Kerry Burt

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Kerry Burt
Kerry Burt.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 21
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Kerry Burt was a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 21st District from 2009-2011.

Burt dropped his plans for re-election on April 7, 2010. He and eight others have been charged with giving false addresses to avoid paying full tuition at a state-run teacher training school.[1]

Burt has been a TV Announcer with Gateway Conference, EMT/Instructor with the Hazardous Materials Regional Training Center, a Financial Consultant with Kerry Burt Financial, firefighter, and assistant football coach.

He is involved with the Boys and Girls Club, is a Scout Master with Cub Scout Pack 56, and is Co-Founder of The Black Alliance.[2]

Committee assignments



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

In the June 8th primary election, Burt was defeated by Democratic primary opponent Anesa Kajtazovic by a margin of 654 to 61.


On November 4, 2008, Burt was elected to the 21st District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Tami Wiencek (R).[3] Burt raised $57,899 for his campaign, while Wiencek raised $116,484.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 21
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngKerry Burt (D) 6,673
Tami Wiencek (R) 6,454

Campaign donors


In 2008 Burt collected $57,899 in donations.[5]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Service Employees Local 199 $10,000
United Food & Commercial Workers International Union $10,000
International Association of Fire Fighters $5,000
AFSCME Iowa Council 61 $3,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 125 $3,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Iowa House of Representatives District 21
Succeeded by
Anesa Kajtazovic