Dan Muhlbauer

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Dan Muhlbauer
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Iowa House of Representatives District 12
Incumbent
In office
January 10, 2011-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Member/Chairman/Vice Chair, Crawford County Supervisor,
2004-2009
Education
Associate'sEllsworth Community College
Personal
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionUnited Methodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dan Muhlbauer is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 12. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010. He previously served in the Iowa House from 1983 to 1993 and was a Crawford County Supervisor from 2004 to 2009.

Biography

Muhlbauer's professional experience includes owning and operating a family farm.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Administration and Rules
Agriculture
Public Safety
Veterans Affairs
Ways and Means

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Dan Muhlbauer was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Brian Best was unopposed in the Republican primary. Muhlbauer will face Best in the general election.[1][2][3]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Muhlbauer ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 12. Muhlbauer ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Barney Bornhoft in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 12, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDan Muhlbauer Incumbent 61.1% 9,189
     Republican Barney Bornhoft 38.9% 5,861
Total Votes 15,050

2010

Muhlbauer won election to the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Daniel D. Dirkx (R) in the November 2 general election.[6]

Muhlbauer was nominated for the 51st House district seat July 19th in a special convention. The convention was called because Democrat Larry Lesle dropped out of the race before the primary.[7]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 51 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDan Muhlbauer (D) 6,410
Daniel D. Dirkx (R) 4,510

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Muhlbauer is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Muhlbauer raised a total of $142,029 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[8]

Dan Muhlbauer's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 12 Won $61,573
2010 Iowa State House, District 51 Won $80,456
Grand Total Raised $142,029

2012

Muhlbauer won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Muhlbauer raised a total of $61,573.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dan Muhlbauer's campaign in 2012
Iowa Democratic Party$5,801
Associated General Contractors of Iowa$3,000
Iowa Association of Realtors$3,000
Iowa Corn Growers Association$2,500
Iowa Bankers Association$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$61,573
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Muhlbauer raised $80,456 in contributions.[9]

His three largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Democratic Party $59,645
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa $1,500
Partridge, D G $1,250

Personal

Muhlbauer and his wife, Patti, have three children. He has served on the boards of a number of community organizations, including the Crawford Co. Development Corporation, Youth Emergency Services in Cherokee, Iowa and West Central Community Action in the town of Harlan.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Linda Upmeyer (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 12
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
Rod Roberts
Iowa House District 51
2011–2013
Succeeded by
Josh Byrnes (R)