berkeley. Gustafson's professional experience includes owning his own law practice and working for Mattel Toys. He served in the United States Marine Corps and the Reserves for 23 years.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Gustafson served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Economic Growth|
|• Human Resources|
|• Judiciary, Vice-chair|
|• Veterans Affairs|
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. Incumbent Stan Gustafson defeated Joan Acela in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
|Iowa House of Representatives District 26, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Scott Ourth Incumbent||54%||6,725|
|Republican||James L. Butler||46%||5,726|
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 25 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Stan Gustafson Incumbent||63.5%||1,261|
A special election for the position of Iowa House of Representatives District 25 was called for January 7, with a runoff if necessary on February 4. Candidates were nominated by their party rather than chosen through a primary.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 25, Special Election, 2014|
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- Official candidate list
- 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 results," accessed December 1, 2014
- theiowarepublican.com, "Gustafson Nominated in House District 25 Special Election," December 2, 2013
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed December 17, 2013
- desmoinesregister.com, "Republican Stan Gustafson wins special Iowa House election," January 7, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official special election results," accessed January 15, 2014
- blogs.desmoinesregister.com, "Special election set for Iowa House District 25 vacancy," November 26, 2013
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Special election information," accessed November 26, 2013
Julian B. Garrett (R)
|Iowa House of Representatives District 25
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