Dennis Black

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Dennis Black
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Iowa State Senate District 21
Incumbent
Assumed office
1994
Current term ends
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Retired Conservationist
Website Senate website
Dennis Black (b. December 18, 1939) is a Democratic member of the Iowa Senate, representing District 21. Black served in the Iowa State House of Representatives from 1982 to 1994. He then joined the Iowa State Senate in 1994.

Black earned his BS in Forest Management from Utah State University, Logan, in 1963. He went on to receive his MS in Natural Resources Economics in 1965.

Black is a Natural Resources Consultant and Conservationist. He has worked as District Commissioner for Jasper County Soil Conservation. He is also past Director of the Jasper County Conservation Board.

Committee assignments

Elections

2006

On November 7, 2006, Black was re-elected to the 21st District Seat in the Iowa State Senate, defeating Tim Morgan (R). [1] Black raised $129,131 for his campaign, while Morgan raised $64,303. [2]

Iowa State Senate, District 21 (2006)
Candidates Votes
{[won}}Dennis Black (D) 13,486
Tim Morgan (R) 10,456

Personal

Black and his wife, Faun Stewart, have three children.

External links

References

  1. 2006 Iowa Election Results
  2. 2006 Money Raised, Iowa Candidates