Charles Schneider

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Charles Schneider
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Iowa State Senate District 22
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 – present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
First electedDecember 11, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Charles Schneider is a Republican member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 22. He was first elected to the chamber on December 11, 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Schneider served on the following committees:

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Economic Growth/Rebuild Iowa
Judiciary
Veterans Affairs
Ways and Means

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012 and State legislative special elections, 2012

Schneider won election in the December 11, 2012 special election for Iowa State Senate District 22. The special election was called to replace incumbent Pat Ward (R) who died of cancer on October 15. Schneider defeated Desmund Adams (D) in the special election.[1][2][3]

Iowa State Senate, District 22, Special Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngCharles Schneider 56.5% 5,378
     Democratic Desmund Adams 43.4% 4,136
     Write-In Various 0.1% 8
Total Votes 9,522

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Political offices
Preceded by
Steven Sodders (R)
Iowa Senate District 22
2013–present
Succeeded by
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