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|Iowa House of Representatives District 30|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Southeast Polk High School|
|Bachelor's||Upper Iowa University|
|Profession||Golf Course Manager|
Riding earned his B.S. from Upper Iowa University. His professional experience includes managing his family's golf course.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Riding served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• Local Government|
|• Ways and Means|
Riding's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
|“||I will continue to propose and support public policies that:
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 Joe Riding was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Zach Nunn was unopposed in the Republican primary. Riding faced Nunn in the general election. Nunn defeated the incumbent, Riding, in the general election.
|Iowa House of Representatives District 30, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Joe Riding Incumbent||43.9%||5,733|
Riding ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 30. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012. Incumbent David Jacoby ran in district 74 due to redistricting. Riding defeated Jim Carley (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 30, General Election, 2012|
Riding and his wife, Leann, have two children.
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- joeriding.com, "Official Campaign Website," accessed April 8, 2014
- joeriding.com, "Official campaign website," accessed September 25, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- 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 23, 2012
David Jacoby (D)
|Iowa House of Representatives District 30
| Succeeded by|
Zach Nunn (R)
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