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  name                = Bruce Hunter |
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  |Name = Bruce Hunter
  political position  = Iowa House of Representatives District 62 |
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  |Profile picture = Bruce Hunter.jpg
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 34
  assumed office     = 2003 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2013 |
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|Tenure = 2003-Present
  political party    = [[Democratic]] |
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
  profession          = Legislator |
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|Assumed office = 2003
  website             = [http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=317 House website] |
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|Political party = Democratic | Party dot = {{bluedot|size=10px}}
}}{{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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|Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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|Birthday = June 22, 1955
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|Place of birth = Wabasha, WI
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|Profession = Loan Consultant, Iowa Student Loans
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|Religion = Methodist
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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==
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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===2013-2014===
* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
* [[Labor Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Labor]]
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*Subcommittee on Administration and Regulation Appropriations (Co-Chair)
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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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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
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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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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Hunter served on the following committees:
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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==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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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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|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===
 
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Hunter was re-elected to the 62nd District Seat in the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating Chris Sanger (R). <ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election results]</ref>  Hunter raised $17,085 for his campaign, while Sanger raised $4,152. <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 Iowa House of Reps., 2008 Money Raised]</ref>
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On November 4, 2008, Hunter was re-elected to the 62nd District Seat in the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], defeating Chris Sanger (R).<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2008/OfficialCanvass2008General.pdf 2008 Iowa Election results]</ref>  Hunter raised $17,085 for his campaign, while Sanger raised $4,152.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_election_results.phtml?s=IA&y=2008 Iowa House of Reps., 2008 Money Raised]</ref>
  
 
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==Campaign Donors==
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Hunter
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|Full name = Bruce Hunter
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|year = 2004
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link =<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=4852 ''followthemoney.org'', "Hunter, Bruce," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 27744
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 34]]
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|totalraised2010 = 17140
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|Iowa State House, District 62]]
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|totalraised2008 = 17085
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008|Iowa State House, District 62]]
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|totalraised2006 = 8695
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|result2006 = Won
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|office2006 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2006|Iowa State House, District 62]]
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|totalraised2004 = 11945
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|result2004 = Won
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|office2004 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2004|Iowa State House, District 62]]
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}}
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Hunter
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|full Name = Bruce Hunter
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|reference = http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140199
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 27,744
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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|org2 = Operating Engineers Local 234
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|org3 = Iowa Association of Realtors
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|org4 = Iowa Credit Union League
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|org5 = Food & Commercial Workers District 431
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|orgamount1 = 3000
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|orgamount2 = 1250
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|orgamount3 = 1000
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|orgamount4 = 1000
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|orgamount5 = 1000
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===2010===
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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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{{slp donor box 2010
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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = $17,140
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors Of Iowa
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|org2 = International Brotherhood Of Electrical Workers
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|org3 = Friedmann Jr, Edward B
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|org4 = Barattas
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|org5 = Iowa Healthcare Association
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|orgdonor1 = $1,500
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|orgdonor2 = $1,350
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|orgdonor3 = $1,000
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|orgdonor4 = $993
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|orgdonor5 = $750
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|}}
  
 
===2008===
 
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[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]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140199 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121569 2010], [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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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

Comprehensive donor information for Hunter is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Hunter raised a total of $82,609 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[6]

Bruce Hunter's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 34 Won $27,744
2010 Iowa State House, District 62 Won $17,140
2008 Iowa State House, District 62 Won $17,085
2006 Iowa State House, District 62 Won $8,695
2004 Iowa State House, District 62 Won $11,945
Grand Total Raised $82,609

2012

Hunter won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hunter raised a total of $27,744.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Bruce Hunter's campaign in 2012
Associated General Contractors of Iowa$3,000
Operating Engineers Local 234$1,250
Iowa Association of Realtors$1,000
Iowa Credit Union League$1,000
Food & Commercial Workers District 431$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$27,744
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010 Hunter collected $17,140 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]

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 Healthcare Association$750
Total Raised in 2010 $17,140

2008

In 2008 Hunter collected $17,085 in donations.[8]

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)