Jack Drake

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Jack Drake
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Iowa House of Representatives District 21
Incumbent
In office
1993-Present
Term ends
January 11, 2015
Years in position 21
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$25,000/year
Per diem$135/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolAtlantic High School
Personal
BirthdayJuly 29, 1934
Place of birthWalnut, IA
ProfessionFarmer
ReligionUnited Methodist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Jack Drake (b. July 29, 1934) is a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives, representing District 21. He was first elected to the chamber in 1992.

Drake's professional experience includes working as a farmer, and President of the East Pottawattamie Extension Council.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Iowa Committee Assignments, 2012
Agriculture
Appropriations
State Government

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2012

Drake ran in the 2012 election for Iowa House of Representatives District 21. Drake ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5, 2012 and defeated John Rose in the general election on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 21, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Rose Incumbent 56.9% 8,322
     Democratic Jack Drake 43.1% 6,297
Total Votes 14,619

2010

See also: Iowa House of Representatives elections, 2010

Drake won re-election to the 57th 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 57
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJack Drake (R) 7,817

2008

On November 4, 2008, Drake was re-elected to the 57th District Seat in the Iowa House of Representatives, defeating Ron Rosmann (D). [4] Drake raised $40,590 for his campaign, while Rosmann raised $14,114. [5]

Iowa House of Representatives, District 57
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJack Drake (R) 8,317
Ron Rosmann (D) 5,835

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010 Drake collected $20,410 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed as follows:[6]

Iowa House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Jack Drake's campaign in 2010
Iowa Corn Growers Association$1,500
Iowa Credit Union League$1,000
Associated General Contractors Of Iowa$1,000
Iowa Wholesale Beer Distributors Association$750
John Deere & Co$500
Total Raised in 2010 $20,410

2008

In 2008 Drake collected $40,590 in donations.[7]

HIs four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Iowa Republican Party $9,325
Associated General Contractors of Iowa $2,500
Iowa Credit Union League $2,500
Iowa Wholesale Beer Distributors Association $1,500

Personal

Drake is a member of 4-H, Cattlemen's Association, Corn Growers, East Pottawattamie County Farm Bureau, Pottawattamie County Republican Central Committee, Pottawattamie County Taxpayers Association, Soybean Association, United Methodist Church, and the Walnut Area Development Association.[8]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Anesa Kajtazovic (D)
Iowa House of Representatives District 21
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Iowa House of Representatives District 57
1993–2013
Succeeded by
Nancy Dunkel (D)