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|Iowa House of Representatives District 15|
|2001-November 28, 2012|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Associate's||North Iowa Area Community College, 1994|
|Service/branch||United States Military|
|Years of service||1987-1991|
|Date of birth||July 11, 1968|
|Place of birth||New Hampton, IA|
Quirk served in the United States Military from 1987-1991, and has worked as an electrical contractor.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Quirk served on the following committees:
- Commerce, Ranking Member
- State Government
- Subcommittee on Transportation, Infrastructure, and Capitals Appropriations
- Ways and Means
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Quirk served on the following committees:
Quirk ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 52. Quirk ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012, and defeated Eric Hungerford (I) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 52, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Josh Byrnes Incumbent||71.4%||9,777|
Quirk won re-election to the 15th District seat against Michael T. Klimesh (R). Quirk had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 15 General Election (2010)|
|Brian Quirk (D)||5,790|
|Michael T. Klimesh (R)||4,856|
On November 4, 2008, Quirk was re-elected to the 15th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Dan Lensing (Nominated by petition). Quirk raised $123,700 for his campaign, while Lensing raised $0.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 15|
|Brian Quirk (D)||9,679|
In 2010 Quirk collected $88,229 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:
|Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Brian Quirk's campaign in 2010|
|Master Builders Of Iowa||$12,000|
|Iowa Bankers Association||$6,000|
|Associated General Contractors Of Iowa||$5,000|
|Iowa Hospital Association||$3,500|
|Iowa Motor Truck Association||$3,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$88,229|
In 2008 Quirk collected $123,700 in donations.
His four largest contributors were:
|Master Builders of Iowa||$11,500|
|Iowa Bankers Association||$7,750|
|Iowa Hospital Association||$6,000|
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- Brian Quirk's Official Website
- Brian Quirk on the Iowa Legislature Website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- WCF Courier, "Quirk leaves statehouse for new job; retired coach to seek seat," November 30, 2012
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Quirk
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," accessed October 1, 2014
- Iowa Department of Elections, "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official 2010 General election results," accessed October 1, 2014
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official 2008 General election results," accessed April 7, 2014
- Follow The Money, "Funds raised by 2008 Iowa House candidates," accessed April 7, 2014
- Follow The Money, "2010 Contributions," accessed April 7, 2014
- 2008 Contributions to Brian Quirk
|Iowa House of Representatives District 15
2001–November 28, 2012
| Succeeded by|
Mark A. Brandenburg (R)
State of Iowa
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