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Kressig ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 59. Kressig ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[James R. Kenyon]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
 
Kressig ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 59. Kressig ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[James R. Kenyon]] in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/default.aspx?eid=22 ''Iowa Secretary of State,'' "Official Primary Results"]</ref><ref>[http://sos.iowa.gov/elections/pdf/2012/primary/candlist.pdf ''Iowa Department of Elections,'' "2012 Primary Candidates," accessed May 15, 2012]</ref>
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Revision as of 15:03, 4 December 2012

Bob Kressig
Bob Kressig.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 19
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayDecember 31, 1953
Place of birthDubuque, IA
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Bob Kressig (b. December 31, 1953) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing the 19th District since 2005.

Kressig is a retired Joint Trainer with John Deere/United Auto Workers.

He is a member of the Cedar Falls Lions Club, John Deere Community Credit Union, Nazareth Lutheran Church, Rainbow Cyclists of Waterloo, and the United Auto Workers.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kressig has been appointed to the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Kressig served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Kressig ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 59. Kressig ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated James R. Kenyon in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 59, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBob Kressig Incumbent 57% 8,762
     Republican James Kenyon 43% 6,621
Total Votes 15,383

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Kressig won re-election to the 19th District seat against Darin Beck (R). Kressig had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 19 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngBob Kressig (D) 5,577
Darin Beck (R) 5,075

2008

On November 4, 2008, Kressig was re-elected to the 19th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Carlin Hageman (R). [5] Kressig raised $88,533 for his campaign, while Hageman raised $51,432. [6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 19
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngBob Kressig (D) 8,468
Carlin Hageman (R) 6,234

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010 Kressig collected $143,192 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]


2008

In 2008 Kressig collected $88,533 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Democratic Party $13,393
Iowa Credit Union League $12,500
Great Plains Laborers District Council $5,300
United Food & Commercial Workers International Union $5,000

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