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Heaton's professional experience includes owning Iris Restaurant and working as a teacher. He in the United States Army Reserve.
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Heaton's professional experience includes owning Iris Restaurant and working as a teacher. He was in the United States Army Reserve.
  
 
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David Heaton
David Heaton.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 84
Incumbent
In office
1995-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 19
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1994
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sIowa Wesleyan College, 1964
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 2, 1941
Place of birthSigourney, IA
ProfessionBusiness Owner
Websites
Office website
Personal website
CandidateVerification
David Heaton (b. February 2, 1941) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 84. He was first elected to the chamber in 1994.

Biography

Heaton's professional experience includes owning Iris Restaurant and working as a teacher. He was in the United States Army Reserve.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Ethics
Human Resources
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Heaton 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 Dave Heaton defeated Ralph Holmstrom in the Republican primary and will face Lee Harder (I) in the general election.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 84 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDave Heaton Incumbent 69.7% 1,307
Ralph Holmstrom 30.3% 569
Total Votes 1,876

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Heaton ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 84. Heaton ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. No Democratic candidates filed for this district. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Heaton won re-election to the 91st District seat against Ron Fedler (D). Heaton had no opposition in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 91 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Heaton (R) 6,642
Ron Fedler (D) 3,175

2008

On November 4, 2008, Heaton was re-elected to the 91st District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Ron Fedler (D).[6] Heaton raised $71,886 for his campaign, while Fedler raised $34,503.[7]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 91
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Heaton (R) 7,574
Ron Fedler (D) 5,549

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Heaton is available dating back to 1998. Based on available campaign finance records, Heaton raised a total of $365,331 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[8]

David Heaton's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 84 Won $65,354
2010 Iowa State House, District 91 Won $56,766
2008 Iowa State House, District 91 Won $71,886
2006 Iowa State House, District 91 Won $41,969
2004 Iowa State House, District 91 Won $36,673
2002 Iowa State House, District 91 Won $34,275
2000 Iowa State House, District 97 Won $31,271
1998 Iowa State House, District 97 Won $27,137
Grand Total Raised $365,331

2012

Heaton won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Heaton raised a total of $65,354.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to David Heaton's campaign in 2012
Iowa Healthcare Association$8,000
Iowa Dental Association$4,500
Iowa Association of Community Providers$3,500
Iowa Ophthalmology Association$2,350
Hy-Vee Inc$2,350
Total Raised in 2012$65,354
Source:Follow the Money

2008

In 2008 Heaton collected $71,866 in donations.[9]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $15,974
Iowa Association of Community Providers $5,000
Iowa Dental Association $4,250
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $2,500

Personal

Heaton is a member of the Henry County Farm Bureau, Henry County Pork Producers, Iowa Restaurant Association, Kiwanis, Mount Pleasant Chamber of Commerce and the Presbyterian Church.[10]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Ross C. Paustian (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 84
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 91
1995–2013
Succeeded by
Mark S. Lofgren (R)