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Welcome to Iowa on Ballotpedia!


Located in the Midwest region of the United States, Iowa is landlocked by the Mississippi River, Missouri River, Wisconsin, Illinois, South Dakota, Missouri, Nebraska and Minnesota. Nicknamed the “Hawkeye State,” Iowa is the 30th most populous of the 50 United States and has been one of the safest states in which to live. The capital and largest city is Des Moines. Currently, Iowa has two members of the U.S. Senate, a total of four members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 100 members of the Iowa House of Representatives and 25 members of the Iowa State Senate. As of September 2013, Iowa is one of 13 states that is under divided government and does not have a state government trifecta.

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2013 elections in Iowa

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Exceptions include special elections.

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Voting in Iowa

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External resources for the State of Iowa

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National politics in Iowa


CongressLogo.png United States congressional delegation from Iowa



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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:Predecessor:
Chuck Grassley
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Iowa 1981January 3, 2017November 8, 2016LinkJohn C. Culver (D)
Tom Harkin
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, Iowa 1985January 3, 2015LinkRoger W. Jepsen (R)


Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. House of Representatives

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:Predecessor:
Bruce Braley
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Democratic PartyDistrict 1 2007January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkJim Nussle (R)
Dave Loebsack
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Democratic PartyDistrict 2 2007January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkJim Leach (R)
Steve King
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Republican PartyDistrict 4 2003January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkTom Latham (R)
Tom Latham
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 1995January 3, 2015November 4, 2014LinkLeonard Boswell (D)


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The structure of the Iowa judicial system is laid out in Article V of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the Iowa Supreme Court, the Iowa Court of Appeals and the Iowa District Courts.


The federal court system is made up of four federal courts: the Northern District of Iowa, the Southern District of Iowa and their corresponding bankruptcy courts. Appeals from these courts are heard in the Eighth Circuit Court.

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The Hawkeye State
Capital:   Des Moines
Motto:   Our Liberties We Prize and Our Rights We Will Maintain
Population:   3.05 million
Area of state:   56,271 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1846
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