Bob Kressig

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Bob Kressig
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Iowa House of Representatives District 19
In office
Term ends
January 10, 2013
Years in position 10
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
Date of birthDecember 31, 1953
Place of birthDubuque, IA
Office website
Personal website
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


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


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



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.[2]

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


On November 4, 2008, Kressig was re-elected to the 19th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Carlin Hageman (R). [3] Kressig raised $88,533 for his campaign, while Hageman raised $51,432. [4]

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

Campaign donors


In 2010 Kressig collected $143,192 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[5]

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


In 2008 Kressig collected $88,533 in donations.[6]

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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Iowa House of Representatives District 19
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