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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
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Dawson ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 14. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Greg Grupp]] in the November 6, 2012 general election. Incumbent [[Josh Byrnes]] ran in District 51 due to redistricting.<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 April 23, 2012]</ref>
 
Dawson ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 14. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated [[Greg Grupp]] in the November 6, 2012 general election. Incumbent [[Josh Byrnes]] ran in District 51 due to redistricting.<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 April 23, 2012]</ref>
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==Personal==
 
==Personal==

Revision as of 13:12, 4 December 2012

David Dawson
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Candidate for
Iowa House of Representatives District 14
PartyDemocratic
Education
High schoolWillow Community
Bachelor'sIowa State University
J.D.UCLA
Personal
ProfessionLawyer
Websites
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
David Dawson is a 2012 Democratic Representative-elect for District 14 of the Iowa House of Representatives.

Dawson has owned and operated his own law firm since 2010. He attended UCLA, receiving a Juris Doctorate. He also earned Bachelor's degrees in Sociology and Psychology from Iowa State University.[1]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Dawson's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Jobs and the Economy

  • Excerpt:"my number one priority will be to implement policies that will encourage job creation in iowa."

Education

  • Excerpt:"I want to improve educational quality for all children and ensure students stay connected to schools and achieve their full potential."

Workers

  • Excerpt:"I will work to improve health insurance quality and reduce health insurance costs so health care is more accessible and affordable for all workers and their children."

Fiscal Responsibility

  • Excerpt:"I will work to balance the state budget and prevent tax increases on working families and small businesses."

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Dawson ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 14. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Greg Grupp in the November 6, 2012 general election. Incumbent Josh Byrnes ran in District 51 due to redistricting.[2][3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 14, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Dawson 59.6% 6,617
     Republican Greg Grupp 40.4% 4,494
Total Votes 11,111

Personal

Dawson and his wife Liza have two children.[1]

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