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Kressig is a retired Joint Trainer with John Deere/United Auto Workers.
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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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32632 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kressig]</ref>
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Kressig 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.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32632 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Kressig]</ref>
  
 
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Bob Kressig
Bob Kressig.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 59
Incumbent
In office
2005-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 9
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
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 District 59. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Kressig's professional experience includes working as a Joint Trainer with John Deere/United Auto Workers.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Kressig served on the following committees:

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Commerce
Local Government
Public Safety

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Kressig served on 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.[1][2]

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.[3]

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). [4] Kressig raised $88,533 for his campaign, while Hageman raised $51,432. [5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 19
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBob Kressig (D) 8,468
Carlin Hageman (R) 6,234

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Kressig collected $143,192 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[6]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bob Kressig's campaign in 2010
Iowa Democratic Party$62,842
Iowa Credit Union League$16,500
Food & Commercial Workers District 431$6,000
AFSCME Iowa Council 61$5,500
Iowa Federation Of Labor AFL-CIO$3,000
Total Raised in 2010 $143,192

2008

In 2008 Kressig collected $88,533 in donations.[7]

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

Personal

Kressig 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.[8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Chris Hagenow (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 59
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 19
2005–2013
Succeeded by
Ralph Watts (R)