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Revision as of 06:08, 26 December 2012

Hubert Houser
Iowa State Senate District 49
In office
Term ends
January 10, 2015
Years in position 12
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$118/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Iowa House of Representatives
Date of birthOctober 9, 1942
Place of birthPottawattamie County, IA
Office website
Hubert Houser (b. October 9, 1942) is a Republican member of the Iowa State Senate, representing District 49. Houser was a member of the Carson-Macedonia School Board. He was County Supervisor for Pottawattomie County Board of Supervisors from 1979 to 1993. He served in the Iowa State House of Representatives from 1992 to 2001. He then joined the Iowa State Senate in 2003.

Due to redistricting in 2012, Houser was moved into District 11 and will represent it when the 2013 session begins in January 2013.[1][2]

Houser attended Carson Macedonia Community School. He went on to attend Iowa State University.

Houser is a farmer.

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Houser has been appointed to these committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Houser served on these committees:



See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2010

Houser defeated Democratic candidate Scott Schondelmeyer by a margin of 15,017 to 5,281 in the November 2 general election. [3]

In the June 8 primary election, Houser ran unopposed. [4]

Iowa State Senate, District 49 (2010) General Election
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Hubert Houser (R) 15,017 74%
Scott Schondelmeyer (D) 5,281 26%


On November 7, 2006, Houser was re-elected to the 49th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate with no opposition.[5] He raised $22,770 for his campaign. [6]

Iowa State Senate, District 49 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngHubert Houser (R) 14,373

Campaign donors


In 2010, a year in which Houser was up for re-election, he collected $40,550 in donations.[7]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:


In 2006 Houser collected $22,770 in donations.[8]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Robinette, David and Mary $3,000
Iowa Corn Growers Association $2,000
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $1,500
John Deere & Co. $1,250

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Houser has a wife, Paula Ackerman.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mark Shearer
Iowa Senate District 49
Succeeded by