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  name                = Greg Forristall |
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  |Name = Greg Forristall
  political position  = Iowa House of Representatives District 98 |
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  |Profile picture = Greg Forristall.jpg
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  |Position = Iowa House of Representatives District 22
  assumed office     = 2007 |
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  |Status = Incumbent
  term ends          = 2010 |
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|Tenure = 2007-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 = 2007
  website             = [http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=6489&ga=83 House site] |
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|Political party = Republican
}}{{tnr}}'''Greg Forristall''' (b. February 15, 1950) is a [[Republican Party|Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing the 98th District since 2007.
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}}{{tnr}}'''Greg Forristall''' (b. February 15, 1950) is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Iowa House of Representatives]], representing District 22. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.
  
Forristall is a farmer, and has worked as a financial services provider.
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Forristall's professional experience includes working as a farmer and financial services provider.
  
He is a member of the Iowa Corn Promotion Board, Iowa Farm Bureau, and US Feed Grains Council.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=58433 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Forristall]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Forristall served on the following committees:
  
==Committee membership==
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{{Committee Assignments
* [[Economic Growth Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Economic Growth]] (Ranking Member)
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|State = Iowa
* [[Education Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Education]]
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|year = 2012
* [[Human Resources Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Human Resources]]
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
*Subcommittee on Economic Development Appropriations
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|Committee1 = Human Resources
* [[Ways and Means Committee, Iowa House of Representatives|Ways and Means]]
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|Committee2 =  Labor
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|Chair2 = Chair
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|Committee3 = Transportation
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means
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===2011-2012===
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Forristall served on the following committees:
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|year = 2011
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Education  
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|Chair1 = Chair
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|Committee2 = Labor
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|Committee3 = Ways and Means  
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===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Forristall served on the following committees:
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|State = Iowa
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|year = 2009
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|Chamber = House of Representatives
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|Committee1 = Economic Growth
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|Committee2 = Education
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|Committee3 = Human Resources
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|Committee4 = Ways and Means  
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==Elections==
 
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===2012===
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:: ''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Forristall ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012|Iowa House of Representatives]] District 22. Forristall defeated [[Clint Fichter]] in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. No Democratic candidates filed in the district. The general election took place 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>
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|Chamber= Iowa House of Representatives, District 22
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|party= Republican
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|winner1 = Greg Forristall
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|Inc1 = Y
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|candidate2 = Clint Fichter
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|votes1 = 2529
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|votes2 = 1615
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}}
  
 
===2010===
 
===2010===
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
::''See also: [[Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
Forristall ran for re-election to the 98th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition.  He was also unopposed in the Republican primary.  The general election took place on November 2, 2010.
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Forristall won re-election to the 98th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition.  He was also unopposed 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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| colspan="2" | {{won}}'''Greg Forristall (R)'''
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| align="right" | 9,498
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==Campaign Donors==
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==Campaign donors==
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===2012===
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===2010===
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In 2010 Forristall collected $15,815 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 = $15,815
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|org1 = Associated General Contractors Of Iowa
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|org2 = Iowa Bankers Association
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|org3 = Iowans For A Skilled Workforce
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|org4 = Iowa Hospital Association
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|org5 = Sac & Fox Tribe
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|orgdonor1 = $1,000
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|orgdonor2 = $1,000
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|orgdonor3 = $500
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|orgdonor4 = $500
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|orgdonor5 = $500
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==Personal==
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Forristall is a member of the Iowa Corn Promotion Board, Iowa Farm Bureau, and US Feed Grains Council.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=58433 Project Vote Smart - Rep. Forristall]</ref>
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==Recent news==
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*[http://www3.legis.state.ia.us/ga/member.do?id=6489&ga=83 Greg Forristall on the Iowa House Website]  
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*[http://www.legis.iowa.gov/Legislators/legislator.aspx?GA=84&PID=6489 Greg Forristall on the Iowa House Website]  
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=58433 Project Vote Smart bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=58433 Project Vote Smart bio]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=58433 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/voting_category.php?can_id=58433 Project Vote Smart Legislative Profile]
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Greg Forristall
Greg Forristall.jpg
Iowa House of Representatives District 22
Incumbent
In office
2007-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 7
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
Bachelor'sUniversity of Iowa, 1972
Master'sUniversity of Iowa, 1973
Personal
BirthdayFebruary 15, 1950
Place of birthCouncil Bluffs, IA
ProfessionFarmer
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Greg Forristall (b. February 15, 1950) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 22. He was first elected to the chamber in 2006.

Forristall's professional experience includes working as a farmer and financial services provider.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Human Resources
Labor, Chair
Transportation
Ways and Means

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Forristall ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 22. Forristall defeated Clint Fichter in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012. No Democratic candidates filed in the district. The general election took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 22 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Forristall Incumbent 61% 2,529
Clint Fichter 39% 1,615
Total Votes 4,144

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Forristall won re-election to the 98th District Seat in 2010 with no opposition. He was also unopposed in the Republican primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 98
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Forristall (R) 9,498

2008

On November 4, 2008, Forristall was re-elected to the 98th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives with no opposition. [4] He raised $9,467 for his campaign. [5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 98
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGreg Forristall (R) 13,167

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Forristall collected $15,815 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[6]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Greg Forristall's campaign in 2010
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$1,000
Iowa Bankers Association$1,000
Iowans For A Skilled Workforce$500
Iowa Hospital Association$500
Sac & Fox Tribe$500
Total Raised in 2010 $15,815

2008

In 2008 Forristall collected $9,467 in donations.[7]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $1,500
Forristall, Greg $1,012
Iowans for Tax Relief $1,000
Pottawattamie County Republican Party $600

Personal

Forristall is a member of the Iowa Corn Promotion Board, Iowa Farm Bureau, and US Feed Grains Council.[8]

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term Greg + Forristall + Iowa + Legislature

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Political offices
Preceded by
Deborah Berry (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 22
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 98
2007–2013
Succeeded by
Mary Wolfe (D)