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  |Name = Gary Worthan
 
  |Name = Gary Worthan
 
  |Profile picture = Gary Worthan.jpg
 
  |Profile picture = Gary Worthan.jpg
  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 52
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 11
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Status = Incumbent
 
  |Tenure = 2006-Present
 
  |Tenure = 2006-Present
  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 2, 2010|January 10, 2013]]
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
 
  |Assumed office = 2006
 
  |Assumed office = 2006
  |Political party = Republican |Party dot = {{reddot|size=10px}}
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  |Political party = Republican
 
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  |Base salary = $25,000/year
 
  |Base salary = $25,000/year
  |Per diem = $118/day
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  |Per diem = $135/day
 
  |Pension  =  
 
  |Pension  =  
  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|November 2, 2010]]
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  |Last election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
 
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  |First elected = 2006
 
  |First elected = 2006
 
  |Term limits =  
 
  |Term limits =  
  |Next election = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|November 6, 2012]]
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  |Next election = November 4, 2014
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Gary Worthan''' (b. 1954) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 52nd District since winning a special election in December 2006.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Gary Worthan''' (b. 1954) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 11 since 2013. He previously represented District 52 from December 2006 to 2013.
  
 
Worthan works as a farmer.  He is a member of the [[sunshinereview:Buena Vista, Iowa|Buena Vista County]] 4-H Committee, Buena Vista Cattleman's Association Board, Buena Vista County Extension Council, and the Farm Bureau.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69484 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Worthan]</ref>  
 
Worthan works as a farmer.  He is a member of the [[sunshinereview:Buena Vista, Iowa|Buena Vista County]] 4-H Committee, Buena Vista Cattleman's Association Board, Buena Vista County Extension Council, and the Farm Bureau.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69484 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Worthan]</ref>  
  
 
==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations
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|Committee2 = Judiciary
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|Committee3 = Public Safety
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|Committee4 = Veterans Affairs
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Worthan has been appointed to the following committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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{{Committee Assignments
*Subcommittee on Justice System Appropriations, Chair
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* [[Transportation Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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|State = Iowa
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Appropriations  
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|Committee2 = Public Safety  
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|Committee3 = Transportation
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|Committee4 =
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|Committee5 =
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===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
 
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
* [[Agriculture Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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|Collapse= Yes
*Subcommittee on Justice System Appropriations (Ranking Member)
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|State = Iowa
* [[Transportation Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Agriculture  
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|Committee2 = Appropriations  
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|Committee3 = Public Safety  
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|Committee4 = Transportation
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|Committee5 =
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}}
  
 
==Elections==
 
==Elections==
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Worthan ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 11. Worthan ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.<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 May 15, 2012]</ref>
  
 
===2010===
 
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==Campaign donors==
 
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
In 2010 Worthan collected $24,259 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
 
In 2010 Worthan collected $24,259 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed as follows:<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=IA&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable 2010 Contributions to Iowa House candidates]</ref>
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==Recent news==
 
==Recent news==
 
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Revision as of 10:28, 19 March 2013

Gary Worthan
Gary Worthan.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 11
Incumbent
In office
2006-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 8
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Associate'sIowa State University
Personal
Place of birthStorm Lake, IA
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Gary Worthan (b. 1954) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 11 since 2013. He previously represented District 52 from December 2006 to 2013.

Worthan works as a farmer. He is a member of the Buena Vista County 4-H Committee, Buena Vista Cattleman's Association Board, Buena Vista County Extension Council, and the Farm Bureau.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Appropriations
Judiciary
Public Safety
Veterans Affairs

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Worthan ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 11. Worthan ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and was unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Worthan won re-election to the 52nd District seat against Danuta Hutchins (D). Worthan had no opposition in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[4]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 52 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngGary Worthan (R) 6,076
Danuta Hutchins (D) 2,175

2008

On November 4, 2008, Worthan was re-elected to the 52nd District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Russell P. Camerer (D). [5] Worthan raised $28,932 for his campaign, while Camerer raised $1,151. [6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 52
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.pngGary Worthan (R) 7,362
Russell P. Camerer (D) 3,843

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Worthan collected $24,259 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[7]


2008

In 2008 Worthan collected $28,932 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $5,739
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $2,750
Iowans for Tax Relief $2,500
Iowa Farm Bureau $1,178

Recent news

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Preceded by
Henry Rayhons (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 11
2013–present
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Iowa House of Representatives District 52
2006–2013
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