David Johnson (Iowa Senate)

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David Johnson
Iowa State Senate District 3
Assumed office
Current term ends
January 10, 2015
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
David Johnson is a Republican member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 3. Johnson served in the Iowa State House of Representatives from 1998 to 2002. He joined the Iowa State Senate in 2003 and has served in that position since. He is currently State Senate Assistant Minority Leader.

Johnson earned his BA in History from Beloit College in 1973.

Johnson has worked as a Newspaper Publisher/Editor and a Dairy Farmer.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Johnson has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Johnson served on these committees:



See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2010

Johnson won re-election to the 3rd District Seat in the Iowa State Senate on November 2. He had no opposition, and received 17,770 votes.

Johnson had no opposition in the June 8th Republican primary election.[1]

Iowa State Senate, District 3 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png David Johnson (R) 17,770 100%


On November 7, 2006, Johnson was re-elected to the 3rd District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Mel Berryhill (D).[2] Johnson raised $61,659 for his campaign, while Berryhill raised $39,286.[3]

Iowa State Senate, District 3 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Johnson (R) 12,328
Mel Berryhill (D) 11,162

Campaign donors


In 2006 Johnson collected $37,335 in donations.[4]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Dental Association $3,500
Iowa Pork Producers Association $1,000
Iowa Health Care Association $1,000
Monsanto $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kenneth Veenstra
Iowa Senate District 3
Succeeded by