Frank Wood

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Frank Wood
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Iowa House of Representatives District 92
Incumbent
In office
January 14, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Iowa State Senate
2004-2008
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Frank Wood is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 92. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012. He previously served in the Iowa State Senate from 2004 to 2008.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Economic Growth
Education
Local Government

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 be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Frank B. Wood was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Ross C. Paustian was unopposed in the Republican primary. Wood will face Paustian in the general election.[1][2][3]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Wood ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 92. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated District 84 incumbent Ross C. Paustian (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[4][5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 92, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngFrank Wood 52.4% 8,392
     Republican Ross C. Paustian Incumbent 47.6% 7,626
Total Votes 16,018

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Wood is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Wood raised a total of $576,361 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 20, 2013.[6]

Frank Wood's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 92 Won $18,440
2008 Iowa State Senate, District 42 Defeated $292,279
2006 Iowa State Senate, District 42 Not up for election $16,202
2004 Iowa State Senate, District 42 Won $249,440
Grand Total Raised $576,361

2012

Wood won election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Wood raised a total of $18,440.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Frank Wood's campaign in 2012
Iuoe Local 150 Federal Pac$1,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 25$1,000
Frank Wood for Supervisor$640
Electrical Workers Local 145$600
Democratic Party of Scott County$600
Total Raised in 2012$18,440
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
Jerry Kearns (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 92
2013–present
Succeeded by
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