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Roger Wendt

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Roger Wendt
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Iowa House of Representatives District 2
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession School Administrator
Roger Wendt (b. December 31, 1933) was a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 2nd District from 2003-2010.

On February 22, 2010, Wendt announced that, due to a serious medical condition, he would not be returning for the rest of the 2010 session. Wendt stated that he would not resign his seat, but that he would also not be seeking re-election in the fall.[1]

Wendt works as a school administrator.

He is a member of the American Association of School Administrators, Boys and Girls Home Board, National Educational Association, Phi Delta Kappa, and School Administrators of Iowa.[2]

Committee assignments



See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wendt did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Wendt was re-elected to the 2nd District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Rick Bertrand (R).[3] Wendt raised $82,071 for his campaign, while Bertrand raised $123,381.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 2
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngRoger Wendt (D) 4,709
Rick Bertrand (R) 4,429

Campaign donors


In 2008 Wendt collected $82,071 in donations.[5]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Democratic Party $56,168
Zarin, Judith $3,000
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $2,750
Iowa Credit Union League $1,000
Great Plains Laborers District Council $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Iowa House of Representatives District 2
Succeeded by
Chris Hall