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  |Name = Gary Worthan
  political position  = Iowa House of Representatives District 52 |
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 11
  assumed office     = 2006 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 2006-Present
  political party    = [[Republican]] |
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  |Term ends = [[Term-end dates of legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 11, 2015]]
  profession          = Farmer |
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|Assumed office = 2006
  website             = [http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=7007&ga=83 House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{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. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
  
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>
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Worthan's professional experience includes working as a farmer.
  
==Committee membership==
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==Committee assignments==
* [[Agriculture Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Agriculture]]
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===2013-2014===
* [[Appropriations Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Appropriations]]
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
* [[Public Safety Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Public Safety]]
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*Subcommittee on Justice System Appropriations (Ranking Member)
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Transportation Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Transportation]]
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|year = 2012
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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===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2011
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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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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Worthan served on the following committees:
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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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==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===
 
===2010===
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Worthan ran for re-election to the 52nd District seat against Danuta Hutchins (D).  Worthan had no opposition in the Republican primary.  The general election takes place on November 2, 2010.
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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.<ref>[http://www.sos.state.ia.us/pdfs/elections/2010/streporr.pdf Official Iowa House of Representatives General Election Results, 2010]</ref>
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  office = Iowa House of Representatives, District 52 General Election (2010)
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|-
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| colspan="2" | {{won}}'''Gary Worthan (R)'''
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| align="right" | '''6,076'''
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| colspan="2" | Danuta Hutchins (D)
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| align="right" | 2,175
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==Campaign Donors==
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = Worthan
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|Full name = Gary Worthan
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|year = 2008
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|Editdate = September 19, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=8948 ''followthemoney.org'', "Worthan, Gary," accessed September 19, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Republican
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|totalraised2012 = 16373
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa State House, District 11]]
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|totalraised2010 = 24259
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|result2010 = Won
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|office2010 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010|Iowa State House, District 52]]
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|totalraised2008 = 28932
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|result2008 = Won
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|office2008 = [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2008|Iowa State House, District 52]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = Worthan
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|office= Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = 16,373
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors of Iowa
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|org2 = Iowa Corn Growers Association
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|org3 = Agribusiness Association of Iowa
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|org4 = Iowa Motor Truck Association
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|org5 = Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa
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|orgamount1 = 2500
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|orgamount2 = 2000
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|orgamount3 = 600
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|orgamount4 = 500
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|orgamount5 = 500
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===2010===
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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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|Chamber = Iowa House of Representatives
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|party = Republican
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|total raised = $24,259
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|org1 = Iowa Republican Party
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|org2 = Iowa Corn Growers Association
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|org3 = Associated General Contractors Of Iowa
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|org4 = Iowa Farm Bureau
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|org5 = Agribusiness Association Of Iowa
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|orgdonor1 = $2,001
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|orgdonor2 = $2,000
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|orgdonor3 = $2,000
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|orgdonor4 = $1,252
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|orgdonor5 = $1,000
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|}}
  
 
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==Personal==
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Worthan is a member of the [[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>
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==Recent news==
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*[http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=7007&ga=83 Gary Worthan on the Iowa House Website]  
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*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=7007 Gary Worthan on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69484 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=69484 Project Vote Smart Bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=69484 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=69484 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96575 2008]
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*Campaign Contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=140189 2012], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=121687 2010], [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=96575 2008]
  
 
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Revision as of 17:12, 19 September 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. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Worthan's professional experience includes working as a farmer.

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.[1][2]

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.[3]

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). [4] Worthan raised $28,932 for his campaign, while Camerer raised $1,151. [5]

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

Comprehensive donor information for Worthan is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Worthan raised a total of $69,564 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[6]

Gary Worthan's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 11 Won $16,373
2010 Iowa State House, District 52 Won $24,259
2008 Iowa State House, District 52 Won $28,932
Grand Total Raised $69,564

2012

Worthan won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Worthan raised a total of $16,373.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gary Worthan's campaign in 2012
Associated General Contractors of Iowa$2,500
Iowa Corn Growers Association$2,000
Agribusiness Association of Iowa$600
Iowa Motor Truck Association$500
Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa$500
Total Raised in 2012$16,373
Source:Follow the Money

2010

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

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gary Worthan's campaign in 2010
Iowa Republican Party$2,001
Iowa Corn Growers Association$2,000
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$2,000
Iowa Farm Bureau$1,252
Agribusiness Association Of Iowa$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $24,259

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

Personal

Worthan 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.[9]

Recent news

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