Difference between revisions of "Anesa Kajtazovic"
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2014 U.S. House
Revision as of 14:14, 2 August 2013
|Iowa House of Representatives District 61|
|January 10, 2011-Present|
|January 11, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||University of Northern Iowa, 2007|
|Place of birth||Western Bosnia|
|Profession||Mortgage Analyst, GMAC Mortgage|
Kajtazovic is a potential Democratic candidate for the United States House of Representatives in the 2014 elections in the 1st congressional district of Iowa. She announced on July 7, 2013 that she is launching an exploratory committee to analyze the possibility of running for U.S. Rep. Bruce Braley’s open seat in 2014.
Kajtazovic earned her B.A. in Business Administration and Public Administration from the University of Northern Iowa in 2007. Her professional experience includes working as a mortgage analyst for GMAC.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kajtazovic served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012|
|• State Government|
|• Veterans Affairs|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kajtazovic served on the following committees:
|Iowa Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Local Government|
|• State Government|
|• Ways and Means|
Kajtazovic is potentially running for election to the U.S. House, representing the 1st congressional district of Iowa. Kajtazovic would seek the Democratic nomination in the primary. The general election takes place on November 4, 2014.
Kajtazovic ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 60. Kajtazovic ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Lyn Tackett (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 61, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Anesa Kajtazovic Incumbent||70.3%||9,602|
In the June 8th primary election, Kajitazovic defeated Democratic incumbent Kerry Burt by a margin of 654 to 61. Burt was no longer actively campaigning.
|Iowa House of Representatives, District 21 General Election (2010)|
|Anesa Kajtazovic (D)||5,539|
|John Rooff (R)||3,875|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Kajtazovic raised $78,479 in contributions. 
Her four largest contributors were:
|Iowa House Truman Fund||$32,250|
|AFSCME Iowa Council 61||$7,750|
|Food & Commercial Workers District 431||$4,000|
|Food & Commercial Workers||$3,000|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Anesa + Kajtazovic + Iowa + Legislature
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- Personal website
- Iowa House of Representatives - Rep. Kajtazovic
- Iowa House Democrats Candidate Page for Anesa Kajtazovic
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- Anesa Kajtazovic on Facebook
- KWWL "State Rep. Anesa Kajtazovic explores run for U.S. House" Accessed July 9, 2013
- WCF Courrier "Waterloo's Anesa Kajtazovic considering 1st District run" Accessed July 9, 2013
- Iowa Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results"
- Iowa Department of Elections, "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012
- Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010
- 2010 contributions
Jo Oldson (D)
|Iowa House of Representatives District 61
| Succeeded by|
|Iowa House of Representatives District 21
| Succeeded by|
Jack Drake (R)
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