Hubert Houser

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Hubert Houser
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Iowa State Senate District 49
Incumbent
In office
2003-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2015
Years in position 11
PartyRepublican
Compensation
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
1992-2001
Personal
BirthdayOctober 9, 1942
Place of birthPottawattamie County, IA
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
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.

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

Houser is a farmer.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa State Senate elections, 2012

Houser did not seek re-election in 2012.[1]

2010

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. [2]

In the June 8 primary election, Houser ran unopposed. [3]

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%

2006

On November 7, 2006, Houser was re-elected to the 49th District Seat in the Iowa State Senate with no opposition.[4] He raised $22,770 for his campaign. [5]

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

Campaign donors

2006

In 2006 Houser collected $22,770 in donations.[6]

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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Personal

Houser has a wife, Paula Ackerman.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mark Shearer
Iowa Senate District 49
2003–present
Succeeded by
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