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Helen Miller
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Iowa House of Representatives District 9
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sHoward University
Master'sOur Lady of the Lake University
J.D.Georgetown University
Personal
Place of birthNewark, NJ
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Helen Miller is a Democratic member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 9. She was first elected to the chamber in 2002.

Biography

Miller's professional experience includes working as an Attorney and Executive Director of Young at Art.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Economic Growth
Natural Resources
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Iowa House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Helen Miller was unopposed in the Democratic primary and was unchallenged in the general election.[1][2][3][4]

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Miller ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 9. Miller ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated Matt Alcazar in the general election on November 6, 2012.[5][6]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 9, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngHelen Miller Incumbent 60.6% 8,399
     Republican Matt Alcazar 39.4% 5,450
Total Votes 13,849

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Miller won re-election to the 49th District seat against Matt Alcazar (R). Miller had no opposition in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 2, 2010.[7]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 49 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngHelen Miller (D) 4,857
Matt Alcazar (R) 4,512

2008

On November 4, 2008, Miller was re-elected to the 49th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Michael J. Littzen (R).[8] Miller raised $34,363 for her campaign, while Littzen raised $4,422.[9]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 49
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngHelen Miller (D) 7,901
Michael J. Littzen (R) 5,338

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Miller is available dating back to 2002. Based on available campaign finance records, Miller raised a total of $238,179 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 19, 2013.[10]

Helen Miller's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Iowa State House, District 9 Won $46,924
2010 Iowa State House, District 49 Won $34,235
2008 Iowa State House, District 49 Won $34,363
2006 Iowa State House, District 49 Won $26,219
2004 Iowa State House, District 49 Won $30,207
2002 Iowa State House, District 49 Won $66,231
Grand Total Raised $238,179

2012

Miller won re-election to the Iowa House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Miller raised a total of $46,924.
Iowa House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Helen Miller's campaign in 2012
Iowa Democratic Party$5,442
Associated General Contractors of Iowa$3,500
Iowa Farm Bureau$1,429
Iowa Turkey Federation$1,000
Operating Engineers Local 234$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$46,924
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010 Miller collected $34,235 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[11]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Helen Miller's campaign in 2010
Iowa Democratic Party$2,907
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$2,500
Iowa State Bar Association$1,450
Iowa Corn Growers Association$1,000
Koch Industries$900
Total Raised in 2010 $34,235

2008

In 2008 Miller collected $34,363 in donations.[12]

Her four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $2,750
Iowa State Bar Association $2,100
Great Plains Laborers District Council $1,300
Monsanto $1,250

Personal

Miller and her husband have three children. She is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association, Fort Des Moines Museum and Education Center Board, Iowa State Bar Association, National Black Caucus of State Legislators Executive Committee, State Agricultural and Rural Leaders Inc Board and Webster County Crime Stoppers.[13]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Stewart Iverson, Jr. (R)
Iowa House of Representatives District 9
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 49
2003–2013
Succeeded by
Dave Deyoe (R)