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  |Name = Bruce Hunter
 
  |Name = Bruce Hunter
 
  |Profile picture = Bruce Hunter.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Bruce Hunter.jpg
  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 62
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 34
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2003-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2003-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 10, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2003
 
  |Assumed office = 2003
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
 
  |Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
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  |Years leadership 5 =  
 
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  |Base salary = $25,000/year
 
  |Base salary = $25,000/year
  |Per diem = $118/day
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |Appointed by =  
 
  |First elected = 2002
 
  |First elected = 2002
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
  |Prior office =  
 
  |Prior office =  
 
  |Prior office years =  
 
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  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Campaign website =  
 
  |Personal website = http://brucehunter.org/
 
  |Personal website = http://brucehunter.org/
}}{{tnr}}'''Bruce Hunter''' (b. June 22, 1955) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 62nd District since winning a special election in 2003.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Bruce Hunter''' (b. June 22, 1955) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 34. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2012
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Human Resources
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|Committee2 = Labor
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|Committee3 = State Government
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
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* [[Labor Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Labor]], Ranking Member
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[State Government Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|State Government]]
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*Subcommittee on Administration and Regulation (Joint Appropriations)
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Human Resources  
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|Committee2 = Labor  
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|Committee3 = State Government  
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Labor Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Labor]]
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|Collapse= Yes
*Subcommittee on Administration and Regulation Appropriations (Co-Chair)
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 = Human Resources  
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|Committee3 = Labor  
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
  
Hunter is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 34. Hunter ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and will face [[Patti Branco]]  (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://www.electionresults.sos.iowa.gov/resultsSW.aspx?type=SEN&map=DIST ''Iowa Secretary of State'' "Unofficial Primary Results," June 5, 2012]</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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Hunter ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 34. Hunter ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Patti Branco]]  (R) 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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{{Election box 2012
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives, District 34, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Republican
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|winner1 = Bruce Hunter
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Patti Branco
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|votes1 = 8813
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|votes2 = 4608
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
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==Campaign donors==
 
==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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{{State leg donor}}
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 Hunter collected $17,140 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
 
In 2010 Hunter collected $17,140 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Bruce + Hunter + Iowa + Legislature'''
 
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term '''Bruce + Hunter + Iowa + Legislature'''
:''All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.''
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:''All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.''
 
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Bruce+Hunter+Iowa+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Bruce Hunter News Feed</rss>
 
<rss>http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&gl=us&q=Bruce+Hunter+Iowa+Legislature&um=1&ie=UTF-8&output=rss|template=slpfeed|max=10|title=Bruce Hunter News Feed</rss>
 
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{Submit a leg link}}
 
{{Submit a leg link}}
 
{{Wikipedia}}
 
{{Wikipedia}}
*[http://brucehunter.org/ Bruce Hunter's Personal Website]
 
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=317 Bruce Hunter on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=317 Bruce Hunter on the Iowa House Website]  
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32744 Project Vote Smart Bio]
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*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=32744 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=32744 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
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*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=32744 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96482 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80130 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62951 2004]
 
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96482 2008], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=80130 2006], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=62951 2004]
  
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Revision as of 15:19, 17 June 2013

Bruce Hunter
Bruce Hunter.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 34
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
BirthdayJune 22, 1955
Place of birthWabasha, WI
ProfessionLoan Consultant, Iowa Student Loans
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
Bruce Hunter (b. June 22, 1955) is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 34. He was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Human Resources
Labor
State Government

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Hunter ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 34. Hunter ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Patti Branco (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 34, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngBruce Hunter Incumbent 65.7% 8,813
     Republican Patti Branco 34.3% 4,608
Total Votes 13,421

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Hunter won re-election to the 62nd District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 62
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBruce Hunter (D) 5,661

2008

On November 4, 2008, Hunter was re-elected to the 62nd District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Chris Sanger (R). [4] Hunter raised $17,085 for his campaign, while Sanger raised $4,152. [5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 62
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBruce Hunter (D) 7,381
Chris Sanger (R) 4,261

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Hunter collected $17,140 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[6]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bruce Hunter's campaign in 2010
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$1,500
International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers$1,350
Friedmann Jr, Edward B$1,000
Barattas$993
Iowa Health Care Association$750
Total Raised in 2010 $17,140

2008

In 2008 Hunter collected $17,085 in donations.[7]

His five largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $1,750
Great Plains Laborers District Council $1,600
Iowa Credit Union League $1,500
Central Iowa Building & Construction Trades Council $1,000
International Association of Fire Fighters $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Todd Taylor (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 34
2013–present
Succeeded by
NA
Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 62
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Deborah Berry (D)